Founded in 1982 in Dublin, Ireland by the late Ita Cadwell and 12 other Dublin-based teachers, Cumann Rince Náisiúnta (the National Dance Association) of Ireland is an organization that prides itself on maintaining the tradition in Irish dancing while actively encouraging the development of new and innovative work.
CRN is known for welcoming others under our open platform and keeping our dancers healthy through our safety guidelines. Over the past 30 years, Cumann Rince Náisiúnta (CRN) has expanded throughout the World to include teachers in England, Scotland, Wales, Holland, Belgium, Australia, China and throughout the USA.
If you’re looking for a way to experience authentic Irish dance
in an affirming and fun-filled environment, you’ve come to the right place!
At Ni Riain School of Irish Dance, students build poise, confidence and friendships while learning
Irish dance as a traditional and creative art form. Our school cultivates excellence through positive
reinforcement, promoting a sense of community through varied performance opportunities,
and nurturing camaraderie and goodwill towards fellow dancers both near and far.
Ni Riain School of Irish Dance has been located in York, Pennsylvania since 2009.
Join us...and see what those smiles are all about!
"Well done" to ALL of the beautiful dancers at the Ohio competition!
...& it was so nice to see our friends, both near & far.