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Sunday 31 August 2014

Ballerina Kate lands place at top school

By Laura Larkin

Published 07/06/2014 | 10:59

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Ballerina Kate Finn

A FINGLAS ballet dancer has been chosen for the prestigious Institute of the Arts in Barcelona.

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Kate Finn (19) found a love for dancing at the age of four, and despite a learning disability her hard work is about to pay off.

She impressed tutors from the institute when they visited Dublin earlier this year.

Kate’s family’s only concern is the €9,500 cost of attending, but her mother, Alison, said: “We’ll get the money even if we have to eat beans for three years

A fundraising page has been set up at gofundme.com

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