July is mostly taken up by a lengthy trip to Russia (yes, again!) to teach in Perm and Novosibirsk, traveling internally via trans-Siberian railroad! After some jet lag recovery time, I'll wind down the month with a trip to the Beau Monde writers' conference in New York City and my usual open Regency workshops.
Saturday, July 4th ~ Perm, Russia
Dance workshops (VKontakte (in Russian))
10:00am-4:00pm. Early twentieth century maxixe and tango, 1820s Royal Scotch Quadrilles
Wednesday-Sunday, July 8-12th ~ Novosibirsk, Russia
Dance Festival; teaching (1) 1910s foxtrot, tango, maxixe, sequence dances; (2) early 19th century English and American country dance, quadrilles; (3) late 19th century Yorks, rackets, waltzes, country dances, quadrilles
Thursday, July 22nd ~ New York City
Beau Monde Miniconference (Regency subgroup of the Romance Writers of America)
4:30-5:15pm. Lecture on Regency-era dance
7:00-11:00pm. Soiree (leading dancing during part of this)
Sunday, July 26th ~ New York City
Regency Dance Workshop (Facebook event)
3:00-5:00pm. Beginner-friendly lesson. No costume needed.
Wednesday, July 29th ~ Middletown, Connecticut
Jane Austen Era Dancing (Facebook event)
8:00-9:30pm. Beginner-friendly dancing. No costume needed.
Events and workshops further in the future may be found on the Gig Calendar!
I am available for private lessons in Connecticut or on my various travels; during the latter, you must provide the dance space. Email me directly if you would like to schedule a private lesson.
New Haven & Middletown, Connecticut: July 17-21, 27-31
New York: July 22-23, 26
Coming in August: quiet time at home for research and writing. See the Gig Calendar for further-out events and workshops!