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Get ready to jig and reel this summer at Porchlight Studio in Santa Barbara!

Our Irish Dance Summer Camps offer a fantastic opportunity for dancers of all levels to immerse themselves in the captivating world of Irish dance - all instruction lead by World Champion, Alanna Callaghan.


Summer camps will run Monday-Friday from 9:00am-3:00pm

🪗🪗🎶 Intro to Celtic Music and Dance Camp:

  • July 15-19

🔥 Firedance Camps:​

  • June 17-12

  • July 22-26

  • Exclusive to: Currently enrolled students

What to Expect:

  • 🕒 Full-day camps from 9 am - 3 pm, Monday to Friday

  • 🎶 Celtic music influence in every dance session

  • 🎬 Irish film screening during lunch breaks

  • 🎨 Creative crafts to unleash your artistic side

  • 🎲 Board games for a touch of fun and camaraderie

🌟 Highlight: Conclude each camp with an optional but highly encouraged performance for family and friends, providing a platform to celebrate the participants' progress and showcase their newfound Irish dance skills!

Whether you're a beginner looking to take your first steps or an experienced dancer eager to enhance your skills, our camps cater to all.


Join us at Porchlight Studio (1624 Gillespie St. Santa Barbara, CA 93101) for an unforgettable Irish dance experience!

To secure your spot or for more information, contact us at

Let the rhythm of Ireland inspire your summer! 🌈🍀

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Irish Dance Camp





Irish Dance/Music Camp

August 5 - 8


Age 6-12

Discover the joy of Irish dance, build new friendships, and create lasting memories at our Beginner Irish Dance Summer Camp. No prior experience required – just bring your enthusiasm and dancing spirit! 

Students will learn the basic movements that make up the first few soft shoe dances, both solo and as a team. 

June 17 - 21

July 22 - 26


FIREDANCE students only

Calling all currently enrolled students! Elevate your Irish dance skills and showcase your talents at our Advanced Irish Dance Summer Camp.

Collaborate with fellow dancers to choreograph and create a captivating performance, develop teamwork and synchronization skills, and showcase your talent in an end-of-camp performance for the community!

July 8 - 12


Age 6-12

Calling all young lads with a fervor for rhythm and movement! This camp is thoughtfully crafted to immerse boys in the exhilarating world of Irish dance and music. From dynamic dance instruction tailored for boys, to an introduction to traditional Irish music and instruments, the week promises an engaging and supportive environment!

Embrace the opportunity to build confidence, rhythm, and teamwork in a boys-only setting, where camaraderie and self-expression flourish.

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