Chesapeake Irish Dance was originally based in Annapolis only and has since grown to include classes in Kent Island as well.  Founder and Instructor Shirley O'Hare has over 30 years of experience working with children of all ages. 

Originally from Northern Ireland, she is most passionate about teaching/sharing her love of Irish Dancing, Culture & Music with her students. Above all, Chesapeake Irish Dance is committed to bringing out the best in each dancer.




Shirley O'Hare, Founder & Instructor