Want to dance? Join the Beginners class on Thursdays!
Live Oak Recreation Center
Monday, July 4: No dancing at BFD. Happy Independence Day!
Friday, August 5: Join us for the Beginners Fun Night Party, "Swinging in the Forties", 7:30pm-10:30pm at Live Oak.
Beginners classes are in session! Join the fun every Thursday, 7:45pm-9:45pm, at Live Oak Recreation Center. **Mark your calendars: the new Beginners class starts on Thursday, September 8, at 7:30pm.**
Dancing in the Afternoon (Beginners/Intermediate) Fridays, 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
Teacher: Andy Partos 848-9262
click here Contact: Big Wayne Phillips: 925-317-3192
click here NOTE: Starting June 17, 2016, the Friday afternoon class moves to
Northbrae Community Church for the summer.
Eleven trial dances have been selected for this year:
Adama Veshamayim -- Israeli non-partner dance
Arcanul Bătrĭnesc -- Romanian non-partner dance
Haroa Haktana -- Israeli non-partner dance
Corlu Aromân - Romanian non-partner dance
Emma's Commencement - English set dance
The Highland Rambler -- Scottish set dance
Lunica - Croatian non-partner dance
Our Brief Encounters -- English set dance
Pariserpolka -- Norwegian couple dance
Rühler Springer - German couple dance
Seguidillas - Spanish/Canary Island 2-couple set dance
View BFD's 2016 holiday and party schedule here.
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BFD dances 5 nights a week!
Mondays: Advanced Intermediate with Yaqi
Tuesdays: Intermediate with Jeff and Marija
Wednesdays: Advanced with Judy and Lone
Thursdays: Beginners with David and Marian
Friday Afternoons: Dancing In the Afternoon with Andy
Fridays: Request Night
See video samples of some BFD repertoire dances
photos from recent BFD events
in the Members
BFD in the Spotlight: read Oakland Tribune's
news article on BFD
BFD in the Spotlight 2: read San Francisco Chronicle's
news article on BFD
Dance notes for the BFD
repertoire are available in the Members Area.
BFD eBulletins are
available in the Members Area.