The Nelken Line: A Community Dance

Join a performance of the Nelken Line, the famous line dance by German choreographer Pina Bausch, on Tuesdays, August 2, 9 & 16 at 7 p.m.


The Nelken Line has been danced across the world by amateurs, professionals, dance lovers, people who are curious about dance, the young, and the old.


Dancers make four simple gestures that represent Spring, Summer, Autumn, and Winter while strolling to West End Blues by Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five.


Learn and practice the Nelken Line with choreographer Amber Lopes on August 2 & 9. Then, dance through the library and library garden on August 16.


Spectators are welcome, so be sure to invite your friends and family to come and watch.


Watch the Nelken Line.

Learn how to dance the Nelken Line.


This dance is suitable for all. No dance experience is needed. Children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult.


This event is free and open to all.