Saturday Evening Dances
6:15 — 7:50: International
International Folk Dance Band - music from Russia,
Scandinavia, Germany, the Balkans, Greece, Israel, and the US. Meryl
Lee Corcoran; Gary Breitbard; Ned Gault; Jena Rauti; Pete Showman;
Sue Ellen Porter; Dave Bogdanoff; Chiara Bos.
Break from 7:50 to 8:05pm.
8:05 — 10:00: A Vintage
Brassworks and PEERS
Join Frank Beau Davis and the Brassworks and callers
James and Cathleen Myers of PEERS for an informal but
elegant evening of vintage ballroom dancing. Dance beautiful
rotary waltzes, Viennese Waltzes, polkas, mazurkas (or hambos), schottisches,
vintage tangos and foxtrots, vintage Swing, English country dances,
reels, mixers, and other popular couple and set dances of the 19th
and 20th centuries. Dance everything from the beautiful Congress of
Vienna Waltz to the cool Big Apple! All set and pattern dances will
be briefly taught or called.
Sunday Evening Dance
6:30 — 9:30:
Contra and Square Dance!
Modern American Contra and Square Dance: flowing and fun
moves, danced to Early American and Celtic live music. No partner needed.
All dances taught and prompted. All experience levels welcome. Dance Callers:
Celia Ramsey, Mavis McGaugh, Kelsey Hartman, Ric Goldman, Jim Saxe.
Break from 7:55 to 8:10pm.
Open Band led by Art Peterson & Ann
McChesney-Young, and the Contra
Band Music Class.