"O body swayed to music, O brightening glance, How can we know the dancer from the dance?"
- William Butler Yeats, "Among School Children"
"Any problem in the world can be solved by dancing."
- James Brown
"You've gotta' dance like there's nobody watching, Love like you'll never be hurt, Sing like there's nobody listening, And live like it's heaven on earth. (And speak from the heart to be heard.)"
- William W. Purkey
Triangle Country Dancers (TCD) is a nonprofit organization which promotes the enjoyment, preservation, and study of contra dancing and other English and American traditional and historic dance, music, and song. TCD is a group affiliate of the Country Dance and Song Society (CDSS).
Read more about contra dancing.
Check the schedule.
You can become a Triangle Country Dancers member and save on dance admission. Members save $2 on each dance! Another benefit of membership is our newsletter "The Hey!" which is published 6 times a year. Read more about membership.
"To watch us dance is to hear our hearts speak."
- Hopi Indian saying
"Dancers are the athletes of God."
- Albert Einstein
"Those who dance are considered insane by those who can't hear the music."
- George Carlin
Carrboro Century Center with the Elftones
Reality Center with Swallowtail
Carrboro Century Center videos.
Pleasant Green videos.