English Country

English Country Dancing

English Country Dance events are co-sponsored by Woven Ring English Country Dance.

Time and Cost:

1st Sunday English Country Dance

Time: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Cost: $7 (no passes accepted)
First Sundays feature live music with an earlier start.

All other Sundays

Time: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Cost: $5 (no passes accepted)

What is English Country Dance?

English country dances are elegant social dances from the 17th and 18th Centuries that are danced to Baroque and Early Music. The first Sunday of the month includes live music by The Anytime English Players and starts an hour earlier for more dancing fun!

Special Opportunity! 1st Wednesday Modern English Country Dance

Join us 1st Wednesdays for a special Modern English Country Dance Party. This series explores newly devised or newly reconstructed historical English country dances. In addition to the long lines contra and English country dances to reels and jigs, this series will feature dances to energetic slip jigs and smooth rhythms such as waltz time and 17th C hornpipes. We will also dance to 2, 3, or 4 couple sets. The series is aimed at intermediate dancers, I.e. those who have attended at least several Sunday English country dances and are familiar with basic movements like setting, heys for 3 or 4, etc. We mostly will use recorded music.

Teachers

The teachers for English Country rotate. To find out who is teaching on a given night, check out our calendar.

November 2014 Teacher Schedule:

November 2: George Ehrenberg with the Anytime English Players
November 9: Mary Kay Schladweiler
November 16: George Ehrenberg
November 23: Mary Kay Schladweiler
November 30: George Ehrenberg

December 2014 Teacher Schedule:

December 7: Mary Kay Schladweiler with the Anytime English Players
December 14: George Ehrenberg
December 21: George Ehrenberg
December 28: Mary Kay Schladweiler

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Upcoming English Country Dance Events

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Sun 23

English Country Dance

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November 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sun 30

English Country Dance

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November 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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