Early Nineteenth Century Ballroom Dances 1800-1814
Chorégraphie Antique recreates an early nineteenth century ball complete with the languages of the fan, gloves and parasols. The dances on this program are introduced in first-person interpretation in a concert format and\or lecture demonstration format with audience participation. Dances included are Waltzes, Cotillions, Reels, Jigs, Strathspeys, Irish Lilts, and Country Dances accompanied by The Splendid Shilling Consort. Both concert and lecture-demonstration programs may be performed with The Splendid Shilling Consort or with music.