Monthly Archives: May 2010

  • Friday: Dance. Saturday: Dance. Sunday: Ice feet.

    Posted on May 31, 2010 by lauraet in dance events, social dancing.

    Tweet Friday afternoon is dress rehearsal for the Madison Studio’s recital.  We’ll test-drive our tango on the stage at Zuver Center before rolling it out for an audience on Saturday.  Friday evening is Paula’s First Friday dance at the Sports Hall of Fame downtown.  Paula is giving a complimentary lesson from 7:30 to 8:00, then […]

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  • Mid-Summer Bummer

    Posted on May 24, 2010 by lauraet in competitions, lessons.

    Tweet We just got word yesterday that this year’s SouthernStar Mid-Summer Classic has been canceled due to “multiple factors beyond [the organizers’] control.”  It’s hard not to wonder what happened, given that the date had been scheduled long ago and the organizers were already promoting the competition.  We’re sad to be missing the comp this […]

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  • We have chosen!

    Posted on May 17, 2010 by lauraet in behind the curtain, dance events.

    Tweet (insert dramatic orchestral flourish here) At our lesson today with Eddie we told him about the recital performance.  He thought we should do a tango because it is more dynamic & dramatic than waltz or foxtrot.  We got to work on song suggestions and he came up with a good one: “Pa’ Bailar–Siempre Quiero […]

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  • Breaking news!

    Posted on May 16, 2010 by lauraet in behind the curtain, dance events.

    Tweet This afternoon, Daniel and I went over to the Madison Studio to practice for an hour or so before the studio’s recital rehearsal.  As we were getting ready to leave and I was paying for a new dance card, one of the moms asked if we would be performing in the recital.   I said […]

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  • Who’s filling in for us this weekend?

    Posted on May 3, 2010 by lauraet in social dancing, USA Dance.

    Tweet Daniel and I are heading to Savannah for a wedding this weekend, and we’ll be missing not one but TWO great dance events: Friday night is the First Friday dance at the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame.  The dance starts at 7:30; admission is $5.00 per person.  Paula just sent me a note that […]

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