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What are Circle Dance and International Folk Dance? - See Dance and Music.

You can also see some details of PAST EVENTS.

For International Folk Dancing groups elsewhere in UK visit the SIFD website.


CULTURAL AND DANCE HOLIDAY IN MOROCCO

CULTURAL AND CIRCLE DANCE HOLIDAY AT LA MAISON ANGLAISE, TAROUDANT, MOROCCO, running again 24 NOVEMBER 2020. See separate TAROUDANT page, and also the LA MAISON ANGLAISE website.

I am open to suggestions for other venues for foreign and UK residentials. See separate Pilion page on this site for previous Greek trips. Some photos from the 2009 event can be found online at Flickr.com.

 

DANCE EVENTS - UK DAYS, WEEKENDS, VARIOUS ONE-OFFS......

A hash symbol (#) before an event means it is not one I am teaching or playing at. You can also see some details of PAST EVENTS

 
SHEFFIELD, SAT. FEB. 22, 2020, 11 a.m. - 4.45 p.m. Romanian Plus - traditional dances from Romania, one or two Aromanian, one or two from historically related cultures, and one modern choreography. 11 a.m. - 4.45 p.m. Some experience of circle dance, world dance or international folk dance needed. Bring food for shared lunch; teas provided.

Venue St. Gabriel's Church Hall, Dobbin Hill, Greystones, Sheffield S11 7JB. The church is at the north end of Dobbin Hill, on west side of road, by the junction with Greystones Rd. Parking is on the street. Bring food for shared lunch; teas provided (I don't usually bring soyamilk).

COST £18 - £27, Concessions £12 *. Early booking discount £2 if booked by Jan. 30. Book in advance with £5 non-returnable deposit - email me for internet banking details , or send a cheque. *Cost; self-select according to income. Concessionary rate meant mainly for unwaged on state benefits, & for students. If in doubt, ask me.


PICKERING
, North Yorks.; SAT. MARCH 28, 2020, 11 a.m.- 4.30 p.m. The Iberian Collection - modern choreographies (all or mostly my own) to music from Iberia - Catalan, Galician, Sephardic, Spanish, Asturian, Medieval or Portuguese. Venue; Friends Meeting House, 19 Castlegate, Pickering, N.Yorks. YO18 7AX. More detail at www.paulboizot.co.uk/iberia.htm. Some experience of circle dance, world dance or international folk dance needed. Bring food for shared lunch; teas provided.

Book in advance with £5 non-returnable deposit - email me for internet banking details , or send a cheque. COST £18 - £27, Concessions £12 *. Early booking discount £2 if booked by March 5. NB places are limited due to size of venue; priority booking for local group attenders until Dec. 31, 2019, then open to all. *Cost; self-select according to income. Concessionary rate meant mainly for unwaged on state benefits, & for students. If in doubt, ask me. I’m away March 12 to 17 so won’t reply to post or phone. Will check email.


YORK; SAT. MAY 16, 2020 11 a.m.- 4.30 p.m. The Natural World - dances based on various aspects of nature and the environment. A mix of modern choreographies (including my own) and traditional dances. Some experience of circle dance, world dance or international folk dance needed. Bring food for shared lunch; teas provided.

Venue; Poppleton Road Memorial Hall, Oak St, York,YO26 4SE. http://www.poppletonroadhall.org.uk/mapmemorialhall. Buses 5, 10 from rail station, also (less frequent) 24, 142, 143. Approx. 25 mins. walk from station, 10 mins. by bus. Directions available on request.

COST £18 - £27, Concessions £12 *, Early booking discount £2 if booked by April 23. Book in advance with £5 non-returnable deposit - email me for internet banking details , or send a cheque. *Cost; self-select according to income. Concessionary rate meant mainly for unwaged on state benefits, & for students. If in doubt, ask me.


SHEFFIELD, SAT. JUNE 6, 11 a.m. - 4.45 p.m., Dances from the Internet - some that I learned from videos on the web (mostly Balkan & Greek, one or two modern), plus a smaller number of my choreographies that have videos online. And no doubt a few words on the pros and cons of learning dances online! Some experience of circle dance, world dance or international folk dance needed. Bring food for shared lunch; teas provided.

Venue St. Gabriel's Church Hall, Dobbin Hill, Greystones, Sheffield S11 7JB. The church is at the north end of Dobbin Hill, on west side of road, by the junction with Greystones Rd. Parking is on the street.

COST £18 - £27, Concessions £12 *. Early booking discount £2 if booked by Jan. 30. Early booking discount £2 if booked by May 14. Book in advance with £5 non-returnable deposit - email me for internet banking details , or send a cheque. *Cost; self-select according to income. Concessionary rate meant mainly for unwaged on state benefits, & for students. If in doubt, ask me.


