Coming Events

The Historical Dance Society runs short courses, study days, conferences and a Summer School. Most events can be booked on-line using Eventbrite or WebCollect.

  • Day Course: A Regency Dance Day with Richard Powers

    Day Course: A Regency Dance Day with Richard Powers

    Saturday 3rd August 2024 10.30 -17.30. St Pancras Church House, Lancing Street near Euston Station, London NW1 1NA. Enjoy a whole day of dancing country dances, cotillons and quadrilles for £40 per person (£35 for students and dancers on a low income). Richard Powers is a dance historian and teacher specialising in 19th century American and social dances.

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  • Day course: Dance like a Tudor

    Day course: Dance like a Tudor

    An introduction to dances of Queen Elizabeth’s court Saturday 5th October 2024 10.30 – 16.30 St Pancras Church House, 1 Lancing Street, London NW1 1NA Teachers: Ann Hinchliffe and Helen Young What kind of dances did the Tudor court enjoy? Was dance important at the Tudor court? What were the dances mentioned in Shakespeare’s plays? […]

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  • Summer School 2024: Strictly Victorian

    Summer School 2024: Strictly Victorian

    Bookings are now open for the 54th Historical Dance Society Annual Summer School to be held from Friday 12th to Friday 19th July 2024 at Bromsgrove School, West Midlands, B61 7HP (Weekend course also available) Tutors: Birte Hoffmann-Cabenda, Sam Gosk and Libby Curzon

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