The Yeates Academy of Irish Dance and Molly Malone Irish Dancers was Established in 1985, and is the longest running Irish dance school in Oregon. Instructors Sinead Yeates, TCRG, Meaghan Feeback, TCRG, Meghan Bjerke and Studio Directors Molly Malone and Breda Yeates bring a wealth of knowledge in Irish Dance plus over 40 years of teaching and performance experience. Read more.

PDX Studio Closed Next Week!

The studio will be closed from Monday, July 1st through Saturday, July 6th, as the teachers will be at the North American Irish Dance Championships (The Nationals) in Vancouver, BC.

Regular classes will be held from Tuesday, July 9th through Wednesday, July 31st.

Yeates Academy Summer Workshop.

Yeates Academy of Irish Dance is hosting their summer workshops again! Please see the links below for further information.

Yeates Intro to Irish Dance Workshop

Yeates Studio Summer Workshop


Our 8-hand team is dancing The Cross Reel in the girls U-16 competition. 
Aoife, Erin, Molly, Molly Kate, Olive, Raegan, Taliya & Zoe

Yeates solo dancers:
Amelia, Aoife, Caitlin, Kaitlin, Molly, Molly Kate, Olive, Raegan & Taliya

Yeates Academy 2019 World Qualifiers

Aoife Brogan
Finn Bawden
Levi Hauck
Katlin Nims-Fournier

2019 World Irish Dancing Championships
Greensboro, North Carolina, U.S.A.
14th - 21st April, 2019.


Sunday, May 5th at 2 pm
Clark College - Gaiser Hall

Rehearsal, Saturday Math 4th from 12-4 pm
*each class will be assigned an individual rehearsal time*

Oregon State Championship Feis

Oregon State Championship Feis 2019
Hosted by Yeates Academy of Irish Dance

Saturday, June 8th.

Fleadh Rince Na Gaelacha Feis

Fleadh Rince na Gaelacha 2019
Hosted by Yeates Academy of Irish Dance

Sunday, June 9th

Sheraton Airport Hotel
8235 Northeast Airport Way, Portland, Oregon 97220
For questions please email Breda Yeates at