Upcoming Louisville ECD Dance Dates:

April 27, Regular Class, 4:00 - 6:00


May 11, Regular Class, 3:00 - 5:00

   with Jacqueline Schwab

    It’s OUR 10th ANNIVERSARY but look what’s coming up in June ...

    It’s also Mother’s Day -

May 25, Regular Class, 3:00 - 5:00

Just because it’s Memorial Day weekend does not mean we cannot dance!

June 8, June 1, Regular Class, 3:00 - 5:00

DUE TO A POSSIBLE JUNE 8 CONFLICT IN COLLINS HALL WE WILL MOVE TO JUNE 1 FOR THIS SESSION at which time we’ll have our 10th Anniversary NEW DECADE celebration and dance to KELTRICITY.

June 29, Regular Class, 3:00 - 5:00

(The Fifth Sunday!)

Practice sessions for the 2014 Jane Austen Festival Ball will be held on Sunday afternoons in June and July. Watch here for specific dates and times.

Want to know more about English Country Dance?

Wikipedia’s description is here:


Travelling?  A list of ECD groups across the USA can be found at:


See also the schedule of activities published at


Text descriptions of how to do 45  formations: 


A set of videos showing how to do 22 formations:


A set of flash animations showing how to do 9 formations:



Alan Winston’s ECD Mailing List (Discussion group) and links to more than you thought you wanted to know:


Site last updated: April 10  11:00 PM

The next ECD Dance in Louisville will be -

The list of other dance groups in and around Louisville has been moved to its own page.

There is plenty of dance activity coming up.  See details on the Calendar page.

The dances at the 2014 Jane Austen Festival Grand Ball will be posted later this week.  Watch for it on the 2014 JASNA Festival Ball Information page.

May 16, 2004 was the first meeting of the Louisville English Dancers. In May of this year we are 10 years old!  We are putting together plans for a New Decade Party with Keltricity on June 1. Watch for details.

Dancer Brandon Vigliarolo has written a piece about LECD and our 10 years. Check it out at


April 25, 26, 27 2014 - New Albany - Floyd Central High School production of Pride & Prejudice AND Tea with Mr. Darcy (26th). Info on the Calendar page.

May 9 - 10, 2014 - Berea, Ky - Mountain Blossom Ball with Jacqueline Schwab. Flyer on the Calendar page.

July 19 - Louisville - Jane Austen Festival Grand Ball at the Spalding University Student Center Ballroom.  Information coming forthwith.

August 29 - 31, 2014 - St. Louis - High Tea and Sarsaparilla with Chrissy Davis-Camp and the music of Ladies at Play.


October 4 - 13, 2014 - English dance trip to Prague with David Millstone http://dvorana.cz/dance/2014/country_tour/

October 10-12 - Columbus, Ohio ECD Weekend with Jacqueline Schwab, Earl Gaddis, Mary Lea, and Daniel Beerbohm.  Information not yet available.

October 31 - November 2 - Fairfield, Iowa ECD Weekend with Bare Necessities. Registration before April 1 is $109 which is a substantial discount!  Caller TBD.


LECD Shirt Project - some of us have bought Polo shirts embroidered with a Union Jack flag and “Louisville English Country Dancers” on it.  See how to get YOURS here: Shirt Project.

Kathy and Don Corson

Dancing at

St. Andrews Episcopal Church

2233 Woodbourne Avenue

Louisville, KY 40205


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