Scottish Country Dance,
affiliated with The Royal Scottish
Country Dance Society RSCDS
To be held on the campus of
Banner Elk, North Carolina.
Thistle School XXXII from 08 through 13 July 2012,
The Thistle School of Scottish Country Dance provides instruction
in the correct techniques and manner of Scottish Country Dancing, the
historic and contemporary social dancing of Scotland. Teachers at the
school are certificated by the Royal
Scottish Country Dance Society (RSCDS).
during the week preceding the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games.
Teachers at Thistle School this year will include many of our regulars
- Elizabeth Lee Barnes, Jeff Corrigan, David Gilliam, Valerie
Hill, Mary McConnell, J'ina Middleton, Judy Robertson, Janet Lois
Walker, Eilean Yates, Barbara Youngman. In addition, Jimmy Hill
from Scotland will return for his third time with us.
Pete Campbell, Elissa Hock and Arthur McNair, three of our former music
apprentices, will play music for our classes and evening dancing.
They will be joined by Don Wood, an original member of Bobby
Brown's Scottish Accent Band.
For the Friday night Gala, we'll dance to the music of Laird Brown and The Scottish Accent of Toronto.
Registration forms, dance notes, scheduling and more are available at http://www.thistleschool.com
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