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Volution with Chris Ricciotti

  • State Street Church 159 State Street Portland, ME, 04101 United States (map)

Join us for our weekly Thursday Portland Intown Contra Dance!


Beginner's lesson at 7 p.m.

Contra dancing from 7:30 p.m. 'til 10 p.m.


10 bucks at the door

Enter through the courtyard


All ages, all people welcome!

Gender-free dance roles!

No partner needed!

New dancers encouraged to come! :)



Emerging band Volution will take the stage this evening! Adams Carney, Helen Newell, and Nolan Rogers will impress you with their energy and creativity. We can't wait!

Caller Chris Ricciotti, a caller and dance organizer from MA, is one of the founders of the gender-free dance movement. He's a dynamic teacher, not only calling contra and squares, but also teaching and dancing International Folk dancing, English Country Dancing, Vintage & couple dancing.



Directions may be found on the State Street Church website.

Parking is free after 6pm on street around the State Street/West End neighborhood. We recommend saving extra time, as it might take a bit to find a spot.

Earlier Event: January 19
Polaris with Steve Zakon-Anderson
Later Event: February 2
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