Come to the next contra dance!

Dances start at 8:00 PM with a lesson at 7:30 PM, unless otherwise noted.

Date: Saturday August 27

Location: NC State

Description: Talley Ballroom, NC State U. campus: If you liked Jim Morrison and Steve Hickman, you can hear them at the first NCSU Contra Club dance of the year, where they will be joined by John Newlin on the guitar. Calling will be Clinton Ross. Lesson at 6:30 pm, Dance 7-10 pm. $8 general admission, $6 students and faculty. link


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What is contra dance?

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Media

Carrboro Commons Documentary Video of TCD: link

NPR's All Things Considered: Youth Flock To Contra Dancing : link

To see a PBS report on contra dancing in Maine, click here.

Whoopin' It Up! Students at the Center for Documentary Studies interview Linda Cooper about contra dance:

Videos

Carrboro Century Center videos.

Reality Center videos.

Pleasant Green videos.

Reality Center with The Mighty Babylonians - CulBlu's video is used courtesy of Dequan Powell

Carrboro Century Center with Sassafras Stomp - CulBlu's video is used courtesy of Dequan Powell