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What a weekend! #mcglfeis17 150 150 Isabel Yorke

What a weekend! #mcglfeis17

We have just about recovered from the whirlwind that was the McGL feis 2017 – here are some highlights! Our Entry Thank you to everyone who attended, making the competitions a truly global affair, and an amazing pleasure to watch. There were… 1000 dancers, representing… 75 dance schools, representing… 10 countries! One Team We want…

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Two days to go! 150 150 Isabel Yorke

Two days to go!

Our new backdrops banners and podium have arrived and our awards are ready to be won! We can’t wait to see you all there!

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Final Timetable for McGL Feis 2017 150 150 Isabel Yorke

Final Timetable for McGL Feis 2017

Here is our final timetable for next weekend. Please click the following link for a downloadable version: McGL Open Feis 2017 final timetable (Rev A). Please note this shows an update made 21/03/17 (Rev A). All changes from the provisional timetable are shown in red.

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Leanne is RTME’s Teacher of the Week! 150 150 Isabel Yorke

Leanne is RTME’s Teacher of the Week!

The Registered Teachers of Mainland Europe (RTME) association has featured our very own Leanne Gray in their “teacher of the week” post. Leanne regularly travels to Warsaw and Prague to teach, and this year saw 11 solo dancers and a senior ceili team qualify for the World Championships. We are very proud of Leanne and…

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Less than two weeks to go! 150 150 Isabel Yorke

Less than two weeks to go!

The Southern England region has seen some great and well-attended feiseanna this year and finally ours is the next one! We hope to issue our final timetable by the end of this week. This will take account of all the entries received to date, plus a realistic estimate of entries taken on the day, based…

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Travelling from all over! 150 150 Isabel Yorke

Travelling from all over!

Come and compete with dancers from all corners of the globe! With only just over a week to go before the closing date we are pleased to see entries coming in on a daily basis! Particularly amazing are entries we are receiving from all corners of the globe. So far we’ve had dancers enter from as…

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All Scotlands 2017 – McGL results! 150 150 Isabel Yorke

All Scotlands 2017 – McGL results!

A huge well done to our dancers who traveled to Glasgow last week to compete in the All Scotland Championships. We had some fantastic results, including three podium finishes! Congratulations all, and thank you to Frances, Marion and Leanne who went to support.

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All ready for the All Scotlands! 150 150 Isabel Yorke

All ready for the All Scotlands!

Good luck to our dancers travelling to the All Scotland Championships this week. Go smash it!

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Congratulations Katie Smith, TCRG 150 150 Isabel Yorke

Congratulations Katie Smith, TCRG

Another former McGL dancer, Katie Smith, has just passed her TCRG qualification! We wish her the very best with her future plans. An amazing achievement Katie!

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Grade Exams 150 150 Isabel Yorke

Grade Exams

McGL recently held a day of Grade Examinations in Oxford. These events offer an alternative path of progression in Irish dance and eventually count towards a TCRG (Irish dance teaching) qualification. It looks like great fun too! Stay tuned for our next grade exam day – to be held on the 14th May 2017 (save…

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