ESCapade: English, Scottish, Contra Music & Dance Workshops – April 23, 2016

Come explore the similarities & differences among English, Scottish, & Contra music and dance! Music Workshop instructor Liz Donaldson will be joined by Adam Oleksa for the afternoon social dance. Participants in the morning workshop should be able to sight read, and play up to dance tempo. All instruments welcome. Back up players (pianists, guitars) should be able to follow chord charts. Dancers (teens and adults) should be familiar with basic figures and progression in at least one of the dance styles (ECD, SCD, or Contra) for the afternoon dancing.

When: Saturday, April 23
ESC Music Workshop: 9:00am – 12pm
Dance Styles Workshop: 1:30pm – 2:30pm
ESC Dance: 3pm – 5:30pm

Where: Summit Presbyterian Church, 6757 Greene St, Philadelphia, PA 19119

Click this link to view the flier: Spring ESCapade 2016

ESC Dance Music workshop*: $25 ($20 full time students)
(Click this link for info about the workshop: ESCapade Music Workshop)
Afternoon workshop/dance only: $12 ($8 full time students)
*fee includes afternoon workshop/dance
Brown bag lunch/options nearby

Questions? Dan Emery:
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Jenny Beer:

Social Chestnut Hill – April 9th 2016

Join us for our regular first Saturday Social.

When: Saturday, April 9th Dance 8:00PM

Be sure to bring something to share for potluck tea.
Fee: $12 RSCDS members/$15 non-members/$8 students/$5 kids (over 6 yrs)

Ceilidh at Chestnut Hill – March 12, 2016

Consider attending and participating in this biennial event that highlights some of the more unique talents of our Branch members, features a Lost and Found auction, with some dancing to begin and followed by a potluck tea.

When: Saturday, March 12th 8:00PM

Fees: $8 adults, $5 students or kids (over 6 yrs old)