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No walk - no talk evening of dancing - 29 February 2020

posted 19 Feb 2020, 11:31 by Scottish Dance Cape Town   [ updated 23 Feb 2020, 21:01 ]

Dancers from all the Cape Town Scottish Country Dancing Clubs are invited to LEAP into 2020 and join the RSCDS Cape Town Branch on Saturday 29 February for the next in our series of No Walk/No Talk evenings of dancing.

The event takes place at Claremont Congregational Church at 5:45pm for 6:00pm and will continue till 8:00pm, after which we adjourn for a shared supper.  The programme and cribs can be downloaded below.

Please book your place as soon as possible, but no later than Thursday 27 February 2020.

Fish Hoek SCD Burns Nicht class 2020

posted 24 Jan 2020, 01:22 by Scottish Dance Cape Town

Fish Hoek Scottish Country Dance Club will once again be holding a special Burns Night dance class on Monday 27 January 2020. Dancers from all the SCD clubs are invited to join us.

Time: 19:45 for 20:00 start

Cost: R25 including tea, coffee and HAGGIS.

All dances will be recapped but only walked on request. A crib for the programme can be downloaded below.

We look forward to welcoming you on the dance floor.

Fish Hoek SCD End-of-year Dance Class - 9 December 2019

posted 8 Dec 2019, 21:25 by Scottish Dance Cape Town

Fish Hoek Club will be holding our end-of-year dance class on Monday 9th December 2019. Dancers from all clubs are once again invited to join us for a fun evening of dancing.

Time:    19:45 for 20:00

Cost:    R25

The programme for the evening and crib can be downloaded below. Dances will all be recapped and walked on request. This is also our 30th anniversary, we do hope to see you on the dance floor.

Lynfrae End-of-year Party - 7 December 2019

posted 21 Nov 2019, 05:33 by Scottish Dance Cape Town

Lynfrae will hold their end-of-year dance on Saturday  7 December, in the hall of Claremont Congregational Church, Claremont, starting 6:30pm for 7:00pm: the cost for those other than annual members of Lynfrae, will be  R20.00 .  Light eats will be provided. 

The party programme and crib can be downloaded below.


Somerset West Scottish Country Dance Club 62nd Birthday Celebration - 9 November 2019

posted 22 Sep 2019, 07:38 by Scottish Dance Cape Town   [ updated 5 Nov 2019, 03:57 ]

Scottish Country Dance Club  have pleasure in inviting you to theirr 62nd BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION and CLUB CLOSURE PARTY on SATURDAY, 9th NOVEMBER, 2019  in the Dutch Reformed Church Hall, Andries Pretorius Street, Somerset West at 18:30 for 19:00.

 The Programme of dances for the evening is as follows:-

 1.         The Dashing White Sergeant                            9.       The Happy Meeting

2.         Pelorus Jack                                                    10.       The Irish Rover

3.         The Gardener's Fantasia                                  11.       Miss Milligan's Strathspey

4.         Inverneil House                                               12.       7th Wonder

5.         Barbara's Celebration                                      13.       A Trip to The Drakensberg

6.         Ship of Grace                                                  14.       The Minister on the Loch

7.         Lady Dumfries                                                15.       Shiftin' Bobbins

8.         Mairi's Wedding                                             16.       General Stuart's Reel

 

                        - TEA -

 Spare if time:-             The Abbortsford Lassies

                                    Duke of Perth

 A Minicrib sheet with the dance instructions can be downloaded below.

 The usual eats will be served.   As this is their Closure Party, it has been decided by the Committee that there will be NO CHARGE AT THE DOOR.      

A donation to assist with the Security Guard hire would be appreciated.

We hope you can join and make it a Celebration Birthday / Closure evening for everyone.   If possible, it would be nice if dancers can dress a bit special for this occasion - wear your Tartan sashes Ladies.

No walk - no talk evening of dancing - 5 October 2019

posted 22 Sep 2019, 07:18 by Scottish Dance Cape Town   [ updated 22 Sep 2019, 07:19 ]

The RSCDS Cape Town Branch will be holding the thirteenth in our popular No Walk/No Talk evenings of dancing on Saturday 5 October to which you are all invited.

The event takes place at Claremont Congregational Church at 5:45pm for 6:00pm and will continue till 8:00pm, after which we adjourn for a shared supper.  The programme and cribs can be downloaded below.

Please book your place as soon as possible, but no later than Wednesday 2 October

Sunflower Day Dance - 16 September 2019

posted 9 Sep 2019, 04:09 by Scottish Dance Cape Town

Dancers from all clubs are invited to join us in Fish Hoek on Monday 16 September 2019 for our traditional ‘Sunflowers and Heather’ class. We will once again be showing our support for the Sunflower Fund  and sporting our TOPES (Tube of Hope).

This will be a free class for dancers who are wearing this year’s TOPE on the evening.

The dance programme for the Sunflower Day Dance and crib can be downloaded below.

Practice for Somerset West 62nd Birthday party - 14 September 2019

posted 8 Sep 2019, 22:00 by Scottish Dance Cape Town

Would you like an opportunity to practice the dances on the Somerset West 62nd birthday and closure party programme in November?  There will be an  extra class taking place on Saturday, September 14, from 11:00 to 13:00 at Trinity Presbyterian Church, Meadowridge. Cost R30, free for Bergvliet’s paid up annual members.

No walk - no talk evening of dancing - 27 July 2019

posted 15 Jul 2019, 02:03 by Scottish Dance Cape Town   [ updated 15 Jul 2019, 02:03 ]

The RSCDS Cape Town Branch will be holding the twelfth in our popular No Walk/No Talk evenings of dancing on Saturday 27 July to which you are all invited.

The event takes place at Claremont Congregational Church at 5:45pm for 6:00pm and will continue till 8:00pm, after which we adjourn for a shared supper.  The programme and cribs can be downloaded below.

Please book your place as soon as possible, but no later than Wednesday 24 July

Bergvliet Social - 27 June 2019

posted 24 Jun 2019, 06:44 by Scottish Dance Cape Town

The programme is out for the Bergvliet Social this Thursday 27 June 2019:
  1. The Dashing White Sergeant          R32    3+3RR  RSCDS III
  2. The Highland Fair                   J32     2/4L  RSCDS Graded
  3. McGregor Strathspey                 S32     3/3L  Gilmour
  4. Catch the Wind                      R32     3/4L  Butterfield: RSCDS XLV
  5. New Year Jig                        J32     3/4L  Robson: RSCDS LI
  6. The Cabrach                         S32     3/4L  Goldring Gr1
  7. Jaywalking                          J40     3/4L  Tyler
  8. Cati Ramsay                         R32     2/4L  Gaul
  9. 12 Coates Crescent                  S32     4/4L  RSCDS XL
 10. The Montgomeries' Rant              R32     3/4L  Castle Menzies (18C): RSCDS X
 11. Best Set in the Hall                J32     3/4L  Greenwood: RSCDS XLVI
 12. Tulloch gorm                        S32     3/4L  Campbell: RSCDS VIII
 13. Joie de Vivre                       J32     3/4L  Maarseveen: RSCDS XXXIX
 14. Mr Michael Bear's Reel              R32     3/4L  Phillips: RSCDS Graded 2
All welcome. Cost R30


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