The Historical Dance Society

What is Historical Dance
La Belle Dance
La Belle Dance book and CD

New book and CD published

Available now in the shop

English Ball Dances

New CD published

Available now in the shop

Music for English Ball Dances
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We promote the study, practice, education, and public engagement in the performance, music, and costume of European and other dances from the 15th to 20th centuries as recorded in the sources of the period.

If you’re looking for information about historical dances, or maybe some music or video footage, please contact us and we’ll be delighted to help you.

Explore our website to learn more about our workshops, study days and annual summer schools, as well as the publications and resources available to members and non-members.