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Folk and Historic
Dance Links

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bluecircle.gif Belly Dance   bluecircle.gif Polka   bluecircle.gif Clogging
bluecircle.gif Square and Round Dance
bluecircle.gif Cajun, Zydeco & Blues
bluecircle.gif Scottish Country Dancing
bluecircle.gif Contra and English Country
bluecircle.gif Vintage Dance   bluecircle.gif Viennese Waltz  

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         Local Area Information

Folklore Society of Greater Washington:
http://fsgw.org
Excellent resource for Folk dancing and many other Folk activities in the DC area.

Glen Echo Folk Dancers:
www.dancingplanetproductions.com/folkdance.htm   dancingplanet@erols.com  301-466-3018
International/Balkan folk dance classes for all levels at Church of Redeemer, 6201 Dunrobbin Drive, Bethesda. 

Glen Echo Park:
http://www.glenechopark.org   info@glenechopark.org
Social Dance and Dance Lessons 

Elliot and Karen Bogart's Washington D.C. Area Folk Dances:
http://www.dcfolkdance.com/dcfd.htm
Washington, DC Area Festivals, Parties, Workshops, And Camps. Extensive list of links in th4e DC and other areas.

Celtic Events and Groups in DC
http://www.celticdistrict.com/
This page master-indexes the many local area Celtic-related dances groups.Dance classes are available for the social dances, and the solo performance dances, in the Irish and Scottish styles, as well as the related English and American dance forms.

Ceilidance.com:
http://www.ceilidance.com   ceiliset@yahoo.com  703-273-6869
Ceili (Party) and Set dancing in the VA, MD, and DC Metro area. Irish social, or country, dancing classes. 

Scottish Country Dancing in the Washington, D.C. Area:
http://www.rscds-greaterdc.org   webmaster@rscds-greaterdc.org
The Washington, D.C. and Northern Virginia Branches of the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society. Information on D.C., Virginia, and Maryland Scottish Country Dance classes, events, workshops and more!

The O'Neill-James School of Irish Dancing:
http://www.st-patricks-day.com/irish-dancing-schools.asp   ADCRG@aol.com  (703) 241-1978
the largest Irish dancing school in the Washington, DC Metropolitan area and famous for its participation and excellence in the Saint Patrick's Day Parades of Alexandria and Washington, DC. 

Irish Dancing Schools Worldwide:
http://www.st-patricks-day.com/irish-dancing-schools.asp   contact form on website
Irish Dancing Schools USA, Canada, Australia ,UK, Ireland and worldwide 

The Baltimore Folk Music Society:
http://www.satelink.net/bfms
Sister site to FSGW, co-sponsor or allow member admission for each other.

The Alpine Dancers:
www.alpinedancers.org
Performing and teaching folk dance group specializing in couples and trio dances from Austria and Germany. Performing throughout the greater Washington, DC area.

         National Information

The North American Feis Commission:
http://www.northamericanfeiscommission.org/   USSouth@northamericanfeiscommission.org  none posted
Organization of Feis Managers who are responsible for the running of Feiseanna in Canada & the United States 

FestivalFinder
http://www.festivalfinder.com/
"latest details on more than 1,500 music festivals in North America" ..........
"the most comprehensive guide to North American music festivals ever created.
Covering more than 1,200 concerts -- ranging from bluegrass to zydeco --
FestivalFinder allows users to search for events by performer, location, genre, date and festival name"

Victorian Events Calendar:
http://www.vintagedance.net/danceweek.html  
Balls & Vintage Dance Programs.
Also events, lectures, entertainments and exhibits of special interest to lovers of the 19th century

Vintage Dance Net:
http://www.vintagedance.net/danceweek.html  

Terry and Grimble's Historic and Vintage Dance
http://www.best.com/~lavolta/dance/index.htm

Vintage Dance Society
http://www.vintagedancing.com/dancesociety.htm
Includes calendar of Vintage Dance Events in US.

Tapestry historic social dance
http://members.aol.com/tapestrylj/TAPESTRYSITE/
Tapestry Historic Dance Ensemble is dedicated to the research, re-construction and performance of historic social dance....late 15th through the mid-19th centuries, ranging from the elegant dance forms of the European Courts to the social dances of but a few generations past in America.

The IHDP Dance Page
http://allserv.rug.ac.be/~vfack/ihdp/dance.html
Renaissance Dance, Baroque Dance, English Country Dance, Other Historical Dance Pages, General Dance Directories, Dance Quotes.

Mixed Pickles-Vintage Dance director@mixedpickles.org
http://www.mixedpickles.org/home.html
19th and 20th century social dance, etiquette & choreography.

         New Links added and not yet edited to a category

De Danann Gifts:
http://www.dedanann.com/index.php   contact@dedanann.com  000 000 0000
Features products for Celtic connoisseurs including Irish dance shoes and supplies, handcrafted folk items, and other unique and unusual things. Many items imported from Ireland. 

Culkin School of Traditional Irish Dance:
http://www.culkinschool.com   none posted  (301) 593-9600
2010 Evans Parkway, Silver Spring, MD 20902
 

Dance4teachers.com:
http://www.dance4teachers.com   anthony@just4tap.com
Subscription based DVD media service for teachers/students to improve Tap and Jazz technique with new teaching methods. 

Authentic Jazz dance instructor:
http://www.AuthenticJazzDancet.com/   blrmdnc@aol.com
Victoria Leach -Combing Jazz and moderndance
2204 westcourt lane #212 Herndon VA 20170 

Latin American Folkloric Group:
http://www.folkloric.20m.com   harold_10297@yahoo.com
Latin American Folkloric Group, founded in 1989, perform s folk dances from Peru, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, etc; in Maryland, and Washington DC 

Triangle Vintage Dance in NC:
http://TriangleVintageDance.com   info@TriangleVintageDance.com
Dedicated to providing Vintage Dance events for the Triangle area (Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill) of North Carolina. 

Tisza Hungarian Dance Ensemble:
http://www.tisza-ensemble.org   clamont@tisza-ensemble.org
The Hungarian folk-dance ensemble of the DC area since 1982.Monthly dance-houses, live music, dancing, teaching, socializing. click on the "TANCHAZ" link.

1400 Florida and Ontario Dancing locations:
http://www.Dancinglist.com   Tony@Dancinglist.com
Over 1400 Dancing Locations covering International Ballroom,Social,Latin, Argentine Tango, Swing, Country Wetern and Partner search.

Centuries Historical Dance:
http://www.centuriesdance.org   centuries@centuriesdance.org
Centuries Historical Dance is a professional performance troupe dedicated to recreating and presenting period socialdances in an historically accurate manner.

Mexican Folk Dance Directory:
http://www.alegria.org/danzdir.html  
A directory of Mexican Folklorico (groups, schools and organizations) throughout the world.

The Flying Cloud Academy of Vintage Dance:
http://www.vintagedance.net/  
The Cincinnati Ohio based Flying Cloud Academy of Vintage Dance is a non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation, performance, and teaching of historic ballroom dance and music. The FCA creates and maintains a thriving vintage dance community which provides opportunities for dancers at all levels to enjoy the magic of authentic historic dance and other related traditions through classes, performances, and the re-creation of elegant evenings of dancing in period settings.

The Philadelphia PLACES to DANCE flyer website:
http://www.phillydance.com/
Seven Day Guide to Folk, Swing and Traditional Dancing In and Around Philadelphia

DanceWay:
http://www.danceway.com

Folkdance- & MIDI-Archive:
http://www.mherger.com
Several hundred folkdance-descriptions, folkdance-MIDIs, Videos, Songs, and traditional costumes

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