Full House for Oct 9 Scandinavians in Old Town

Our thanks to all of you for a fantastic season opener!

Classical Tuesdays filled Slavonian Hall and Old Town district with fiddle playing and foot stomping in traditional Scandinavian music and dance. Thanks to Hale Bill & the Bopps and to the Bygdedeal dance group!

Thanks too to photographer Dayton Knipher for capturing the energy and merriment of the evening.

A great time was had by all!

Hale Bill & the Bopps, with the Bygdedeal dancers

Tacoma Arts blog on Classical Tuesdays

Thanks to Tacoma Arts, the Classical Tuesdays October 9th Scandinavian performance has a blog entry and photos here:

Scandinavia Comes to Old Town
Tacoma Arts blog, Oct 8, 2012

Check out the photos, and then come out Tuesday night and enjoy the fun!

Click here for more information on tomorrow's event.

Scandinavia in Old Town a Critic's Pick

Classical Tuesdays' October 9th event is a News Tribune Critic's Pick!  Come out and enjoy the fun!

Old Town Tuesdays kicks off with a Scandinavian romp
By Rosemary Ponnekanti, The News Tribune, Oct 5, 2012

The free Classical Tuesdays series in Old Town begins this week with an evening of traditional Scandinavian folk music, performed on Norwegian hardingfele and Swedish nyckelharpa by Hale Bill and the Bopps, with dance by Bygdedeal in traditional costumes. 7 p.m. Oct. 9. Free. Slavonian Hall, 2306 N. 30th St., Tacoma. 253-752-2135, classicaltuesdays.blogspot.com

Click here for more on the event.

Season opener: Bygdedeal in Tacoma Weekly!

Kick up your heels! The Tacoma Weekly announces our season opener:

Classical Tuesdays

MUSIC – Scandinavia comes to Old Town during the Classical Tuesdays music series on Oct. 9 at 7 p.m. Hale Bill & the Bopps play Scandinavian dance music, joined by Bygededeal dance group in Norwegian and Swedish costumes. The performance takes place at Slavonian Hall, located at 2306 N. 30th St. Admission is free, and donations are accepted.

Published in the Tacoma Weekly
Wednesday, 3 October 2012

Come and kick off the Classical Tuesdays season! More details here.