• Event Calendar

    October 2014
    S M T W T F S
  • Upcoming Events

  • Categories

  • UVU Tour Team Auditions

    The UVU Ballroom program will hold auditions for their Tour Team this Monday (May 5) at 5:00 pm in PE 154. More information from Paul Winkelman:

    “UVU is having auditions for the tour team before Fall semester. Dancers placed on the tour team will have new material they will need to learn from video posting on Facebook. Dancers should come prepared with Waltz and Cha. Anyone who feels that could make the tour team are encouraged to audition.”

    Contact Paul Winkelman at Paul.winkelman@uvu.edu or UVU Ballroom for more information.

    No comment

    DF Dance Studio Hiring Teachers

    DF Dance Studio in Salt Lake is hiring male instructors in Ballroom and Latin styles. See the information below from Maria:

    We are currently hiring male Ballroom and Latin instructors for part and full time positions at DF Dance Studio in Salt Lake City, Utah. Great pay, flexible schedule. The ideal candidate will be interested in doing pro/am competitions with students. Please send your resume to maria@dfdancestudio.com or call801.557.3648

    1 Comment

    Ballroom Dancers Needed for Doctoral Research

    Teri Riding McCabe is looking for Ballroom dancers to help her with research for her Doctoral degree. She is studying the effects of the Ballroom dance position on the muscles of the body. Very interesting! Here is more information (including her contact info):

    Hey Ballroom Dancers!
    I need to finish my PhD, so if you…
    1. have choreography for the waltz, tango, Viennese waltz, foxtrot, or quickstep
    2. are over 14 years old
    …then I need you!
    Email me (servicesatc@yahoo.com) so I can give you more details.
    Teri Riding McCabe
    Adjunct Professor at BYU

    No comment

    UVU Spring Concert

    The UVU Ballroom Team will have their spring concert April 24-26, 2014. Here is more information from Paul Winkelman:

    The UVU concert is next Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. The show will be at 7:30 pm each night. Also on Saturday there is a matinee at 2:00. Tickets are $8 for students, $10 for general public if bought in advance. They are $10 for students and $15 for adults when purchased at the door.

    No comment

    Legacy Team Auditions

    Julia Penate has provided the following information about Legacy Dance Studio auditions:
    Legacy Dance Studio will be holding open auditions for 2014-2015 ballroom teams:

    May 19th


    Location: Legacy Dance Studio
    1668 S State Street, Orem
    No partner necessary to audition. You will be taught a short syllabus American cha cha routine and American foxtrot routine and will audition with those routines.

    Ballroom Teams for 2014-2015

    1. Homeschool Team (2 teams, one preteen and one Jr team, recreational)

    **Wednesdays 1-2pm (1 hr/week)
    **will participate in 1-2 showdance competitions
    **Coaches: Julia & Nicole

    2. PeeWee (entry level, ages 5-9)

    No comment

    Island Style Auditions

    Megan Moe provided the following information about the Island Style studio auditions:

    Island Style Ballroom Pre-Teen Team Auditions
    Saturday, May 10th
    Academy of Ballet 1600 S and State St, Orem
    Required dances: cha cha and/or samba and/or swing

    Call Lani for details: 801-226-0308


    • Option 1(Online):
      • Email islandstyledance@gmail.com the following info:
        • Participants first and last name.
        • Parent/Guardian(s) first and last name.
        • Parent/Guardian(s) phone number.
        • Parent/Guardian(s) email address.
        • Participants year in school (grade) for Fall 2014.
    • Option 2(Phone):
      • Call 801-226-0308.
    No comment

    National Marks

    The judges marks for US National Amateur Dancesport Championships from last weekend are available. You can find them separated by day at the page below:


    No comment

    UVU Marks

    The marks for the 2014 UVU Dancesport Festival are available below:

    No comment

    Denys and Antonia Latin Workshop at Charisma Studio

    Danys Drozdyuk and Antonia Skobina will give Latin Ballroom Workshops at Charisma Studio on 245 S Maint Street in Springville. Workshops will be March 17 & 18 from 8 – 9:30 pm and March 10 from 4 – 5:30 pm. More information is available in the flyer below:

    Denys and Antonia Workshop Flyer

    No comment

    Mistake in High School Samba/Rumba Event – Special Event on Saturday

    Summary: A mistake was made in the mark calculation in High School Samba/Rumba. 38 couples were not recalled who should have been. There will be a special event just for these couples Saturday (tomorrow) at 9:45 am. Details below. Contact Lee Wakefield or Curt Holman with any questions.


    Dear competitor in the High School Syllabus Latin (S/R),

    Earlier today when we ran the first round of your event the marks were calculated in such a way that 38 of the couples who should have been recalled to the second round were not included.  We apologize for this error.  Since the problem was not discovered until the beginning of the semi-final it was impossible to begin the event again, realizing that not all of the original couples would still be here in the Marriott Center.

    We have decided that

    Read the rest of “Mistake in High School Samba/Rumba Event – Special Event on Saturday” »

    No comment
  • Get Updates!

    Get all Utah Ballroom updates emailed to you!

  • Recent Posts

  • Archives