Meet Erin Learmont!
Erin found her passion for dance at the age of 5 when she joined the Kieran/Brady School of Dance in Dublin and has had a very successful competitive dancing career to date, Winning many championships throughout the years, placing 2nd in Dublin and Leinster Championships and 5th in the World Championships.
Erin began her professional show dancing career age 7 when she was invited to tour in Austria as both a dancer and a musician for the St.Patrick’s day festival. She has danced in many corporate shows and weddings over the years and joined Celtic Rhythm and The Irish Dance Party in 2016. She is now gigging daily.
As well as dancing, Erin has a passion for music. Although she plays many instruments, she specializes in the Concertina and is also a powerful singer. She toured Germany in July 2016 as a musician for the Folklore Festival in Hamburg/Noistadt in Holstein. She gigs both home and away as a trad musician and also spends her summers gigging in pubs all over Ireland and abroad.
Erin has also appeared in numerous TV and film productions. She is a Native Irish speaker and starred as ‘Marion’ in the Irish language film ‘Marion agus an Banphrionsa’, which won Best Film in its category in the Cork Film Festival 2006.
Erin is very excited to continue her dancing and musical career and hopes to tour the world in the future.