The Tūranga Bal, Gisborne
30 September – 1 October 2023
FDNZ’s good-time gathering for 2023. A weekend of dance, bringing new life to old dance traditions. Balfolk workshops for dancers and musicians alike, Appalachian clogging, waiata-a-ringa, community folk dance events.
Join us there!
Celtic Confluence Circle Dance Workshop, Hamilton
25-26 November 2023
Dance Folkus presents a weekend of Celtic-inspired new dance choreographies in the circle dance style.
Internationally popular UK guest tutors and choreographers Cindy Kelly & Adrian Pointon tour their latest repertoire of devised dances to Celtic and traditional music.
Fun to dance, expertly taught, easy to learn.
Folk Dance Australia Annual Weekend Workshop, Canberra
13-15 October 2023
Featuring an exciting program of FDA teachers and invited guest teacher Darko Andreski from ‘Dancers Without Borders’, Canberra.
Folk Dance Tours with Tineke & Maurits van Geel, 2024
ARMENIA TOUR 15 May – 1 June 2024
A 14-day dance trip visiting the highlights and hidden gems of Armenia. Dance classes with local teachers.
BALI DANCE VACATION 17 June – 1 July 2024
A 15-day dance vacation offering a tropical cocktail to beach, nature, handcrafts, culture, beautiful weather and hospitable hosts. International folk dancing with Tineke and Maurits.
Both tours are also suitable for non-dancers.
For details visit www.tinekevangeel.nl
Winter Warm Up Workshop, Auckland
12-13 August 2023
A weekend workshop of international folk dance wrapped around the annual Winter Warm Up. Visiting Australian tutor Chris Wild shares favourites from the Sydney-based dance group Sedenka.
Nau mai Haere mai. Make this a weekend feast of worldwide connection through dance.
Winter Warm Up, Auckland
Saturday 12 August, from 5.45pm
Danish House, 6 Rockridge Ave, Penrose
Its time again! Always the folkloric fun of the year! 13 ethnic ensembles will show & then share, inviting you to join them in outrageous dancing connection goodness.
Cash bar opens 5.45pm, with mulled wine on arrival. Argentinian dinner food at modest price. Raffles. $2 entry.
Contact: Rae Storey, firstname.lastname@example.org
Wellington Folk Festival, Wainuiomata
21-24 October 2022
A Labour Weekend full of folk goodness – including dance workshops and parties. Check out their website for the full itinerary and feature artists.