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Friday Night Contra and Square Dance Susan Taylor calling to Charlie Pilzer and Friends

  • 17 Jun 2022
  • 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
  • Glen Echo Park, Spanish Ballroom, Glen Echo, MD
  • 250

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Contra dance in the Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park, Glen Echo, MD. Co-sponsored by Friday Night Dancers and FSGW.

Caller: Susan Taylor

Band: Charlie Pilzer will be 70 years old. In celebration, he is playing this dance (Piano) with his friends Rebecca Weiss (Fiddle),  Andrea Hoag (Fiddle), Leigh Pilzer (Soprano Sax), and Susan Brandt (Flute). Maybe more surprise guest musicians!

Charlie and Andrea have been playing partners and toured extensively for close to 30 years. Andrea, Rebecca and Charlie played together in the Polka Pants Band. Leigh is Charlie’s sister, an accomplished Jazz saxophonist, and played with Charlie and Andrea in Serpentine. Susan and Charlie played together in an orchestra in High School, in the Capital Quicksteps and in Are We There Yet? It’s closer than friends, more like family!

Gender Free Terms for all dance calls. All dances will be taught. 

Lesson at 7:30pm

This is an FSGW Tier 1 event.

  • Pre-registration required, no admission sold at the door. 
  • Vaccinated and boosted, if eligible. 
  • Vaccination status will be checked at the door, please bring your card or a digital photo. 
  • Masks (N95 / KN94 or equivalent) are required at all times.

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