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Sunday July 28th registration will begin at 3:00 pm in the Campbell residence lobby, Main Street, Sackville, NB. Dinner will be in the Jennings Dining Hall from 5:00 to 6:00 pm. There will be a short orientation/welcome session at 6:15 pm in the Dining Hall before the evening social dance begins at 7:30 pm in the Athletic Centre Gym.
Check out/end of the school
On the final Sunday, August 4th there will be a brunch from 9:00 to 11:00 am and then dancers will say goodbye until next year!
There is the option to add on a tour of PEI and Cape Breton following the school. This will run from Sunday to Thursday August 8th and will finish with drops at either the Halifax or Moncton airports.
The week will offer five levels of classes from 9:00 to 11:45 am each day taught by the group of core teachers with music provided by the group of six musicians on staff this year. The teachers and musicians will rotate so that the classes will experience a variety of teaching and music. A detailed schedule will be posted here closer to the event.
The afternoons will feature a wide variety of optional classes for participants to choose from, including the following:
- Focus on formations
- Ball dance practices
- Highland classes
- Step dance classes
- Personal improvement classes
- Music appreciation
Wednesday afternoon there will be several options to tour the area around Sackville and see some of the local attractions. The tours section will have all of the details and online registration will be available to secure your space.
Sunday - Social Dance Welcome Night
- Introduce yourself to dancers from near and far and meet the staff of teachers and musicians who will share your week in Sackville.
Monday - Social Dance
- Meet in the Maritimes!
Tuesday - Social Dance
- Casual dress night
Wednesday - Concert
Relax, rest your feet and enjoy the six talented musicians as they perform in concert in the beautiful Brunton Auditorium.
Thursday - Social dance
Tartan explosion night! Come dressed in a little or a lot of tartan.
Friday - Ceilidh
- Be ready to perform: whether it be singing, dancing, playing an instrument, telling a joke, or a recitation, share your talent with us.
Saturday - Banquet and Ball
- A wine reception will be followed by a formal Banquet and Ball to finish off a fantastic week.
2013 Summer School Ball Program
|Catch the Wind||Bk 45|
|Gang the Same Gate||Bk 36|
|Best Set in the Hall||Bk 46|
|The Button Boy||Allanton|
|Sugar Candie||Bk 26|
|The Wild Geese||Bk 24|
|John of Bon Accord||Bk 33|
|Follow Me Home||Bk 38|
|Flowers of Edinburgh||Bk 1|
|The Spirit of the Dance||TAC 50th|
|Lady Mary Menzie's Reel||Bk 7|
|The Minister on the Loch||4 for 2008|
|The Waratah Weaver||2nd Graded|
|The Deil Amang the Tailors||Bk 14|
Sunday Welcome Night SC Dance
Introduce yourself to dancers from near and far.
Monday ‘Souter & Company Tours’ SC Dance
Scottish dance your way around the world tour guide Ian
Souter and helpers from the UK, Australia, New Zealand.
Tuesday Beach Night SC Dance
Casual dress night, wear your shorts and flip flops.
Wednesday Concert Extravaganza Concert
Relax and enjoy the five talented musicians as they perform in
concert at the Centennial theatre.
Thursday Black & White Night SC Dance
Add a little or a lot of black and white for a touch of drama.
Come ready to perform: whether it be singing, dancing, playing Ceilidh
an instrument, telling a joke, or a recitation, share your talent with us.
Saturday Evening SC Dance
Wine Reception followed by a formal Banquet and the Ball.