Balkan Music &
Dance Workshops
Virtual Camps 2021

Mark your calendars for Virtual Camps 2021! West Coast will be held June 25-27, 2021; and East Coast will run August 13-15, 2021. As last year, each camp will feature three days of immersive classes, live-music performances, and community gatherings. Much more information to come.

Until registration is open for this summer’s weekend events, check out last year’s camp programs here: West Coast 2020 and East Coast 2020.


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Arcata, California

World Music Benefit Concert with Chubritza

March 31, 2017 at 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Join the Chubritza International Folk Band for a concert of lively dance music and folk songs in many languages, played on traditional and modern instruments. The evening also includes belly dance performances by Shoshanna & The Ya Habibi Dance Company and a special cameo by students from the Sunny Brae Middle School music program. Refreshments and a fabulous collection of jewelry and folkwear will be available for purchase. Proceeds provide scholarships for music and dance summer workshops. The concert is 7:30 p.m., Friday, March 31 at The Creative Sanctuary, 1301 J Street, Arcata. $10 - $20 sliding scale

The Sanctuary
1301 J Street
Arcata, California 95521