Christmas Party 2015.
A great night was had by all at our Christmas party!! A perfect opportunity to celebrate our students successes throughout the year!! Congratulations to our dancers!! We are very proud of each and every one of you!
Merry Christmas & Happy New Year to you all. C&S
Mason-Cummins Academy Class Feis 2015.
December saw another milestone for our school as we held our very first class feis.
Congratulations to all our dancers that took part and a massive thank you to all our parents and friends for their help throughout the day.
See photos from our class feis in the "2015 Gallery" header.
North East regional Oireachtas 2015
Well done to our boys & girls that competed this weekend at the North East Regional Oireachtas.
Martha 3rd u7
Abbie 10th u9
Lexie 3rd u9
Alice 7th u10
Emily 2nd u10 (WQ)
Abbey 4th u11 (WQ)
Grace 3rd u12 (WQ)
Charlie 1st u12 (WQ)
Erin 4th u13 (WQ)
Molly 3rd u14 (WQ)
Callum 1st u15 (WQ)
Jessica 1st u20 (WQ)
Sub Minor Ceili 2nd (WQ)
Minor Ceili 3rd (WQ)
& Charlotte Feather WQ (NW Regional Oireachtas)
All Ireland Championships 2015
This time 12 months ago, Emily Green had not even put her feet into a pair of heavy shoes & was competing at local feis' in the beginner grade. This week, in Killarney, she placed 5th in the girls u10 championship!! Proud is an understatement..
We're leaving Kilarney this week with 2 x podium places (Jess 5th u20 & Emily (pictured) 5th u10)
1 x 6th place (Lexie u9)
1 x 13th place (Charlie u12).
We couldnt be happier with all of your performances this week. Keep up the great work.
Great Britain Championships 2015
Congratulations to everyone that competed at the Great Britain Championships 2015. Our dancers received some fantastic results and made us very proud teachers.
A special congratulations to Jessica Healy for placing 2nd in the ladies u20 category. Well done jess, Keep up the hard work.
Ireland's North West Championships
Congratulations to our dancers that travelled to Derry, Ireland for the North West Championships. Keep up the hard work.
Cancer Research Ball
Thank you to all our dancers that performed at the charity fundraiser at the Falcon's Rugby Club in Newcastle to raise funds for cancer research.
West Of Scotland Championships 2015
Big well done to all our dancers that travelled to Scotland for The West of Scotland Championships 2015.
Happy Birthday MCA
Happy Birthday Mason-Cummins Academy!!!
To say we are proud of our students achievements over the past 2 years would be an understatement.
Thank you to our dancers & parents for all your hard work & dedication!!
South Tyneside Championships 2015
September has arrived and that only means one thing - *Feis Season*
Congratulations to all our dancers that competed at The South Tyneside Championships.
We had a lot of happy dancers going home with medals, trophys, cups & sashes from their first feis back after the summer holidays.
Well done everyone.
British Nationals 2015
Our first British National Championships. Well done to
Lexie Russell 10th place u9
Emily Green 11th place u10 (WQ)
Isla Cardno 20th place u10
Charlie Russell 8th place u12 (WQ)
Grace Stones 21st place u12 (WQ)
Molly Russell 35th place u14
Callum Hignett 8th place u15 (WQ)
Charlotte Feather 29th place u18
Jesica Healy 6th place u20 (WQ)
Also a huge well done to
Alice Brown u10 & Erin Anderson u13 at your first nationals.
Hannon Murphy Feis 2015
Congratulations to all our dancers that competed at the Hannon Murphy feis this weekend.
Mason-Cummins Academy Summer Camp
To book a place for your child/children at our summer camp please email
Dancer of The Month
Dancer of The Month for June 2015 at the Mason-Cummins Academy has been selected. Congratulations to five year old Imogen Cardno.
Mason-Cummins Academy dancers were a massive success as they performed at a wedding. To book our dancers for your wedding/function, please visit our contact tab at the top of the page.
Tierney Feis 2015
Big well done to our dancers that competed at the Tierney Feis 2015 in Leeds.
Double Feis Weekend
Well done to all our dancers that competed at the St. Patricks Feis in Newcastle.
Lexie Russell u9 Champion
Grace Stones u12 Champion
Isla Cardno u10 Championship 2nd place
Also congratulations to our dancers that competed at the Hertfordshire Championships in London the same weekend.
