Céilí Afro Dabke


CÉILÍ AFRO DABKE, Ireland's first world music céilí featuring African dance, traditional dabke dance from Palestine/Syria and the old style Irish céilí dances. Open to all to come dance and meet folks from all over the world that live in your neighborhood. 



Ireland's first Céilí Afro Dabke held at Baile Mhuire, Tralee on Culture Night, Sept 21, 2018


Images: Rory Kirby


the team

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Catherine Young
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Music Director

Martin Schaerer 

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Rehearsal Assistant & Documentary Videos

 Eilise Sullivan

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Cormac Breathnach (low whistle/vocals), Brian Fleming (percussion), Jade O'Connor (Vocals), Jon Sanders (Mandolo) , Martin Schaerer (percussion) & Céilí tunes by Pólca 4.

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Stage Manager

Kristyn Fontanella  

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Supported By:

 Kerry County Council, The Arts Council, Creative Ireland, The Dept of Justice & Equality & Baile Mhuire