The Story of Irish Dance

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Brandon, 1999 - Dance - 188 pages
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From early accounts of dance customs in medieval Ireland to the present, Helen Brennan offers an authoritative look at the evolution of Irish dance. Colorful anecdotes bring the story alive as people remember the conflicts resulting from new dance styles.

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The History of Dance in Earlier Times
Learning to Dance

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About the author (1999)

Brennan is an authority on Irish dance. Her MA thesis was on Connemara old-style dance. She has written on the history of dance in History Ireland Magazine. She was a consultant for the producers of "Riverdance".

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