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Oct 28

Contra Dancing

Saturday, October 28, 2017 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM

First Congregatiaonl Church
216 E. Gurley
Prescott, AZ 86301

Contra dancing is a social dance of long lines of couples # 1 & 2 and a band playing Celtic music. Caller teaches & calls ea. individual dance, about 15 minutes long, repeating 5 or more figures over & over. One of these moves causes the couples to progress, 1s going up the hall & 2s down the hall, couples thereby dancing with successive neighbor couples. Singles, couples, families, newcomers welcome. No partner required. Suggested donation $9 general public, $6 members AZ contra dance groups, teaches, students, $4 teachers, students also members. 1st time dancers get 2nd visit free. Family members after the 1st 2 are free. Lessons 7 to 7:30. For 10/28, caller Michaela White & band Chupacabras. INFO: 925-5210 or www.folkhappens.org. Example dances YouTube. SPECIAL: the Prescott International Folk Dancers will provide a demonstration during the break.

Contact info:
Bruce Hardwick
(928) 925-5210
bruce.hardwick1947@yahoo.com
www.folklhappens.org