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Tants, Tants, Tants! 

Monday 15th August 2016 | 9:00 am - Friday 19th August 2016 | 6:00 pm

£90.00 – £150.00

Registration is from 9am to 945am today at SOAS, Vernon Square in room VG04

Created especially for dancers, this course will be taught by the UK’s expert Yiddish dance leader, Guy Schalom. No experience is necessary, just an interest in Klezmer music and dance. We will cover circle, line, couple and square dances from Jewish Eastern European and beyond. The course will be integrated with the instrumental course, so participants will enjoy live music at every session from faculty members.

About the course

The course will cover:
– Core Yiddish dance repertoire including freylekhs, sher, khosidl, patsh.
– Co-territorial and cross-genre repertoire including bulgar, Romanian hora (zhok), sirba, plus related local European dances such as Korobushka and Miserlou.
– Jewish styling and aesthetic.
– How to respond to a live band.
– How to lead dancing, and how to direct and guide a live band in workshops and simchas.

£150 Full price
£90 Students and Seniors
Contact us if you wish to apply for a scholarship to enable your attendance or if you have any questions you would like to ask.


Monday 15th August 2016 | 9:00 am
Friday 19th August 2016 | 6:00 pm
£90.00 – £150.00


Vernon Square, Penton Rise, Kings Cross
London, WC1X 9EW United Kingdom
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020 7898 4307
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