7-part Beginner Medieval/Renaissance Ballroom Dance Course

Come experience an exploration of simple ballroom dances from the 15th and 16th centuries!




$69.99 per person



About this experience

Interested in experiencing ballroom dance from the Middle Ages and Renaissance? Then join this seven part series and have fun exploring a pastime from a bygone era!

The series will include readings from contemporary chronicles for cultural context, footwork drills to help build balance, posture and grace, and a range of dances. No partner required, nor prior dance experience necessary!

The sessions will be recorded and shared with those who cannot attend on the day. 🙂


NOTE: Class times and dates are currently shown in Korean Standard Time; use this site to check the times/dates for your time zone: https://dateful.com/time-zone-converter

Check out my YouTube channel Medieval Dance playlist to get an idea of my teaching style and the sort of dancing we shall be doing! https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLNggnfcnmhIa3iyswYAEddT8dDkWeFeqk


Remember that Creative Contessa/Travels with the Contessa Patreons get a discount on all Creative Contessa Events!

Your Host

Host image

Rachel Lorenz, aka the Contessa, has a passion for teaching and has been fascinated by medieval and Renaissance life since she was old enough to put on an old lace tablecloth and make-pretend "the olden days". Since then, she has traveled the world studying medieval and Renaissance dance, researching dance manuals in their original language, and poring over chronicles and account books to get a deeper understanding of the nature and role of ballroom dance in the Middle Ages and Renaissance.