The Maribor Open, Slovenia 2017

As our amazing journey to international events continues, 3 of our dancing couples competed in the Maribor Open in Slovenia over the weekend. This was also our very own Wojtek’s another international event to adjudicate at. And what a weekend! – from the start to finish it was such an amazing and eye opening experience….

International Dance Community

Each year as our dance school evolves and grows stronger, we embark on new challenges to showcase our dancers at international events and also to invite others to join us. This years Christmas DanceComp which we hosted, was not only our largest Dance Sport event in Ireland to date (Over 370 dancers competed and 1000 spectators watched)…

DFI Christmas DanceComp 2017

The 4th annual Christmas DanceComp hosted by the Karen & Wojtek School of Dance was held over the weekend and from start to finish it was an amazing event. This spectacular event was held in the National Basketball Arena, Dublin was a showcase for hosting one of the largest competitions in the country. Over 370…

DanceSport Federation of Ireland Awards 2017

We had a great night at the annual DanceSport Federation of Ireland Awards. It is a great opportunity to celebrate the past year with our K&W friends, teachers, students & parents. Huge thanks to all at the DanceSport Federation of Ireland for hosting such a great event! The night was also a very proud moment for…

City of Dublin Championships 2017

City of Dublin Championships 2017 – October 29th Team Karen & Wojtek competed in the annual City of Dublin Championships over the weekend and as always our students made us very proud with huge achievements in the under 8, juvenile, junior and the youth sections. Our dancers put on amazing displays on the dance-floor and…

UMSK International Championships, Reykjavik-Iceland 2017

UMSK International Championships 2017 – October 21st. Team Karen & Wojtek travelled to Reykjavik, Iceland to participate in the 2017 UMSK International Championships. This was our second year to join this great competition and our dancers showcased Irish Ballroom and Latin dancing to such a high standard on an international setting. Our dancers all performed…

DanceSport Federation of Ireland – All Ireland 2017

The annual All Ireland Competition hosted by the DanceSport Federation of Ireland was held on September 23rd and 24th. This All Ireland Competition is an exciting two day event for both couples and solo Ballroom and Latin dancers at all levels and it is one of the top events in the annual dancing calendar. As…

The Irish Open/National Irish Championships 2017

The Irish Open Championship took place on 25th June.  Last competition of the season in Ireland. All the hard work paid off again with a large amount of trophies and medals taken home by our students. Our Under 8 solo dancers made us the proudest school when after 4 long rounds they were in a…

Student of the Month

Every month we choose the most dedicated, most hard working Dancer who will become the Student of the Month and get a trophy. The decision is always very hard because all of our Students are working really hard. They are always very excited when we announce the winner. Congratulations to Justin Plesca who was awarded our…

Karen Byrne in Dancing With The Stars

There has been great excitement at Karen & Wojtek School of Dance over the last few weeks with the start of the Dancing With The Stars TV Show. Our fabulous teacher Karen Byrne from Dublin has been making us all very proud. She was partnered up with sports commentator Des Cahill for the show & has…

Dancing With The Stars Ireland

We are delighted and very excited to announce that one of our teachers – Dublin native Karen Byrne has been invited to appear on the new ‘Dancing With The Stars Ireland’ TV programme. Karen who is the Irish Latin Champion has been chosen as one of the professional dancers who will be paired up with one…

Christmas/Awards Party 2016

After a very successful year our last event was as always our much anticipated Christmas Party with Our Student of the Year Award. We had a great time with all our students and parents. All the dancers received their National and International awards and our beginners were all given achievement awards to recognise all the hard work…

The Late Late Toy Show

There was a great excitement in our school with 2 of our students appearing on the Late Late Toy Show this year! Luke & Halle successfully got through the audition processs to appear on the live show! They were the only Ballroom and Latin dancers picked from 35,000 applications this year!!! Everyone at Karen & Wojtek…