Calendar

CALENDAR OF FOLK DANCE EVENTS

2021

ONGOING

Sundays

VIRTUAL International Folkdancing with Judy, 7-9 pm EST., Toronto, Canada. Join the email list here: judy.silver@utoronto.ca for the weekly link.

Thursdays

VIRTUAL International Folkdancing with Riki, 8:00 pm EST, King City, Canada. For the weekly link contact Riki at rikiadivi@gmail.com.

June 25-27

VIRTUAL West Coast Balkan Music and Dance Workshop, Schedule and staff TBA. Website: EEFC West Coast Balkan Camp.

June 25-29

Pinewoods Camp – in person, Plymouth, MA, USA, all details TBA, limited attendance. Website: Pinewoods Camp.

July 18-24

Kentucky Dance Institute, Murray, Kentucky, registration at Kentucky Dance Institute. COVID protocols apply. If the camp cannot be live, registrations will be refunded.

July 23-Aug 1

VIRTUAL Stockton Folk Dance Camp, Stockton, CA; with teachers Richard Powers (Waltz), Vlasto Petkovski (Macedonian), Tineke Van Geel (International), Maurits Van Geel (International Balkan/Roma), Aaron Alpert (Israeli partner), Tony Parkes (Squares & Contras), Miamon Miller & Free Range Organic (music), Michele Simon (singing), Melanie & Marcella Lawson (Ukulele). Website: Stockton Camp.

Aug 4-8

VIRTUAL Lark in the Morning Camp, Mendocino, CA. Website: Lark in the Morning

Aug 13-15

VIRTUAL East Coast Balkan Music and Dance Workshop, Schedule and staff TBA. Website: East Coast Balkan Camp.

Aug 15-21

Session 1

Mainewoods Dance Camp, Fryeburg ME; with Penny Brichta (Israeli), Ercüment Kiliç (Turkish, Azerbaijani, Circassian), Vlasto Petkovski (Macedonian), Patricia Williams (Scottish), music with Barbara Pixton, Julia Poirier, Tom Pixton. Website: MainewoodsCamp.

Aug 22-28

Session 2

Mainewoods Dance Camp, Fryeburg, ME; with Roberto Bagnoli (International), Paty Rios (Mexican), Nikolay Svetkov (Bulgarian), music with MerakKef Express. Website: MainewoodsCamp.

Aug 23-29

KlezKanada 2021 VIRTUAL Summer Retreat. Website: KlezKanada Summer Retreat 2021.

Oct 7-10

Machol Merkaz Israeli Folk Dance Weekend, Chicago, IL area; with Dror Davidi, Elad Shtmer, Eran Bitton. Website: Machol Merkaz.

Nov 28

Toronto Mandolin Orchestra presents A Night at the Opera, 3:30 pm, at Trinity-St. Paul Centre, 427 Bloor St, West. Tickets available at SME office at 416-533-2725 or by email: info@shevchenkomusi.com. Website: Shevchenko Music.

Dale Adamson of the Surrey International Folk Dance Society (Surrey BC) is maintaining a thorough list of on-line daily, weekly, monthly and special folk dance sessions. Link to Dale Adamson’s blog and Judith’s calendar.

Tours and Cruises

Oct 9-22, 2021

Greece and the Greek Islands– Jim Gold Tours. Website: Jim Gold Tours.

March 13-24, 2022

Israel – Jim Gold Tours. Website: Jim Gold Tours.

May 1-11, 2022

Albania with Kosovo extension – Jim Gold Tours. Website: Jim Gold Tours.

May 21-June 2, 2022

Peru, Bolivia, Chile – Jim Gold Tours. Website: Jim Gold Tours.

June 2022

Macedonia with Vlasto Petkovski. Price includes round-trip air from Toronto, hotel accommodation, 3 meals daily, transportation, attraction fees, all taxes. Contact: sunstagecompany@gmail.com.

June 2022

XXL Tour to Georgia, Armenia and optional extension to Iran, organized by Tineke & Mauritz van Geel. Email for newsletter: Tineke van Geel Newsletter.

June 7-21, 2022

Norway, Denmark, Sweden – Jim Gold Tours. Website: Jim Gold Tours.

June 7-21, 2022

Poland – Jim Gold Tours. Website: Jim Gold Tours.

TBA 2022

Provence, The Rhone and Marseille, Folk Dance on the Water. Website: Folk Dance on the Water.

Aug 1-14, 2022

Bulgaria! – Jim Gold Tours. Website: Jim Gold Tours.

Oct 3-16, 2022

Romania – Jim Gold Tours. Website: Jim Gold Tours.

June 14-27, 2023

Germany, Austria, Lichtenstein, Switzerland, folk dance and yodeling tour. Website: Jim Gold Tours.

August 5-17, 2023

Ireland. Website: Jim Gold Tours.

September 14-27, 2023

Spain (Andalusia Festival Tour). Website: Jim Gold Tours.