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Dance Repertoire

Our objective is to have fun by dancing lively dances in a wide variety of styles and to encourage newcomers to be able to share the enjoyment.

The core of our repertoire comes from the wide range of English folk dance styles, both traditional and modern, but a typical evening's programme will almost certainly also include American contra, Balkan circle, Scottish and other styles.

The number of folk dances is vast, so we rarely repeat dances from one club night to the next, but favourites do come up again, from time to time. To give you a flavour of what we might do on a typical evening we list below our program of dances from each month: