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Fun Palaces - Introduction to Modern Square Dancing

What will the workshop involve?

Learn the basic moves and dance them. Lots of fun, mild exercise and plenty of breaks!

What should I wear?

Please wear flats, kitten heels or comfy shoes.

Tutor: Keith Lovegrove

Keith is the caller for several local square dance clubs and is currently running a beginners class on Wednesdays locally. He has been a president of the caller club of Great Britain for who he still runs caller training sessions for.

In his 45 years calling he has headlined internationally including in the USA and Canada, where there can be 1000 dancers in the hall. He has retired from traveling around the country calling but is currently teaching and calling for introduction and advanced levels.


What is "Fun Palaces"?

Fun Palaces is an ongoing campaign for cultural democracy, with an annual weekend of action every October.

The campaign promotes culture at the heart of community and community at the heart of culture. The weekend of action uses the combination of arts, craft, science, tech, digital, heritage and sports activities, led by local people for local people, sharing their own passions and skills, as a catalyst for community-led transformation, with active participation for all ages.

What is Fun Palaces?

Fun Palaces is an ongoing campaign for cultural democracy, with an annual weekend of action every October.

The campaign promotes culture at the heart of community and community at the heart of culture.
The weekend of action uses the combination of arts, craft, science, tech, digital, heritage and sports activities, led by local people for local people, sharing their own passions and skills, as a catalyst for community-led transformation, with active participation for all ages.


Book onto the Fun Palaces: Introduction to Modern Square Dancing at Hampshire Cultural Trust's Forest Arts Centre, New Milton now!

  • Fun Palaces: Introduction to Modern Square Dancing

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