Supersonic Contra Dance

The first full weekend in February
Seattle, Washington

2024 February 2-4

Registration will open at the end of October.
Supersonic Contra Dance Weekend will follow the COVID & Mask Policies of the Seattle Emerald City and Lake City Contra Dances.
The venue is the Leif Erikson Hall in Ballard. We are a zesty, high-energy dance weekend for experienced dancers. We will be using Larks and Robins.
Supersonic is a zesty, high-energy all contra weekend for experienced dancers. We will be dancing primarily complex contras with limited or no walkthroughs. Many participants easily dance both roles and role switching is common.

Our Mission

Supersonic Contra Dance Weekend gives experienced dancers the opportunity to explore ways in which to challenge themselves and improve their skills as dance partners while experiencing complex dances and immense joy.


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Seth Tepfer

Seth Tepfer is "Atlanta's Dance Magician," calling dances for adults and children like you've never seen before. Known for his infectious energy, his short walk-thrus, and his 'hash-contras', Seth's warm enthusiasm is contagious, and gets everyone moving, smiling, and having a great time. Whether squares, contras, or other folk dances, you can be certain that all involved - novices and experienced dancers alike - will amble away happy and eager to dance more!​

Will Mentor

Will Mentor is a contra and square dance caller from Northern Vermont known for his clear teaching, upbeat wit, and relaxed stage presence. He loves to choreograph evenings with a variety of dances and tempos that at times surprise and always delight, all the while keeping intact his guiding principle as a caller: "It's about the dancers!"​


We begin the weekend with no walkthrough contra corners. Are you comfortable navigating complex dances often with no walkthroughs or hash calls? Do you recover quickly from mistakes? If you answered yes, this weekend is for you.