The London Open 2022

Planes, Trains and Dancing…….was the order of the day when some of our team travelled to take part in the first London Open hosted by LondonDanceNights. Team WPDA This new competition was a first for us and will not be the last as we enjoyed a fantastic event with respect to both dancing and the…

The DanceComp Ireland 2022

The DanceComp 2022 is here! . For the 9th year running, Wojtek Potaszkin Dance Academy have an action packed event planned – including a full programme of Ballroom&Latin events for all levels and ages with a highly esteemed International panel of adjudicators and International champions attending. . When: Sunday, 20th November . Where: Dolmen Hotel,…

The Open – Blackpool Tower Ballroom

From 26th-28th October our team travelled to Blackpool, UK to take part in ‘The Open’ International competition. We were delighted to be invited to this inaugural event as competitors and also our Director and Principal Teacher as a guest Adjudicator. 14 WPDA dancers took part over the 3 days with fantastic results in all categories. From…

Break The War

Wojtek Potaszkin Dance Academy was proud to be associated with one of the very first and one-of-a-kind Breakdance and Hip-Hop dance festivals – ‘BREAK THE WAR’ which was held at our studios on the 29th of October. Conceptualised by Adedayo Adeyemi, the one-day event consisted of 1vs1 and 3vs3 adults and kids dance competitions, adjudicated by…

City of Dublin 2022

Our dancers were back competing this month at the City of Dublin Championships held at Kilcullen Community Centre on the 23rd. Needless to say, it was another successful day for the Academy with great results across all age groups. We saw a lot of improved results which no doubt, come from the consistent hard work…

BREAK THE WAR

Wojtek Potaszkin Dance Academy is proud to be associated with one of the very first and one-of-a-kind Breakdance and Hip-Hop dance festivals – ‘BREAK THE WAR’! The one day event will take place at WPDA’s studios in Palmerstown, Dublin on October 29. ‘Break the War’, conceptualised by Adedayo Adeyemi is a series of annual breakdance…

The All Ireland Championships 2022

Our Academy’s dancers were delighted to be back competing at the first national competition of the season – The All Ireland Championships 2022 held in Kildare over the weekend of September 17 & 18. Open events took place on the first day and day two saw the return of student-teacher events after a gap of…

WPDA International Training Camp 2022

Some very exciting news to mark the start of new dance season – we have organised an International Training Camp at WPDA this August. We are very lucky to be able to host an event of such calibre at our studios. Introducing our guest teachers, both world renowned coaches and adjudicators. Mr. Igor Gutovskyi: Igor…

End of the season party at JumpZone!

Well that’s it folks, the 2021/22 season of dance has ended for the summer. To celebrate, some of our dancers bounced, tumbled and dodge-balled their way through a summer party at Jumpzone, Liffey Valley. Lots of fun and energy burned off followed by pizza and cake for our birthday girl Flo. We finished our season…

Sicily Dance Trophy 2022

Marking the end of a very busy international competitive season for our dancers, team WPDA travelled to the sunny town of Catania on the island of Sicily (Italy) over the weekend of June 25-26, 2022 to compete in the ‘Sicily Dance Trophy 2022’ organised by Mr. Alfredo Sgroi. A weekend well spent on the Mediterranean…

Vote for Wojtek!

It gives us great pleasure to share the news over our platform here, that our Principal Teacher and Director, Mr. Wojtek Potaszkin has been nominated for the ‘Polonial Personailty of the Year 2022’. This nomination serves as a recognition of all of Wojtek’s work in the sphere of DanceSport over the years and we wish…

The Irish Open 2022

The DanceSport Federation of Ireland hosted the Irish Open 2022 on the 19th of June at the Dolmen Hotel, Carlow. It was a day well spent for all our dancers, teachers, parents and supporters – with the added excitement of travelling out of city limits for a competition! As always, Team WPDA saw fantastic results…

DanceSport Federation of Ireland National Competitions

It’s been a busy and fulfilling month for team WPDA so far, with big events every weekend – most recently, the DanceSport Federation of Ireland’s National Competition which was held at Our Lady’s Hall, Drimnagh, Dublin on the 22nd of May. Thank you to DFI for organising this one-day competition, we enjoyed every second of…

Oksana Nikiforova in WPDA

It was an absolute pleasure to host Ms. Oksana Nikiforova at Wojtek Potaszkin Dance Academy over the weekend of May 14 and 15. This was her first time ever visiting Ireland! Many of our dancers are familiar with Oksana after training with her online before, as well as abroad at International events – we were…