31.10.2018

Dance rehearsals 2019

If you wish to participate in the old dances at the Dinner on Saturday on 25 May 2019, you shall also participate in the dance rehearsals arranged in the Building L (street address: Keskussairaalantie 4) on the University campus

Schedule (preliminary)

  • Saturday 16 February from 12 noon to 3 pm
  • Saturday 23 March from 12 noon to 3 pm
  • Saturday 13 April from 12 noon to 3 pm
  • Saturday 11 May from 12 noon to 3 pm
  • Saturday 18 May from 12 noon to 3 pm
  • Friday 24 May from 10 am to 12 noon

Old dances in the Conferment of Degrees Ceremony:

1.    Festive Polonaise

In circle formation
2.    Mignon Waltz
3.    Cicapo
4.    Pas d’Espagne

In line formation
5.    Pompadour
6.    Wiener Waltz

If you have danced this kind of old dances before, you can possibly learn them in a couple of practice sessions plus the final rehearsal. However, if the dances are new to you, it is recommendable to attend all the practice sessions or choose only a few of the dances and concentrate on them. The most important thing is that you will feel comfortable and self-confident to participate in the dances at the celebration.