Katie Zanders & the Yazoo Kickstarts


July 16, 2022    
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm


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Katie Zanders & the Yazoo Kickstarts

Yazoo Kickstarts (Contra Dance/Old Time) – Mike Stapleton ( fiddle ) , Bill Paine ( mandolin & guitar ) , Marietta Massey ( banjo ) , David Massey ( fiddle & piano )
The Yazoo Kickstarts are – Mike Stapleton (fiddle), Bill Paine (mandolin & guitar), Marietta Massey (banjo) and David Massey (fiddle & piano)

Katie Zanders
Katie Zanders


Katie Zanders from Tampa will be calling the contra dances on Saturday, July 16th 2022 to live music of the Yazoo Kickstarts.

Katie Zanders

Katie started dancing ballet at age eleven and never looked back. She is best known across Florida as a dazzling etherical presence that barely touches the floor.

This will be the debut of Katie Zanders as a contra dance caller on The Dancing Fish stage. Let’s show her our support by celebrating the debut of a long-time dancer yet brand-new presence on the stage. Let Katie surprise us!

The Yazoo Kickstarts are back!

The Yazoo Kickstarts are:
Mike Stapleton on fiddle;
Bill Paine – mandolin & guitar;
Marietta Massey – banjo; and
David Massey – guitar

The schedule for Saturday will be…

  • 5 pm sound check
  • 6:30 pm open floor waltz practice
  • 7 pm start the dance with a waltz
  • 8:30 pm waltz with 15 minute break
  • 10 pm end of dance with a waltz

About dancing at The Dancing Fish

  • Single dances are $10 per dance for adults
  • $5 for youth age 18-25. Children accompanied by adults are free.
  • This is a private residence so proof of vaccination is required for all in attendance, including spectators.
  • The Dancing Fish is now insulated with heating and air conditioning for year-round dancing comfort.

How to make your booking/RSVP

IMPORTANT: To make a booking, you must be a registered user and log into your Dancing Fish account.

Step 1. Make your Booking/RSVP

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  2. One booking only per person (everyone makes their own booking).
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  4. It will tell you “Booking successful”. This is the ONLY way for us to know that you plan to attend!

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  3. You will be taken to the PayPal site where you will settle your transaction.

Please remember, your PayPal donation and your RSVP/reservation are different and separate. You are not fully booked without doing BOTH.


Bookings are closed for this event.

Katie Zanders & the Yazoo Kickstarts