Glossary of Irish dance - Helpful guide to those new to Irish dancingThere are 36 entries in this glossary.
"Fay-lah". Typically, a dance competition that focuses only on dance, without that extra competitions that a feis may have. Also see CRN’s definition.
(pronounced "Fesh") A festival that includes figure (group) and solo step dancing, crafts, instrumental, vocal and Gaelic language competitions. The plural is feisanna. A competition with only dancing is sometimes called a feile, however, most dancing only competitions label themselves a feis.
see ceili entry for more information