FRIDAY 3 - SUNDAY 5 JULY, 2020. Bob Minney, Paul Boizot and Jo Denham play a whole weekend of LIVE MUSIC at Sophia Hatch's Circle Dance residential at ROBIN HOOD'S BAY, NORTH YORKSHIRE. Enquiries and more details; Sophia sophiafreedancer@talktalk.net.


TUESDAY NOVEMBER 24 - DECEMBER 1, 2020, TAROUDANT, MOROCCO. Another Cultural and Dance Holiday week at La Maison Anglaise! This time we will be at the newly-built all-singing all-dancing super-eco premises with pool and garden. I won't go on here about how wonderful it will be - you can see full details at http://www.paulboizot.co.uk/taroudant.htm. The venue's website is at https://cecu.co.uk.



REGULAR CIRCLE AND INTERNATIONAL FOLK DANCE GROUPS AND CLASSES


For International Folk Dancing groups elsewhere in UK visit the SIFD website.

NORTH YORKSHIRE

YORK   For CIRCLE DANCE (weekly groups and other events run by Karen Michaelsen and Niccy Cordner) see the Circle Dance in York website.


SCARBOROUGH    WORLD DANCE FOR WELL-BEING

Wednesday 1.20 - 3.20 p.m., termtime only, taught by me (Paul Boizot)St. James' Community Art Centre, 24 Seamer Road, Scarborough YO12 4DT, location map here. Restarts January 15, 2020, for 10 weeks. No class 18 March. Last meeting 25 March.

Established group but beginners welcome. Traditional dances from E. Europe, Greece, Russia, Israel, Armenia and elsewhere, plus recent choreographies to a variety of music. Some dances are moderately lively, some slow and meditative. No partner needed. Dances for enjoyment, relaxation, mobility and co-ordination - moderate exercise to interesting music. Both men and women are welcome.

Workers Educational Association course. Enrol for term. Fees for 10 weeks £76.00, or FREE if on means-tested state benefits, or Working Tax Credit and income under £15,276.
 
Enrol; 1) online www.wea.org.uk/find-course Or 2) phone 0300 303 3464 3) you can just turn up at the first class, but will still have to then enrol by phone or online – newcomers, please contact tutor first to say you are coming.

SCARBOROUGH   Circle Dance monthly. Saturday, 7.30 - 9.30 p.m., usually last Sat. of the month but sometimes changes to avoid clashing with other events. St. James' Community Art Centre, 24 Seamer Road, Scarborough YO12 4DT, location map here. Beginners of all ages welcome. Suggested donation £5, includes refreshment. Contact 01723 373106.

Occasional Saturday afternoons taught by Hara Davis. E-mail me for details.


WEST YORKSHIRE


LEEDS Loidis International Folk Dance group  meets Thursdays 7.30 to 10 p.m. at Moor Allerton Sports and Social Centre.

LEEDS
Israeli dance - weekly group and various one-off events, incuding annual residential in Derbyshire. Contact Julia Kay; julia at bjmedia.co.uk

HEBDEN BRIDGE
, TODMORDEN, SALTAIRE Sophia Hatch 01422 843000. www.sophiafreedancer.co.uk


SOUTH YORKSHIRE

SHEFFIELD  Circle Dance

Sheffield groups are run privately, so you pay per session on the night and do not have to come every week - though if you are new and only drop in every few weeks you will not repeat many dances often enough to become familiar with them. 

Monday Monday fortnightly 1.15 – 3.00pm.  Terry Wright Community Hall, 569 Gleadless Road, Sheffield S2 2BT.  Cost £5.  Contact Hilary 0114 2748280.

Mondays 7.30 p.m. - 10.00 p.m., Last Monday of each month. Shakespeares Pub, 146 Gibraltar Street, Sheffield S3 8UB. "Dancing to World Music - Circle Dance style". Some dance experience necessary.

No charge for teaching - just £5 to cover room hire. Contact Hilary 0114 2748280

DERBYSHIRE

CHAPEL-EN-LE-FRITH  Thurs. 7.45-9.45 p.m., Town End Methodist Church. Frith Folk International Folk Dancing Group (General International). M & P Phillips 01298 24450.

DRUMMING COURSES

No dates fixed for drumming courses at present. I am available to give classes if you have a group of people that want one.

DANCE HOLIDAY IN MOROCCO - DANCE EVENTS  - REGULAR GROUPS  -  DRUMMING COURSENON-DANCE EVENTS - CONTACT

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