I am a professionally trained and qualified dancer & teacher who specialises in historical dance; especially social dancing of the 18th, 19th & early 20th Centuries. I am a musician and primary school teacher too.
Can there be anything more sublime than to dance in costume, to original music, in a room that evokes memories of the dance when it was originally performed?
Historic dance is researching, teaching and performing dances from the past. I can't help it, there is something about the romance of a bygone era that is quite irresistible.
Periods of dance that I cover: