New England Vintage Arts Society
Sunday Evening Vintage Dance Classes

May-July, Wakefield, MA

Prepare for the 26th annual Nahant Victorian Dance Weekend in August, with dance classes focusing on mid 19th Century through Ragtime Era dance basics, emphasizing ballroom etiquette, period movement & styling, and popular rhythms. All levels of dance experience welcome.

May 7 & 21: mid 19th century dance
o Ballroom etiquette, bows, & grand march figures
o Nahant Quadrilles & period contra dances
o Mid-Century waltz
June 4 & 25: dance of the 1890s & Strauss
o Polka & galop
o How to survive and enjoy a Strauss waltz
o Fledermaus Quadrille
July 9 & 23: Ragtime Era dance
o One Step & Tango
o Sequence Dances
Classes will be 5-7 PM at the Americal Civic Center,
467 Main St., Wakefield, MA.
Accessible by commuter rail and bus from Oak Grove T stop.

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Admission: $5 per class, $25 for the series
(Advance Registration is preferred, walk-ins welcome)

Nahant Victorian
Dance Weekend

August 10-14, Nahant, MA

We’re planning a fun filled Historic dance weekend; registration is now open!

Nahant Events for 2017 will include:

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  • Formal Dinner Dance with Dan Gabel
  • Silent Film with Jeff Rapsiss
  • Viennese Grand Ball
  • Formal Afternoon Tea
  • Seaside Promenade
  • Costume and Dance Classes
  • Museum Tour & Shopping Excursion
  • Live Music by Spare Parts
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