Please come out for the final English dance of the season on Tuesday June 16. I'll be teaching a choice selection of dances for the warm weather and the hot band: Cynthia Shaw, piano; Naomi Morse, violin; and Gene Murrow, recorders and concertina. Lots of Fried Herman dances, some beloved historic dances, and just maybe a dance by Mary Devlin: Waltz for Mary K. --Paul Ross…Continue
Next Week (Thanksgiving week) at CD*NY: What's one of the best things about Thanksgiving? The leftovers you enjoy the day after! Well, at CD*NY on 11/25, we'll enjoy the leftovers early: something from the Punchbowl and maybe something with honeysuckle, chestnut, and mulberry. Maybe even some Jack Pudding (aka, Step Stately). Join us next Tuesday night for a program of Thanksgiving Leftovers, carefully selected from programs from the Fall season. -Paul B Ross
Cynthia, Naomi, and Gene, in Gene and Anne's apartment, toward the end of the recording session for the 2015 Playford Ball CD.Continue
Pat Shaw's dance Errol on the Green, as danced at the 2014 Playford Ball, can be viewed now on my YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/user/childgrove. This really shows the lively side of ECD, along with elements of beautiful choreographic and dancing form.