Balkan Music &
Dance Workshops

Every summer the EEFC presents two week-long summer camps, which we’ve revved up again after the long pandemic drought. The 2023 camps are over, but you can read all about them as you plan for next year! Mark your calendars for 2024.

June 15-22, 2024
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August 10-17, 2024
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The EEFC is proud to partner with sister organizations, including the Bulgarian Folk Music & Dance Seminar.

Los Angeles, California

Folk Dance Party at Los Angeles Ballet, with Varimezov Family Band

January 27, 2017 at 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Seattle's Radost Folk Ensemble ends its 1-week residency at Los Angeles Ballet with a community Balkan Folk Dance party, featuring refreshments and live music by Bulgarian national treasures, Ivan and Tzvetanka Varimezov. Party begins with a short dance tutorial with Tom Deering at 7 pm. Join Radost Artistic Director Sidney Deering and the dancers of Los Angeles Ballet for an exuberant night of Balkan Folk Dance! $15 at the door.

Los Angeles Ballet Center
11755 Exposition Blvd
Los Angeles, California 90064