Other Places To Dance


Ashkenaz Music and Dance Community Center
1317 San Pablo Ave., Berkeley
Ashkenaz offers Balkan and Greek dance, tango, square dance, Cajun/Zydeco, reggae, swing, African dance, etc. usually with a live band.
Advanced Balkan dance lessons every 3rd Sunday, 2-4, in rear dance studio.
Information: http://www.ashkenaz.com/html/calendar.php or 510-525-3630

Every 2nd and last Monday of the month, starting May 13, 7:30-9:30 p.m. - Balkan Dance Cabal - $5
Ashkenaz rear studio
Top teachers, challenging and inspiring dances in a supportive and friendly
Information: Nadav Nur, nadavnur@gmail.com

Every Friday night, 7:30pm 10:30 p.m. - East Bay Folk Dancers (formerly Albany Y Folk Dancers)
Piedmont Veteran's Memorial Building, 401 Highland Ave., Piedmont - $7
Teaching from 7:30 until 8:30, except first Friday of the month, when they have all-request dancing.
Information: Kay James kay.james@comcast.net

2nd Sunday and 4th Friday nights, 7:30-9:30 p.m. - Bay Area Circle Dancers
Hillside Community Church, 1422 Navellier Street, El Cerrito; pot luck supper from 6:30 to 7:30 - Simple folk dances done in a circle
Information: http://www.circledancing.com

First Saturday of every month, 8 p.m. - Contra Dance
Canyon School in Canyon, CA
Information: http://www.canyoncontras.com

First, third and fifth Wednesdays of every month, 8 p.m. Contra Dance
Grace North Church, Berkeley
Information: http://www.bacds.org/series/contra/berkeley_wed/

Friday mornings, 9-11 a.m. - World Folk Dance 1st time free!
El Cerrito Senior Center, 6500 Stockton Ave, El Cerrito
Simple to moderate, mostly line and circle dances - Balkan, Greek, Israeli, etc.
Information: Mel Harte at 510-559-7677

Note: Please email information about future folk dance events, meetings and parties.
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