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Index of items on this page:
Calendar of events
Hello Dancers: This Week's Dancing News
Song of the Week
Dance Web Site of the week
Dancing this week around Southeastern Virginia
Make Your Dancing Plans For:
View the Father's Day 2005 Weekend Dance Photos

Hello Dancers... From our Weekly Newsletter

Dance tip of the week: 113 - So you think you can dance? Part Three....

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Hello Dancers:

Will the Beat Go On?  Heart-healthy dance tips.  Download and print this flyer, (maybe put it in a cheap frame) and ask your doctor to post it in several locations about their waiting rooms (Doctors ALWAYS have several waiting rooms) Click here to download the flyer.

Hello Dancers,

~~~ For the rest of October we have a few very nice dances planned. ~~~~
--- LOOK }}}}  Friday Oct 21st Judy & I will be teaching Waltz & hosting a Ballroom dance from 8:00 - 10:30. The cost is $8.00. This includes a special exhibition by the USA Grand National Junior Shag Champions Brenner Goree & partner Autumn Jones!!! These two young dancers are terrific!! We are hoping that along with the Ballroom dancers the local WCS dancers will come out this Friday and meet these two National Champions.

Cindy & Larry Black are now a part of the DanceSport team and will be hosting a special Shag workshop taught by Brenner & Autumn the following Sunday afternoon. For more information check the web site - http://www.shagn4u.com/

AND }}}} This Saturday Oct 22nd Judy & I will be helping out at Driver Days then cleaning up & going out dancing (again) at the USA dance hosted by the Tidewater Chapter. This is going to be a good one! Argentine Tango lesson by the very talented Phyllis Harris of DanceSportVA then some great dance music by Ed Pabalate. The lesson is from 7:30-8:30 the dancing until 11:30.  Knights of Columbus Hall 211 W. Government Ave. Norfolk $8.00 Members, $10 non-members $5 students

ALSO }}}}} This Sunday Oct 23rd Judy and I will be teaching Beginner Hustle and hosting another fantastic Sunday Night Social Dance. Only $5.00 per person includes lots of socializing, dancing and snacks. The absolutely best social dance in town.
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For October:
Our Social Dance Schedule at DanceSport VA ..................................
Sunday October 30th - Beginner Cha-Cha lesson at 6:30pm then dance until 10pm - $5.00

---- Upcoming in November -----
Group Classes in November on Wednesday:

Back Again and FREE for those who enrolled in the first Foundation Series - Beginner American Waltz at 7pm. For all others it's $10.00 per class or $45.00 for the 5 week series and free class next time within a year!

- For the first time as a Foundation series at 8pm - Night Club Two-Step.
This is the dance you have asked for in our Group Series.
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Social Dances in November:
- Friday Night Ballroom Dance - November 11th with American Cha-Cha lesson - 8-10:30pm $8.00

- SPECIAL DANCE - Saturday, November 19th - With the help of DanceSportVA, Judy & I are hosting a charity dance to raise funds for the Local Red Cross Local Disaster Relief Team. The local Red Cross disaster relief office has been very hard hit lately helping the families moving into our area from the hurricane disaster zones.

Please come out and help us help them. The dance will feature a mix of musical styles and cost $8.00 per person to attend. Tim Brown will be on hand to represent the Local Red Cross Chapter.

- Every Sunday we will continue bringing you the best social dance in the area. 6:30 - 10pm. Lesson included. $5.00
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~~ Giving Back - Dancing has given Judy & I so much including each other.
Each month we will be hosting a charity dance to give something back to a local charity. All profits from the dance will be given to the charity.
Judy and I will be donating our time each month. Please help us by recommending a needful local charity and coming out to support this effort each month. We intend to have this on the Third Saturday of each month unless pre-empted by events and studio rentals already on the DanceSportVa calendar.
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New DanceSport VA Calendar is posted at http://www.dancesportva.com/october2005dancesport.htm
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Foundation Series Classes -
1. Start at the first beginner level.
2. Sign up for the 4 week series ($35.00) 3. Re-take the class for free anytime it's offered during the next 12 months.
4. When taking the class for free offer to help the new students.
5. If you started at the beginner level you can repeat this offer at each level
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This Item may save a life. Will has put together and posted to our web site a poster that can be printed and posted in your home, work or doctor's office. Anywhere you find a Bulletin board would be a great place to put this. Please check it out. We like having you around....
http://www.twosteptidewater.com/Documents/WillTheBeatGoOn.doc


We have moved all activities to the Dancesport VA dance studio, which is much larger, and has an air conditioner which handles a larger crowd, more comfortably. (Note:  We are NOT DanceSport VA, we simply have an agreement with them to hold our dances there.)

