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Welcome to the Dillon-Gavin School of Irish Dance.   

Under the direction of Bernadette Dillon-Gavin, ADCRG; Rachel Dailey, TCRG and Maureen Dillon-Yawger, TCRG.


Do you have what it takes? We would love to have you join us at Dillon-Gavin. We

offer expert Irish dance instruction for all levels with small class sizesThe Dillon-Gavin studio is in Des Plaines, a northwest Chicago suburb. Our studio features a state-of-the-art sprung dance floor for optimal dancer safety. 

Questions? Comments? Click on the Contact Us tab, fill it out, submit it and we will get back to you with some answers.

General Class information for 2016: 

*Dance year = 3 sessions, Sept. thru June

*Session 3 begins March 14.

*Beginner classes: Tuesday & Saturday.

*Adult class - Get in shape & have fun!

Tuesday 7:30 to 8:30pm & 8:30 to 9:30pm.


For more information & instructions on how to sign up for classes:
Beginners click on Irish Dance Beginner info
Adults click on Adult Irish dance
Transfer dancers click on How to enroll in classes



OIreachtas 2015
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Oireachtas 2015

Congratulations to our dancers who represented Dillon-Gavin at the Oireachtas held in Minneapolis in November of 2015.  Well done to all the dancers!

Ian Diez - 2nd place 

Gabrielle Kaprak - 3rd place
Kevin Forman - 7th place

Lindsey Kelly - 11th place
Claudia Morrison - 29th place

Kayle Griffin - 33rd place

Maeve Sexton - 40th place

Mixed Ceili Under 10 - 5th place

Ireland Purcell - 18th place

Caitlyn Claussen - 23rd place
Ashlyn Pomis - 32nd place