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Catastrophe with Ron Blechner

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

Join us for a Thursday night Portland Intown Contra Dance!


Beginner's lesson at 7:00 p.m.

Contra dancing from 7:30 '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! :)



The youthful all-star megaband, Catastrophe is comprised of Ness Smith-Savedoff (drums), Jamie Oshima (guitar), Dana Hartshorn (piano, accordion), and Kyra Bleicher (fiddle). They'll be joined by caller Ron Blechner from Western Mass. Sound will be provided by Glen Loper.



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.

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Later Event: October 19
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