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Dance Trance 2017 - Lexington KY - Contra Dance Weekend

Featuring Syncopaths

with callers Susan Moffett, Cary Ravitz, and Barbara Ramlow

Fri-Sun, Jun 9-11, 2017


Dance Trance is a contra dance weekend in Lexington, KY, produced by the Lexington Traditional Dance Association. For 2017 we have the 22th annual Dance Trance. See Dance Trance and Swing Shift archive for past performers.

Dance Trance 2017, 9-11 June 2017, will feature Syncopaths with callers Susan Moffett (Friday), Cary Ravitz (Saturday), and Barbara Ramlow (Sunday). 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 and Housing with Local Dancers - Dance Trance 2017 flyer PDF includes registration and housing information. Call Michael French at 859-552-5433 if you have questions.

Friday, June 9, 2017

8:00p-11:30p - contra dance with Susan Moffett and Syncopaths

Saturday, June 10, 2017 - TENTATIVE workshop grid

  Morton Gym Morton Foyer Morton Classroom 1 Morton Classroom 2 Barbara Ann's Upstairs Barbara Ann's Downstairs
9:45a - 11:00a Waltz Workshop
leaders - Wayne Albright, Gaye Fifer
band - ?
      Swing Workshop
leaders - ?
Yoga Workshop
leader - ?
11:15a - 12:30p Cross Contra Workshop/Dance
leader - Cary Ravitz
band - Syncopaths

Contra dances that use cross contra formation.
      Cajun Workshop
leaders - ?
band - Tom Turino and friends
Singing Workshop
leader - ?
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 Couples Dance
band - ?
Musicians Jam Session
leader - ?
Ukulele Jam and Sing Along
leaders - Ginny Taylor and Joyce Thomas

Bring your ukulele or just bring your voice.
Caller/Dancer Workshop
leader - Cary Ravitz

Callers and dancers - share tips on being a better dancer and teaching being a better dancer.
English Country Dance
caller - ?
band - ?
3:15p - 5:15p Contra Dance
caller - Judy Goldsmith
band - Tom Turino and ?

Lunch is on your own.

7:00p-7:45p - couples dance with recorded music
8:00p-11:30p - contra dance with Cary Ravitz and Syncopaths
12:00a-1:30a - contra dance with open calling coordinated by ? and open band led by Deborah Colón

Sunday, June 11, 2017

10:30a-11:45a - waltz with ?
12:00p-3:00p - contra dance with Barbara Ramlow and Syncopaths

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