Slipsteps and Quavers
26th - Friday May 30th 2008
The Earnley Concourse
This course offers five days of delighting in Circle Dancing, Singing and
There will be morning and evening sessions of dance with additional optional
early morning and late afternoon opportunities to sing, drum and play music.
This still leaves ample time for spontaneous happenings or glorious
The dancing will offer a mixture of moods, energies and themes whilst the
singing will explore different vocal traditions (e.g. Balkan,
African, Devotional). The music making sessions will provide the opportunity
to learn Circle Dance tunes and experiment with different drumming rhythms.
Singing and Music-Making
Discover your hidden musician, the joys of singing, playing music and being
in the Dance together.
(N.B. You do not need to be able to read the dots to participate in the
singing or music-making as learning by ear will be encouraged.)
The Earnley Concourse is situated close to the Cathedral city of
Chichester in West Sussex in open countryside and only a short distance from
Over ten years experience of this venue which offers five days of comfort,
pampering and excellent food; a delightful dance studio with a sprung wooden
dance floor plus facilities second to none including an indoor heated
swimming pool, mean we just have to keep coming back.
Accommodation will be in spacious twin-bedded rooms which have en-suite
bathrooms and are equipped with T.V., radio, telephone and tea-making
facilities. N.B. Single rooms are available on request - early booking
A comprehensive menu which can cater for vegetarian and special diets, is
home-cooked and abundant.
Cost and Booking
Places are strictly limited to 30. This is an extremely popular event
which is already filling up, so please book early to avoid disappointment.
The all-inclusive cost is £410 - £470.
A £150 deposit is required at the time of booking. We regret that no
refunds can be issued for late cancellations unless a replacement can be
found, as we are committed to our expenses.
For booking details, please contact Judy.