CD*NY dancing starts again in early September. The first English dance will be Tuesday, September 8, the day after Labor Day, 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!
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