AIFD Newsletter
July 13, 2013
This week at dancing
DJ Mike, assistant Sarah, and teachers Madeline and Franklin.

Mike Revesz Sarah Martinez Mike Revesz will DJ a great evening of dancing, assisted by Sarah Martinez.
Madeline Teaching: Join us at 7:30 p.m. for the triumphant return of Franklin Madeline Brock as she leads us through one of her fabulous newcomers' sessions. Then, don't miss Franklin Houston's teaching of Mandinades. You've seen that Greek dance a lot, but it hasn't been taught in a while -- here's your chance!

Saturday, July 13th
7:30-10:45 pm
$5 at the door 17 & older. 16 & under free.
Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Hancock Rec Center (HRC)

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these AIFD upcoming events

AIFD Membership Meeting.
Date to be announced soon. See the recent post for more details.

September 14: Back to School Open House.
Back to schoolSummer has just started, but it is never to early to start talking up our September Open House. We're going to make a special effort to get a lot of new folks in the door, and give them an experience that will make them want to come back.

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Other dance links
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Complete list of AIFD upcoming events
World's words - updated by Misi.
Cruise party pictures.
Pictures from various AIFD events.
Past AIFD boards - a work in progress.
"I can't dance" - tips to get you dancing.
Archive of dance notes - compiled by Franklin Houston.
Newsletter archive - since May 19, 2012.
Texas International Folk Dancers
Village International Dancing1st & 3rd Friday, HRC
Austin Scandinavian Dancing Each Wed and 2nd Fri, HRC
Multi-Culti Couple Dance Next event, Friday, August 30, 2013, HRC
Csardas Hungarian Dancers
Contradance and English Country Dancing (TAADA)
Austin Friends of Traditional Music

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Upcoming "other dance" feature(s):

Thursday, July 11 - Shirley Johnson plays at RUSSIAN HOUSE, 8-11 pm, with Mark Kapner and Michel Mungia. Their new Klezmer band, SHALOM!, will play Russian and Klezmer songs, including some dances that folk dancers know and love.
NefeshThursday, July 25th - Nefesh plays at Central Market North, 6:30-9pm Michelle Alany has coordinated this concert in hopes of attracting AIFD dancers. Let’s converge at Central Market to partake of Nefesh’s rich and luxurious dance tones and rhythms. See you there!!
dance circle

Link of the week: Nefesh playing at Carousel Lounge.
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