~~~~ About "DanceSport VA" - The DanceSport VA studio is located on Arrowhead Drive between Princess Anne and Newtown Rd. From the Expressway take an exit onto Newtown Road South, turn left on Princess Anne then Right onto Arrowhead just past Big Al's muffler. The parking lot is not large but there are plenty of nearby business with parking room at night and on Sundays.  One, very convenient parking area is in front of the small "strip mall" which fronts on Princess Anne, only a hundred feet or so from the studio, on Arrowhead.

The studio has a large (3000 sq ft) dance floor as well as a separate smaller (2000 sq ft) dance floor. It is a very clean, well maintained studio. They also have dance shoes and apparel for sale. They have a very good Air Conditioning system. The DanceSport staff has been very supportive of us and will make everyone feel welcome. We have been assured that we can have Sunday night without interruption throughout the year.  Note:  Two Step Tidewater Virginia is NOT affiliated with DanceSport VA, or with ANY dance studio.  We simply rent dance floor space for our dances.  We hope everyone who has enjoyed the social dance on Sunday will continue to attend. We will do everything we can to make this transition as smooth as possible.

You can check out the studio and find a photo.  Click on the link "DanceSport VA" or go to http://www.twosteptidewater.com/quick_links_page.htm

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Social Dance with group lesson every Sunday at "DanceSport VA"  http://www.dancesportva.com/  Come at 6pm to warm up - Stay and practice while we clean up. Dance & lesson gives you over 4 hours for $5.00. Refreshments are included.
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Judy and I are offering Private and Group lessons in most dances. Please contact us if interested.

We would also like to get something started in the Churchland, Western Branch area of Tidewater. If you know of an organization, club or church that may be interested in working with us please contact us.


Below is a sample of a weekly dance tip. More are posted at this link Dance Tips Menu

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Dance tip of the week:

Never stop challenging yourself

If you feel comfortable with your dancing you probably aren't attempting to learn!!

Anyone taking lessons on a regular basis is not comfortable with their dancing. Skills erode without regular tune-ups. Most other activities that are skill based rely on constant practice & improvement why shouldn't dancing?

A real challenge? Try a different dance style.... Ask Judy & I how easy it is to learn Quickstep or International Standard Waltz. Ask Wanda & Jerry Smith about learning Country Two-Step. It's not easy but learning always has a positive influence on your "sense of well being". But not your feet & legs. As the saying goes... "No Pain no Gain"
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Thought for a day..

There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors.
~~ Jim Morrison ~~

PONDER THIS!

"Life is not a journey to the grave

with the intention of arriving safely

in a pretty and well-preserved body,

but rather to skid in broadside,

thoroughly used up,

totally worn out,

and loudly proclaiming:

WOW!! What a Ride!"
(Let's Dance!!!)

 Send us an email!

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Song of the Week

When you think of Donna Summers disco comes to mind and another great one off the iTunes download site is "Bad Girls" This song is another great moderate tempo Hustles for those who enjoy dancing for the fun of it. And, as always, when you come out Sunday we can play this and many more great dance songs.

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Web Site of the Week

So you think you can dance? How many different dances do you know? Do you want to find a few more to learn? - Try this great information site - http://www.streetswing.com/histmain.htm
Click on a letter, find a dance style you want to learn and do some looking around.
Schäfflertanz anyone???

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Dancing this week around Southeastern Virginia

Will the Beat Go On?  Heart-healthy dance tips.  Download and print this flyer, (maybe put it in a cheap frame) and ask your doctor to post it in several locations about their waiting rooms (Doctors ALWAYS have several waiting rooms) Click here to download the flyer.

