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Traditional Dance

Drop-in classes in African dance, bellydance, flamenco, folk dancing, Irish set dancing, Scottish country dance

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Serpentine Studios (Bellydance, Hula Hoop, Fitness and Burlesque classes)
Location: 5527 Cogswell St., Halifax, NS
Contact: 902-406-1668 or
Class schedule:

Flamenco Dance School Maria Osende
Locations in Halifax and Bedford
Contact: 902-476-8482 or

Folkdancers' Association of Nova Scotia (international folkdancing from South-Eastern Europe and the Near Eastl)
Folkdance on the dock, Alderney Landing, Parkside (Dartmouth) from June 15 - August 31, 2017, weather permitting. 
Contact: 902-464-1288 or

Scaip na Cleiti (Irish Set Dancing in Nova Scotia)
Classes every Monday evening in the fall, winter and spring, 6:30-8:00pm at Happy Soul Dance Studios, 3089 Oxford St, Halifax
Set dance sessions with live music at the Old Triangle Ale House every Sunday afternoon, 2-4pm
Contact: 902-454-3015 or 

Scottish Country Dancing
Locations: Halifax, Seaforth
Website for classes:

Playford English Country Dancers (English Country Dancing)
When: Alternate Wednesdays from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm, September to December and January to June
The next date is October 4.
Where: North Woodside Community Centre, 230 Pleasant St, Dartmouth
Contact: Ron Richards, 902-469-8572 or

Halifax Ukrainian Dance
When: Saturday afternoons, 2-3pm, Winter/Spring 2018
Where: Happy Soul Dance Studios, 3089 Oxford Street, Halifax
Contact: Anne at