Irish Dance develops


The Scariff School of Irish Dance is the premier Irish Dance school in Utah, home to Utah’s only 2016 World Championship-qualifying dancers.

Irish Dance Develops


Scariff School dancers enhance stage presence & develop teamwork & self-esteem by performing at numerous events throughout the year.

Irish Dance Develops


By dancing and training together, Scariff School dancers forge strong bonds to become great team mates & friends.

Try a FREE Irish Dance Class! Call (801) 867-7388 for details!

We offer classes from beginner to championship level dancers from ages 3 and up, with adult and team dance classes. View Full Schedule

Scariff School dancers enjoy competing in local, national, and international dance competitions (feisanna). See Where We’ve Competed Lately!

The Scariff School provides memorable performances for any size audiences at any venue, for community or corporate events, weddings, or parties. Learn More


The Scariff School of Irish Dance offers Irish dance instruction for both competitive and recreational dancers. We offer classes for ages 3 through adult in all different skill levels. Our studios are conveniently located in Salt Lake City, Sandy and Centerville, Utah.




Alan Scariff, T.C.R.G., began his dancing career at the age of four at the O’Flaherty School of Irish Dancing in Galway, Ireland. He enjoyed huge success in his competitive years, winning first place at multiple World Irish Dance Championships, the Connachts and All Irelands. At the age of 16, he was invited to dance professionally. Before turning to teaching in 2011, Alan spent eight years with Riverdance, several of those as lead dancer and dance captain.