The New York Caledonian Club Workshop Series: Scottish Ceilidh Dance, with instructors Mary Abdill, with a full teaching certificate from the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society, and Jenny Evans, founding
The New York Caledonian Club Workshop Series: Scottish Ceilidh Dance, with instructors Mary Abdill, with a full teaching certificate from the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society, and Jenny Evans, founding member and leader of the Madra Confach Ceilidh Band. Learn the most popular traditional Scottish country reels that are usually danced during ceilidhs (Gaelic for social gathering). No experience or partner required!
This event is part of Carnegie Hall’s Migrations: The Making of America festival.
(Wednesday) 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
Ripley Grier Studios
520 Eighth Avenue, Studio 16FG
New York Caledonian ClubThe New York Caledonian Club, established in 1856, is a not-for-profit society that is “open to the world” and provides Scots, Scottish-Americans and anyone with an interest in Scotland with opportunities for fellowship and cultural expression. The NYCC hosts a number of cultural and social events, including its annual Burns Supper (a traditional celebration of the creative genius of Robert Burns) and day trips to regional festivals. The Club’s offers classes in varied subjects, and makes charitable contributions to organizations in the U.S. and Scotland. It is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.P.O. Box 4542, Grand Central Station, New York, NY 10163-4542