Tapestry Folkdance Center creates opportunities for participation in the joys of dance and music from around the world. You’ll love dancing at Tapestry! No partner is needed to dance in this safe, family friendly, alcohol-free environment. Our facility is accessible to those with disabilities. For most classes, no experience is necessary and beginners are welcome! You can pay at the door: no pre-registration required (unless specified otherwise for special events).
Special Dances This Month
- Latin American Dance Workshop: Saturday, May 27th from 4:30-5:45 pm – An amazing musical journey through the Caribbean, Central and South America to explore traditional and popular dances. The class with finish with the “Fiesta” dancing Salsa, Merengue, Bachata & more… Cost: $8 general and $5 ages 13 and under
- International Folkdance with Guest Band Traki: Join us on June 9th for this outstanding Twin Cities-based Bulgarian folk ensemble. Bulgarian folk dance is characterized by “quick-slow” rhythms rather than the steady beat of the music we hear daily, which contributes an interesting complexity to learning this dance style. Lesson: 7:30-8:30pm; Request Dancing:8:30-11:00pm. Cost: $10 general / $8 members/ $7 students/ free to ages 13 & under (must be supervised by an adult)
Humans of Folkdance
Ever wanted to know more about our the folks who dance here? Now’s your chance to get a sneak-peek at people behind the dances! Humans of Folkdance is a monthly blog dedicated to showcasing our amazing dancers here at Tapestry. Check it out and share with your friends!
Prepaid Dance Cards!
You’ve been asking for dance cards and now Tapestry is pleased to be able to say, “We’ve got them!” You can purchase a refillable dance card for $50 (cash, check or credit card) from a Tapestry admissions volunteer. The dance card can be used at any Tapestry-sponsored event (not a rental dance program). Learn more about our prepaid dance cards.