One Night Stands, Contras, Traditional Squares; Ann Fallon lives in Annapolis, Maryland, and has been teaching and leading traditional American folk dances in the greater Baltimore-Washington area and beyond since 1990. She calls regularly for special events and one night stands, school dances, weddings, barn dances, family dances and other private venues. Ann has a large and varied repertoire of contra, square and circle dances, and calls with both live and recorded music.
Ann is a also regular caller for dance series sponsored by the Annapolis Traditional Dance Society, the Baltimore Folk Music Society, as well as at the Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo, Maryland, for the Friday Night Dancers and the Folklore Society of Greater Washington.
Ann especially enjoys introducing traditional dance to newcomers at one night stands and community dances.
Beginners thru Plus Easy thru Phase III Callerlab member, Caller Seminars, One Night Stands, Mixers, Line Dances, BMI and ASCAP licensed; Calling and teaching since 1970.
Five clubs - 2 PLUS, 2 MAINSTREAM, 1 BASIC
Beginners thru A2 Full-time, Callerlab member, One Night Stands, Mixers, Youth Groups, BMI and ASCAP licensed; call for: Satellites MS/LP, Starlighters MS/PLUS. Belong to: SDLBA-Square Dance Leaders of the Baltimore Area. I have been calling for 27 Years. My goal is to keep the squares moving and enjoying my choreography, keep them smiling. I believe in being a fun Caller. I travel to Rhode Island to see my brother every year. I would welcome engagements along the way up the East Coast (August time frame would be great. The Satellites dance on the 2nd & 4th Wed. of the month. the Starlighters dance on the 2nd & 4th Fri of the month Sept through May.
Beginners thru A2 Full-time, Callerlab member, Youth Groups, BMI and ASCAP licensed; I've been calling since 1979. My home program clubs (all in Maryland) are: Swinging Squares, Fort Meade (1989); Harbour Squares, Annapolis (1993); Aqua Squares, Lusby (1998); Happy Squares, Essex (2009).
I'm a member and past-President of the Square Dance Leaders of Baltimore, and a member and past-Chairman of the Board of Directors of the National Capital Area Square Dance Leaders (Washington DC metro area).
I've belonged to Callerlab since 1985, with General Caller Accreditation since 1990 and Certified Square Dance Teacher since 2000.
Beginners thru C3B Full-time, Traveling, Callerlab member, GCA member, One Night Stands, BMI and ASCAP licensed; Club Caller for DC Lambda Squares.
Club Caller for Baltimore's Chesapeake Squares.
Started calling in 1981.
Like calling for high energy groups. "Hot Hash" is a specialty.
Philosophy: Dancer enjoyment.
Beginners thru C1 Full-time, Traveling, Recording artist, Callerlab member, Caller Seminars, One Night Stands, Community Dance Program (CDP), Traditional Squares, BMI and ASCAP licensed; Elite / Crown Records
Mainstream thru C2 Callerlab member, GCA member, BMI and ASCAP licensed; Calling, teaching and workshopping square dance for the DC Lambda Squares and Chesapeake Squares since 2005
with guest appearances with the Zig Zaggers, Ettseteras, Barkley Squares, Independence Squares and Times
Squares, among many others.
Basic thru C4 Traveling, Callerlab member, One Night Stands, Mixers, Festival Sound Service, BMI and ASCAP licensed; Calling is as much fun as dancing...
and always adds a new perspective to the activity. I hope to see you all in a
square real soon! Ett
Basic thru C1 Callerlab member, One Night Stands, Festival Sound Service, BMI and ASCAP licensed; Started calling as a teenager in 1968.
Has served as President, VP and Treasure of Baltimore area callers association.
Callerlab Committee Chair and one term BOG member
calling regularly for 2 Plus DBD clubs, 1 A2 club, and 1 C1 club.
Beginners thru Plus Callerlab member, One Night Stands, Contras, Traditional Squares, BMI and ASCAP licensed; Traditional Dance Hostess - Eva Murray started calling in 1997 and now serves as the "Dance Hostess" at contra dances and community gatherings throughout the
Washington D.C. metropolitan area and beyond. She performs at venues small and large, from house parties to the Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park, MD. Eva calls
traditional American folk dances, accompanied by live music, for dancers young, young at heart, new and experienced alike. Her repertoire includes zesty contras, squares,
circles, long way sets, triplets and other traditional dances that fit the occasion. Eva's love for traditional dance is apparent in the enthusiasm she brings to the stage!
Beginners thru Plus ACA member, One Night Stands, Mixers, Youth Groups, BMI and ASCAP licensed; call for the Swingin'Seniors (a seniors club in Camp Springs, MD)
member of the National Capitol Area Square Dance Callers Association (NCASDLA) and the American Callers
began calling in 1967
I have called for wheel chair groups
Beginners thru Beginners Easy thru Phase V Roundalab member, One Night Stands, Mixers, Line Dances, Youth Groups, BMI and ASCAP licensed; Cueing and teaching since 1992; Editor of the Roundalab Journal since 1996
Beginners thru Plus Recording artist, Callerlab member, BMI and ASCAP licensed; Clubs:
Gerrymanders, Chevy Chase, Maryland "www.Gerrymanders.net" (Singles Club),
Casual Squares, Catonsville, Maryland,
Charlestown Squares, Catonsville, Maryland (Seniors Live-In Community),
Call at least once a year for 4 other clubs in the Maryland area,
Call for church groups and communities, and special events,
Call for at least one benefit dance each year,
Called 8 years for Girl Scouts Father/Daughter dances in Ellicott City, MD,
and yes, I have square dance called in four barns.
Began calling square dances in 1982,
Attended 3 Caller Colleges: Earl Johnson and Al Brundage Callers College George Madison College, VA in
1984; Chaparral English Mountain Callers College, TN in 1994; and New England Caller College, MA in
CALLERLAB member since 1985, Mainstream & Plus Committee member,
Attended 11 CALLERLAB Conventions,
Called at 22 National Square Dance Conventions across the United States,
Called at 5 Southern New Jersey Festivals,
Called on the U.S. Capitol steps in 1984, and was
Director, Singles Adviser to Programming, 2000 National Square Dance Convention.
Square Dance Leaders of Baltimore Area, Multiple Offices
Current President, Sept. 2004 to Present
Previous Offices: President, 1994-1996, and prior to that Treasurer for 4 years
Basic thru A2 Phase II thru Phase III Traveling, Recording artist, Callerlab member, One Night Stands, Community Dance Program (CDP), Mixers, Line Dances, Country Western Two-Steps, Contras, Traditional Squares, Handicapable Groups, Youth Groups, BMI and ASCAP licensed;