Colonial Dance: Dover English Country Dancers
The Dover English Country Dancers and The Historic Odessa Foundation Request the honor of your presence at their sixth annual Colonial Dance! Members and the public are invited to participate in learning colonial dances that were popular in the 18th Century.
People of all ages, couples, and singles who enjoy music and dance in a spirit of fun and friendship are welcome. Each dance will be taught with a walk-through before it is danced. Dress is casual with comfortable shoes.
Colonial Dance in Odessa, Delaware
Caller: Ieva Ersts, Dance Mistress of the Dover English Country Dancers, and friends.
Please bring a sweet or savory dish to share!
Don’t miss an entertaining and memorable night!
Join us for a beverage after the dance at Cantwell’s Tavern!
For more information, contact: Karen Smith 410-778-0335 or Jennifer Cabell 302-378-4119
Colonial Dance: Time and Cost
Saturday, July 9, 2016, 7:30-10:30, Visitor’s Center/Bank Building (Corner of Main and 2nd Streets)
Admission: $10.00 per person, free for students
ILLUSTRATION: "Il Ballo" (in English "The Dance"; caption "A cheerful dance awakens love and feeds hope with lively joy.") from Giuochi, Trattenimenti e Feste Annue Che si Costumano in Toscana e Specialmente in Firenze. Firenze: Pagni & Bardi, 1790 (illustration no. 16 of 25), Giuseppe Piattoli.