Jigging Basics: Step Dance Distilled. VIRTUAL CLASS


I'm really excited to offer this new course on "Jigging Basics" that was inspired by the 2021 Minnesota Bluegrass & Old-Time Music Association dance contest, and my workshop that accompanied it.   It went over really well and I enjoyed digging into the idea of shared techniques that could help folks interested in trying a…


Eigse CIM, A Gaela Event (virtual, live)


Join me for a celebration of Irish music online Saturday, February 26th. The Center for Irish Music is hosting this years fundraiser event online with live performances from Danú, Danny Diamond and Brian Miller, the Two Tap Trio, Hannah Flowers and more. The always entertaining Máirtín de Cógáin will be hosting. I will be dancing…

Performance & Workshop – The Travels and Adventures of Charles Napoleon Morin (in-person)

Little Canada Hisorical Sociey 515 Little Canada Road E, Little Canada, MN

The Travels and Adventures of Charles Napoleon Morin. Live music and an interactive dance and music presentation from Danielle Enblom, followed by a presentation from Morin's great-grandson, Paul Morin, based on his recent translation of Charles Morin's memoir filled with retellings of this French Canadian's adventures from Quebec throughout North America between 1865 and 1888.…


Minnesota Bluegrass Winter Weekend (in-person)

Crowne Plaza Minneapolis West, Plymouth MN 3131 Campus Dr, Plymouth, MN

Join me for a mini-jigging workshop at the Minnesota Bluegrass Winter Weekend on Saturday, March 5th during the square dance at 4 PM +++ About the Minnesota Bluegrass Winter Weekend Three incredible days  packed with band showcases, Saturday night headline concert, dances, workshops, instrument exhibitors, and plenty of around the clock informal jam sessions. It all…

$50 – $65

Emcee – Day of Irish Dance (in-person)

The Landmark Center 75 W 5th St, St. Paul, MN

Danielle is back as this year's emcee for the big celebration of Irish Dance at the Landmark Center! Hosted by the Irish Music and Dance Association, the Day of Irish Dance features the wealth of local talent we have here in the Twin Cities. Danielle will be introducing the day's performers and interspersing Irish dance…

Private St. Patrick’s Day Event at Lake Point (in-person)

Join fiddler, step dancer, and dance anthropologist, Danielle Enblom, for an evening of Irish music, dance, and history. The traveling dance masters of Ireland were fascinating characters, and the inventors of Irish dance as we know it today. While their dancing was uniquely Irish, their practices weren't exclusive to Ireland. They were part of a…


Jigging Basics Spring Session Begins

Jigging Basics: Slow-paced, March 23 - April 27 Fast-paced, March 18 - April 29   Early registration discount - register before March 5   Click here for more info and to register

$95 – $105

Sunday Service with Upset and Curl (in-person)

Music for Burnsville Methodist Sunday Service with Cory Froehlich (flute), and Hannah Flowers (harp)   Sunday, March 20, 2022 3rd Sunday of Lent The Extra Mile:  Walking isn't Enough 1 Corinthians 10:1-13 Luke 13:1-9 It's not enough just to walk the path.  It's not enough to be a fig tree.  Others are on the same…


Jig Workshop: Steps for Solidarity (virtual)

http://www.sophabulous.co.uk/steps-for-solidarity.html   Calling dancers and body music makers around the ​world! Let’s come together, in solitary, to support the Red Cross which is currently providing essential aid to people in Ukraine. On Saturday 26th March & Saturday 2nd April there will be online dance and body music workshops delivered by international artists. The workshops are free…

Mawachihitotaak: Métis Studies Symposium (virtual)

Mawachihitotaak (Let’s Get Together) Conference will bring together a diverse community of Métis thinkers. This gathering will take place virtually from May 3-6, 2022. Our intention is to create a space for Métis scholars, art makers, knowledge holders, students, language speakers, organizers, writers, and other community leaders to share knowledge and engage in conversation together.…