Dance Trance 2016 - Lexington KY - Contra Dance Weekend

Featuring the Free Raisins

with callers Adina Gordon and Darlene Underwood

Fri-Sun, Jun 10-12, 2016


As of June 9, we have 99 men and 120 women registered for Dance Trance 2016.

Dance Trance 2016 will be open. Prices -

Dance Trance is a contra dance weekend in Lexington, KY, produced by the Lexington Traditional Dance Association. For 2016 we have the 21th annual Dance Trance. See Dance Trance and Swing Shift archive for past performers.

Dance Trance 2016, 10-12 June 2016, will feature the Free Raisins with callers Adina Gordon and Darlene Underwood. Sound will be set up by Tony Hernandez.

Location - Dance Trance is held at Morton Middle School, 1225 Tates Creek Rd, Lexington KY. Some workshops are held at nearby Barbara Ann's School of Dance. (Click on links for Google maps.)

Registration - Dance Trance 2016 flyer PDF includes registration information. Call Michael French at 859-552-5433 if you have questions.

Housing with Local Dancers - Dance Trance 2016 flyer PDF includes signup for housing with local dancers.

Friday, June 10, 2016

8:00p-11:30p - contra dance with Darlene Underwood and the Free Raisins.

Saturday, June 11, 2016 - workshop grid

  Morton Gym Morton Foyer Morton Classroom Barbara Ann's Upstairs Barbara Ann's Downstairs
9:45a - 11:00a Hambo Workshop
leader - Greg Winz
band - Nathan Wilson and Elise Melrood
    Dance Style Workshop
leader - Dennis Wise
Yoga Workshop
leader - Becca Shelton
11:15a - 12:30p Waltz Workshop
leaders - Gaye Fifer and Wayne Albright
band - Nathan Wilson and Ani Wilson
  Caller Workshop
leader - Adina Gordon
band - Cary Ravitz and Elise Melrood
Swing Dance Workshop
leaders - Lucinda Masterton and Greg Brock
Flatfoot Workshop
leader - Terry Doyle
12:30p - 1:30p Recorded Music Drum Circle
leader - Ginny Taylor

Bring a drum if you can, or use one of ours.
1:30p - 3:00p English Country Dance
caller - Adina Gordon
band - the Free Raisins
Musicians Jam Session
leader - Deborah Clark Colón
Ukulele Jam Session and Sing Along
leaders - Ginny Taylor and Joyce Thomas

Bring your ukulele or just bring your voice.
Couples Dance
band - Nathan Wilson and Elise Melrood
3:15p - 5:15p Contra Dance
caller - Barbara Ramlow
band - Wild Rumpus

Lunch is on your own.

7:00p-7:45p - couples dance with recorded music
8:00p-11:30p - contra dance with Adina Gordon and the Free Raisins
12:00a-1:30a - contra dance with open calling coordinated by Nicholas Rockstroh and open band led by Cary Ravitz

Sunday, June 12, 2016

10:30a-11:45a - waltz with Tom Cunningham and Kate Sanders
12:00p-3:00p - contra dance with Adina Gordon and the Free Raisins

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