Welcome to the MSA!
Dance courses take place every Wednesday – beginners and experienced dancers welcome!
If you are coming to us for the first time, please contact us by e-mail or telephone beforehand.
MSA’s 50th Anniversary – Whitsun 2023
2023 marks the 50th anniversary of the Munich Scottish Association – celebrate it with us at our Golden Jubilee Weekend from 26-28 May 2023 at the Salesianum in Munich! On the programme are two morning SCD classes for experienced dancers, a Welcome Dance on Friday evening and our Jubilee Ball on Saturday, including a delicious buffett dinner. Patrick Chamoin will be teaching the classes, our musicians are Susan and Shona MacFayden and Isobelle Hodgson.
Registration for the course will open at noon on Sunday 15 January 2023 (German time): Registration (the course is already fully booked and a waiting list in place; Ball and Welcome Dance are still available)
The course fee including the two evenings is 170 euro (reduced: 155 euro), the entrance for the Welcome Dance is 10 euro and for the Ball 40 euros (reduced: 8 / 35 euro). Reductions apply to members of the MSA, pupils, students and persons 65.
- MSA-Christmas party at 7:30pm on 14 December in the Oly-Dorf
please bring a small contribution for the buffet, Glühwein will be supplied
- Hallowe’en Day School & Social Dance on Saturday 29 October 2022
Where: Pfarrheim St. Rupert, Gollierstraße 61, 80339 München
When: Day School 10am to 4pm, Social Dance starts 6:30pm, doors open at 6pm
Musicians: Silke and Matthias, Teacher: Alex
Day School for dancers with little experience and as a refresher for experienced dancers
- Dance Season 2022/23
Regular dance classes are every Wednesday at 8pm in the Oly starting on 14 September and every second Thursday (odd numbered weeks) at 8pm in the Pelkovenschlössl starting on 15 September.
Thursday classes: 15 & 29 Sep, 13 & 27 Oct, 10 & 24 Nov, 8 Dec
Calendar of Events 2022/23
2022 14 September 2022 Opening of the 2019/20 dancing season 15 September 2022 First advanced dance class (Pelkovenschlössl) 29 October 2022 Halloween Day-School and Social Dance (St. Rupert) 16 November 2022 no dance class (Buß- und Bettag) 14 December 2022 MSA-Xmas party (Oly-Dorf) 2023 11 January 2023 First dance class after the Christmas break 25 January 2023 Burns’ Night in the Oly 22 February 2023 Ash Wednesday dance class and meal 12 March 2023 St Patrick’s Day Parade (Leopoldstraße) 26 – 28 May 2023 MSA’s 50th anniversary – Golden Jubilee Weekend
comprises dance classes, Social Dance and Jubilee Ball
Dancing in Summer 2022
- End of Season Dance 2022
On 9 July 2022 at 7pm (doors open at 6.30pm) we will have our End of Season Dance in the parish hall Allerheiligen, Ungererstr. 187, München (U6 Alte Heide). Please bring a small contribution for the buffet, if you want to join it. Dance list and further details: End of Season dance 2022 flyer , Dance-descriptions and Pilling-Diagrams
- Annual General Meeting
Our AGM will take place on Wednesday, 6 June from 7.30pm in our usual room in the Oly-Zentrum.
- Summer Dancing
End of Season? We keep dancing every Wednesday in the Oly. Feel free to suggest your favourite dance or even try calling it if you like. The 7 July is the last Thursday class till September.
Dancing in Spring 2022
We start dancing, again!
* Thu 17. March 8pm at Pelkovenschlössl
* Wed 23 March 8pm at Oly
* ‘3G+’ and registration, further dates will be announced in due time
We are offering financial support for students and pupils with little income.
If this applies to you, please send us an application for support after registration,
the amount of the reduction will depend on the donations
Events Winter 2021/22
Unfortunately, our dance classes have currently been suspended.
- 2 March 7:30pm: virtual Ash Wednesday fish supper
- on 16 January 12 noon: registration opens for the MSA Whitsun course (3-6 June 2022)
- 25 January 7:30pm Stay-at-Home Burns Supper (Zoom)
- Virtual Christmas Party (Zoom) on Wednesday, 15 December, 7:30pm – enjoy an evening of live-music, dancing and with lots of fun accompanied by Glühwein and Whisky
Events September 2021
- Wed 1 Sep 8pm: Olympiazentrum (register & test)
- Thu 2 Sep 8pm:
Pelkovenschlössl– C A N C E L L E D –
- Wed 8 Sep 8pm: Olympiazentrum (register & test)
- Wed 15 Sep 8pm: Olympiazentrum (register & test)
- Thu 16 Sep 8pm: Pelkovenschlössl (register & test)
- Wed 22 Sep 8pm: Olympiazentrum (register & test)
- Sat 25 Sep 4pm: Westpark (register please) – C A N C E L L E D –
- Wed 29 Sep 8pm: Olympiazentrum (register & test)
- Thu 30 Sep 8pm: Pelkovenschlössl (register & test)
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Virtual End-of-Season dance
On Saturday, 04 July 2020 we are holding our End-of-Season Dance via Zoom with live music from Silke and friends beginning at 7:30pm. Of course you can also meet up in small groups and dance together– as far as the regulations allow. To help you feel more like you’re at an actual dance in your living rooms, we’ve attached the instructions for making an MSA lampshade. If you want to prepare for Saturday, you can find the dance programme at https://my.strathspey.org/dd/list/28158/.Continue reading →
Calendar of Events 2019/2020 Season
2019 11 September 2019 Opening of the 2019/20 dancing season 12 September 2019 First advanced dance class 28 September 2019 (fallback 12 October) Excursion to Schäftlarn 5 October 2019 Oktoberfling and Social Dance 16 November 2019 St Andrew’s Dance 18 Dezember 2019 Christmas party 2020 8 January 2020 First dance class after the Christmas break 29 January 2020 Burns dance evening 26 February 2020 Ash Wednesday dance class and meal 15 March 2020 St Patrick’s Day Parade 28 March 2020 Saturday Social 29. Mai – 1. Juni 2020 Whitsun course 4. Juli 2020 Virtual End-of-Season Dance 16. September 2020 Annual General Meeting (online)
Ceilidh Scotland meets Bavaria!
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