The New York Branch of the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society invites you to join the worldwide community of dancers who thrill to fast-moving jigs and reels and stately strathspeys. Learn or polish your dancing skills in the friendly atmosphere of our classes. Share the joys of Scottish dancing and pageantry at our parties and Highland Balls. All welcome! No experience necessary! Come with or without a partner.
Basic class registrations is closed. The next series starts April 25. Full schedule and more info on the classes page. See you then!
RSCDS New York members interviewed on BBC Radio Scotland's Take the Floor. Visit the BBC Radio Scotland website to hear interviews with some of our members and their favorite tunes (segment starts at 1:25)! Interviewees include former presidents Tom Marshall and Ellen Sears, teachers Xiaowen Yu and Deborah Leary, and dancers Mary Gray and Emily Russell.
Rerr Terr March 30, 2019. New Jersey. ➠
Tartan Day Parade April 6, 2019. Manhattan. Come join us to march up Sixth Avenue in New York City, to the swirl of kilts, the skirl of bagpipes, and the cheers of tens of thousands of spectators. Details to come.
Annual General Meeting May 9, 2019. The meeting is held during the break in our regular class evening at St. Bart's (the usual class location). Voting is restricted to branch members. All attendees dance for free this evening.
Pawling Weekend May 17-19, 2019. Berkshire Hills, Copake, NY. Join us for a weekend of classes, balls, and parties. Click here for info and registration!