One of the reasons I really enjoy teaching Bellydance at Mendocino Folklore and Stockton Folkdance Camps is because I get the opportunity to participate in a variety of folk dances from around the world. Surprisingly, one of the dancesI tried that tickled my fancy was square dancing! I remember giggling my way through square dancing in fourth grade P.E. class, but I had no idea I’d enjoy it so much as an adult! If you haven’t tried square dancing, now is the perfect time to start. Celebrate National Square Dance Day November 29th!
Getting My Square Dance on at Stockton Folk Dance Camp !
This folk form of entertainment is for a group of dancers. Square dancing is typically done with four couples arranged in a square with one couple on each side facing in towards the middle of the square. In most American forms of square dance, a directed caller cues the dancers to do movements... READ MORE