April 15th, 2014 at 9:14pm
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 (email@example.com) so I can give you more details.
Teri Riding McCabe
Adjunct Professor at BYU
April 15th, 2014 at 8:41pm
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.
April 10th, 2014 at 10:40am
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:
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)
April 10th, 2014 at 10:35am
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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):
March 21st, 2014 at 9:02pm
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:
March 16th, 2014 at 11:22pm
The marks for the 2014 UVU Dancesport Festival are available below:
March 16th, 2014 at 11:15am
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
March 14th, 2014 at 4:25pm
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
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March 7th, 2014 at 6:34pm
The Final Schedule has been posted for the National Championships next week. You can access it here:
The Heat Lists have also been updated. You can access your heat list here (click on your name):
As always, be ready to dance at least 30 minutes before your scheduled event time.
March 5th, 2014 at 9:52am
The schedule for the US National Amateur Dancesport Championships has been posted to their website. You can access it here:
Please note that there are several individuals events on Wednesday this year. Events begin Wednesday at 2:00 pm. You can check your individual heatlist here:
Nationals Heat Lists
Formation teams and Team Match schedules, maps and info can be found here: