December 11, 2012

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Location

John C Campbell Folk School

Map

1 Folk School Road, Brasstown, North Carolina 28902

828-837-2775

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    Dances in lines, circles, and squares became popular in 17th century England and by the 18th century, had spread throughout Europe and the Americas - ancestors of today's square and contra dances.  But English Country dances are not historical relics - they are enjoyed today for their sociability, diversity of formations, interesting figures, and wonderful music. Learn some easy historical dances from the 17th and 18th centuries, as well as contemporary dances in historical style and some lively village dances collected in the 20th century.

    December 11, 2012

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