Scoil Rince Breifne O Ruairc

27 Union StreetPittsfield, MA 01201
Phone: 4132812031Email: jennie@irishdanceberks.comWebsite: Visit Website Google Map

We offer traditional Irish dance classes at a variety of skill levels for students pre-school age through adults. Classes and workshops are held at the Elks Lodge at 27 Union Street in Pittsfield

Class descriptions are below. Need help choosing classes? Contact us to learn which ones are right for you!


Classes take place during the academic year, from Mon., September 11, 2023 through Sat., May 18, 2024.

Monday EveningsTuesday EveningsWednesday EveningsSaturday Mornings
Tir na nÓg (Preschool; 5:15–6 PM)Lions (5:15-6 PM)Lions (5:15-6 PM)Tir na nÓg (Preschool; 9:00–9:45 AM)
Bréifne Ó Ruairc Troupe (5:45-7:15 PM)Emeralds (5:45-7:15 PM)Emeralds (5:45-7:15 PM)Traditional Irish Music (9:45-10:30 AM)
Crowns (7-8:30 PM)Ceili (7-8 PM)Crowns (7-8:30 PM)Lions (9:45-10:30 AM)

Adults (7:45-8:30 PM)
Emeralds (10:15-11:45 AM)

Foireann Cavan (Competition Team) (12-1:15 PM)

We offer a traditional Irish music class for students in 3rd grade and up who play violin. Prior to enrollment, students should have at least 1-2 years of experience on their instrument. Musicians will have opportunities to collaborate with Scoil Rince Bréifne Ó Ruairc’s dancers by playing Irish tunes at a show while the dancers perform. 

Classes are held on Saturdays 9:45-10:30 AM at the Elks Lodge at 27 Union Street in Pittsfield starting September 16, 2023.