English Country Dance from Shakespeare to Jane Austen

Cassiane Vlahos with Transit of Earth
Dance A – North Gym / 1:00 - 2:00

Dance the English social dance that captivated the world for over 200 years! Side effects may include marriage to Mr. Darcy.  Live music will be provided by Transit of Earth, a SF Free Folk Festival favorite dance band!

Cassiane Vlahos has been dancing English Country Dance for over a decade. She regularly teaches for the Period Events and Entertainments Re-Creation Society (PEERS), the Bay Area Country Dance Society (BACDS), The Bay Area English Regency Society (BAERS), and the Fezziwig stage at Dickens Fair. In addition, she has led workshops specifically on Jane Austen for conventions and private events. She is a co-instructor for PEERS weekly vintage ballroom dance classes, and participates in many kinds of folk dancing.