Dance and Event Links

 

The organizations that run these events and the communities that host these dance series made me feel welcome and valued as a teacher and leader, and I hope you will have the same experience, as a dancer, an organizer, a caller, or a musician.


Adirondack Dance Weekend (run by the DanceFlurry Organization)

English Week at Pinewoods Camp  run by the Country Dance and Song Society (CDSS)

Fall Frolick (weekend run by the Bay Area Country Dance Society)

FASH workshop at Twyford Village Hall (run by the Folk Association of South Hants)

Fiddlers' Picnic (annual event run by the Iowa Friends of Old-Time Music)

For the Further Improvement of Dancing (weekend run by Andrew Shaw) at Halsway Manor

Harvest Moon Dance Weekend (run by Chicagoland English Country Dance)

The London, ON, English Dance Weekend (run by True North Music and Dance)

Marchfest (weekend run by the Central Illinois English Country Dancers)

Mostly English from Both Sides of the Pond (week run by Rosemary and Steve Hunt) at Halsway Manor

NEFFA (The New England Folk Festival)

Purbeck Dance Weekend (Dorset, UK, run by Rosemary and Steve Hunt)

Sharpes Assembly English Country Dance Weekend (Sebring, Florida, run by Catie Condran Geist)

Spring Fever Dance Weekend (run by the Bay Area Country Dance Society)

Terpsichore's Holiday (week run by the Lloyd Shaw Foundation)

The Victoria, BC, English Country Ball Weekend (run by the Victoria English Country Dance Society)


Events in:

Ann Arbor, MI (Ann Arbor Community of Traditional Music and Dance)

Baltimore, MD (The Baltimore Folk Music Society)

Binghamton, NY (Binghamton English Country Dancers)

Boston, MA (CDS-Boston Centre and BIDA (Boston Intergenerational Dance Advocates))

California:

    Berkeley (Berkeley Experienced ECD), Palo Alto (Peninsula ECD), Sebastopol (Sebastopol ECD),

    Ukiah (Ukiah Contradance)

Chicago, IL (ECD at Fermilab and ECD at The Nineteenth Century Club)

Concord, MA (Thursday Contras at The Concord Scout House)

England:

  1. Bournemouth, Dorset (Bournemouth (Westhill) Folk Dance Club), Cheltenham,  Gloucestershire (club dance), Croston, Lancashire (workshop organized by Andrew Shaw),  Haskayne Village, Lancashire (workshop organized by Andrew Shaw), Highnam, Gloucestershire (event organized by Robert Moir), London (Friends of  Cecil Sharp House), Salisbury,  Wiltshire (Salisbury Folkdance Club), Woodlands, Dorset (club  dance)

Iowa:

  1. Ames (Wild Rose English Country Dancers), Des Moines (Des Moines Contra Dance Connection) , Fairfield (Fairfield Folk Arts & Dance Co-op), Grinnell (Grinnell College Contra Dance Club), Iowa City (English Country Dancers of Iowa City and Ralston Creek Country Dancers), Mt. Vernon (barn dances), Newton (community barn dance series), Oskaloosa (Nelson Pioneer Farm & Museum)

Minneapolis, MN (Tapestry Folk Dance Center)

Princeton, NJ (Princeton Country Dancers)

St. Louis, MO (Childgrove Country Dancers)