Gisborne and Hawke's Bay
International Folk Dance - Gisborne
Good Folk: Dances from Planet Earth meets once a month on Saturday for an eclectic mix of community dancing from planet earth. No partners, experience or skill necessary. $5 at door and plate for supper. Check out Facebook for next dance date. Contact: Jane at
Circle Dancing - Haumoana
First Wednesday of the month from February to November at St Francis Church, Beach Rd, Haumoana, Hawkes Bay, from 7:30 to 9:00 p.m. Cost is a gold coin.
Contact person : Margaret Gwynn, phone (06)835-2122.
Circle dancing is a simple form of dance using a small sequence of steps repeated many times. It draws on folk dances and modern dances created to classical music. Dances can be energetic or meditative. No partner is needed.
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Last updated 3 August, 2020