Event Category: 1st Saturday Contra Dance

He’s been calling all over the west coast, and now we have him in El Segundo!  Welcome back our own Jeremy Korr as he will be calling dances collected from all over the country. We’ll also have the debut of So Cal’s newest contradance band – Noisy Mouse. The band features Olivia Breidenthal on fiddle, Marty Morrisey on piano and accordion, and Steve Shapiro on banjo and mandolin.  Admission $12, full-time students with ID $7, under age 18 free. CDSS members $1 off.  Dance from 8:00PM-11:00PM. Free instruction at 7:30PM

Calling tonight will be Jeff Spero, with music by Rhythm Method – featuring Briana Bandy (fiddle), Steve Shapiro (mandolin / banjo) and Emil Olguin (guitar).  Come enjoy the start of 2019 with us! Admission $12; full-time students with ID $7; under age 18 free. CDSS members $1 off.

Dance to the amazing Celtic fiddler Kira Ott, and well-traveled contra keyboardist Jeff Spero for an exciting evening of dances.  Caller will be the ever-popular James Hutson.  Due to very high rents on the westside, the El Segundo dance is starting a sliding scale admission this month. Pay as you can: admission $12 – $15, full-time students with ID $7 – $10, under age 18 free – $589. CDSS members $1 off.  Dance from 8:00PM-11:00PM. Free instruction at 7:30PM

Rhythm Method and Jeremy Korr return to El Segundo for an exciting evening of dances. To help pay for the hall rental and give the talent something more than gas money, the El Segundo dance has implemented a sliding scale admission. Pay as you can: admission $12 – $15, full-time students with ID $7 – $10, under age 18 free – $613. CDSS members $1 off.  Dance from 8:00PM-11:00PM. Free instruction at 7:30PM

It’s First Saturday, and that means another exciting contradance in El Segundo! Tonight features the calling of Jeffrey Spero, with the music of Southern Comfort. The El Segundo dance has implemented a sliding scale admission. Pay as you can: admission $12 – $15, full-time students with ID $7 – $10, under age 18 free – $613. CDSS members $1 off.  Dance from 8:00PM-11:00PM. Free instruction at 7:30PM

May the Fourth be with you in El Segundo! Take Hans four and Star left as Jeffrey Spero calls the dances. Music will be provided by Rey-thm Method.  Arrive with a partner or Solo.  Come dressed in Star Wars theme, and if you’re the best dressed – you’ll win a prize! There will be all kinds of snacks at the break – even Chewie and Organa-ic ones!  The El Segundo dance has implemented a sliding scale admission. Pay as you can: admission $12 – $15, full-time students with ID $7 – $10, under age 18 free – $436. CDSS members $1 off.  Dance from 8:00PM-11:00PM. Free instruction at 7:30PM

Well folks… this is it.  So far, no one (or no ones) has come forward to take over the First Saturday dance.  As of now, this is the last traditional contradance on the Westside.  So let’s go out in style!  Playing their first LA contradance in years, we will have the nationally acclaimed band – Syncopaths! And just back from her tour of the east coast, our caller will be Jacqui Grennan.  Admission for this special event is $18, full-time students with ID $10, under age 18 free. CDSS members $1 off.  Dance from 8:00PM-11:00PM. Free instruction at 7:30PM.

This month  our dance will bring together Emil Olguin and Frank Hoppe, playing with one another for the first time.  These two great musicians will be joined by the venerable James Hutson, who will be calling. We provide a lesson for new dancers at 7:30, and the dance begins at 8:00 PM.  Adults are $15, students 30 and under are $10, and anyone 18 and under is free.