First Beloit College Contra Dance
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Date: Saturday, October 27th, 2012
Time: 7:00 pm
Duration: 3 hours
Location: Studio 1, Hendricks Center for the Arts
Sponsored by: Music Department / Contact: Tes Slominski /Kate Parsons 413-834-1789
First ever Beloit College Contra Dance featuring caller: Steve Pike with music by the BrianPickers. Lessons begin at 7-7:30 p.m. Dance begins at 7:30 p.m. No experience necessary. Street shoes are not allowed in the studio - make sure you bring a spare!
Contra dance (also contradance, contra-dance and other variant spellings) refers to several partnered folk dance styles in which couples dance in two facing lines. Sometimes described as New England folk dance, contra dances can be found around the world, though they are especially popular in North America. (source: Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia)
$5 suggested donation.
This event is free and open to the campus and community.