Semplice features Carla Sciaky, baroque violin; Miriam Rosenblum,
recorder; Ben Cohen, archlute, theorbo, & harpsichord, Elinor
Saragoussi, bass viol.
"An Evening of English Baroque Music and Dance" will begin with a program
of English baroque music, performed on period instruments and
accompanied by entertaining stories about the composers and the times
they lived in. And, we're excited to be joined on part of the program
by guest violinist Chloe Prendergast (a.k.a. Carla's older
Then, following a short intermission at which refreshments will be
served (including Miri Rose
baklava), Chris will teach and call authentic English country dances
from the same time period, and Semplice will be the "dance band"!
Everyone is welcome to join in these easy and fun social dances (or enjoy watching
the dancing from a chair on the side, if you prefer).
We hope you can join us on April 25th! To order tickets, and for
more information, please go to semplicebaroque.com.
These exciting and flirtatious dances are the ones you saw in the Jane Austen movies. All are invited – no partner or previous experience needed. There is no lesson, and figures are taught as
needed. Easier dances
at the beginning of the evening lead up to more elegant and graceful
dances by the end of the evening.
Generally 1st Fridays. For more
303 321-2262. 8:00 -
p.m., adults $10, teens/students, $6, family rate, $25.
8:00 - 11:00 p.m., at the Berkeley Community Church,
West 50th Ave. in Denver (near Regis).
January 19th, February 2nd & 16th, at the Rock Ledge Ranch Carriage House, located within the Garden of the Gods,
(driving directions), 6:45 - 8:45 pm. Cost:
Donation to the Rock Ledge Ranch.
January 26th, February 9th & 23rd, at the International Dance Club, 6:45 - 8:45 pm, $6.
2422 Busch Ave, 80904 (go past the building, turn right on Race, then right again into the back
downstairs parking lot. The dance is in the upstairs ballroom.)
if you'd like to be on our mailing list and get an email reminder about upcoming dances.