(Schedule Subject to Change)

Friday March 15th

Dance at One-Oh-One Art Gallery

7:15 – 8:00pm         Beginning Balboa Class with Gary

8:00pm – 11:00pm    OPEN DANCING to LIVE MUSIC with The Mardi Gras Jazz Band

11:00pm – 1:30am OPEN DANCING to DJ-ed Music

Saturday March 16th

Day Time Classes at The New Horizon School for the Performing Arts (A.K.A. The Kats Korner)

Beginning/Intermediate Track with Gayl and Howard in the SMALL ballroom

10:00am – 10:50am Kung fu Hustle Shuffle – An exploration of basic footwork, connections, and partnership.

11:00am – 11:50am Kung fu Hustle Shuffle 2 – A continuation of fundamentals in pure bal.

11:50am – 1:00pm LUNCH

1:00pm – 1:50pm “Be Water, my Friend.” We’ll explore adlibs and the concept of smooth directional change in pure bal.

2:00pm- 2:50pm [Come arounds and] Enter the Dragon  Drags – Exploring come arounds, drags, and serpentines within the context of pure-bal.

3:00pm – 3:50pm Crouching Tiger Hidden Balboa – The basics of out and ins class.

Advanced Track with Todd and Natalia in the LARGE ballroom

10:00am – 10:50am Movement and Momentum

11:00am – 11:50am Rhythm

11:50am – 1:00pm LUNCH

1:00pm – 1:50pm  Footwork and Flourishing

2:00pm- 2:50pm Pure Balboa

3:00pm – 3:50pm  Bal Swing

Saturday Night Dance at The Kats Korner

7:15 – 8:00pm            Beginning East Coast Swing Lesson

8:00pm – 11:00pm     OPEN DANCING to LIVE MUSIC from the WILD CAT JAZZ BAND from Tucson

 Open Balboa Mix and Match Prelims at 9:00pm Finals 10:15pm

Balboa Strictly Contest 9:30pm


11:00 pm – ???          Dance to DJ-ed music at The Party House of Nims!!

Late Night Dance Contest Pure Balboa Contest 12:30am

Sunday March 17th

Sunday Day time Classes at The New Horizon School for the Performing Arts (A.K.A. The Kats Korner)

Beginning/Intermediate Track with Howard and Gayl in the SMALL ballroom

12:00pm – 12:50pm     Ong-bak Ong-bal In-depth review of toss outs without the knees and elbows of muay tai.

1:00pm – 1:50pm    Ong-bak Ong-bal 2  – Toss outs galore and more!

1:50pm – 3:00pm        LUNCH

3:00pm – 3:50pm    Journey to the West Into Bal-Swing – we’ll explore playing with rhythms in drags while in bal swing.

4:00pm – 4:50pm      Rumble in on the Bronx Beach – Having fun in open with beach pushes!

5:00pm – 5:50pm       Join Todd and Natalia for their ALL Level class

Advanced Track with Todd and Natalia in the LARGE ballroom

12:00pm – 12:50pm      The Old – Classic Combos

1:00pm – 1:50pm     The New– A new spin on classic combos

1:50pm – 3:00pm        LUNCH

3:00pm – 3:50pm     Slow Balboa/Laminu

4:00pm – 4:50pm        Connection

5:00pm – 5:50pm       BadAZ Bal Combo – ALL LEVEL CLASS

Sunday Night Dance at The Woman’s Club of Mesa

8:00 pm – 11:00 pm      Open Dancing to DJ-ed music With an “Any Shag Goes” Contest at 8:45pm!