Enjoy a Cajun dance party at Blackstone River Theatre

Enjoy a Cajun dance party at Blackstone River Theatre

CUMBERLAND - Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., will host a Cajun dance party with Magnolia on Saturday, Oct. 5, at 8 p.m. There will be free Cajun dance instruction offered from 7:30 to 8 p.m.

Known throughout New England for their Cajun two-steps and sultry waltzes with French lyrics, Magnolia is sure to make you feel welcomed whether you are an experienced dancer or have always wanted to learn. Since 1989, Magnolia has been New England's hometown Cajun band. Learning their music from Louisiana's finest has earned them a solid reputation at home and recognition in the Cajun heartland.

Playing high-energy two steps and waltzes, the band's twin fiddles, accordion, guitar, bass, and rich vocals will keep the audience on its feet into the night. Band members are Alan Bradbury, Michelle Kaminsky, Chris Ash, Martin Grosswendt, Maggie Moniz, Richard Moniz and Jack Ezikovich.

Admission is $15. For reservations or information, call 401-725-9272 or visit www.riverfolk.org.