Garrett School of Irish Dance

Located in the heart of the Green Mountains of Vermont, the Garrett School of Irish Dance celebrates the tradition and innovation alive in Irish dance today.

With a focus on inclusivity, community, and a strong grounding in the rich history of Ireland's dance traditions, the Garrett School welcomes dancers of all ages and abilities whether for fun, fitness, performance, or competition. The school is run by Gerlisa Garrett, TCRG, certified by the Irish Dancing Commission (CLRG) in Dublin, Ireland.

Upcoming Events:

  • Community Ceili at the Burlington Irish Heritage Festival - March 1, 1-3pm at the Richmond Free Library
  • Monthly Adult Ceili Classes - March 7, April 4 (4:15-5:15 at Contemporary Dance and Fitness, Montpelier)
  • Benefit Concert with Yanks in the Attic for Pathways Vermont - March 14, 7pm at Skinny Pancake, Burlington
  • Young Traditions Vermont Mentor/Teacher Showcase - May 2, 2020
  • Winter Session - Mondays from January 13 - May 11

Recent Events: (see photographs below)

  • Highland Center for the Arts, Benefit Concert with Yanks in the Attic - February 15, 2020
  • Ice on Fire Festival - February 2, 2020
  • Carolan Festival - June 15, 2019
  • Saint Patrick's Day Community Ceili - March 3rd 2019

Ice on Fire Festival 2020

Carolan Festival 2019

Community Ceili 2019