Wongawilli Colonial
Dance Club Inc.

PO Box 17,
Albion Park,
NSW, 2527
 

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Secretary
David De Santi
0409 57 1788

Here is the latest e-newsletter issued Saturday 1 February 2014

 
 

This newsletter contains information about the activities of the Wongawilli Colonial Dance Club, Wongawilli Band and Wongawilli Colonial Dancers in the Illawarra region on the south coast of New South Wales.

 
EUROPE’S TOP KLEZMER PLAYERS COME TO WONGAWILLI!
 
 

London Klezmer Quartet

 

Wollongong welcomes the return of the London Klezmer Quartet - some of Europe’s finest klezmer talent. As innovators and emerging leaders in the international klezmer scene their deep understanding of this celebratory and soulful music is reflected in exuberant, passionate, and accomplished performances.

KLEZMER HOPKELE | 8pm Wednesday 5 FEBRUARY | WONGAWILLI HALL

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Live music and dance calling. They'll take you through the steps and old-style dances from jewish eastern Europe, for which this music exists, including lively freylekhs, sinuous horas and upbeat bulgars. This is bush dancing the eastern european way – it will be a memorable occasion for all ages and abilities, so come and hot-foot it Yiddish style!

Club members $5, non-members $10, includes light supper.

More information contact David De Santi tel 0409 57 1788 or email

KLEZMER MUSIC WORKSHOP 5pm to 6.30pm

Come earlier to get insight into playing Klezmer music from the band. It's free.

If you would to like have some pizza (for $5) afterwards then please let David De Santi know by 8pm Monday 3 February.

 
Wongawilli Band gigs coming
 
 

SUNDAY 2 FEBRUARY

2 to 5pm - Free Entry
Wollongong RSL BOWLING CLUB - aka Figgy Bowlo, 120 The Avenue, Figtree

SUNDAY 9 MARCH

2 to 5pm - Free Entry
Wiseman Park Bowling Club, Foley St, Gwynneville

MONDAY 17 MARCH

Wongawilli in St Patrick's Day mode!Free Entry
Dicey Riley's Pub, Wollongong

 
Coming Dances at Wongawilli Hall
 

Regular dances are held every Wednesday night starting at 8pm. Cost is $3 per adult, kids free and includes light supper. Dance instructions are provided and acoustic musicians are welcome to join the band.

  • WEDNESDAY 5 FEBRUARY - Klezmer Hopkele with the London Klezmer Quartet
  • WEDNESDAY 26 FEBRUARY - Guest caller Alistair Brown from UK

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Wongawilli Colonial Dance Club is a non-profit incorporated association.

Further information David De Santi, Secretary and Wongawilli Band contact:info@wongawillicolonialdance.org.au

 
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