FOLK DANCE CANBERRA Dancing to Wonderful Music from Countries Around the World

About Folk Dance Canberra

Folk Dance Canberra is a unique and welcoming community providing physical and social well-being through world dance. Suitable for all ages, and all levels of dance experience, classes range from beginner to advanced offering a wonderful pathway into dance cultures across the globe.

“By coming together in a circle, and keeping stories and traditions alive, dancing is a way of promoting peace and understanding through the generations and across the world.” 

“I still consider myself a beginner, but everyone is so encouraging and welcoming.

 “During these strange Covid times, it’s great that we can still access the talents of international teachers via zoom. I will certainly be looking forward to the next Virtual workshop.

Beginner’s Class

Intermediate Class

Advanced Class

Beginner World Folk Dance Classes starting Wednesday 1 February 2023

Beginner World Dance Classes Experience traditional, modern, energetic and easy dances from countries around the world. Evening and day classes starting from Wednesday 1 February 2023. Wednesday nights, 7.30 - 9pm 6286 6401 (Lesley) Thursday mornings, 10.30am - 12pm 0420 524 412 (Rebecca) Email: folkdancecanberra@gmail.com Cost: $10.50 per class, discount for term payment

FDC performing at the Canberra Multicultural Festival, Saturday 18 February, 11am

Folk Dance Canberra will be performing at the Canberra Multicultural Festival, Saturday 18 February, 11am. The festival runs for 3 days (17 - 19 February) along City Walk with performances, culture, entertainment, food, and community spirit. For further information : https://www.multiculturalfestival.com.au/ This is a great opportunity to see members of FDC perform traditional, modern, and energetic dances from countries around [...]

FDA zoom workshop with Casper Bik from The Netherlands, 26 February, 7-9pm

Folk Dance Australia will be running more virtual workshops during 2023 via zoom featuring international world dance teachers. Sunday 26 February, 7pm - 9pm: Casper Bik, from the Netherlands, teaching dances from Georgia, Azerbaijan and France. Sunday 30 April, 4pm - 6pm (tbc): Israeli dance with Edy Greenblatt and Yael Yaacobi These workshops are free for FDA members. Annual membership: [...]