Global dance listings

Virtual event listings

We are compiling an ever-expanding list of virtual activities taking place in the wider Scottish country dance community. Keep checking back for updates!

Please contact us at info@rscds.org if you wish to add your virtual event to the list.

Click on the links below for further information

 
Host Description

Edinburgh Branch

  • Zoom online Ladies Step class every Saturday morning (10am UK time). Please contact  Edinburgh Branch to register
  • Zoom online 4 week Introduction to Ladies Step class Sundays from 10 January (6pm UK time). Please contact  Edinburgh Branch to register
  • Virtual Burns Night Celebration Friday 23 January (7.30pm UK time). Book your space here.

Newcastle Branch

  • Online Step class every second Thursday (7pm UK time)
  • Online Scottish country dance class on alternate Tuesdays (7pm UK time) 

Both the step and SCD classes are to live music. Please contact Newcastle Branch to register.

Additional beginner Step class recorded tutorials available here.

Kate Gentles

Cambridge Branch

Zoom online Step class every Saturday afternoon (2pm UK time). Please contact Cambridge Branch to register

 

Diana Hastie Scottish Step recorded tutorials available here.

Emma & Ian Stewart

South East Herts SCDS

Online Scottish country dance classes to live music every Tuesday (8pm UK time). All welcome. Please email sehscds@hotmail.com for details of how to join
Houston & District Branch

Classes on Facebook Live every Tuesday (7:30pm Central time zone) . Please visit the Houston and District Facebook page.

New York Branch Zoom online Scottish country dance classes every Thursday. Email rscdsnewyorkorg@gmail.com for details on how to join, or watch past classes here.
New Jersey Branch Zoom online Scottish country dance classes every Tuesday (8pm Eastern Standard time zone). Email rscds.nj@gmail.com for details on how to join, or watch past classes here.
Boston Branch Zoom online Scottish country dance classes every Monday.  Visit their website for details.
Toronto Association
  • Zoom online social groups:  Tuesdays (7:30pm and 8pm), Wednesdays (8pm) and Fridays (8pm)
  • Online Scottish country dance classes:  Thursdays (7:30pm and 8pm), Fridays (10am), Saturdays family and youth (9:30am and 10:15am) and introduction to Scottish Step (2pm starting January 2021)

Times of groups and classes listed above are in the Eastern Standard time zone. Visit their website for details.

Forfar Branch Weekly Zoom online Scottish country dance classes starting early January (7:30pm UK time) depending on demand. Register your interest by emailing lorna.valentine@sky.com
Round O SCD Club Zoom online Scottish country dance classes every Friday (7:30pm UK time). To register contact georgetwatt@hotmail.com
Bo'ness Dance
  • Online Scottish Country dance class with Phill Jones' live music on Tuesdays (7:30pm UK time). To register contact boness.dance@gmail.com
Branch event listings

Please click on the name of the Branch to be taken to their calendar of listings.

Europe

RSCDS Branches and Affiliated Groups hold many different types of classes and events around the world, and you are probably not far from Scottish Country Dancing.

The best way to find out about dancing in your area is to use our Branch & Group Finder to find something local. What we have compiled below is a short list of very useful websites that will help you find out more about dancing.

If you have an event that is not already included or if there is a correction that you feel should be made, please contact the appropriate maintainer.

If you are interested in the events or classes of a particular Branch, please scroll down.

Please click on the location to be taken to the website for listings in that area.
Location Notes
Scotland On the Dundee Branch website
SW Scotland On the Dumfries Branch website
NW England

Covers the area of South Lakes, Yorkshire Dales & Lancaster

-  RSCDS Carlisle and Border Branch.

 

East Midlands Within a 70 mile radius of Peterborough
SE England Covers roughly the area from Norwich, Cambridge, Oxford and Bath to Bournemouth
SW England AKA The Carswellian
NE England

Covers various.

Newcastle upon Tyne Branch.

York & North Humberside Branch

Richmond Branch (Yorkshire)

Heart of England From Coventry to Bath and Bristol to Abingdon
Britain On the Grand Chain website
Linlithgow Scotch Hop Linlithgow is 20 miles West of Edinburgh
Continental Europe On the Celtic Circle website
North America On the Inter-City Scot website
Great Lakes Covering the Southern Great Lakes area in Canada & USA
New Zealand On the New Zealand Branch website
Australia Links to all Australia Branches
Russia A map of Scottish Country Dancing across Russia

If you run your own site providing details of Scottish dance events, send us the details at: info@rscds.org and we will look into establishing a link to your site.

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There are 159 RSCDS Branches and over 300 Affiliated Groups in more than 50 countries around the world, located on all continents (except Antarctica).

They organise and run classes, dances and other social events in their own areas and are committed to helping develop Scottish Dance and Music for future generations.

We encourage you to try Scottish Country Dancing for yourself to see just how much fun it can be, so please come along and learn how to 'Dance Scottish'. 

Wherever you are in the world there is most likely Scottish Country Dancing.

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