Summer Kansas City Dance Lessons

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 20 years. 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.

OM Instructor

Joseph began Irish dancing in the early 90’s from Christine O’Riada. He competing and performed locally and internationally, including ranking 5th in the World. In 2010 Joseph received his TCRG certification to become a certified Irish dance instructor. He took over the O’Riada academy that same year. In 2016 he received his ADCRG certification to become a certified Irish dance judge. Joseph has lived most of his life in Kansas City.


Mission Studio

6001 Johnson Drive
Mission, KS 66202

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4:30-5:00pm: Wee Ones
5:00-6:00pm: Level 1

12:00-1:00pm: Level 1

Steppin Out Dance Studio

750 NW Main
Lee’s Summit, MO 64086

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6:00-7:00pm: Level 1/2