From the email this week:

There are many dancing activities available all during the week and far too many to list each week. Please check the links here and the links listed on our web site Two Step Tidewater Dance - links and other places to dance for many more places to dance. If your favorite local place is not listed it's because no one sent it to us. Please fix that problem by sending us the link and some basic information.

~~Every Sunday  Two Step Tidewater Dance,  - Dancesport VA dance studio  Please come out to Walter & Judy's social dance party. Casual dress. Mixed dance music, 1/2 hour dance lesson at 6:30 PM. Refreshments - $5.00/each 6:30 until 10:00 http://www.twosteptidewater.com .  Sunday  - "Dancesport VA dance studio" 6:30 pm to 10 pm - Walter & Judy's social dance - dance lesson included. Mix of Ballroom, Swing, Latin and Country Western. Refreshments served $5.00/ per person Call 483-9410 eMail for information.  We are continuing with a Beginner dance lesson prior to our Sunday Social Dance at 6:30. At 7:00, we begin the party with a mix of Ballroom, Swing, Latin and Country Western. Refreshments served $5.00/ per person Call 483-9410 for information.

All Two Step Tidewater activities will be held at Dancesport VA dance studio.  (Remember this, if we miss some place and it still says "A Time to Dance.")  $5.00 all inclusive.


~~Every Monday - Virginia Beach Shag Dance Club (VBSC) Shag Classes 6:30-10:00, Steppin' Out Larry & Kathy Williams (285-3333)

~~Last Monday of each month (may vary, check out the web site) - Roberto will be playing for a dance party at the 19th Hole dance studio in Hampton, VA.  7:00 - 10:00 PM. $8/$15 couple.  115 Tide Mill Lane – Hampton, VA / Newport News VA (From Interstate 64, in Hampton or Newport News VA, take Lasalle exit in Hampton VA going North.  Go past Armistead Ave.  Turn right at Tide Mill Lane.)  (From Norfolk / Virginia Beach Interstate 64, take Lasalle exit in Hampton VA going North.  You'll actually be on Armistead Ave.  There will be two very quick right turns, after you leave the ramp.  Take the second right turn onto La Salle.  Turn right at Tide Mill Lane.) 19th Hole club is the first large building on the left.  (Click here for a map to 19th Hole dance studio in Hampton, VA)

~~Every Monday in November - Advanced Tango Dance Class 8pm at  DanceSport VA with Clive


~~Every Tuesday (except first Tuesday) - Roberto will be playing for dancing at the Tropicana Restaurant and Lounge, 5708 Northampton Blvd., Virginia Beach VA, inside the Day's Inn Motel on Northampton Blvd in Virginia Beach VA. 8:00 - 11:00 PM.  Ph. 460-4747.   Click HERE for a map to the Tropicana Restaurant and Lounge.  $5.00 Cover Charge.

~~Tuesday Nov 1st and Nov 15th - Roberto plays for your dining enjoyment at the Imperio Inca Restaurant - 7 to 10 p.m. Ph. 486 4622. 865 Chimney Hill Shopping Center, Holland Rd., Virginia Beach.  (Click for a map to Imperio Inca Restaurant.)

~~Every Tuesday in November at  DanceSport VA   Group lessons $10 per person - or multi-lesson tickets can  be purchased at a discount
Beginner Swing 7pm with Kim
Beginner II Tango 8 pm with Brett


Again...
1. Sign up this upcoming Bronze Waltz class for the full 4 weeks $35.00.
2. For the next 12 months you can repeat this class every time it is offered.
3. If you take the full Bronze or beginner class we will make the same offer to you for the Intermediate classes.
4. Pay once and take the same series over and over again for a year!

~~Every Wednesday in November 7-8 PM DanceSport VA - Beginner Bolero Group Dance Lesson - This is a foundation series class.  Please plan to sign up for the series. (See note above about foundation series class refreshers).

~~Every Wednesday in November 8-9 PM DanceSport VA - Intermediate Level 1 Country Two-Step Group Lessons - We will continue with our group from August and can add those who are already ok with the basic patterns. This is a continuation of our Foundation series in Two-Step (See note above about foundation series class refreshers).

