Ms. Amanda Finnegan, Lower School teacher, and her Finnegan Academy of Irish Dance would like to extend a very warm and Happy St. Patrick’s Day to all of our wonderful dancers, families, friends and co-workers at MVA! We certainly exemplify the luck of the Irish to have been blessed with such support and enthusiasm since beginning our Irish dance program at Montverde Academy.
The Finnegan Academy is excitedly preparing for an extremely busy weekend of Irish Dance performances in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day. Three MVA students, Sophie Owen, Charlotte Newton and Katie Fracker, will join Ms. Finnegan live on Fox 35 News St. Patrick’s Day morning, bringing the Rhythm of Ireland to spectators throughout Orlando in a showcase of Irish Dance!
In addition, we wish the very best of Irish luck to MVA students taking part in this weekend’s performances at celebrations in a number of places, dancers are: Constanca Quintas, Sophia Hanson, Brooke Burton, Charlotte Newton, Sophie Owen, Katie Fracker, and Katie Morin. You can catch the dancers performances on:
March 15 – from 6:30–7:00 p.m. at the Crooked Can Saint Patrick’s Day Festival and from 7:30–9:30 p.m. at the Gary Lovini, King of the Strings at the Dr. Phillips Performing Arts Center.
March 16 – from 5:00–9:00 p.m. at the Celebration Art and Wine Stroll and and from 7:30–9:30 p.m. at the Gary Lovini, King of the Strings at the Dr. Phillips Performing Arts Center.
March 17 – from 12:00 – 6:00 p.m. the Finnegan Academy of Irish Dance will perform throughout the day at Clermont’s very first St. Patrick’s Day festival outside Sun Creek Brewery.
Stop by our booth to say Irish Failte, dance with us or enjoy some Irish Dance on the main stage throughout the day. Happy St. Patrick’s Day!