CD*NY dancing has started again. The first English dance was Tuesday, September 8, and the first contra (with Grand Picnic and Susan McElroy-Marcus) will be September 12. We will dance (almost) every week after that all year - see the schedule at right. We're looking forward to seeing you, whether you are new or familiar!
Great Bear Trio and Nor'easter, with the calling of Will Mentor, Jean Gorrindo and Bob Isaacs - Friday at Brooklyn Contra, and Saturday afternoon and evening at PS 199 (270 W. 70th St). A great weekend! Tickets available in advance (see information at http://www.brooklyncontra.org/contrashock/) or at the door. Discount for coming to all three dances.
The Country Dance * New York Gotham Assembly is an annual mid-year dance celebration. The program is made up of dances selected by vote of the dancing members of CD*NY. The Mistress of Ceremonies, translating the public's choices into a delectable program, will be Beverly Francis; and Robin Russell and Tom Phillips will provide the music.
Contrashock II brings you Perpetual e-Motion, Elixir, Nils Fredland, Will Mentor for three great dances. Friday, September 21, dance 7-11p.m. at PS 199; Saturday, September 22 at Chinatown Y Houston Street Center, experienced dance 5:45 - 7:45 and general dance 9 to midnight, with a beginner session at 8:30. Sunday we'll picnic in Central Park with informal dancing and local musicians. One of the highlights of the year! See …Continue