Established in 2004, by Josephine Brennan King and her husband Carl King, idanceirish has quickly become one of the world’s leading online Irish Dancing Shops.
At Idanceirish, our focus is on providing our customers worldwide with a professional, friendly and helpful service and we pride ourselves on providing educated staff, all of whom are involved and experienced in the world of Irish Dancing.
The Idanceirish online Irish dance shop offers a comprehensive range of heavy shoes and pumps, wigs and hair accessories, socks, clothing, music and gifts. We cater from Beginner to championship level and stock all leading brands including,
- Hullachan Pro
- Fays, Rutherford, Antonio Pacelli
- Camelia Rose
Our worldwide customers choose idanceirish because of:
- Excellent customer service
- Competitive pricing &
- 30 years of Irish Dance experience
Josephine Brennan King ADCRG
A qualified Irish Dance teacher and adjudicator with An Coimisiun Le Rine Gaelacha, Josephine not only manages Idanceirish but still finds time to teach aspiring Irish Dancers in her own dance school and adjudicate all over the world.
Josephine has been involved in Irish Dancing for over 30 years. She began her Irish Dancing Career under the guidance of Vourneen O’Conner in Belfast and following an illustrious career, where she enjoyed success at Provincial, All Ireland and World Level, Josephine went on to join Michael Flatley’s “Lord of the Dance”. As Dance Captain and one of the principal dancers in the show, Josephine enjoyed 6 years touring the world with this internationally acclaimed show.
Josephine is also a qualified School teacher and has taught English and Theatre studies to A’ level. Currently she is also working as a GCSE Examiner for CCEA in N. Ireland.
As one of the directors of Idanceirish, Carl brings with him 20 years of entertainment experience. Before establishing Idanceirish in Ireland, Carl was based in the USA for 20 years. During this time, his work encompassed the management, coordination and organization of many prestigious events such as the USA Presidential Inauguration, live Television events, corporate, convention and live entertainment.
His introduction to the world of entertainment was in 1986 working for Feld entertainment, on the inaugural world tour of Walt Disney’s World on Ice. Since this auspicious beginning, he has worked with such world renowned acts as Aerosmith, Chicago, Garth Brookes, Natalie Cole, WWF and Moody Blues.
He entered the world of Irish Dancing in 1997 when he joined the production crew of Michael Flatley’s “Lord of the Dance”. During his 7 years with this show, he held the position of Production and Tour Manager for the North American troupe.
Now based in Ireland, Carl brings his wealth of experience, professionalism and talent to Idanceirish.
The Idanceirish online Irish Dancing Shop is dedicated to the promotion, representation and development of Irish Dancing in Ireland and beyond and continues to lead the way in the Irish Dance Market today.