NYC's Gender Free Contra Dance
Dance whichever role you want with whomever you want!
Our dances are held monthly and are open to everyone, regardless of sexual orientation, dance experience, or number of left feet.
Beginners welcome. No partner necessary. Admission $15.
Refreshment contributions graciously accepted!
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Will Mentor and Free Raisins
LOCATION: Pearl Studios, 500 8th Avenue, Room 1214
Friday, January 9, 2015, new time: 7:30pm!
CALLER: Will Mentor
MUSIC: Free Raisins
Audrey Knuth (fiddle), Jeff Kaufman (octave fiddle, mandolin), Amy Englesberg (piano)
Ron T Blechner and Coracree
Friday, Feb 20, 2014
CALLER: Ron T Blechner
Jane Rothfield (fiddle, banjo), Bill Quern (fiddle, concertina, banjo), Sarah Gowan (guitar, concertina), Allan Carr (guitar, bass), Joe DePaolo (percussion)
Carl Levine and Vampire Voltage
Friday, March 13, 2014
CALLER: Carl Levine
MUSIC: Vampire Voltage
Bill Christophersen (fiddle), Barry Mitterhoff (mandolin, guitar), Larry Unger (guitar, banjo)
Friday Night Dance Schedules
- 7:30 - 8:00PM Workshop for beginners and "Contra Schmooze"
- 8:00 - 10:45 pm - Contra Dance
- 10:45 - 11:00 PM Help band pack up and load car - we *must* be out of the building by 11PM.
- 11:00 PM Traditionally, people walk to a diner after the dance. At the moment, this is Stage Door Deli