Tweet Oh MAN, October is flying by. It’s already been 2 weeks since we got back from the Carolina Fall Classic (I’m about to update our Competitive Highlights page; stand by) and a week since I got to take a workshop and private lesson with a new instructor for us, James. Can’t wait to work […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Tweet The schedule for next weekend’s Carolina Fall Classic was posted last night and I have printed out our heat lists. SO EXCITED. It’s the first time in a few years that we’ve been able to attend this competition. It has gone from fairly humble beginnings to a record number of entries this year largely through […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Tweet On September 12 we got to dance a little exhibition at USA Dance Greater Macon’s monthly dance in honor of National Ballroom Month. Here’s a link to the video–from Facebook but it is public so hopefully it will work for everyone. Laura and Daniel performing the Rumba Posted by Bob Morgan on Sunday, September 13, […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Tweet We had a great time dancing yesterday at the Tubman African-American Museum’s International Taste of Soul alongside Azmi & Isabel Kabbani, Hayiya Dance Theatre, Khicks Contemporary Ballroom, and a LOT of delicious food. The biggest challenge was waiting till after we performed to eat our way through the venue! Paul Karpinecz took video for us (thanks, […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Tweet Counting the days till our performance at the Tubman Museum’s International Taste of Soul on August 30! We have our dances and our music picked out, and my new Latin costume has come from Latino Dancewears. I promise they are not compensating me to say this (yet!) but I have been impressed with the quick […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Tweet We’ll be attending the Summer’s Night Picnic & Dance at Macon City Auditorium tomorrow night. This event is a fundraiser for Pine Pointe Hospice and thus an heir (so to speak) to the Stars Over Macon Ball for which USA Dance Greater Macon was a co-sponsor. I’ve heard that the event is sold out, […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Tweet Woo! I am still in a daze after last night’s amazing event. We set a new fundraising record of $248,013 of which Dean raised over $70,000! His total made us the People’s Choice award winners! I am so proud of all his hard work both on and off the dance floor. He and his […]Continue Reading... 2 Comments.
Tweet This past Saturday, USA Dance Greater Macon once again welcomed Josh Jones down from Atlanta with his gorgeous partner Anne-Marie Edwards. They taught us some great lessons in waltz (“Throw your body!”) and foxtrot with introduction to quickstep (“Ah-one two three four five six seven eight slow, quick quick, slow). That evening at the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.