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Henry Road Band with Dugan Murphy, featuring Annabel Dryden & Nancy Kierstead

  • State Street Church 159 State Street Portland, ME 04101 USA (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! :)



Henry Road Band, composed of Jamie Oshima, John Pranio, and Glen Loper, means delightful, playful and energetic tunes. They'll be joined by Dugan Murphy, who will call half the evening, and Annabel Dryden, emerging caller, who will call the other half. Nancy Keirstead will also call her very first contra dance!



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.