~~ Every Wednesday  - Roberto will sometimes play for dinner (and a nice, wood dance floor) at Louigi's Italian Restaurant 15400 Warwick Blvd. Newport News , VA 23601 Phone: (757) 887-0005 - Terista's Latino Bar and Grill in Virginia Beach -  or a dinner buffet (sometimes they cancel) at Langley AFB for a dinner-buffet and dance.  6:30-9:30 PM.  Hey, for the price of a dance entry alone, you get a fantastic Buffet, from soup to desert, including wine -- And you get to dance to Roberto.  The dance floor isn't too big, but it is sufficient for the dancers.  Check his web page before you make plans.  I'm sure most of you are honorary members of the Langley AFB Officers' Club and/or have a base pass. If you have no base pass, or the old pass expired, you will have to go to the Lasalle Ave. Gate pass office and have them call the Officer's Club 766 1361 and ask for Larry Bonner or Becky (head cashier) to be sponsored on the base. This has to be done between the hours of 10 A.M. and 2:30 P.M.  Roberto will be there some Sundays for brunch and some Wednesday nights.

~~Wednesday Nov 2nd - Roberto has nothing scheduled for this week.

~~ Every Wednesday - Mitty's @ the Omni Hotel in Newport News every Wednesday night.  Cindy Parks, of Country Bootlegger Dance Studio in Yorktown, will be teaching Country and Western Line Dancing and Partner Dancing every Wednesday.  Doors open at 7:00 PM and there is NO COVER CHARGE if you arrive before 9:00 PM.  Free Dance lessons start at 9:00 PM.  Great music for both Line Dancers and Country and Western Partner dancing.

 

~~Every Wednesday - Virginia Beach Shag Dance Club (VBSC) MIX AND MINGLE at "Steppin' Out" Free Shag Lessons 7-8 PM $3 Mbr, $4 Guest


~~Every Thursday - Virginia Beach Shag Dance Club (VBSC) Dancing at Catherine's off Indian River Road 7:30-10:00.  913 Level Green Boulevard, Virginia Beach, VA

 

~~Every Thursday -  Roberto at Acapulco Tropical Mexican Restaurante. Ph.456-2008, 470 Newtown Rd., Virginia Beach VA.  (Click for a map to Acapulco Tropical Mexican Restaurante.)  A Huuuuge wood floor (and corn-meal, for those of you who know what that is for...), good food and my music should add up to a great night. Hope to see you there.  Acapulco Tropical is located at 470 Newtown Rd. in Virginia Beach, a few hundred yards North of Virginia Beach Blvd, on the right (traveling North). It's almost at the corner of Virginia Beach Blvd. and Newtown Rd. Ph. 757-456 2008. Lots of well lit parking.

 

~~ Every Thursday - Shag Dance Lessons at Mitty's @ the Omni Hotel in Newport News every Thursday night.  Cindy & Larry Black will be hosting a special Shag workshop (Next session begins Nov 3rd.)  For more information check the web site - http://www.shagn4u.com/ .  Brenner's mother is Cindy Goree Black, a well known dancer & instructor in the area. Many years ago Cindy was an active Ballroom competitor in the National dance scene. Although Cindy still retains her excellent Ballroom skills she has added most other forms of dance to her resume as well. Currently Shag dance is her passion.   6:15 PM, Beginners; 7:20 Intermediate II.  There is NO COVER CHARGE if you arrive before 9:00 PM.  Free Dance lessons start at 9:00 PM.  Cost $45 per session per person (6 weeks of instruction & 2 parties); NO charge to repeat any classes previously taken

~~Every Thursday in November at DanceSport VA 
7 PM 9/8/05 TBA group lessons, with Nachar
8 PM 9/9/05 TBA Dance Group Lessons with Kamil


~~ Fridays at Doug High Dance Studio - First Friday of each month with Roberto, Other Fridays with recorded music - "Doug High Studio" Dance Party with FREE Group Dance Lesson to all attending the practice party dance lesson at 8pm-dance starts at 8:30-10:30 -$8.00 - Full Time High School and College students only- 1/2 price - For information call 827-5133 - Check their web site first.  Doug High Dance Studio is located in the 2nd floor of a small strip mall at 2603 West Mercury Blvd., Hampton, Va., 23666 (Take your pick - it's in Hampton, but some think it is in Newport News VA) (Click here for a map to Doug High Dance Studio in Hampton / Newport News VA)  Everybody HATES the stairs, but loves the dance floor!

