Wed Tango & Wedding Workshop changes +BegBallroom/SalsaOn1&2/Swing/2Step&­More!

From: Terry
Sent on: Wednesday, January 25, 2012 4:53 PM

I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing:
http://www.meetup.com/DC-Salsa-Rueda-and-Social-Latin-Dance-and-Music-Meetup-Group/events/49356462/

When: Wednesday, January 25,[masked]:00 PM

Where: DanceSport at Dupont Circle, 2201 P St. NW
2201 P St. NW [masked]nd St. on google maps), Washington DC 20037
Washington, DC 20037

Event fee: $12.00, $95/10-class dance card

This Meetup repeats every week on Wednesday.

 

Wed Tango & Wedding Workshop changes +BegBallroom/SalsaOn1&2/Swing/2Step&More!

 

There is PLENTY of free embassy parking after 6:30pm and all weekend within 1 or 2 blocks (see below). Located two blocks west of Dupont Circle (red line Metro) at the intersection of 22nd and P St. NW.

 

DanceSport at Dupont Circle-weekly Wed Dance-at-Your-Wedding Workshops/Salsa/Ballroom/Latin/Swing/Tango,C/W & more

$12/ Wed class ($10 F/T students), $95/10-class dance card ($85 F/T student card)
Social dancing and practice to Tango and all styles of dance music, including teacher assistance for all levels, free to anyone taking any class from 6-9:15pm or $5 for dancing and practice only from 9:15-10:30pm.
(includes our infamous desserts with ice cream)

 

Complete Wednesday 'DanceSport at Dupont Circle' schedule:
from 6:00pm-10:20pm:
6:00pm - 6:45pm:
1) Beginner Salsa On1 for thoose close-by who walk (taught by Terry Chasteen or Mein Son Mas or Earl Rush of StuckOnSalsa)
2) Beginner Social Latin Club Dances ~ Salsa On2, ChaChaCha, Merengue or Bachata
(taught by Mein Son Mas or Terry Chasteen or Earl Rush of StuckOnSalsa)
3) Beginner Salsa Rueda ~ Casino Style Cuban Salsa danced in a Circle (may be incorporated in the Salsa On1 beg class taught by Mein Son Mas)

6:45pm - 7:30pm: (for those who drive, the surrounding free embassy and parking across the street opens up at 6:30pm. Arrive before 7pm and you can usually get one of 10 free parking spots directly across the street)
1) Beginner Salsa On1 for those who drive ... (taught by Terry Chasteen, Mein Son Mas or Earl Rush of StuckOnSalsa)
2) Beginner International Latin or Ballroom ~ (ChaChaCha, Rumba, Samba, Paso Doble or Jive)
(included as beginner level competitive or social dances for LGBT Games 2014, Cleveland).
3) Coming soon (pending date Feb 15): the authentic dances from all regions of Brazil. Please pre-register at [address removed] until enough RSVP to begin this class. (Forro, Axe, Lambada, Gafierra and more ...taught by Danielle Areco from Sao Paulo, Brazil)

7:30pm - 8:15pm:
1) Intermediate Salsa On1 (taught by Terry Chasteen, Mein Son Mas or Earl Rush of StuckOnSalsa)
2) Dance-at-Your-Wedding Workshop / Beginner Social Ballroom, Latin, Tango, Swing and more.
(taught by Terry Chasteen)

3) Brazilian Samba: coming soon (pending date Feb 15): the authentic Brazilian Samba (taught by Danielle Areco from Sao Paulo, Brazil)

8:15pm - 9:00pm:
3) Beginner West Coast Swing (taught by Mein Son Mas or Terry Chasteen)
(included as one of the beginner level competitive or social C/W dances for LGBT Games 2014, Cleveland).
2) Beginner Argentine Tango (taught by Terry Chasteen)

9:00 - 9:45pm
1) Beginner and intermediate C/W Two Step or
2) Intermediate West Coast Swing (taught by Mein Son Mas or a third teacher to-be-announced)
(included as one of the intermediate level competitive or social C/W dances for LGBT Games 2014, Cleveland).
2) Intermediate Argentine Tango (taught by Terry Chasteen)

