A Mid Summer Night Swing Dance, Sat., Sept. 2, 6-9 p.m., New Canaan Pop Up Park, corner of South Ave. and Elm St., New Canaan; free swing dance party and lesson in swing and salsa, with DJ. Sponsored by Ted Thomas Dance Foundation and Harmony Lodge #67. Info: thomasortizdance.org
Ballroom dance, Wed., Sept. 6, 13, 6:30-10:30 p.m., Portuguese Cultural Center, 65 Sand Pit Rd., Danbury. Buffet dinner, coffee, dancing $20; dancing only $15. Info: portugueseculturalcenter.com.
Square Bears Square Dance Club, square dance and open house, Wed., Sept. 6, 7:30-9 p.m., Norfield Grange, 12 Goodhill Rd., Weston. No experience needed; attendees to learn as they dance; bring partner or come alone; dress is casual. Info: Ron or Jan, 203-926-0873 or [email protected]
Flamenco in the Courtyard, Wed., Sept. 6, 11 a.m., Rosen House, Spanish Courtyard, Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts, 149 Girdle Ridge Rd., Katonah, N.Y. Concert only $25; concert, tour & lunch $56 at caramoor.org. Info: 914-232-5035.
Community Dance, in celebration of Bethel Public Library’s founder, Fri., Sept. 8, 7-8:30 p.m., Bethel Municipal Center, General Purpose Room, 1 School St. Music, dancing, socializing and refreshments. Traditional tunes of Patricia Campbell and The Reel Thing musicians. No dance experience necessary. Couples and singles, as well as youngsters 7 years and older with parent or guardian. Free, reg required at www.bethellibrary.org; or 203-794-8756, x4.
ILuminate dance performance, fusion of technology and choreography using special light suits that enable performers “to disappear, reappear and seemingly levitate,” Sun., Sept. 17, 5 p.m., Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East Ridge Rd. Founded by dancer and software engineer Miral Kotb. Tickets $60 at ridgefieldplayhouse.org or box office, 203-438-5795.