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Irish fest was just 2 days ago, but that seems like too long ago. Want to relive our performance? See link below.

Thanks to Matt Vega for capturing it all on video.

Thank you to Miranda Finnerty for capturing this amazing picture!

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2 weeks ago  ·  

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Expectation vs reality. Hosting a second chance feis and Irish fest will take it out of you. Thanks to team OM for the support. Enjoy your week off. We will see you Sunday for family appreciation day! #omirishdance #irishdance #kansascity #kcfeis #kcirishfest @ The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center ... See MoreSee Less

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Sporting KC

Both Joseph and Emily were so kind to facilitate a performance for the Sporting KC crowd at our St. Patrick’s Day home opener… the dancers were simply spectacular. The OMM dancers really delivered a big show! It could not have been easy performing on the field in front of 20,000 fans (particularly our fans, who […]

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Kansas City Irish Dance

The originally certified Kansas City Irish dance academy, The O’Riada Manning Academy of Irish dance (OM) has offered a wide range of classes for both children and adults of all levels and backgrounds for over 25 years. OM’s teacher, Joseph Manning, was born and raised in Kansas City and is delighted to continue the tradition of Irish dance in this area.

OM is known for producing well-rounded competitors and performers of both traditional and modern Irish dance techniques. They currently have classes in Kansas City and Lee’s Summit.

The O’Riada-Manning Academy is dedicated to…

  • Providing all dancers with the highest quality of Irish dance lessons
  • Maintaining a positive and healthy class atmosphere for all dancers
  • Encouraging school spirit and building camaraderie between all dancers and families in the OM family

To book the OM Irish dancers for your next event, contact the academy or to become a part of the O’Riada-Manning Irish dance family, check out the registration page.