Folk Dance

Dancing and  music from the folk tradition

Tuesday afternoons
  • Ideal for: 19+, all abilities
  • Takes place on: Tuesdays, 1pm-3pm 7 & 21 October, 11 & 25 November, 9 December
  • Takes place at: The Hothouse, Morecambe
  • Music Leader: Ben Farmer
  • Cost per session: £2.50 
Enjoy going to ceilidhs or barn dances? Travelling to festivals abroad? Learn dances from the UK and Europe or find out more about the dances and the music that goes with them? You could even have a go at calling the dances yourself, or help make up your own.

Ben is a respected multi-instrumentalist and caller. He hails from Lancaster and has a degree in Popular Music and has been a qualified teacher for the past 10 years.

Ben calls dances for several local Ceilidh bands including Flying Folk, Tabuka and the Macaroons. He has also played and taught folk dance all over Europe and the UK.

How do I join? 

Come along to a session or call 01524 831 997 for more information.