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Video from last years' Burns' Celebration

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Burns' Celebration 2014!

Burns' Celebration: January 18th, 2015

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Dance for you Dinner

This Tues and next, October 21st and 28th, come join us at St. Paul's Ivy for Dinner and Dancing!

We look forward to seeing you on Tuesdeay and dancing with our special musical guests: Mike Dunn and Janet Muse, who will be playing live music for us!! (October 21 & November 11)


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guest instructor Mel Briscoe coming to do a danace workshop on NOV 17 @1:30-3:30

Upcoming Dance Opportunity

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We have a great opportunity coming up to dance at Westminster Canterbury in Pantops.

This dance will be on the 20th of August and will start at 7:30pm

We plan on dancing many of our great staples, which have have been going over recently in class.

Please join us for a wonderful evening of dancing!

Westminster Canterbury

250 Pantops Mountain Rd., ‎Charlottesville, VA 22911

March 26 Dance Class

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Last night's dancing was enhanced marvellously by the presence of Mike Dunn on Fiddle and Janet Muse on the Piano, providing exceptional music for our class.

  • We started out with a ceilidh dance:
  1. Begins with couples facing one another in a circle around the room.
  2. Turn RH with the person across from you.
  3. Turn LF with your partner.
  4. Circle 4H round and back.
  5. Ladies Chain.
  6. Advance and retire
  7. Advance passing right shoulders to end facing a new couple.

Other Dances we practiced:

On the Quarter Deck (click the link for a fun video of this dance). Dance Description

Reel of the 51st Division

Argyle Strathspey

Shiftin' Bobbins

Deil Among the Taylors

St. Patrick's Day Dance- March 9th

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Come join us for a social dance in Richmond to celebrate St. Patrick's Day! Sponsored by Richmond Scottish Country Dancers


    St. Patrick’s Day Dance

Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 2 pm 


Church of the Epiphany, Richmond VA


Music by: Copious Notes

Mara Shea – fiddle & Julie Gorka - piano