Who we are

Rising Step is a collaborative performance company of veteran Irish step dancers based in the Boston area. Exuberant footwork, keen musicality, and original, playful choreography celebrate the joy and art of Irish dance.


what we do

Our mission is to inspire creativity in contemporary Irish step dance through performance of original choreography. Rising Step brings together dancers to share knowledge and steps, provides space for open collaboration, and makes Irish dance relevant to audiences.


Join the company

Rising Step is committed to creating a sustainable model of Irish dance for adults: creatively satisfying, physically sustainable, dancer-led, social and open, engaged with local musicians, and involved in our community. Rising Step holds open community practices and auditions to join the company.

If you are interested in joining us, please email us at risingstepdance@gmail.com.