March 24, 2014
Michelle herself hails from Cashel and is 7 times World Irish Dancing Champion. After retiring from competitive dancing at the early age of 19 with 45 major titles under her belt, Michelle followed her dream of dancing all over the World as a Lead dancer and Choreographer touring not only European countries but also America, Australia and Asia. Michelle flew through her Dance exams to become a qualified teacher for An Coimisiun Le Rinci Gaelacha. The school now only open just over 3 years has spread from Cashel to Cahir, Clonmel, Dundrum, Fethard, Galbally, Golden, Littleton and Tipperary Town having many dancers winning 1st place at the mini Munster Championships in 2012 and 2013, Munster and All Ireland medalists the same years and Qualifiers for the WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS in LONDON this Easter.
Michelle’s partner Michael Fischer comes from Leipzig Germany. Michelle and Michael met on tour in Norway while Michelle danced the leading role and Michael lit the stage as the lighting designer and technician for the Irish Dance show. They toured for over 2 years together to countries such as Norway, Germany, Holland, Belgium, Switzerland and Russia before moving home to Ireland together to start a family. Their first baby daughter Elaina Lawrence Fischer was born on 11th February this year.
The Michelle Lawrence SchoolOf Irish-Dancing opened August 31st 2010 in Cashel, Co. Tipperary, Ireland
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