Bruce Buckley Lecture to highlight dance traditions

You are invited to the 2018 Bruce Buckley Lecture at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 12, at the Fenimore Art Museum Auditorium in Cooperstown.

Mick Moloney, Irish Folklorist and musician, will be presenting “Close to the Floor? Percussive Dance Traditions in North America,” which discusses the evolution and relationships between multiple percussive dance forms in North America ranging from Appalachian and African American flat foot and clogging to Irish sean nos and step dance, Quebecois, Ottawa Valley, Cape Breton and tap.

This event is free to the public.