Dancing in (Children/Young Adult) Literature: A Partial Bibliography

Looking for a children’s book related to traditional dance and music? This bibliography focuses on children’s & young adult books that connect to traditional, participatory, social dance & music. Belfast Flying Shoes funded the compilation with additional support from the Maine Arts Commission.

From Chrissy Fowler

10 Tips for Contra Dancing With Kids

Miriam reflects on how dancers can be more supportive of children and youth within the contra dance context. Some helpful considerations for dancing with children. While the context of the article is contra dancing, the ideas also apply to many other forms of dance.

From Miriam Axel-Lute

Dancing Well Weekly Virtual Dance Party

Weekly dance parties for kids (and kids at heart) on Facebook Live and later available to watch anytime. Originally designed for veteran and military families, but open to all.

Stuntology videos

Sam Bartlett is famous at CDSS family camps for his hilarious and captivating stunts. Learn some of them with these videos!

From Indiana Public Media