Our Next Chapter Dance is
Saturday, May 16, 7:00 - 11:00 p.m.
(Doors open at 6:30)
Location: Paragon Dance Center
931 E. Elliot Road, Suite 101
Tempe, AZ 85284
West Coast Swing lesson at 7:15 p.m. taught by Mike Gadberry.
Performances, light refreshments, mixers, and dance hosts.
Southern AZ USA Dance Chapter ##4017 Presents:
The Margo Sexton Memorial Amateur Dancers Scholarship
This scholarship is in honor of Margo Sexton who was an active, long time USA Dance supporter, wonderful dancer, and worthy competitor.
The six-dance Scholarships will be danced during the 2015 Cactus Classic. Amateur/Amateur only, no pro/am. Dances: Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot, Cha Cha, Rumba, and East Coast Swing. This is a 6 dance scholarship event. 1st($200.00), 2nd ($150.00) and 3rd ($125.00) place winners will be awarded cash prizes for each of the three categories of dancers – Bronze, Silver and Gold.
Dates: June 12-13, 2015
Price: Total maximum entry fee for the Margo Sexton Amateur Scholarship is $125.00 per couple.
- Entry fee per amateur couple for the scholarship event is $75.00.
- Admission fee is $50.00 per couple ($25.00 per person) unless the couple is already participating in the Cactus Classic.
Entry forms and fees must be received by the Shall We Dance dance studio byMay 15, 2015 to be guaranteed that rate.
Cactus Classic, c/o Shall We Dance
4101 East Grant Road, Tucson, AZ 85712
Contact Shall We Dance via email (firstname.lastname@example.org), by phone 520-327-7895 or stop by the studio with your entry information.
Location: El Conquistador Resort, 10000 North Oracle Road, Tucson, 85704
Contact: Shall We Dance email@example.com 520-327-7895
Cactus Classic website -- http://cactusclassicaz.com/
2015 Black Tie Event
Save the Date
Saturday, October 24, 2015
To be held again at IronOaks at Oakwood Country Club,
Sun Lakes, Arizona
Upcoming Dance Opportunities
Note: The following events are NOT USA Dance affiliated. For info on regularly occurring dance events, see "Ballroom at a Glance" on our website.
|3 Workshops on Viennese Waltz and 3 Weeks of International Waltz with Jenell Maranto|
Dates: Saturdays, May 9, 16, and 30
The 11:00 Class - Viennese Waltz
Leaning theViennese Waltz technique improves all of your other dances The 12:00 Class - International Waltz
The heart of all ballroom dancing. Although hard to learn, Waltz gives you the essential training for
lead and follow.Price: Each drop in class $25
All three of the same workshops paid in advance is only $65
All six workshops - Viennese and International Waltz paid in advance is $120
Location: Academy of Ballroom Dance
832 E Indian School Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85014
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org 602-285-1569
|America's Ballroom Challenge is back on PBS!|
Two one-hour shows this month!
Friday, May 1 - 8:00 pm in AZ
Friday, May 8th - 8:00 pm in AZ
See Website for Details: America's Ballroom Challenge
|People's Choice Dancesport Competition|
An exciting competition, featuring professional, amateur, and pro-am events in all styles.
Dates: May 21 - 24, 2015
Location: Westin Kierland Resort & Spa Hotel
6902 East Greenway Parkway
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
See Website for additional information:
Event Submission PolicyThe "Dancin' Newz" is intended to announce special, one-time events, new classes, and other dance related activities only.
Deadline: 25th of each month for the following month's issueAll requests must be emailed to our Dancin' Newz Editor, Barb Michlin at:Barb@PhoenixUSAdance.org We welcome all dance studios, independent instructors and members/guests to send in information on events using the following format:
Events are listed on a space-available basis
- Name of event:
- Brief description of event:
- Date & time:
- Contact info – phone, email, website
Please note: all submissions are subject to editing. A limit of two events per studio/instructor per issue. No repeats of the same event in two consecutive issues.