Jyväskylä - Teachers

All our teachers in Jyväskylä are very experienced Irish dancers and teachers.
They can be reached by email: inspiraljyvaskyla@gmail.com

Karoliina Hirvonen

Advanced Beginners / Primary / Intermediate / Online classes

Karoliina has practiced Irish dancing for over 15 years, but her repertoire also includes ballet, jazz dance and contemporary dance.

Karoliina has accumulated a lot of competition and performance experience. She has competed all over Europe, and has also gained valuable competition experience from the All Scotland Championships and the RCCEA Mainland Europe/Asia Championships.

Karoliina’s dance teacher is Tereza Bernardová (TCRG), and she competes under inSpiral Dance Company Finland (CLRG) at the Open Championship level. She has completed 11/12 of the CLRG Grade Exams and hopes to be able to participate in the TCRG exam in the next few years.

Karoliina has participated in RCCEA’s teacher training seminar in Prague in 5/2019 and CLRG’s Overseas Development Online seminar in 1/2022 and Riverdance Summer School in 2020 and 2021. She is also a choreographer and Dance Captain for Fuarán Irish Dancers show group.

As a teacher, Karoliina is strict about technique and rhythm, but at the same time encourages her students to boldly experiment and use their creativity while dancing. The dance classes always have a relaxed atmosphere, and everyone is always taken into account as an individual.