Early Dance Groups and Societies

Name Dance Styles Locations
Barrington Court Dance Dances done in Britain from mediaeval to Regency periods Dorset. Somerset.
Basingstoke Early Dance Renaissance Italian 15th & 16th century, French Burgundian, First Ed. Playford, Elizabethan/Jacobean/Carolean. Basingstoke.
Bath Minuet Company Social and Court Dance of the Eighteenth Century. Bath.
Bedford Early Dance and Music Group Italian Renaissance, Elizabethan & Stuart Dance and some Regency. Bedford.
Capriol Society for Early Dance Early Medieval, Renaissance, Tudor, Elizabethan, Playford, 14th -17th century. Cambridge.
Chalemie, Chalemina (children’s entertainment) Baroque, Renaissance, Playford, Regency. London.
Consort de Danse Baroque Baroque. Cardiff.
Contretemps Baroque, Renaissance, Playford, Regency. London.
Covent Garden Minuet Company 18th Century dances. London.
Duke of Wellington’s Dancers Regency. Southampton.
Dumfries Historical Dance Group Various Dumfries.
Eboracum Early Dance Various York.
Farandole Club 15th & 16th Century Dance. Saltford.
Friday Night Brawlers/Gaita 15th century Italian, Burgundian & English.
Gloriana Living History 15th Century Italian & English; 16th Century Tudor & Elizabethan; Playford. Stourbridge.
Grantham Danserye Dances from the 15th to the 17th centuries; Medieval, Renaissance, Tudor, Elizabethan and Playford. Grantham.
Greensleeves (the demonstration group for White Rose). Huddersfield.
Hampshire Regency Dancers Regency. Winchester.
Hertfordshire Early Dance 15th to 17th century dance, with musicians, & recreating period entertainments. Berkhamsted.
The Historical Dance Society Doncaster.
Jane Austen Dancers of Bath & Bradford-on-Avon Regency, the Jane Austen era, Late Georgian 1775-1830. Bath. Bradford-on-Avon.
Les Danses Antiques Baroque, Regency & Victorian. Edinburgh.
Nonsuch History and Dance Company Various. London.
North Square Historical Dance Dances done in Britain from mediaeval to Regency periods. Dorchester.
Norwich Historical Dance Various. Norwich.
Oxford Historical Dance Society Various. Oxford.
Passamezzo Early Dance Various. Herefordshire.
Pastime Historical Dance Various. Barnehurst. Orpington.
Quadrille Club Victorian. Orpington.
Renaissance Footnotes (performance group of Basingstoke Early Dance). Basingstoke.
Renaissance Historical Dance Society Medieval, Elizabethan, Stuart & Regency Dance Devon.
Rostibolli Various. Orcheston.
The Lady and the Fool
The Regency Assembly Regency. Lichfield.
The Tudor Dance Group Medieval, Tudor, Stuart & Victorian. Exeter.
White Rose Early Dance Historical Dance from 1440-1740. Huddersfield.
Winchester Baroque Dancers Baroque Dance and English Country with baroque steps. Winchester.
Yeo Historical Dancers Various. Yeovil.