Book Us


This is one of our most favorite events of the year! Join us March 10th for the fun!! ... See MoreSee Less

38th Annual Brookside St. Patrick's Warm-Up Parade

March 10, 2018, 2:00pm - March 10, 2018, 4:00pm

The 2018 Brookside St. Patrick’s 38th Annual Warm-Up Parade is Saturday, March 10, 2018 at 2:00pm. Be "Charmed" this year with a jolly parade of Irish spirit and festivities. Celebrate St. Patrick's Day early in #BrooksideKC at this family-friendly, FREE event.

2 days ago  ·  

View on Facebook

Due to ice and freezing temperatures, classes today, Feb 20, are canceled. Enjoy your well earned rest!!! ... See MoreSee Less

4 days ago  ·  

View on Facebook

Watch Us

About Us

Carnival for CASA

We were thrilled to have the OMM dancers perform at our Carnival for CASA event. They were enthusiastic, professional, and highly entertaining. Our audience loved them, and they greatly enhanced our event. Martha Gershun

read more

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.