Brooklyn Heights International Folkdancers
Come DANCE with us!
Check back regularly for guest instructors/special workshops, and possible schedule changes!
... Questions? Email us by clicking here.Location: 55 Cranberry St. (between Henry & Hicks) Enter through the open gate, and go DOWN THE STEPS to the dancing!
There’s no better way to stay healthy (mentally & physically)
than by dancing on Monday nights!
We dance at Assumption Parish –
We’re in Brooklyn Heights, are convenient to mass transit,
and we dance on a fine wood floor.
Per session fee - $8 most nights, but $15 when we have guest instructors
Check out our facebook page for videos of our recent guest instructors:
If you want to see the videos but are not on facebook, just write to us and we’ll make it possible.
May 8 - Review & requests
May 15 - Jaap Leegwater, guest instructorMay 22 - Review & requests
Jaap Leegwater is known by many folk dancers worldwide for his fun teachings and dances like Karamfil, Dobrudzanska Pandela and Mari Marijko. He started his dance career in his native country, The Netherlands, where he earned degrees in both education and international folk dance. Fascinated with the irregular Balkan rhythms and drawn to the expressiveness of its movements, Jaap specialized in Bulgarian dance and choreography and had studied at the State Choreographer’s Schools in Sofia and Plovdiv, Bulgaria.
May 29 → No Dancing - Memorial Day
June 5, 12 - Review & requests of new dances learned at our 2 spring workshops
June 19 - FINAL DANCE PARTY OF THE YEAR!!
FREE ADMISSION IF YOU BRING A SNACK TO SHARE!!
NO DANCING IN JULY OR AUGUST!
Dancing goes from 7 - 9:30!
If you need additional help with directions - train or car - please Contact US!