Modern Jig Set Dances


The following are the Modern Set Dances that are acceptable to Cumann Rince Dea Mheasa.

Note: The dancer must perform an original choreographed piece where a competition states “Set Dance”. Traditional versions of the dances will not be accepted.

  1. Blackthorn Stick
  2. Deep Green Pool
  3. Donegal Rambler
  4. Drunken Gauger
  5. Fiddler Round the Fairy Tree
  6. Humours of Bandon
  7. Hurling Boys
  8. Hurry the Jug
  9. Jockey to the Fair
  10. Miss Brown’s Fancy
  11. Orange Rogue
  12. Planxty Drury
  13. Rub the Bag
  14. Sprig of Shillelagh
  15. Storyteller
  16. St. Patrick’s Day
  17. Three Sea Captains
  18. Wandering Musician
  19. Planxty Irwin
  20. Rí Laois
  21. Planxty Hugh O’Donnell
  22. The Charlady


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