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At the heart of English folk
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Dance UK 2015 dancers’ and dance teaching mentoring schemes open for applications

Professional development opportunities for dancers and dance teachers identified by their peers as future leaders

Announcing our latest musical collaboration in partnership with Folk by the Oak

The English Folk Dance and Song Society (EFDSS) and Folk by The Oak announces its latest music commission, touring to Cambridge, Bury, Cardiff, Bristol, London and Gateshead in November 2015 culminating in a performance at Folk by the Oak festival in July 2016 featuring Martyn Joseph, Nancy Kerr, Sam Carter and Maz O’Connor with Patsy Reid and Nick Cooke.

Megson

Exclusive interview: Megson

Husband and wife duo Megson are coming to Cecil Sharp House on Thursday 30 April to perform songs from their latest album, In A Box. We had a chat with them about the album, their children's shows and their thoughts on songwriting.

Fabian Holland

Exclusive interview: Fabian Holland

Folk singer, songwriter and guitarist Fabian Holland is touring his new album A Day Like Tomorrow, playing at Cecil Sharp House on Thursday 23 April. We had a chat about his musical influences, his songwriting process and the new record.

Watch latest films from The Full English learning programme

The two latest films from The Full English learning programme are now available to view online. Visit the EFDSS website to see them now, as well as  other films from The Full English learning programme which took place across England in 2013 – 2014.