Irish Step Ensemble

What can you do as a dancer in this ensemble?

  • Dance
  • Perform in two major performances in our very own, Edgerton Theater
  • Possibly perform in various performances on and off campus
  • Earn College Credit

Our Mission

“To provide the opportunity for each and every student to pursue their passion for dance; we execute: enthusiasm, good will, pass no judgment, and consistently strive for both personal and physical growth. We aim to uplift one another in mind and spirit. Most of all, we always act with extreme integrity! Let’s DANCE...!!”

Audition Information

All new students interested in the Irish Step Ensemble at Sacred Heart University must either audition in person or submit an audition video (your best work; not to exceed two minutes in length) for placement purposes.

Candidates will be selected on their ability, proven technical background, and performance in Irish Step. Each dancer should express keen choreography and performance.

Please submit your digital video to: and title your email: SHU Irish Step Audition Video. If for some reason you cannot submit a video or wish to audition in a different form, you must contact the Assistant Director of Dance, Jessica Berard.

More Information

Jessica Berard
Assistant Director of Dance Programs
Sacred Heart University Performing Arts

View the SHU Dance Program Handbook - Irish Step

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