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Step Dance Classes

THURSDAYS:
Diablo Light Opera
1948 Oak Park Boulevard
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
 
Beginning Step Dance: 6:00-7:00pm
  • Learn basic step dancing technique and several step dances
  • Recommended: Approximately one year of dance experience in Scottish Country Dancing or a related area, such as Highland, ballet, Irish dance, etc.

Beginner/Intermediate 7:00-8:00

  • Learn intermediate and advanced step dancing technique and even more step dances!
  • For dancers wit knowledge of basic step dancing techniques or approximately one year of Scottish Step Dancing.

 

 

Country Dance Classes

TUESDAYS:
Crockett Community Center
850 Pomona Street
Crockett, CA 94525

Basic/Intermediate Combined 7:00-9:00pm

  • Introduction to Scottish Country Dancing
  • Learn basic steps and formations
  • Intermediate dancers focus on technique and more challenging formations and dances

 

 


New World Scottish Dancers Performance Group (Step and Country

THURSDAYS:
Diablo Light Opera
1948 Oak Park Boulevard
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
  • Performance opportunities include Scottish Games and other venues
  • Although membership in NWSD is invitational, anyone interested can contact Lori Howard, the director of the company, or any member of NWSD for information

How a dance is created: The Pick & Shovel Reel.


Step #1 Listening to instructions
Photograph taken by Sheila Sousa, 2002.

Choreography by Ron Wallace and Claudette Sigg.


Step #2 Trying it out
Photograph taken by Sheila Sousa, 2002.


Step #3 The finished product
Photograph taken by Sheila Sousa, 2002.