On 7 dance floors you will be able to discover, dance, learn or practice many 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.
2 time bourrées
3 time bourrées
Danses de couple
South West France
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 bals at the same time starting at 9.30pm or 10pm. Then seven new bals to replace them between 11:30 pm and 1:00 am. Three bals end the evening at 3:15. 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.
The Promotion Area
A place for
- the promotion of dance and music,
- the sale of dance and music recordings and books.
The Music Kiosk
A space with a dance floor for :
- music workshops,
- chatting: about dance,
- presenting productions,
- playing music and dancing at free times,…
In the center of the site, a space with a dance floor for :
- having a break,
- meeting people,
- jamming and … more dancing.