Joan Harris Centre
The Harris Conservatory for the Arts is the area’s premiere performing arts training facility. Housed in the former Sacred Heart School on Charles St, the 20,000 square foot facility is home to the Joan Harris Centre, Dragons Tale Karate Dojo, Temple Guitar School, Ripple Effects Music Studio, Kids Tunes, Scoil Rince Na Connemara Irish Dance School, Kirby Kids and more. Classes offered in the conservatory include training in ballet, jazz, modern, hip hop, contemporary, Irish step and tap dance. You can also take lessons in karate, voice, piano, violin, guitar, trump, French horn and flute, just to name a few. The building has a fully stocked dance shop that is open to the public. The Harris Conservatory is your One Stop Shop for the Arts!