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Aug 26

Contra Dancing

Saturday, August 26, 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 # one & two with a band playing folk music. Caller teaches and prompts ea. individual dance, about 15 minutes long, repeating 5 or more figures over & over. One of the figures causes the couples to progress, ones down the hall and twos up the hall, couples thereby dancing with successive neighbor couples. Singles, couples,families, newcomers welcome. No partner required. Suggested donations $8 general public, $6 members AZ contra groups, teachers, students, $4 teachers, students also members. 1st time dancers get second dance free. Family members after the first two are free. Lessons 7 to 7:30. For 8/26 dance, caller Archie Maclellan and bend Chupacabras. INFO: 925-5210 or www.folkhappens,org Example dances YouTube.

Contact info:
Bruce Hardwick
(928) 925-5210