Contra Dance Clemmons – Atlantic Crossing with Caller Brian Hamshar

NEW TIME!!!!! Starting earlier!!! Lesson at 7pm, dance at 7:30!!

Band Members
Viveka Fox – Fiddle, Bodhran, Djembe
Peter Macfarlane – Fiddle, Low whistle, Vocals
Tristan Henderson – Mandolin, Bouzouki, Tenor Banjo, Harmonica, Foot Percusion, Bodhran, Djembe, Vocals
Rick Klein – Guitar, Bass, Vocals
Vermont ensemble Atlantic Crossing delivers a tide of traditional and original tunes, driven by infectious rhythms that will keep your toes ‘a tappin! Keeping with New England traditions, the music has deep Celtic roots in the British Isles and Quebec.
Caller will be Brian Hamshar,  a contra dance caller from central Virginia, noted for varied dance programs with efficient teaching and an easygoing style – for both traditional and alternative (techno) contras. 

 

General Info:
 
No partner necessary! No experience necessary!
 
– If you can walk, you can contra dance
– If new, join in the fun lesson at 7:00pm
– Bring clean, soft soled shoes with you to change into to protect floors
– Bring friends for more fun!
– Community dancing for all ages
– High energy, live music
– Everyone makes mistakes, but nobody cares
– The more you do it, the easier and more fun it becomes
– Treat one another with care and respect, smile and have a good time
 
Dance 7:30-10pm with short break in middle
Free Lesson 7-7:30pm
 
General admission $9 (Members $8)
Full time students 23 and under $6 (Members $5)
 
Clemmons Civic Club
Exit 184 from I-40
2870 Middlebrook Drive, Clemmons, NC
 
Fiddle & Bow Country Dancers Website: www.FeetRetreat.com
 
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Fiddle & Bow Country Dancers is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

 

SPECIAL EVENT! Atlantic Crossing with Diane Silver calling

SPECIAL BAND APPEARANCE! ($10 Adults, $6 students – see below) Yes, Atlantic Crossing of Vermont is crossing the borders to come to Clemmons on Tuesday, June 13th! And, to make this a completely amazing package, we have the much in demand caller, Diane Silver of Asheville, setting up the dances for the evening! If you’ve been to dance weekends, you know how good these four musicians and caller are so get ready for some phenomenal dancing! Dancers from all around the area will be coming to enjoy this special event. Are you ready?

AND….this is the 2nd Tuesday POTLUCK night so bring foods at 6:30 to share and enjoy. It can’t get any better than this!

Note the special admission price below for this premium dance!

About Atlantic Crossing: http://www.atlanticcrossingvt.com/
About Diane Silver: http://www.diane-silver.com/index.shtml

– No partner necessary because you will dance with everyone in the room. 🙂
If you’re new, you’ll probably have more fun if you attend the short lesson at 7:30 just before the dance.
– Please bring clean, soft soled shoes with you to change into to keep the nice floor nice.
– Dancing starts at 8 and runs until 10:30 with a short break in the middle.
– Bring friends whenever you can for more fun and for growing the dance.
– Contra dancing is community dancing for most all ages
– In contra, everyone makes mistakes but nobody cares so have fun!

Remember to treat all dancers, especially beginning dancers with care and respect and help them have a good time.

General admission (there will be a special admission price of $10 to help cover the cost of this extraordinary dance evening)
Full time students (under 25) $6.

Free Lesson 7:30 – 8
Dance 8 – 10:30 pm

Clemmons Civic Club
Exit 184 from I-40
2870 Middlebrook Drive, Clemmons, NC

Fiddle & Bow Country Dancers Website:
www.feetretreat.com
Follow us on our Facebook Page: Fiddle and Bow Country Dancers
Join our Facebook Group: Fiddle and Bow Contra Dancers

Fiddle & Bow Country Dancers is a 501 (c)(3)non-profit organization