On 3rd-5th August 2016 we are looking forward to teaching a series of English and French dance workshops, and playing for a Eurodance at the Bulverton. Full details below. Weds 3rd 2.15pm-3.35pm All Saints Church Hall Traditional reel dances from Southern England – A participatory workshop looking at traditional reels collected in Southern England with the associated stepping.
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We’re very excited to be booked for Sidmouth festival in 2016, where we will be teaching a series of European dance workshops and supporting Moltenamba at the Bulverton Euro Dance Party on the final evening of the festival. Sidmouth Folk Week
On 16-17 April we will be performing and teaching at the Hadleigh French Dance weekend. Hadleigh French Dance Weekend – Facebook page
Our very first bal was at French Dance Stroud in 2014 and we’re very pleased to be returning on 20th February 2016. French Dance Stroud website
We’re excited to announce that we’ll be performing at Eurobash Kent on 16th Januray 2016! Eurobash Facebook Event page https://www.sites.google.com/site/lesbatons/
One of our first official gigs was in November 2014 when we performed, and taught dance workshops, at the Grand Bal de Bath. It was a superb weekend and we really enjoyed it! Here is a link to a compilation of performances from the weekend featuring Maubuissons, Mister Klof and ourselves.
We’ll be playing for a dance at Dansez Francais near Brighton on 28 November 2015. More details on the Dansez Francais website.
20 June 2015, Okehampton, Devon: A day of music workshops and a concert, Nick Wyke and Becki Driscoll with Dave Shepherd and Anna Pack. More details on the Wren Music website.
(photo: Nick Wiseman Ellis) On Saturday 16th May we played and taught dances at Pied a Terre, Norwich, supported by Solska. Some live recordings from that event are on our music page. Here’s a link to the Pied a Terre website.
Sunday 5th July 2015, Stamford Arts Centre, with Duo Shepherd Gielen The beautiful ballroom is the setting for this event – the oldest surviving example in Britain of a Georgian assembly room, still in use to this day. Workshops Dave & Anna will present workshops based on some lesser known dances from England, and France. No