Lew Smith & Melissa Miller
October 20 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm$5
Lew Smith & Melissa Miller will teach Balkan folk dances—Macedonian, Bulgarian, or Albanian—from 8-9pm. Request dancing will follow until 11pm.
Lew Smith started folk dancing in 1966 and led folk dancing at UCSB in the late ’60’s and at SJSU in the early ’70’s. Lew is also a member of the Balkan band Svirači.
Melissa Miller (aka Ghanima Gaditana) has been folk dancing since childhood, and teaches and performs belly dance in the Bay Area and beyond. She also performs regularly with the band Svirači.