 

~~Friday Nov 4th - Doug High Dance Studio - First Friday of each month with Roberto, "Doug High Studio" Dance Party with FREE Group Dance Lesson to all attending the practice party dance lesson at 8pm-dance starts at 8:30-10:30 -$8.00 - Full Time High School and College students only- 1/2 price - For information call 827-5133 - Check their web site first.  Doug High Dance Studio is located in the 2nd floor of a small strip mall at 2603 West Mercury Blvd., Hampton, Va., 23666 (Take your pick - it's in Hampton, but some think it is in Newport News VA) (Click here for a map to Doug High Dance Studio in Hampton / Newport News VA)  Everybody HATES the stairs, but loves the dance floor!

 

~~ Friday night at Shall we Dance Dance Studio. Friday night dances include lessons by Rick, Janice or Frank admission is $6.00. Check their web site for details. Dancing by Knight has changed it's name to "Shall we DanceVA"

~~ Every Friday - Colonial Shag Club hosts a dance at Mitty's in Newport News every Friday from 6:30 to 9:00 pm.   The music works good for WCS and there's only a $5 cover.  If you don't shag - yet - check out Cindy's Country Bootlegger shag lessons on Sundays.  Click here for details.

~~Every Friday - Virginia Beach Shag Dance Club (VBSC) Dancing at Steppin' Out--Beach Music, Music by Bill Deal's Rhondels, Savannah, Coolin' Out, F.A.B.

~~Friday Nov 18th - USA Dance Williamsburg Chapter Third Friday practice dance social at the Quarterpath Recreation Center in Williamsburg VA.


~~ Every Weekend, either Friday or Saturday  " DanceSport VA" Cost is $8.00pp or $10.00 w/Roberto. Call 473-3267 inquiries "AT" dancesportva(DOT)com or visit http://www.dancesportva.com .   Studio Party with 1/2 hour dance Lesson included lesson from 8-8:30 - email dancesportva_onnie "AT " cox.net  http://www.dancesportva.com/ for more information. - Call 473-3267 for full details.  Intermediate dance lesson - 8pm - 8:30pm Mixed Social Dance - 8:30pm to 10:30pm Refreshments provided by DanceSport $8.00 per person.  This is a very large dance floor with ample opportunity to move around the floor.


~~ Every Saturday  " A Time to Dance" Studio Party - Lesson at 8:00 then dance until 11pm. $8.00 each covers lesson, dancing and refreshments.  Studio Party 8:30 - 11:00 - Refreshments and Free Swing dance lesson included - 8:00 per person. Call 490-8999 for details  www.atimetodanceonline.com

~~Saturday, November 5th - USA Dance Williamsburg Chapter Monthly Dance.  Monthly dance at the Quarterpath Recreation Center in Williamsburg VA Ed Pabalate teaching the Salsa at 7:30 and will be the DJ for the evening dancing from 8:30 to 10:30. "Salute to Veterans" is the theme.  This will be the final casting of election ballots.

~~Saturday, Nov 5th - DanceSport VA Dance Showcase, 6 - 11 pm, Tickets are selling fast, $25.00 PP Includes dinner, dancing and pro/am Exhibitions

~~Saturday, Nov 5th - First Saturday of the Month Contra Dance in Norge VA: Sponsored by FOAM (Friends of Appalachian Music).  Norge VA is just west of Williamsburg VA.  Sat 7:30 / 10:30 in the Norge Hall, in Norge Va.  Info: (757) 566-1610, 229-4082.  Dance at the lovely wooden-floored Norge Hall, built in 1907.  Help us preserve our welcome here! Directions: Norge Community Center.  Callers Steve Clement and Karen Berquist, Live music by FOAM.  From I-64, a few miles North of Williamsburg VA, take Exit 231 A (Rt 607 South to Norge VA.  Turn left at light on route 60 East (Richmond Road).  Watch for Century 21/Glenn Gilley Realty on left (~1/2 mile).  Dance is next door at Norge Hall, at the intersection of RT 60 and Peninsula, Across the street is the Norge Shoppes.

