Saturday 31 March 2018
Isabelle Blô: pipes, hurdy-gurdy, and clarinet
Francis Tillerot: chromatic accordion
Dancing 8 til 11pm £7.50
Doors open 3pm for a great workshop
French dances from the Morvan and elsewhere!
rarely-taught bourrées and 19thC communal dances from Berry, Auvergne, Bresse, and Jura
Evening Bal at 8pm
Afternoon ticket £5 incl halftime tea & biscuits !
Bal £6 with Jeudi Matin, The Famous Interval Musicians and two spots from the dynamic Duo Synkro
All-in-one ticket: workshop and Bal £12
coming in 2018
4pm dance workshop with Anne Wolpe, Mel Stevens, Rachel & Hervé
8pm Mad Tom Duo
Rachel & Hervé from Brittany
La Boîte à Musique
from Lavoir-Héron, Belgium
'Sister' French dance clubs in the area
LONDON: Second Friday monthly
On Bouge dance club
Primrose Hill Community Centre
29 Hopkinson’s Place
London NW1 8TN
Doors: 7:30pm £7 (£6 concs)
Tube Chalk Farm or Camden Town
For more information email Chris Shaw or Dave on firstname.lastname@example.org
KENT: Third Sunday monthly
Les Batons dance club
a Bal with Les Batons band & others. 1pm until 5pm. £5
More information email Les Batons
KENT ME17 1TR
Patcham Memorial Hall
3 Old London Road
Brighton BN1 8XR
Fabulous polished wooden ballroom floor, just perfect for French dancing!
We're just off the A23 as you enter Brighton, near the junction with A27.
Old London Rd passes behind the Esso garage, near the Miller & Carter steakhouse (was the Harvester pub).
Bus no 5 and 5A stop outside, Preston Park station is 15 mins walk south.
Here's a link to PMH website with a map
If you'd like to join us in a communal meal
bring some supper to share with others,
and your own plate & cutlery, drink & a glass
- tea & coffee available -
Click above to find our videos of dances we have learned here, and in France. Subscribe to get a notice of new ones ...
... et en plus!
Fri 27 April 2018
VäSEN concert at The Ropetackle, Shoreham by Sea
Tickets on sale now
Eastbourne International Folkdance Festival
4-8 May 2018
join DF in Eastbourne!
Day Tickets on sale NOW!
click the link for booking ticket though Eventbrite
Euro-Bal on the Friday 4th evening, with Rachel & Hervé Mad Tom Duo £15
Saturday, a Breton song and dance workshop and a Breton tune session for musicians
A day ticket gives access to the full and fabulous international programme for the day
Meanwhile, en France...