Dance Trance 2015 - Lexington KY - Contra Dance Weekend

Featuring Nor'easter and Sue Rosen calling

Fri-Sun, Jun 12-14, 2015


Dance Trance 2015 is over. For 2016 we will have the Free Raisins with Adina Gordon calling, Jun 10-12. Look for a flyer in December.

Dance Trance is a contra dance weekend in Lexington, KY, produced by the Lexington Traditional Dance Association. For 2015 we have the 20th annual Dance Trance. See Dance Trance and Swing Shift archive for past performers.

For 2015 - Dance Trance 2015, 12-14 June 2015, will feature Nor'easter and Sue Rosen calling. 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 2015 flyer PDF includes registration information. Call Michael French at 859-552-5433 if you have questions.

Housing with Local Dancers - Dance Trance 2015 flyer PDF includes signup for housing with local dancers. Housing is currently full - requests will be added to our wait list.

Friday, June 12, 2015

8:00p-11:30p - contra dance with Sue Rosen and Nor'easter

Saturday, June 13, 2015

  Morton Gym Morton Foyer Morton Classroom Barbara Ann's Upstairs Barbara Ann's Downstairs
9:45a - 11:00a Hambo Workshop
leaders - Richard King, Fran Belvin
band - Nathan Wilson and Elise Melrood
    Dance Style Workshop
leader - Dennis Wise

Connection, timing, expression, emotion, energy.
Yoga Workshop
leaders - Leah VanWinkle, Mirra Shapiro
11:15a - 12:30p Waltz Workshop
leaders - Barbara Ramlow, Michael French
band - Nathan Wilson and Elise Melrood
  Caller Workshop
leader - Sue Rosen
band - Deborah Colón and Kristen Planeaux
Shaker Dance and Song Workshop
leader - Miranda Brown
Flatfoot Workshop
leader - Paul Anderegg
12:30p - 1:30p Recorded Music Drum Circle
leaders - Jaki Wilsun, Joyce Thomas

Bring a drum if you can, or use one of ours.
1:30p - 3:00p English Country Dance
caller - Sue Rosen
band - Nor'easter
Musicians Jam Session
leader - Deborah Colón
Ukulele Jam Session and Sing Along
leaders - Joyce Thomas, Ginny Taylor

Bring your ukulele or just bring your voice.
Couples Dance
band - Nathan Wilson and Elise Melrood
3:15p - 5:15p Contra Dance
caller - Liz Natter
band - Dreamdance

Lunch is on your own.

7:00p-7:45p - couples dance with recorded music
8:00p-11:30p - contra dance with Sue Rosen and Nor'easter
12:00a-2:00a - contra dance with open calling coordinated by Janet Bertog and open band led by Cary Ravitz

Sunday, June 14, 2015

10:30a-11:45a - waltz with Al White and Elise Melrood
12:00p-3:00p - contra dance with Sue Rosen and Nor'easter

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