Occasional Workshops

In addition to her regular classes, Philippa is often invited to teach Baroque and historical dance workshops for dancers, musicians, actors and other interested groups.  If you are interested in organising a workshop, either private or open, please see our page on inviting Philippa to teach.

Unless stated otherwise, all the workshops below are open to outside participants.  Please contact the organisers for details.


Forthcoming Workshops

Tredegar House:
Dancing with Mr Darcy

Thursday 28th June 2018
7pm – 9pm

Tredegar House, Newport, South Wales

An evening of social dances from the Restoration to the Regency.

Booking & details via the National Trust.

No previous dance experience required.


Baroque Dance Summer School 2018

17th to 27th August 2018
Cardiff, UK

Our annual summer school, for all levels from the complete beginner to the professional performer.

Full details of our summer school.


Oxford Historical Dance Society

15th Century Renaissance Dances

Saturday 6th October 2018

Complete beginners welcome.

For further information see the OHDS website, or contact:

Kathy Chapman, telephone 01225 344353
E-mail: kathyc.ssl@virginmedium.com
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Oxford Historical Dance Society

Dances from World War I & the Roaring Twenties

Saturday 3rd November 2018

Complete beginners welcome.

For further information see the OHDS website, or contact:

Kathy Chapman, telephone 01225 344353
E-mail: kathyc.ssl@virginmedium.com
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Recent Workshops

Baroque Dance Displays & Participation

Sunday 13th May 2018
Canberra, Australia

An afternoon of Baroque dance displays & participatory dances, with Philippa Waite and Earthly Delights.


Baroque Dance Workshop in Potsdam, Germany

28th/29th April 2018

A weekend workshop, organised by Potsdamer Rokoko.


San Francisco Bay Area

Baroque Dance Workshops

7th/8th April, 2018

Workshops for all levels in San Francisco and Berkeley.

Details of the Bay Area workshops.


Baroque Dance Workshop in Ashland, Oregon

28th March to 1st April 2018

Philippa teaches an annual spring workshop for all levels in Ashland, Oregon.

Details of the Ashland Baroque dance workshop.


Muffat Festival: Baroque Dance Workshop

Saturday 24th February 2018
10:30am–12:15pm

St. John's Smith Square, London

An introductory Baroque dance workshop for complete beginners.

Musical accompaniment from members of The Brook Street Band.


Baroque Dance Weekend Workshop in Tarporley, Cheshire

17th/18th February 2018

Philippa will teach Baroque dance technique, including arms where appropriate.

All levels. Beginners welcome.


Baroque Dance Workshop in Dortmund, Germany

25th/26th November 2017

A weekend workshop for La Riverenza looking at dances to music by Georg Philipp Telemann.

For notification of future workshops, please join our mailing list.