MacArthur School of Dance
The MacArthur School of Dance continues to promote Cape Breton's celtic culture through both the traditional and modern forms of Celtic Dance. The School is owned and operated by Champion Dancer, Kelly MacArthur. Kelly has danced for the past 32 years all over Canada, the U.S. and Europe. The School offers instruction in several forms of dance, including: Scottish Highland, National & Character Dances, Cape Breton & Celtic Step Dance and Cape Breton Square-Sets. Specialty classes are also offered ~ such as Creative Dance & Movement, Hip Hop, Contemporary and Modern, as well as Adult Classes in several styles. The school also has a performance troupe called the CapeLand Dance Company, which is a traveling troupe of top-level Premier dancers. All levels of dance are taught at the school ~ from the bare beginner to the most advanced in all dance genres. Young dancers may begin at the school when they are 4-5 years of age, and classes are also offered to Adults of all ages.
From left to right: Dr. Laith Shimon, Dr. David Brake, Dr. Kevin Orrell, Carl Calder, Dr. Susan Ritcey, Dr. Liam Orrell, Dr. Mandat Maharaj, Dr. Tom Hewlett