BalkanFest 2022

Mark your calendars — Dates and venues are set for our summer and fall weekend events, featuring classes and great live music dance parties!

East Coast:
August 5, 2022
Village Community School Sky Yard
West Village, Manhattan, NY

August 6, 2022
Bohemian Hall & Beer Garden
Astoria, NY

West Coast:
September 9-10, 2022
Presidio Theatre Plaza
San Francisco, CA

Many more details to come. Stay tuned!


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Brooklyn, New York

Balkan Dance Workshop with Michael Ginsburg

November 18, 2019 at 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

An evening of Balkan dancing with Michael Ginsburg, at a beautiful venue in Brooklyn Heights. New and old dances will be taught, and danced through the 3 hour workshop. LIVE MUSIC, too. Wear comfortable shoes. Get an evening of exercise PLUS listen and move to great music!

First Unitarian Church (Chapel)
121 Pierrepont St.
btwn Monroe Place and Clinton St. (enter through the garden)
Brooklyn, New York 11201