Contra Dance
We are a non-profit association of dancers engaged in promoting and providing contra dance in Victoria, BC.
No experience necessary
Caller teaches dances on the spot
Live music!
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Introductory session at 7:00pm
Dances Saturday from 7:30pm to 10:00pm
Admission $10
* Please bring soft-soled shoes to dance in; street shoes are not allowed
and please come fragrance-free
Date Location Caller Band Notes
Jan 13 St. Luke's Eric Curl Nancy Grossert & Terry Boyle
Jan 27 St. Matthias JD Erskine Odd Hack
Feb 10 St. Luke's Anne Glover Nancy Grossert & Terry Boyle
Feb 24 St. Matthias Rosemary Lach The New Page Country Dance Orchestra Special tribute to Dan Page
Mar 17 St. Matthias Galen Armstrong RigAJig
Mar 31 St. Matthias Anne Glover The Sybaritic String Band
Apr 14 St. Luke's Maureen Collier Nancy Grossert & Jeremy Walsh
Apr 28 St. Matthias Sonya Kaufman Countercurrent
May 12 St. Luke's Lindsey Dono The Dancehall Players
May 26 St. Matthias Galen Armstrong The Slowpokes
Jun 16 St. Matthias New Callers The Slowpokes


What is Contra Dance?   Click HERE to watch a good Contra Dance introductory session.

Dance Organizations and Dances happening a short distance from Victoria
  1. Island Dance
  2. Vancouver Country Dance
  3. Camp Chehalis
These videos are provided by the Chattahoochee Country Dancers, Atlanta Georgia
  1. Introduction
  2. Two Dancers
  3. Four Dancers
  4. A Contra Line
  5. Come Dance With Us
  6. A Called Dance #1
  7. A Called Dance #2
  8. The Basics
  9. Contra Video Credits
Wikipedia entry
Index of some Contra Dance in Canada