DUGAN MURPHY

Dugan Murphy is a nationally known contra dance caller, co-organizer of Portland Intown Contra Dance, a Maine Humorist, a voice-artist, a storyteller, and a non-profit consultant.

Dugan Teaches Playshops

Calling 101

Calling 101 is a 5-hour experience-based class that trains new callers in the basics. Topics covered include how dances are structured, how choreography fits with the music, how to teach dances, how to prompt, and best practices in calling. Ample time is provided for practice and feedback with live dancers. Limit of nine participants.

 

Calling 102

Calling 102 is a 5-hour experience-based class that trains emerging callers in more advanced topics. Participants have practice time with live dancers and live musicians, and hone their ability to not only perform with energy and range, but also learn how to introduce variety into an evening of calling through the basics of programming. Limit of nine participants.

 

Calling 103

To be announced soon!

 

Themed Dance Programs

If you're hiring Dugan for a dance weekend or special event, he can create a themed program for you. 

 

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