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Irish Roots And American Branches

Artist: Footworks Percussive Dance Ensemble

Type: Assemblies / Performances

Irish Roots And American Branches

Performing live Irish music and dance with their descendant American styles, Footworks illuminates the American story of traditions coming from the Old World and meeting others here, resulting in new traditions. Students learn the powerful role the Irish played in the shaping of Maryland, the United States, and American culture.


Audience Limit: 250

Program Length: 45 minutes

Appropriate for Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, 9th Grade, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th Grade, All Grades


Assembly Price: $850

Assembly Back-to-Back Price: $1115

Workshop Cost per Day: NA

Workshop Materials Fee: NA

Travel Fee: Mileage fee may apply.

Technical Requirements

One microphone on a stand connected to the PA system in the performance space.

A wooden performing surface is preferred if available.


Diversity Awareness Month
Music in our Schools Month
National Arts and Humanities Month
National Arts in Education Week

Curriculum Connections

American History
Dance and Movement
World History