Family Fest 2016

Event review: Croydon’s Night of Dance,Tuesday 16th August

Posted on August 23rd, by Liz Sheppard-Jones in Culture. 2 comments

Liz Sheppard-Jones watches Croydon’s Morris men (and women) dancing in the streets

Over the last few weeks, Croydon has shaken its booty down to the ground in not one but three celebrations of dancing. First we had Family Fest in Park Hill Park on 4th June, then the Big Dance, a London-wide festival of movement, culminating in Trafalgar Square on 2nd July where a number of Croydonians participated. Finally … Read More »

How I became a Croydon dancer and how you can be one too

Posted on June 2nd, by Bernadette Fallon in Culture. 2 comments

It’s never too late for Croydon to learn to dance, says Bernadette Fallon

At the age of, er, well let’s just say that I’ll never see forty again, I find myself joining a dance group and becoming a dancer. Just for a few weeks: it’s a love affair, not a commitment. And you can do it too. To find out how… read on.

I’ve signed up … Read More »