Led by Jill d’Alton – former ballerina with the Irish National Ballet, Kate Gandara – former Artistic Director International Ballet of Houston (USA), and Richard d’Alton – former dancer with the National Ballet of Cuba & Principal Dancer of Orlando Ballet (under Fernando Bujones) we aim to bring top quality training and opportunity for young artists pursuing a career in dance. 

Through our weekly training, workshops, and private lessons – we will be able to offer dancers the best training and guidance in Ireland.

Some of the schools our dancers in America were accepted to include: The Royal Ballet School (Covent Garden), The Bolshoi Ballet Academy (Russia), The Princess Grace Academy (Monte Carlo), Canada’s National Ballet School (Toronto), The Ailey School (New York), The JKO School at American Ballet Theatre (New York), Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet School, The Kirov Academy (Washington), and many others! 

Some of the professional companies our dancers have secured contracts to include: Cincinnati Ballet, BalletMet Columbus, Teatrul de Ballet Sibiu (Romania), Ballet Memphis, Sarasota Ballet, Ballet Idaho, Ballet Florida, and many others!

Suzi Roberts, 15 Semi-Finalist - 37th Prix de Lausanne
Trained by Richard d'Alton & Jill d'Alton

Michelle Garcia, 17 - winner of the 
IV International Dance Competition in
Barcelona, Spain
Trained by Kate Gandara, Jill d'Alton &
Richard d'Alton​​​​
No Exams, No Hassle, Pay by the Month or the Class!
No Exams, No Hassle, Pay by the Month or the Class!
No Exams, No Hassle, Pay by the Month or the Class!

Dance Addiction, Kimmage: Starting 8th of January 2016!

Friday: 6:00 to 8:00
1:20 minutes Classical Ballet Class + 40 min Secondary Class

*Secondary Class may include: Contemporary Variations, Classical Variations, Choreographic Composition, or Contemporary Repertoire – at teachers’ discretion*
We use 12 and up as a guideline for ages. We are currently catering to Intermediate & Advanced Dancers! If you are not sure whether you/your child falls into the Intermediate category – please contact us and we will evaluate each person individually. If you have taken any of our Workshops in Ireland – you are more than welcome to take these classes!

20 Euro per day (includes both Classical & Secondary Class – payable prior to class starting)

Private Lessons:30 Minute & 90 Minute Private Lessons are available from:

5pm – 6pm & 8pm – 9pm on Friday

Cost: €45 for Half-Hour Private Lesson, €90 for Full Hour

Private Lessons rotate teachers between Jill d’Alton, Richard d’Alton, and Kate Gandara

To schedule e-mail kgandara27@yahoo.com

How to Register for Classes:
Send us an e-mail and info to secure your place!

Rebekah Morrow, 15 - currently 
attending The Princess Grace
Academy in Monte Carlo, Monaco
Trained by Richard d'Alton, Jill d'Alton
& Kate Gandara​​​​
David Nava, 16 - Semi Finalist of the 
5th Rudolf Nureyev IBC (Budapest)
Trained by ​Jill d'Alton, Kate Gandara &
Richard d'Alton​