Location: The Concord Scout House, 74 Walden St., Concord, MA
7:30pm-10:30pm -- $8 ($5 for people 22 and under)
Please bring soft-soled shoes! Info: (617) 299-1590 (leave a message; we'll call back)
This dance is sponsored by NEFFA
Watch contra dance videos! Video #1 Video #2
We will cancel the dance if we feel that weather conditions would make for unsafe travel.
No animals (other than service animals) are allowed in the building.
|Check the NEFFA homepage for weather-related notices|
|2||Nils Fredland and Maivish (Adam Broome, Jaige Trudel and Matthew Olwell)|
|9||Mary Wesley with Owen Morrison, Eden MacAdam-Somer and Friends|
|16||Chris Ricciotti and House on Fire (Max Newman, Carol Bittenson and Roberta Sutter)|
|23||Pre-Festival Caller Showcase and Nor'easter (Cedar Stanistreet, Max Newman and Julie Vallimont) |
Distant dancers and callers converge on the Scout House in preparation for this weekend's New England Folk Festival!
|30||Adina Gordon and Pete's Posse (Pete Sutherland, Tristan Henderson and Oliver Scanlon)|
|7||Dan Pearl and Heyday (Amy Larkin, Jonathan Larkin, Shirley White and George White)|
|14||Sue Rosen and Ruby's Garden (Mark Roberts, Andrea Cooper and Julie Metcalf)|
|21||Linda Leslie with Audrey Knuth, Dave Cory and Michael Sokolovsky|
|4||Lisa Greenleaf and The Figments (Anna Patton, Owen Morrison and Ethan Hazzard-Watkins)|
|11||Steve Zakon-Anderson and The Gaslight Tinkers (Peter Siegel, Garrett Sawyer, Zoe Darrow and Dave Noonan) |
It's "Contra Prom" Night: a dancer-organized opportunity to dress up (if you wish!), dance, and have enormous fun!
|18||Will Mentor and Nova (Kathleen Fownes, Guillaume Sparrow-Pepin and Everest Whitman)|
|25||Dave Eisenstadter and Anadama (Emily Troll, Amelia Mason and Bethany Waickman)|
|2||Angela DeCarlis and The T-Radicals (David Cantieni, Randy Miller, Roger Kahle and Julie Vallimont)|
|9||NEFFA Contra (multi-caller) and STEAM (David Firestine, Alice Boyle, Robert Rosenberg and Claire Zucker) |
Welcome to STEAM from Tucson, Arizona ("The Dry-Heat State")
|16||Linda Leslie and Atlantic Crossing (Viveka Fox, Peter Macfarlane, Tristan Henderson and Rick Klein)|
|23||Ron T Blechner with To Be Announced|
|30||Lisa Greenleaf and Cardinal Direction (Cedar Stanistreet, Rebecca Bosworth-Clemens and Jonathan Cannon)|
|6||Jack Mitchell and Party of Three (Lilly Pearlman, Neil Pearlman and Joe DePaolo) |
Howdy! to Jack, from North Carolina!
|13||Dan Pearl and Free Association (Amy Larkin, Carol Bittenson and Debby Knight)|
|20||Sue Rosen with Julie Metcalf and Friends|
|27||Steve Zakon-Anderson and Tempest (Tim Ball, Chuck Abell and Eric Metzger) |
Tempest is visiting from Ithaca (the one in New York)
|3||Nils Fredland and Russet Trio (Aldo Lavaggi, Peter Madsen and Dave Davies)|
|10||Bill Olson and T-Acadie (Pam Weeks, Jim Joseph, Bill Olson and Alan Bradbury)|
|17||Don Veino and Coracree (Jane Rothfield, Bill Quern, Sarah Gowan and Allan Carr)|