9:00pm - 10:20pm social dancing and practice to all music styles by request (Including the complete and authentic 'Michael Jackson's Thriller' by request ...but only for those who dare ....):
Social dancing and practice in all dance styles to include teacher assistance - free to anyone taking any class throughout the evening or $5 for dancing and practice only.

dance art montage

 

 

 

 

Schedule of Sun DanceSport Dupont classes

Complete Sunday 'DanceSport at Dupont Circle' schedule from 3:00pm-11:00pm

3:00pm - 3:45pm:

1) Beginner SalsaOn1 ~ (taught by Terry Chasteen, Mein Son Mas or Earl Rush of StuckOnSalsa)
2) Beginner Salsa Rueda ~ Casino Style Cuban Salsa danced in a Circle (taught by Mein Son Mas)
3) Bachata Dominican style Intermed/adv shines, footwork and turn patterns (pre-registration by enough required before this class begins, maybe Feb) shines, footwork and turn patterns (taught by Hecter Chavez and Latin Dance Vibe . At least 10 students must RSVP at [address removed] each week to bring in a teacher to hold this class. Send an email if planning to come and we will notify if enough have signed up. This is a fun, fun Latin dance but we need enough participating to bring in a teacher to hold it so please RSVP well in advance)
4) Salsa On2 beginner basics in New York Style turn patterns, technique, shines, styling balance, rotation, etc (taught by Mambo and technique expert Psyn Mauricio Scott)

3:45pm - 4:30pm:


Sunday and Wednesday authentic Michael Jackson's THRILLER! classes & dancing+ Beginner Ballroom, Tango, Salsa On 1&2, Salsa Rueda, all styles of Swing, C/W 2-step, Disco/Hustle & More!

 

THANK YOU!...
... to the many who joined us for a great first-of-the-season

'Milonga de Postres y Helado'

on Sun, Oct 9th during Sunday evening's
Tango at Dupont Circle
(... just a reminder that there is PLENTY of parking within 2 blocks after 6:30pm weekdays and
all weekend long at the embassies if one knows which adjacent streets to drive down)


MJ's Thriller dancersMichael Jackson dancing 'Thriller'
Prepare to dance with us on Oct 30 as we did for Holloween last year during the 2010 Halloween 'Milonga de Primera' (2010 photos online at www.TangoDanceSport.com). We'll once again be dancing the entire routine of 'Michael Jackson's Thriller' and teaching it on both Wednesdays and Sundays until then ( ....but only for those who DARE!).
Visit www.MichaelJacksonsThriller.com

 

 

Join us every Wed and Sun for classes plus social
dancing and practice during
'DanceSport at Dupont Circle'.

Sundays from 7:00-11pm:
Class I (7pm) & II (7:45pm) followed by
'La Milonga de Postres y Helado'
with DJ David Liu.

(Includes our infamous desserts with ice cream. Visit
www.TangoDanceSport.com for directions to
PLENTY of free available parking)

 

photo - Dupont Circle Fountain with people


Photo Church of the Pilgrims
One Tango class - $12 (includes milonga), 2nd Tango class an additional $5, $10 first class for full-time students with full time ID; $95/10-class dance card, $85/10-class student class card. $5 for Ballroom, Latin, Swing, Tango and C/W dancing from 6:15-7:30pm (includes only Tango music from 7-7:30pm during Tango class) and $8 for dancing from 8:30-11pm. Both dances free to anyone taking any Sunday class and includes our decadent desserts with ice cream (to keep up your strength and energy for dancing).

 

Location: Photo Church of the Pilgrims
'DanceSport at Dupont Circle'
The Church of the Pilgrims Fellowship Hall
2201 P St. NW, Washington DC 20037
Use entrance marked by balloons at the very corner of 22nd & P - two blocks W. of Dupont Circle
(red line Metro) at 22nd NW & P between P and Q.

 

Animated clip art old record player with musical notes

 

moving balloonsLOOK FOR THE BALLOONS ON THE GATEWAY SINCE THERE ARE NUMEROUS ENTRANCES TO THE BUILDING.