Lexie Russell u9 Champion
Emily Green u10 Championship 2nd place
Grace Stones u12 Championship 4th place
Jessica Healy senior Championship 2nd place
Dancer of The Month
Dancer of the Month for May 2015 at the Mason-Cummins Academy has been selected. Congratulations Abbie Smart. Keep up the good work.
McElvogue Trainor Feis 2015
Congratulations to our dancers that comepeted at the McElvogue Trainor Feis 2015. Both, Lexie Russell u9 & Emily Green u10 won their open championships. We also won the schools perpetual points plaque thanks to our dancers amazing results in their grades. Well done everyone.
British Nationals 2015 - 9 weeks & counting
Perpetual Points Plaques
At the two latest feis' in the North East Region, Mason-Cummins Academy received perpetual points plaques for the amazing results our dancers achieved. As the newest school in our region, we are very proud of these achievements. Thank you to our dancers for working so hard over the past 18 months.
Congratulations to all our dancers that travelled to Limerick to compete at the Groghan Greene Feis 2015. Very proud of you all.
Crohan-Greene Feis, Limerick 2015
Lindisfarne Championships 2015
Congratulations to all our dancers that competed at The Lindisfarne Championships 2015.
Mason-Cummins Academy Quiz Night
We are looking forward to our quiz night on May 29th to raise funds for the World Championships in Glasgow 2016
Dancer of The Month
Dancer of The Month for April 2015 at the Mason-Cummins Academy has been selected. Congratulations Lucia Capocci. Keep up the good work
Easter Dance Camp 2015
Thank you to all our dancers for working so hard at our Easter Dance Camp 2015. We hope you all had fun and keep up the hard work.
World Championships 2015
Jessica Healy World Medal Holder 2015. 12th place u20!! We are over the moon!! Congratulations Jess.. You deserve it all.
One week until the World Championships of Irish Dancing in Montreal. Good Luck to all competitors.
North East Business Awards 2015
So proud of the Mason-Cummins Academy dancers performing for the Percy Hedley Foundation at the North East Business Awards 2015 in the Tyne Theatre tonight. Good Job Everyone
North East News.
Our wonderful dancers featured in the Evening Chronicle newspaper this week for St. Patrick's Day celebrations.
Happy St. Patrick's Day from all at Riverdance.
Dancer of The Month
Dancer of The Month for February 2015 at the Mason-Cummins Academy has been selected. Congratulation Alicia James Wilson. Keep up the hard work.
Mason-Cummins Academy Easter Dance Camp.
We are all looking forward to our Easter Dance Camp taking place on April 7th, 8th & 9th at Gosforth Academy.
If you have not already booked your place, contact
Scanlon Feis, Birmingham 2015
Congratulations to our dancers that competed at The Scanlon Feis 2015. You all danced superb and made us proud teachers once again.
Feis Ghlaschu 2015
Massive well done to Lexie Russell who is the u9 champion at Feis Ghlaschu 2015.
A great night was had by all at our parents night out in Ponteland. Thank you to all our parents that came out to support us and kickstart our fundraising for the World Championships 2016 in Glasgow.
The All Scotland Championships 2015
Huge congratulations to all our dancers that competed at the All Scotland Championships 2015 in Glasgow. All six of our girls recalled and came away from the prestigious championships with outstanding results. We are so proud of each and every one of you.
All Scotland Champion 2015
Emily Green won out of her beginner grades one year ago. Now she is the All Scotland Preliminary Champion, placing 15th in the Open Championship and winning 2nd place in the light round & 12th place in the Heavy round!! Well done Emily. We are very proud of all your hard work and dedication.
All Scotland Championships 2015.
The very best of luck to these six girls representing the Mason-Cummins Academy at the All Scotland Championships in Glasgow.
Dancer of the Month.
Our first Dancer of the Month for 2015 at the Mason-Cummins Academy has been seleced. Congratulations Martha Fearby. Keep up the good work.
Gates of Derry Championships 2015.
Congratulations to our dancers that competed in Derry at The Gates of Derry Championships 2015. You all danced fabulous and it shone through in your results. Keep working hard.
The North East of England Championships
Congratulations to all students for their fantastic results at their first feis of 2015. Lots of medals, trophies and silverware were taken home by the Mason-Cummins Academy boys and girls. A great start to the year.