~~Saturday Nov 19th - DanceSport VA Country-Western & Swing Dance for Couples, Partner & Line Dancing.  Intermediate Two Step Lesson at 8pm then dance until 11pm - $8.00.  THIS WILL BE A BENEFIT DANCE, WITH ALL PROFITS BEING DONATED TO RED CROSS.  Studio Party with 1/2 hour dance Lesson included lesson from 8-8:30 - email dancesportva_onnie "AT " cox.net  http://www.dancesportva.com/ for more information. - Call 473-3267 for full details.  Intermediate dance lesson - 8pm - 8:30pm Mixed Social Dance - 8:30pm to 10:30pm Refreshments provided by DanceSport $8.00 per person.  This is a very large dance floor with ample opportunity to move around the floor.

~~Saturday Nov 19th - Tidewater Swing Dance Club (TSDC) monthly dance at Country Bootleggers dance studio in Yorktown, VA.

~~Saturday Dec 3rd - DanceSport VA mix of mostly Ballroom, Latin &  Swing along with some good country Two-Stepping and a few Pattern partner dances.  FREE Dance Lesson at 8pm then dance until 11pm - $8.00.  THIS WILL BE A BENEFIT DANCE, WITH ALL PROFITS BEING DONATED TO THE LOCAL HUMANE SOCIETY.  Studio Party with 1/2 hour dance Lesson included lesson from 8-8:30 - email dancesportva_onnie "AT " cox.net  http://www.dancesportva.com/ for more information. - Call 473-3267 for full details.  Intermediate dance lesson - 8pm - 8:30pm Mixed Social Dance - 8:30pm to 10:30pm Refreshments provided by DanceSport $8.00 per person.  This is a very large dance floor with ample opportunity to move around the floor.

~~Saturday Dec 10th - The Tidewater Swing Dance Club's (TSDC) Swingin' Christmas Dinner-Dance will be on Saturday, December 10th at DanceSport VA. There will be a great buffet (cooked by our members!) starting at 6:00 and a lesson at 7:00. All for an incredible low price!  Only $10 for TSDC Members, $15 Non-Members.  $5 for non-dancing family and friends!  We started passing out flyers on Saturday and we'll be advertising more soon. Mark your calendars!!


~~Every Sunday - Dance at Two Step Tidewater Dance,  at "DanceSport VA" 6:30pm to 10pm - Walter & Judy's social dance - Beginner dance lesson at 6:30. We are having a group dance  lesson prior to our Sunday Social Dance beginning with a beginner class at 6:30. At 7:00, we begin the party with a mix of Ballroom, Swing, Latin and Country Western. Refreshments served $5.00/ per person Call 483-9410 for information.  Come early, come late but come out and take advantage of our social dance. $5.00 includes all. We are going to try more line dance toward the end of the dance. Bring your favorite music 'cause all my line dance music is OLD!

Sunday - Nov 6th - Two Step Tidewater Virginia Dance at DanceSport VA dance studio.Free Dance lesson at 6:30 PM, Beginner Hustle  lesson -  Dance from 7:00 Pm after until 11pm to Music for Ballroom, Latin, Swing, CW. Snacks included $5.00.  Judy & I are having another fun dance! - American Rumba lesson at 6:30pm. Dance until 10pm. Still $5.00 - This week we welcome Yvonne Jongquist & the members of the Moguls Ski club! Let's show them a great time...

All Two Step Tidewater activities will be held at DanceSport VA dance studio.

~~ Every Sunday - Roberto USUALLY (Click to check it out - sometimes they cancel)  plays for dancing at Ft. Monroe Officers Club Sunday Brunch Dance. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Ph. 788-5656 Fort Monroe, Hampton VA (Old Town Phoebus) - (Click for a map to Ft. Monroe in Hampton Va (Phoebus VA)).  Some fantastic deal!  You pay for the dancing, and they give you the brunch and champagne for free - OR - you can pay for the Champagne-Brunch, and dance for free... Come early, the buffet sometimes gets a little stale late in the day.  You can dance off the meal, and there will still be plenty of time to get from the buffet to our regular Sunday Two Step Tidewater Dance. Roberto sez, "I hope you will continue to support my return to Ft. Monroe on Sundays. All you need to get on the base is your drivers license and vehicle registration. No club membership is required. If you need a reservation feel free to e mail me or call the club."

