Today is #stpatricksday
☘️ and competitive irish dancer julia sullivan (@julia.sullivann
) is celebrating by performing around her hometown of waterloo, ontario. “irish dance is an expression of our shared history,” julia says. “when the irish community gathers, music and dance are a vital part of the celebrations. it’s a distinctive signature of who we are.”
currently, 19-year-old julia is training for the 2019 world irish dancing championships after winning fourth place last year in her age category. “being an irish dancer has connected me to my irish family and heritage,” she adds.
photo by @julia.sullivann