Paul Silveria is a musician, songwriter, dance caller, and community organizer who engages audiences of all ages with interactive old-time music and dance! Originally from Portland Oregon, and now living in Vancouver BC, Paul has been performing, teaching, and calling dances across the west for more than 15 years.
Paul did a great job of working with all of our students! Hellings Elementary, Delta
Teachers were so impressed with how Paul managed each of the different grade levels, his calmness and ability to get everyone up and participating. Lakewood Elementary, Victoria
Paul was just great. Every teacher and class enjoyed their period. Teachers were in the gym thanking him after school. He instructed as well as called and paced the levels well for age and ability and everyone met with a high degree of success. Boundary Community Elementary, North Vancouver
Grade Suitability: K - 12
Duration: 1 day -1 week
Capacity: 360 students per day
Fee Range: $715-$990 (Includes ArtStarts' fee. Additional fees apply for remote districts.)
Paul gets beginners up dancing in minutes by teaching dances right on the floor. His calls are energetic and clear, ranging from simple to elaborate -- a perfect match for any age from six to sixty. For an additional fee, live musicians can provide accompaniment for a one-hour old-fashioned barn dance right in your venue, community hall or school gymnasium.