The Alex Wilson Legacy Fund fosters folklore projects around Boulder and the Front Range of Colorado. It continues and expands the lifework of Alex “Tink” Wilson (1929-2012), an inspiring leader of folk dancing, folk song, and story in the Boulder area for decades. Since 2012, the Fund has helped to fund many community-related folklore projects through small grants.
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Waltz, foxtrot, swing, tango and more! AVD hosts monthly swing dances with live music, vintage ballroom tea dances w/ live music, Wednesday Waltz Etc., and the New Years Eve Party at Avalon Ballroom! All events include dance classes.
We look forward to welcoming you to Dance of the Heart’s approach to the mysterious, powerful world of Argentine tango social dancing!
Participants are invited to explore un-choreographed, self-guided movement, set against a backdrop of music ranging from world beats to sacred chants to classical cadences. www.kimberlyjonas.com/bodymantra
Sunday Contact Improv Lab from 10 am to 12 pm
The Boulder Dance Coalition is located in Boulder, Colorado. It is a non-profit coalition of groups and individuals of all ages that are involved in folk arts, music and dance.
Boulder Friends of Jazz: Dance! Sing! Play! Traditional Dixieland Jazz. Come join us the first Sunday of each month from 1:00 P.M. to 4:00 PM Members $8, Visitors $12 and Students $2, Musicians free
Participatory international folk dancing from around the world
Calling all rising musicians ages 12+ and adults who are curious to learn tunes from Ireland, that will make people dance! With your melody instrument – such violin/fiddle, cello, viola, flute, penny whistle, recorder, harp, accordion or keyboard- join us in learning a tune a week, by ear. No need for music stands or sheet music. No homework! Participants will be able to record the tune in class to refer back to afterwards.
Bring: Your instrument, your ability to play a 3-5 scales on it, and the desire to make a few new music friends!
Traditional to modern Israeli dance (line, circle and couples dances). Come join us, all experience levels welcome!
Boulder Salsa, Bachata, Rueda & West Coast Swing social. 3 levels of Rueda Lessons 6:30-7:30PM. 3 levels of Salsa Lessons 7:30-8:30PM. 3 Levels of West Coast Swing Lessons 7:30-8:30pm. 2 Rooms of Dancing 8:30-11:30pm
Learn Lindy Hop and Charleston, the original dances of the swing era! Swing dancing is joyful, free spirited, and infectious. It’s unabashedly fun with a carefree style that closely reflects the music of the late 20s hot Jazz to the 40s Big Band music. You’re going to love it! No partner required.
Zumba classes 7 days a week, from 9:00-10:00 am
Wednesdays 5:30-6:30 pm in Sodal Hall
Calico and Boots holds dances for special events at Glenn’s Den in Lafayette, Colorado. We dance some traditional square dance figures, in keeping with our 60-year tradition, as well as more modern
Colorado Friends of Cajun and Zydeco sponsors cajun and creole bands to bring Louisiana joie de vivre to Colorado.
CFOOTMAD promotes participatory American folk dances of various genres and eras including contras, squares, waltzes and more. All with excellent live music!
Ballroom dancing with cues. All rhythms at a variety of skill levels. Couple costs are about $12 per dance.
Offering novice, beginning & advanced-beginning blues dance partner lessons. We teach a house party and juke joint style of dance: low impact, interpretive, easy to pick up and a whole lotta fun!
Private, semi-private and group lessons. No prior experience required.
Danceophile Studio is your source for ballroom (swing, waltz, foxtrot, salsa, cha-cha, tango..) in Boulder.
Monthly dance (2nd Saturdays) for the LBGTQ community and friends/allies, including country, ballroom, Latin, west coast swing, night club, line dance and some freeform/pop dancing. Safe, inclusive and welcoming.
Dryad Dance offers a wide variety of dance styles at the beginner and intermediate levels in a friendly and welcoming environment. Wedding dances, salsa, swing, ballet, tap, jazz, modern – we believe there is a dance out there for everyone. Come take a free introductory lesson and find yours!
