The Doyle Academy
of Irish Dance was founded by three sisters, Tanya, Lindsay and
Shannon Doyle. We have been teaching Irish Dance in the
Kitchener‑Waterloo area for over ten
We offer dance
classes from the beginner to championship level and we
are certified to teach Irish Dance through An Coimisun Le
Rinci Gaelacha in Dublin, Ireland. As techers, we are
commited to providing a strong technical foundation and performance
uniquely positioned to offer this level of
training to our students. We are each accomplished
dancers who hold Canadian, North American and World
Titles. We have also danced
professionally, including on Broadway in New York City
with Riverdance the Show.
The dancers of
the Doyle Academy have demonstrated excellence in the competitive
world of Irish Dance and we are extremely proud to be the teachers
of three current Canadian Champions and the current North American
Chamption of Irish Dance.
What sets us apart from other dance schools is our small class
sizes, high student to teacher ratio and focus on individual
It is our collective goal to enhance individual development by
providing a nurturing environment, which inspires each dancer to
their best effort and greatest accomplishments.
We believe that performing in the art of dance provides a
child with self‑confidence and an inner pride that translates into
all aspects of life.