Dudley Laufman

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Dance Caller, Musician, Poet, Storyteller
Recipient of 2009 National Heritage Fellowship Award
(from the National Endowment for the Arts)

Dudley has spent a lifetime calling dances & playing music throughout New England. He learned to call his first dance while in high school at the Norfolk County Agricultural High School in Walpole, MA from a professor’s wife named Maude Ashman. The year was 1948! (more…)