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dance professionals only, also non-members, ask for next dates and the link to attend. A unique gathering of top experts from around the world.

Historical dances (2)
Language: English.
Organized by the Faliro Section, Conseil International de Dance

Nonsuch History and Dance was founded in 1966 by Peggy Dixon as a performance company, to teach, train and entertain through historic dance.

We work with with local communities

  • performing shows

  • running schools workshops

  • bringing history to life in stately homes.



August 4th - 8th August 2023

Taking place in the Town
of Sanquhar


Friday 4 August - evening welcome reception: Robert the Bruce medieval

Saturday 5 August - the European Renaissance:
Scottish James Crichton trains as

                                          a gentlemen in the art of dance
Sunday 6 August
- Robert Burns learns to dance
Monday 7 August (national holiday in Scotland) -
The Revenge of the Admirable

                                     Crichton: the story of Vincenzo Gonzaga (Duke of Mantua) in

                                     dance, drama and villainous skulduggery!

Summer course fees:
Full course £255

Early Bird booked before 21st June £235

Nonsuch member £230
Daily rate for local participant: £25

Fee includes: all tuition each day and attendance at evening dances

                            2-course dinner at the Nithsdale Hotel (Friday, Saturday Sunday, Monday)

                            sandwich lunches, fruit, refreshments (Saturday, Sunday, Monday)


Please let us know if you would like to come

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Nonsuch is a registered charity in England  number 272513

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