Stephanie Hamilton

SSE Arena, Belfast - 4th - 5th September 2015

Mrs Stephanie Hamilton ADCRG CRDM has 41 years’ experience within the Irish Dance and Music world. She is a fully qualified dance teacher and adjudicator.  Her school, the Erinmorne Dance Academy is affiliated to the Cumann Rince Dea Mheasa (CRDM) Organisation on an open platform basis which allows dancers and teachers from other organisations to compete against each other in an atmosphere aimed at achieving the highest level of competition at World Championship level.
Alongside this she also has a BSc (Hons) in Psychology.

As a champion dancer she has danced in numerous venues around the world. Such as the Waterfront Hall, The Odyssey, Ulster Hall, Grand Opera House, the Europa and Ramada Hotels and many more.  Internationally she has participated in European Folklore Festivals in countries such as Spain, Portugal, France, Holland, Grand Canaries, Tenerife, Poland, Germany, Greece, North America, South America, the Caribbean and Disneyland.

She has also performed at events with many celebrities, including Prince Andrew at the VJ celebrations, Sir Wayne Sleep, May McFetridge, Gerry Kelly, Daniel O’Donnell and Brian Kennedy.  She has danced in many lead roles, appearing both on Television and the world wide stage.  Additional to this Stephanie plays the Irish Harp and the Fiddle at traditional music sessions and weddings all over Ireland.  She has also won an award within the Irish Music Community.

Stephanie welcomes dancers of all ages to reach the best of each child’s abilities, from all backgrounds, as well as outreach work, which is focused within designated areas of risk and social and economic deprivation, in order to promote, foster and encourage the furtherment of Irish dancing.  

Stephanie’s ethos is to honour ties with the past whilst combining traditional and newly choreographed routines.  She is delighted to be involved in creating innovative and progressive dance routines for the 2015 Belfast Tattoo.

Applications for The Belfast Tattoo 2015  Dance Troupe are available here