Violinist/band leader Nathaniel Gow and Dancing Master Barclay Dun led a revolution in Scottish Dance. Having introduced the capital to French Quadrilles in 1817, they incorporated these into the annual balls at the Edinburgh Assembly Rooms. In 1818, Dun published a collection of dance instructions in English, to be read in conjunction with Gow's scores (including dance instructions in French).
This all-day workshop will cover Barclay Dun's 3rd Set of four Quadrilles, plus some extra Scottish Country Dances. Comfortable soft shoes recommended. All levels of dancer welcome - no experience necessary. Led by Talitha MacKenzie & Alena Shmakova (Les Danses Antiques).
A booking fee of £1 is charged per transaction for online and phone bookings. No booking fee is applied to tickets purchased in person from the Scottish Storytelling Centre Box
Scottish Storytelling Centre
Sat 11 Nov
Full Price - £20.00
Forum Members - £15.00
Students - £15.00
Start Time & Duration:
10.30am (6hrs 30)
Book tickets online or by calling our box office between 10am-6pm, Monday to Saturday (Sunday, July & August only, 12pm-6pm)
A booking fee of £1 is charged per transaction for online and phone bookings.
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