School Show: Trinity Irish Dance Company

Trinity Irish Dance Company

Grades K-12

Trinity Irish Dance Company dazzles audiences with its hard-driving percussive power, lightning-fast agility, and aerial grace in their fusion of Ireland’s vibrant and long-standing dance-form and elements of American innovation. Don’t miss this special presentation for students from the multi-award winning dance company in perfect time for St. Patrick’s Day.

Common Core Content Standards Easily Applied in Your Classroom


  • 6-8.RH.2: Determine the central ideas or information of a primary or secondary source; provide an accurate summary of the source distinct from prior knowledge or opinions.
  • 9-10.RI.6: Determine an author’s point of view or purpose in a text and analyze how an author uses rhetoric to advance that point of view or purpose.
  • 11-12.RI.3: Analyze a complex set of ideas or sequence of events and explain how specific individuals, ideas, or events interact and develop over the course of the text.

Lesson Plan Idea


Using dance as text, discuss the viewpoint of the choreographer as an author and the purpose of a piece of their choreography.

Art Talks: Free Guided Tours of the Sculpture Garden

Extend your field trip by touring our Sculpture Garden with a specially trained docent! Our current exhibition, Harmonies: Kati Casida, Catherine Daley, and Jann Nunn, features three highly acclaimed Bay Area sculptors. Join us with a group of up to 100 people for a a walking tour through these unique works. Tours begin 15 minutes after school shows and last approximately 20 minutes. Advanced registration is required. Sign up using the application available online, or email Chrystie Prokopakis for more information.

MORE INFORMATION

  • Find materials for every show, policies, and more resources here.
  • To contact us, email Chrystie Prokopakis, School & Family Coordinator, or call 707.800.7504.

Event Information


Monday, March 4, 2019
9:30 am
60 minutes
trinityirishdancecompany.com

LBC performance may vary.

Set the Stage


Prepare your students for their trip to the theater with these free resource materials.

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