Flying Irish Spring Feis
11th Annual Feis will be held on April 2, 2022

Saturday, April 2, 2022

11th Annual Spring Feis

WAIVERS ARE REQUIRED TO GAIN ENTRY TO THE FEIS! Print one out from the bottom of this info block.

Payments are due at the time of registration. Registration is limited and on a first come/first paid basis. Registrations will not be accepted after DATE TBA. A dancer is not registered until they have paid.There are no refunds, transfers or credits for the event.

CHANGES (adding a dance or changing a level) may be made up until the final (late fee) registration deadline. Changes are not permitted the day of the feis. Please make all changes via email (dance@flyingirish.com) If a dancer has entered in a wrong category/dance, they will not be allowed to compete in that dance (no refunds given. *Dancers may update their registrations through DATE TBA.

Champion & Preliminary dancers must provide their own dongle for set dance music being played on a Bluetooth device.

Dancers must pick up their own awards by the conclusion of the their dance session/the event.

The music played at this event will be from Beat Feis Music app. There will not be an 8 bar wait in between dancers.

 

 

MASKS MAY BE REQUIRED FOR ALL

Attendees may need to wear masks inside the building and may be asked to remain socially distant. Dancers with medical conditions may remove their masks while dancing (have a doctor's note if this accomodation is needed), and then put them on again as soon as they are finished dancing. *We recommend dancers practice in their masks to prepare for the feis.

FEIS WAIVER

Required--print out & hand in at door

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2022 Syllabus

Tir na nOg

Reel (1 step), Light Jig (1 step)

Beginner

Reel, Light Jig, Slip Jig, Single/Hop Jig, Treble Jig (1 step)

Intermediate

Reel, Light Jig, Slip Jig, Single/Hop Jig, Treble Jig, St Patrick's Day

Novice

Reel, Slip Jig, Single Jig, Treble Jig, Hornpipe, Blackbird, Treble Reel (1 step)

Prizewinner

Reel, Slip Jig, Treble Jig, Hornpipe, Job of the Journeywork, Treble Reel (1 step)

Champion

Reel (40 bars), Slip Jig, Treble Jig, Hornpipe, White Blanket, Treble Reel (1 step)

Event: Reel (40 bars), Treble Jig or Hornpipe, Non-Trad Set of choice (must be in contrasting tempo to hard shoe round)

  • Dancers must have material appropriate for their level. Dancers dancing material obviously below or above that competition's level will not receive full marks.

  • There will NOT be an 8 bar wait in-between solo dances.

  • Dancers who stop dancing, except in the event of an injury, will not be allowed to re-dance and will not receive any marks for that dance/round. The feis medical professional must clear an injured dancer to re-dance before the competition is closed or that dancer will not be allowed to re-dance and will not receive marks for that round.

Registration is Closed

Vendors Wanted!

Applications will be accepted in February 2022

Payment Information

A dancer is not registered until they have paid. No registrations will be accepted after DATE TBA.

 

All payments are via Venmo: @FlyingIrish or PayPal: dance@flyingirish.com

Put your dancer's name and dance school in the memo field.

There are no refunds, transfers or credits for this event.

2021 Spring Feis Schedule

WAIVERS ARE REQUIRED TO GAIN ENTRY TO THE FEIS! Print one out (above).

Dances will perform their steps 1 at a time, without an 8 bar wait in-between competitors.

*U9 = Under Age 9 (up to but not including age 9), U10 = Under Age 10 (up to but not including age 10, and so on)

  • 8:00 am     workers set up

  • 8:30 am     doors open

  • 9:00 am     Beginners U8/9 & U12/13

  • 9:45 am   Intermediate U10  

  • 10:30 am   Intermediate U12 & U17

  • 12:00 pm   Lunch Break

  • 12:30 pm   Novice U12   

  • 1:30 pm     Novice U17               

  • 2:45 pm     Prizewinner & Champion

  • 4:00 pm     Clean up               

 

PW & Champ order of dances: Event Slip Jig, PW R, Champ R, PW SJ, Champ SJ, PW TJ, Champ Event Hard Shoe, PW HP, Champ Event Sets, PW TS, Champ TJ, Champ HP, Champ TS

Buffer time has been built into this schedule. Please arrive early in case your child's competition is called (up to an hour) early. Competitions will not be held open.

Flying Irish winners' podium

Finnish Center at Saima Park

67 Scott Road

Fitchburg, MA 01420

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