But how do you know how they danced so long ago?
Are you curious abut how we try to reconstruct the dancing of hundreds of years ago? David Wilson’s Annual EDC Lecture of 2003 gives a broad overview of the earliest dancing that we can attempt to re-create. A very readable account, David’s erudition remains immensely convincing. It forms a solid basis for further investigation and a strong introduction to the subject of early dance. You can find it here: