Festivals & Events

Upcoming Events

NEFFA Live: Island Dance Workshop

Sunday, February 28, 2021
Workshop at 9 pm, following Peregrine Road and the Home Grown String Band at 7 pm



San Antonio/Laguna Spring Festival

San Antonio Folk Dance Festival and Laguna join together this year

March 12-14, 2021

Go here to register and get the Zoom link: https://springfestival.us

Facebook link to the event : https://www.facebook.com/groups/SAFDF/announcements

Recent Festivals/Events

Fun Arts Day at OLLU - March 4, 2020

Focus on Form with Rscds branches in NoVA and Boston Branch- virtual


Past Events

Andy is available to be hired to teach at festivals across the United States and beyond. Here is a list of some of the places that Andy has taught in the past.

  1. Texas Camp, Bruceville, TX

  2. Argyle Weekend, Alexandria, VA

  3. Salt Spring Island Folk Dance Festival, Victoria, BC

  4. New Mexico August Global Dance Camp, Las Vegas, NM

  5. Surfside Statewide Folk Dance Festival, Santa Barbara, CA

  6. Midwinter Folklore Festival, Folklore Village, Madison, WI

  7. New Hampshire Highlands, Contoocook, NH

In addition, Andy has taught International Dance through the Folk Arts Center of New England, Modern and Jazz Dance at Northwestern and Northeastern Universities, Harvard, Emerson, Boston University, Boston Conservatory and the Jeannette Neill Dance Studio. Andy is the artistic director of Mladost Folk Ensemble and the Boston Scottish Country Dancers and loves teaching school residencies through Mass Movement and Revels Inc.

New Mexico August Global Dance Camp

At Montezuma Castle in Montezuma, NM, Andy taught dances from Romania, Hungary, England, the United States, and Portugal. Dances learned included:

  • Kis Kansztanc

  • Paduratul

  • Malhao

  • Sarit din Bogdan Voda


Salt Spring Island Folk Dance Festival

Andy taught Portuguese dances at the Salt Spring Island festival. Selections included:

  • Malhao

  • Nao Vas ao Mar Tonho

  • Viro do Sitio

  • Vira de Nazarre

  • Rusga de Santa Marta

San Antonio Folk Dance Festival

Andy teaches at the San Antonio Folk Dance Festival on a yearly basis. She is the primary teacher for the Fun Arts day, which brings visual and performing arts activities to local school children.