First Friday: “Dances Around the World”
For Immediate Release: October 26, 2016
Are you looking for a memorable and inspiring evening with your family? Plan to attend the First Friday: “Dances Around the World” sponsored by the Office of the Arts on Friday, November 4, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Durant Arts Center, 1605 Cameron St. During the evening, you will take a spin around the world through dance and music. Bring your dancing shoes, and plan to join in the festivities. Who knows, you might learn a few new dance steps!
A “meet and greet” begins at 6 p.m. Light refreshments will be on hand, complements of the Office of the Arts. Festivities begin at 6:30 p.m. Advance per person reservations: $5 residents; $10 nonresidents. At door: $10 residents; $15 nonresidents. No experience is necessary. Children must be accompanied by one adult.
Featured Heritage Dance Groups:
- Boyle School of Irish Dance
- Centro Cultural Peru
- Hālau O’ Aulani, Native Hawaiian
- Tisza Ensemble, Traditional Hungarian Folk Dance
- Pillerkaar Estonian Folk Dance
- Dances from Israel, Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia
To pay online visit www.alexandriava.gov/webtrac (Search Activity number: 255202.02).
The “Dances Around the World” is part of the “First Fridays” Series. The Series is a project of the Office of the Arts, a division of the Alexandria Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities.
The City of Alexandria is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. To request a reasonable accommodation or to request materials in an alternative format, contact Cheryl Anne Colton at 703.746.5565 (Virginia Relay 711) or firstname.lastname@example.org.