 

 

balloonsbirthday balloonsThe entrance is down the short flight of stairs into the Fellowship Hall on the hill at the very SE corner of the 'Church of the Pilgrims' facing 22nd and P St. NW. It is to the right of the large Southern-facing entrance on the corner or left of the Eastern-facing entrance on that same corner and goes directly down into the Fellowship Hall. This entrance overlooks the small Park, fountain and Monument at 22nd and P St NW. Follow the balloons to the railing of the entrance way to the stairs.

 

PLENTY OF FREE 'DANCESPORT AT DUPONT CIRCLE' PARKING ALWAYS AVAILABLE.
We are two 2 blocks West of Dupont Circle (on the red line Metro) next to Embassy Row with free parking during the weekends plus during the week after 6:30pm in front of the nearby embassies, including:
1) on the adjacent block of Massachusetts Ave from 22nd St West to Sheridan Circle and several blocks beyond,
2) on 22nd St directly North of Q and Mass Ave to R St,
3) West along R St between 22nd and 23rd at Sheridan Circle,
4) directly on Sheridan Circle, which is one block from the Church of the Pilgrims,
5) non-embassy free parking is also available all weekend directly across from us on 22nd St between P and Q which opens up during the week daily at 6:30pm (so come to class early right after work and your parking space will be waiting for you at 6:30!).

  

 

Attend our new OUT on the Dance Floor program of classes and practice at historic Dupont Circle, Washington DC every Wednesday from 6:00pm-10:30pm and most Sundays (unless posted in advance here) from 3pm-11pm during 'DanceSport at Dupont Circle', located 2 blocks from Dupont Circle (red line Metro) at 2201 P St NW.

Adult classes take place every 45 minutes with 2-3 dance styles and sometimes multiple levels and teachers at once from 6:15 to 9:15pm on Wednesdays and 3pm-6pm on Sundays followed by FREE teacher-assisted open dancing and practice (to 10:15pm on Wednesdays and 11pm on Sundays).

Sunday schedule and detailed Wed schedule found below or online at www.OutOnTheDanceFloor.com, www.DanceSportDupont.com or contact by email at [address removed]

ABSOLUTELY NO PREVIOUS DANCE EXPERIENCE OR PARTNER NECESSARY FOR ADULT CLASSES. ALL ARE WELCOME, INCLUDING SINGLES, COUPLES, SAME-GENDER COUPLES AND THE SEEING AND HEARING IMPAIRED (LIMITED ASL AVAIL)

birthday balloonswww.DanceSportDupont.comballoons
LOOK FOR THE BALLOONS ON THE GATEWAY SINCE THERE ARE NUMEROUS ENTRANCES TO THE BUILDING.

Photo Church of the Pilgrims
The Church of the Pilgrims Fellowship Hall 2201 P St. NW
Washington, DC 20037


Contact:
[address removed],[masked],
www.TangoDanceSport.com ,
www.DanceSportDupont.com


For additional information on any of the above, contact:

Terry Chasteen
International DanceSPORT & Entertainment
[address removed]
[address removed]
[address removed]
[masked]

 

www.PleaseDanceWithMe.com
www.InternationalDanceSPORT.com
www.DancingWithTheDCstars.com
www.DanceAtYourWeddingWorkshops.com
www.TangoDanceSPORT.com
www.TheDancingKidsNetwork.com
www.MichaelJacksonsThriller.com
www.OUTonTheDanceFloor.org
(including the annual "Out On The Dance Floor Charity Ball")

 

You've been watching "America's Ballroom Challenge" on PBS,

"So you Think You Can Dance" on FOX plus

"Dancing with the Stars" on ABC.

Metropolitan Washington DC is definitely becoming a city of BALLROOM, LATIN, TANGO, HIP HOP & SWING DANCING

 

...It's time for YOU to

"BECOME ONE OF THOSE STARS"...

"Out on The Dance Floor"!...

 

Wouldn't you rather STOP WATCHING all the fun....and START HAVING IT!?

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