Instructor: Ryan Starr, 1st-place Winner, USA Ballroom Dance Assn. National Championships-Rhythm & Smooth
Days: Mondays and/or Wednesdays
Time: 7:00-8:15 p.m.
Location: Hayden Meadows Elementary MPR
Registration: Taken until Friday before the class begins
Carolina Shag Swing: MON—10/2, 9, 16, 23, 30-$55/each
Fast footwork danced very flat-footed to fun swing music.will start slow and pick up the pace by the end of the sessions.This one is VERY popular in clubs in the South. Similar to West Coast Swing in timing and style.
Bolero: WED—10/4, 11, 18, 25-$44/each
A distinctive dance with beautiful sweeping side steps and rise and fall to slow rumba music. Always an eye-catcher on the dance floor.
Nightclub Two-step: MON—11/6, 13, 27-$33/each
A dance for slower romantic music.A nice one to learn to prepare dancing at weddings and parties. Excellent for beginners or advanced level dancers.
West Coast Swing: WED—11/1, 15, 29-$33/each
Smooth (no bounce), danced in a slot, and allows room for syncopated footwork and improvisation. Followers have more freedom than any other dance. Can be danced to a wide range of music-rhythm & blues, country western, funk, disco, rock & pop.
American Social Style Tango: MON & WED, 12/4, 6, 11, 13-$44/each
A simplified version of the Tango with a theatrical and flamboyant character. It’s best known as both the simplest and the showiest of all Tangos.