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Capital English Country Dancers

February 4, 2024 @ 2:00 pm 5:00 pm EST

CECD will soon celebrate 35 years of dancing!

Live Music!    Beginners, Singles & Couples Welcome!        All Dances Taught!
For more information contact CapitalECD@gmail.com, 518-477-5684

Capital English Country Dancers is an Affiliate of the DanceFlurry Organization and a member of Country Dance and Song Society

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Doors open at 1:30. Workshop is 2:00 – 5:00 PM. The dance workshop is at the First Unitarian Universalist Society of Albany (Albany UU), 405 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12206. Donations are requested to cover the hall rent.

We have a beautiful wood dance floor. Please wear clean, flat, soft-soled dance shoes.

Our COVID Policy has changed for 2023:

  • Beginning with our first event, Beginner Workshop on 9/24/2023, proof of
    vaccination and wearing of a mask will not be required at CECD events.
  • Please stay home if you feel sick or have symptoms of Covid or flu.
  • CECD will notify all attendees if someone reports a Covid diagnosis within
    a week after a dance.

We will ask you to agree to these protocols, shown in more detail in the Participant Agreement.

  • Sept 24 SPECIAL FREE BEGINNER WORKSHOP with Don Bell (recorded music)
  • Oct 8   SECOND SUNDAY (ADK Weekend Oct 1) Carmen Giunta and Hearsease
  • Nov 5   Melanie Axel-Lute and Alan Thompson and Britany Orlebeke
  • Dec 3   David Smuckler and Laurel Sharp, Eileen Kalfass, Jane Knoeck
  • Jan 7   Margaret Bary and Alan Thompson and friend
  • Feb 4   Orly Krasner and Early Music Ensemble with Harpsichord (Larry Wallach, Tricia van Oers and Eric Buddington)
  • Mar 3   Elizabeth Freedman and Vonnie Estes, Charles Fisher and Nancy Bakemeier
  • Apr 7    Val Medve and Pat McPherson and Dough Creighton
  • May 5  Ice Cream Sunday – Melanie Axel-Lute, Elizabeth Stehl, Don Bell with Spare Parts and Britany Orlebeke

Regular Dances: $15, $12 CECD Members (Membership: $15)

Ice Cream Sunday: $17, $14 CECD Members (includes ice cream sundaes)

Season Ticket: $88 (includes Regular Dances + Ice Cream Sunday + Membership)