Dearbhla began her Irish Dancing career at the age of two, and like Fergal, she was guided under the tuition of the McCormack School of Irish Dancing. Her success in her competitive dancing career is unlikely to be beaten having won 13 All-Ireland and International Dance Championships and innumerable Dublin & Leinster titles.

In 1998, she joined the internationally famous Riverdance Show, with which she toured the world many times performing over 2,000 shows. She performed on many TV show and was one of the dancers specially invited to perform on the American TV show ‘Ellen’, hosted by the famous Ellen DeGeneres. One of her fondest memories was performing with Riverdance at the Opening Ceremony of the ‘Special Olympics’ in Croke Park, Dublin in June 2003.

She obtained her Irish Dancing Teacher’s Diploma in 2005 and is presently teaching in Chicago, U.S.A. where she is also lead-dancer and choreographer for the American based ‘Celtic Dance Fusion’ troupe.


Contact Fergal: +353 (0) 86 3854 222 info@celticdancefusion.com