Diane Silver
Calling for contra, square and other set dancing; couples dance and other social dances.
I can't believe this much fun is legal!
Contact Schedule Dance Calling Asheville Area Family Dance Articles, Essays, Publications, etc.
Home Page What Others Have to Say Workshops Clogging / Flatfooting Day-Job/Non-Dance Stuff
Diane Silver
Calling for contra, square and other set dancing; couples dance and other social dances.
I can't believe this much fun is legal!
Contact Schedule Dance Calling Asheville Area Family Dance Articles, Essays, Publications, etc.
Home Page What Others Have to Say Workshops Clogging / Flatfooting Day-Job/Non-Dance Stuff

dancing notes

Schedule

Many thanks to all the dancers who have asked me, "when are you calling next?"
Please scroll down for my current schedule, with links to the dances, when available, so you can get driving directions.

And here are links to my calling history -- past local dances, tours, dance weekends, workshops, and other events where I've called and taught:

Overview of Dance Weekends and Festivals,
workshops and other supporting events


Full Schedules:
2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014

If you're just dying to know the details for dances from 1999, when I started calling, to Fall 2003, when this website was launched, feel free to e-mail your inquiry.

Current Schedule - 2015
Listed in chronological order

Special Events are in GREEN.
Date 2015
Event
Band
Location
Saturday, January 3, 2015
Contra Dance
Jamie Laval and Roger Gold
Carrboro, NC
Thursday, January 8, 2015
Contra Dance
Old Farmer's Ball
Curious George
Warren Wilson College, Asheville, NC
Friday- Sunday,
January 23-25, 2015
Wintergreen Dance Weekend
The Mean Lids
Bozeman, MT
Monday, February 2, 2015
Contra Dance
Steam Shovel - Roger Gold and David White
Grey Eagle Tavern
Asheville, NC
Sunday, February 15, 2015
potluck 5:00
mtg. 6:00
dance 7-9
Contra Dance after OFB annual meeting
Old Farmer's Ball
Laura Lengnick & Roger Gold
Warren Wilson College, Asheville, NC
Friday, February 20, 2015
Community Dance
Recorded music
Private Event
Friday- Sunday,
March 20-22, 2015
Gypsy Meltdown
Dance Weekend
KGB
Toss the Possum
also calling: Seth Tepfer
Camp Thunderbird,
Lake Wylie, SC
(20 min. south of Charlotte)
Monday,March 30, 2015
Contra Dance
Atlantic Crossing
Grey Eagle Tavern
Asheville, NC
Thursday, April 2, 2015
Contra Dance
Old Farmer's Ball
Atlantic Crossing
Warren Wilson College, Asheville, NC
Saturday, April 4, 2015
Contra Dance
Atlantic Crossing
Jonesborough, TN
Saturday, April 11, 2015
Contra Dance
The Wolf Moon String Band
Blue Ridge Contra Dance
Saluda, NC
Friday, April 18, 2015
Advanced Contra Dance
Old Farmer's Ball
Laurie Fisher and Steve Trishman
Warren Wilson College, Asheville, NC
Saturday, April 18, 2015
Community Dance,
Habitat for Humanity Benefit
Good and Plenty
(Laura Lengnick and Karen Gaughan)
Yesterday's Spaces,
Leicester, NC
Friday-Sunday,
April 24-26, 2015
Portland Raindance
Dance Weekend
Lift Ticket
The Jems
also calling: Seth Tepfer
Portland, OR
Saturday, May 2, 2015
Contra Dance
Contra Force
River Falls, SC
Saturday, May 23, 2015
Contra Dance
Pete's Posse (Pete Sutherland, et. al.)
Jonesborough, TN
Sunday, May 24, 2015
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Contrathon!
Pete's Posse
(Pete Sutherland, et. al.)
Toss the Possum
also calling: Susan Michaels
Serenity Knoll,
Jonesborough, TN
Monday,June 1, 2015
Contra Dance
The Honey Badgers
Grey Eagle Tavern
Asheville, NC
Saturday, June 27 - Thursday, July 2, 201
Cumberland Dance Week
The Coffee Zombies,
Al & Alice White, Ben Schreiber, and many more!
Also calling: Seth Tepfer, various other fabulous staff.
NaCoMe Camp & Conference Center,
Pleasantville, TN
Friday, August 21 - Sunday, August 23, 2015
Splash Dance
I'll be coordinating callers, and calling a few myself.
Fantastic Open Bands, with various leaders
Camp Pinnacle,
Hendersonville, NC
Friday - Sunday, September 18-20, 2015
Feet Retreat Dance Weekend
TBA
Millstone 4-H Camp,
Ellerbe, NC
Friday - Sunday, December 4-6, 2015
Winter Warm-Up Dance Weekend
TBA
Columbus, OH