Marianne is the host of a popular, long-running Irish radio show in Philadelphia heard every Sunday from noon-1:00 on www.wtmrradio.com. She has been involved in the Irish dance and music scene in Philadelphia since the 1980’s. Having danced most of her life, she became involved in ceili and set dancing in the 80’s and has taught in night schools, for Irish cultural groups as well as at small and large gatherings for special events and fundraisers.
She has organized and hosted many dance workshops (step, set, sean nos) and ceilidhs in both S. Jersey and Philadelphia and has run dance and music tours to Ireland for 15 years. Marianne has also organized and hosted many trad concerts, Rambling Houses, CD launches, trivia and movie nights at the Commodore Barry Club aka “The Irish Center” in Philadelphia.