BREAKING IS BACK!

We are happy to announce that Breaking classes are finally back at the Academy! Start Date: 23 September, 2021 Day: Thursday Time: 7 – 8pm We bring to you the very best national tuition combined with top-class facilities, to nurture future Olympic Breaking Athletes. For those unaware – Breaking, in association with the World DanceSport…

When Life Gives You Lemons… Dance It Out!

As we bid adieu to summer, we would like to share with you a glimpse of what’s been on at the Academy over the past few months. We appreciate that times have been tough and we’d like to thank all – dancers, teachers, parents and supporters for standing strong pulling through as a team. We…

International Online Open to the World Grand Prix Series by Igor Gutovskyi

During the worldwide pandemic due to Covid-19 with most countries gone into lock down, Ireland was no different. Our dance classes – cancelled. Our lessons – cancelled. Our practice sessions cancelled. Our national annual DanceSport competitions – you guessed it, cancelled! We at the Wojtek Potaszkin Dance Academy had to learn to operate very differently…

Emerald Open 2020

2020 started with competing at The Emerald Open over weekend of 22nd/23rd February. Over 2 days we had many amazing results across all ages and levels and we also had some extra achievements to celebrate: We showcased new couples . Many of our dancers across all age groups moved up and won at highest levels…

DFI Awards Night 2019

DanceSport Federation of Ireland  Awards Night 2019 On 22nd November in the beautiful setting of Talbot Hotel, Stillorgan the DanceSport Federation of Ireland hosted the 2019 Awards night. The evening was a great opportunity for our team to swap training gear for gliz and glamour and more importantly to recognise some achievements of the school….

City of Dublin Championship 2019

City of Dublin Championship 2019 On Sunday 27th October we competed in the City of Dublin Championship 2019 in National Basketball Arena, Dublin. It was a hugely successful weekend with great results for all who competed.  We were also delighted to introduce 2 new couples on our team: Justin and Madison  Lucja and Olivia Both…

The DFI Irish Open 2019

Irish Open 2019 Over the weekend of 15th & 16th June our team took part in The Irish Open 2019 in National Basketball Arena. Our competitors took part in open, solo and student/teacher events and the school achieved great results across all events. It was great way to end the season and while competitions may…

Best Sports Club in Dublin 2019!!!

2019 Winners of 98fm’s Dublin’s Best Sports Club. On 23rd May, we attended the final of 98fm Best of Dublin Awards 2019 in the fantastic  setting of the Guinness Storehouse.  We were among 80 finalists bidding for one of the 16 winner titles. After weeks of voting by the general public we had made it…

DanceSport Federation of Ireland – East Coast Cup 2019

East Coast Cup 2019 On May 19th our team took part in the DFI East Coast Cup 2019 in Greystones – Wicklow. Competitors took part in the open, solo and student/teacher events bringing home plenty of medals and trophies on the day. We were delighted to introduce our newly formed Youth Couple – Sean & Faustina who put on a…

The DFI Athletes Cup 2019

The DFI Athletes Cup 2019 On April 7th our team took part in Athletes Cup 2019 in National Basketball Arena. Competitors took part in open, solo and student/teacher events with a number of our newest dancers moving up to higher levels and achieving great results in the process. In addition, many of our more experienced dancers…

DanceMania 2019

DanceMania 2019 Dublin Join us for an action packed, energy pumping masterclass from some of Europe’s top fitness and dance instructors.  This is the first time DanceMania is hosted in Ireland and we are very excited to support this initiative. This 2 hour masterclass combines Zumba fitness with Slavica Dance (which is a modern twist…

St. Patrick’s Day Classic 2019

On Saturday 16th March 2019 our dancers took part in the St. Patrick’s Day Classic 2019. Our competitors took part in a number of Open, Student/Teacher and Solo events and as ever took home a wide range of silverware for their efforts. Now we begin work on training hard for the Athletes Cup on 7th April…

Hip-Hop in WPDA!

We are very excited to launch our new hip hop classes. This is the newest phase of the expansion of our dance school into new forms of dance, bringing different dance styles under one roof. Our hip hop classes will be full of energy and suitable for every child. In addition to the great moves…

Adult Dance Classes

Adults can dance too ! Our dance school is not just for international champions, we have adult beginner and novice classes too. Do you want to learn a dance for an upcoming event or perhaps even your wedding dance? Perhaps you have danced in the past and want to rediscover your love of dance? Or…