1st Dancer in residence appointed to Kerry County Council

Maggie Harvey is to be the county’s first dancer in residence. Her appointment to Kerry County Council is in association with Siamsa Tire and the Association of professional dancers in Ireland, the APDI. She plans to organise classes with professional dancers and students as well as working with the wider community to promote dance in Kerry. Maggie Harvey comes from Monkstown in Cork. She has an M.A in dance performance from the University of Limerick and has been teaching dance and organising workshops since 1994.