Thanks to all those who came out to dance to Nor’easter Feb. 1-3, 2013 It was a fun event and those that did come were rewarded with some world-class contra calling and music. Let us know how you felt by dropping an email to

You can read about and listen to Nor’easter’s appearance on KUAC Alaska Live

Nor'easter plays for dance

February 1-3, 2013

Contra Borealis Dancers happily announces a weekend with the Boston based contradance band Nor’easter and Vermont caller Rebecca Lay.

It takes place from Feb. 1-3, 2013 as follows:

  • Friday, Feb. 1 dance at Pioneer Park Dance Hall at 8 pm
  • Saturday, Feb. 2 Three sets of workshops at Wood Center 10:30 am – 4:15 pm
  • Saturday, Feb. 2 dance at Wood Center Ballroom – 7:30 pm
  • Sunday, Feb. 3 concert with Nor’easter at the College Coffeehouse – 7 pm

Weekend rates including all dances and workshops (not the concert): $50 regular and $30 students

Individual event rates are:

Friday and Saturday dances $15 regular, $10 student
Saturday workshops (each) $10 regular, $5 students
All Saturday workshops (3) $25 Regular $15 students
Sunday concert $10 for all

Here is the detailed schedule for dances and workshops

Event Flier

For more info, you can email

If you are located in the Anchorage area, Nor’easter and Rebecca will be doing a contradance in Anchorage on Thu. Jan. 31, 2013 at 7:30 pm. It will be held at Stellar School, 2805 Blueberry Street, just off Fireweed Lane. Admission is $10 per person / $5 students