Troupes head for International Day of Dance in Bakewell

SP92000 Belly Dance Flames
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Morris men, flamenco dancers, classical Indian dancers and swing dancers are among the 20-plus groups performing in the International Day of Dance on Saturday, June 27.

Outdoor performances will take place at the Tourist Information Centre, Riverside Gardens, Bath Gardens, Portland Square, The Crescent and Water Lane, with the dancing starting at 11am and the last troupe on at 4pm. In the event of bad weather, the action will move to the town hall.

Dance workshops including African, French and Morris will be held at the town hall from 11.30am. Admission to these are £3 each.