Weekend away in Chambéry – Easter 2020

Every four years, the RSCDS Paris Branch organises an international Easter dance weekend for advanced dancers.

This is an early notice for our next weekend away that will take place from April 11th to April 13th 2020 in Chambéry (French Alps, accessible by train from Paris, Geneva and Lyon international airports).

Teacher: Ron Wallace
Musicians: Keith Smith (fiddle) and James Gray (piano)

Visit the event website for more information!

Spring Fling/Fringe – April 19th to 21st 2019

From April 19th to 21st 2019, Paris will be the Scottish Country Dancing capital of the World for a weekend.

The RSCDS Paris Branch is happy to welcome the 2019 Spring Fling, the RSCDS international workshop aimed for dancers aged from 12 to 35.

Along with the Spring Fling, the RSCDS Paris Branch will organize a Spring Fringe, an international dance week-end for dancers over 35 with specific classes and joint evening dances.

All the information (schedule, teachers, venues, registration, …) about those two events will be available on their respective dedicated website:

Visit the 2019 Spring Fling website

Visit the 2019 Spring Fringe website

Intermediate’s workshop – January 2018

Saturday 27th January 2018, the RSCDS Paris Branch is organising a workshop for intermediate dancers, followed by an evening dance for intermediate and advanced dancers.

The workshop is aimed at intermediate dancers, and at beginners who already have some knowledge of Scottish Country Dancing.

Register to the workshop

Dances taught during the workshop

Evening dance programme (pdf) or on SCDDB

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Country dancing/Highland beginners workshop and evening dance – 22nd April 2017

On April 22nd 2017, the RSCDS Paris Branch hosts a dance workshop aimed at beginners followed by an evening dance with live music.

Beginners workshop

The workshop is aimed at dancers who started Scottish Country Dancing recently but more advanced dancers are also welcome. It will be divided into two courses:

  • Country Dancing (1pm – 2pm30) : Antoine Rousseau
  • Highland  (2pm45 – 4pm) : Mathias Ferber

Musician: Pascaline Latour

Online registration: https://www.weezevent.com/beginners-workshop-and-evening-dance-april-2017

Evening dance

The first half of the dance is open to beginner dancers who attended the workshop as well as to intermediate and advanced dancers. The second half of the dance will be of a more advanced level. Most dances will be briefly walked.

You can find the programme on SCDDB or download the pdf.

Musicians: Paris Band and Matthias Rank (fiddle)
MC: Mylène Rousseau and Tom McKinlay

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Intermediate’s workshop – January 2017

Saturday 28th January 2017, the RSCDS Paris Branch is organising a workshop for intermediate dancers, followed by an evening dance for intermediate and advanced dancers.

The workshop is aimed at intermediate dancers, and at beginners who already have some knowledge of Scottish Country Dancing.

Register to the workshop

You can find the programme on SCDDB or download the pdf.

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