On 7 dance floors, you will get the chance to discover, understand and dance a wide variety of European dances.
(There may be between 50 and 300 participants in a workshop).
The stars on the programme give an indication of the level of the workshop (* : easy, ** : intermediate, *** : advanced).
Everyone will have their own approach, background, priorities and dreams ; everyone should be able to find an appropriate level at which to participate.
Bourrées 2 et 3 temps
Danses de couple
Ile de la Réunion
Playford (danse anglaise)
Express dance work-shops
Shorter workshops to introduce a particular dance, region or group of dancers in about 30 minutes.
Exchange of ideas
For increased understanding of dance – researchers, musicians and dancers can share their experiences, reflections, conduct a debate or discuss a film or an exhibition.
« Discovery » music workshops
Musicians or singers present a technique, an instrument, a way to play together.
Some evenings, at 9 pm, a short demonstration to show some dances and inspire you to try them.
Seven bands playing at the same time, starting at 9:30 or 10:00. Then seven new bals to replace them between 11:30 pm and 00:45 am. To finish, there may be several acoustic jam sessions to dance through the night.
Daily adjustments to the Programme
A planning session will be held each day between 2.00 – 2.30 pm at the event office. You will be able to propose other events.
The Information Point
A place at the center of the site that houses :
- the schedule for the dance floors,
- organizational information,
- a message and car-pool space.
We highly recommend a daily visit.
In the center of the site, a space with a dance floor for :
- having a break,
- meeting people,
- the promotion of dance and music,
- the sale of dance and music recordings and books,
- jamming and … more dancing.
Out of respect for the other participants and the neighbourhood, we cannot accept instruments that are too noisy.