Come join the Beledi Dance Caravan and learn Egyptian Middle Eastern Dance and various other forms of dance fusion including gypsy belly dance. The BDC is a performing group. Classes are on Tuesdays from 5:30 to 7:00 pm in the tango studio. $10/class. Beginners are welcomed of all ages.
COME DANCE WITH US!
Laura – Cuban/Russian-trained; detail-oriented; loves dramatic expression; gives insightful suggestions to push you beyond your comfort zone!
Danae – America/Graham trained; focus on balance, transitions, movement quality; questions and laughter welcomed during class!
Movers of all levels welcome!
An empowered, no-fear dance class that inspires and challenges you to move your spirit as you gracefully move your body. Get the strength, artistry and utter joy of dancing while welcoming a kiss of soul growth + self-connection with each class. Rotating dance styles; Jazz fusion, hip hop, latin, ballet and club funk.
Corazon flamenco is dedicated to teach and perform flamenco dance and music
Flamenco dance, the passionate art from from the province of Andalucia, Spain. This class studies Flamenco technique, flamenco rhythms , and choreography. Performance opportunities.
Recreational, international folk dancing in Fort Collins every Tuesday night. No experience or partner necessary. Old and new dances from cultures far and near. Relaxed atmosphere with friendly people.
Potluck, live Greek music and dance!
Movement Mass With Melissa Michaels Join together in Celebratory Community to Remember our Wholeness & to Amplify our Sacred Work in these Times of Great Change. No Dance experience is necessary.
Come join a friendly group of dancers who enjoy the dress and steps of vintage dancing, at events hosted by Sharon Guli of Guli Productions, as well as those hosted by others.
G&G successfully performed in most important tango festivals around the world. Since 2010 they organize yearly the BoulderTango Festival in October. They have opened the Boulder Tango Studio.
Heritage Workshops by Kristen Demaree hosts dance classes in Ballet and Character Dance. Visit her website for extended information and to read her blog!
We illustrate the rich folk culture of Romania, its dance, music, costumes, and folk arts.
A progressive, choreographed aerobic dance class designed for non-dancers. A one hour class includes Corework, Vertifirm, Cardio, Stretch, and Dancing to a variety of music styles and tempos.
Fun Tango dancing to a mix of traditional and alternative music and dinner. 3rd Sundays.
I’m a traveling dance instructor providing private instruction, group classes, specialty workshops, and event entertainment services in 20+ different styles including swing, country, Latin, ballroom and line dance.
Mixed chorus that sings folk music from the Balkans, Russia, and beyond.
Richard Powers, an internationally recognized social dance historian and teacher from Stanford University, has been coming to Colorado to teach historic social dance workshops since 1998. Richard’s aggregated influence on social dance in Colorado through the years has been immense.
Challenge your brain, test your balance. Sweat a little & have FUN learning this American art form. Sally Fortenberry has been tapping for 30 years and holds a Teacher Training certificate from the American Tap Dance Foundation.
We are a group that promotes the beautiful dance and music of Scandinavia, through performances, social events, and workshops.
Modern square dance club dancing on the 2nd & 4th Friday evenings at Broomfield United Methodist Church near 10th and Daphne in Broomfield, CO
Friendly social dancing in a set. Ancestor of square dancing and contra.
Connecting skaters in Boulder County! Community of quad & inline skaters of all levels. Let’s roll!
Sharing our love of international folk dance through performance and teachin
We organize swing dance events and teach swing dance classes at the Avalon. We specialize in community dances such as the Swing Rueda and line dances like the Shim-Sham, and Mama’s Stew.
Beginning Argentine Tango class!! This is a Great Beginning class to get you going in the tango community.
Small, enjoyable and moderatly paced waltz classes in rotary, cross-step and other forms of watlz.
Waltz Revolution, first and third Wednesdays, features mostly waltz to contemporary, engaging, and surprising musical selections by DJ Frank Vernon.
Watch Your Step! performs early 20th century American social dances, from the ragtime craze of the 1910s, through the wild 1920s, into the swinging and elegant 1930s, plus a little bit of disco.