Dance’n Feet wows audiences with a troupe of mature women

Dance’n Feet, an ensemble of women in their 60s and 70s, rehearses for an upcoming performance.
Dance’n Feet, an ensemble of women in their 60s and 70s, rehearses for an upcoming performance.

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Peggy Wacks of Lexington said audience members typically greet an appearance on stage by Dance’n Feet with polite applause.

But after they see the jazz, modern, and acrobatic dance numbers by the ensemble of women in their 60s and 70s, the ovation is considerably louder.

Rehearsals, which take place in Newton Lower Falls on Wednesdays from 6 to 7:30 p.m., begin Sept. 18.

Ralph Hammond of Bedford has been named the 2013 Bedford Citizen of the Year. He will ride in the lead vehicle in the Bedford Day parade on Sept. 21, and a public reception in his honor will take place on Sept. 27 at Old Town Hall.

Debra Samuels of Lexington will present “The Accidental Food Writer: From Correspondent to Cookbook Author” on Sept. 24 at the Lexington Depot. Admission costs $10, and preregistration is required.

Artist Lola Baltzell of Brookline has been appointed exhibitions director for the all-volunteer board of International Encaustic Artists.

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