Elinor Preston


Elinor Preston has been delighting dancers with her calling and varied dance programs for many years. She has been calling dances and teaching workshops in the Northwest, and other parts of the country since 1988. She is recognized as a superb dancer and excellent teacher, and she is known for her succinct instruction as well as her grace and humor when faced with malfunctions of equipment or other unexpected program challenges. Elinor is well versed in a variety of dance styles including contras, squares, circles, and English Country Dances. In addition to calling for community dances, she also calls for weddings, birthday parties, and other special occasions.