~~Sunday, Nov 6th - Roberto has nothing scheduled.  Make your plans for Nov 13th when Roberto plays for dancing at the Ft. Monroe Club Sunday Brunch Dance. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Ph. 788-5656 Fort Monroe, Hampton VA (Old Town Phoebus) - (Click for a map to Ft. Monroe in Hampton Va (Phoebus VA)).  This is just a 5 minute drive from most places in Newport News VA, and 20-25 minutes drive from most places in Norfolk and Virginia Beach.  No membership is required, but you will need a valid drivers license and a base sticker or registration for ANY BASE.  After entering the base, continue to the dead end (at the hotel), then turn left.  The Officer's Club (actually it used to be the Officer's Club - it's now just the Ft. Monroe Club, or "Bay Breeze Comm. Center.".)

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Make Your Dancing Plans For:

Tidewater Swing Dance Club (TSDC) Christmas Dinner-Dance on December 10th at DanceSport. This is always a great night of delicious food, a fun West Coast Swing Lesson, and a great night of social dancing. Make plans to join us!

New Year's Eve Dance Gala in Norfolk / Virginia Beach Virginia for 5-days (Dec 28th - Jan 1st)

The USA Dance (formely USABDA) Tidewater (Virginia) Chapter’s 15th Annual New Year’s Eve Weekend Ballroom Dance Event ( http://www.twusadance.org/newyearseve.html ) (This page is changing regularly, as events are added.  If the link is broken, go to the homepage at http://www.twusadance.org and navigate to the new page) in conjunction with the 3rd USA DANCE, Inc. (formerly USABDA) Social Dance Workshops Highlighted by the Chapter’s ever popular New Year’s Eve Extravaganza.  Wednesday December 28th, 2005 -Sunday, January 1st, 2006.  Sheraton Norfolk Waterside, Norfolk, Virginia.  (NOTE: THIS IS A NEW LOCATION). ALL EVENTS & HOTEL ROOMS UNDER ONE ROOF.  More than 60 Workshops will be conducted.  All Levels, American and International Style.  Click these links to download the details and (2-page) reservation form and send it in.  new_years_eve_reservation_front.pdf   new_years_eve_reservation_back.pdf   THIS EVENT SELLS OUT EVERY YEAR!  This event is attended by dancers from all over America.  Early reservation discounts will be available in two steps until 10/15/05 and 11/29/2005.

Daily Afternoon Dances (December 28th - 31st)  Dancing 1:00pm - 4:00pm River Walk Room $ 13.00 ($5 Full Time Students w/ID). 

Wednesday Night Dance (December 28th),   Dancing 8:00 - 11:30 pm All Ballrooms.  Main Ballroom: Country Western & Swing Theme Night with Music Provided by Fred Yancey.  Traditional ballroom music in addition to the Country Western and Swing music.  Professional, ProAm & Amateur/Amateur Exhibitions.  Additional Ballrooms: Ballroom 2 - Argentine Tango Music (recorded music).  Ballroom 3 - Salsa, West Coast Swing, Hustle (recorded music).  Admission: $13.00 ($6.00 Students with school ID) Good for ANY or ALL of the Ballrooms.  Singles Welcome! 

Thursday Night Dinner Dance (December 29th), Dinner and Dancing (Reservations Required - Payment Deadline December 27, 2005.  Full Table reservations (for 10) must be paid by November 29, 2005, otherwise they will be released.  Dinner 7:00 - 8:30 pm w/special Dinner show for Dinner Guests. Doors open at 6:30 pm.  Dancing 7:30 - 11:30 pm. Music Provided by Roberto "El Romantico" and DJ Fred Yancey.  Admission: $39.00 Dress is Semi-Formal/Formal and a Photographer will be available.  Professional, ProAm & Amateurs Exhibitions.  SPECIAL FEATURED PERFORMERS: FJ and Catherine Abaya.  World Class Rhythm DanceSport Competitors.  Walk-ins for Dancing and Exhibitions Only-Doors open at 8:30 pm.  Admission: $25.00 ($20.00 Full Time Students with school ID).  Singles Welcome! (Dance Hosts will be in attendance all evening at Single Tables) Open Seating. 

Friday Night Dance (December 30th) Latin Theme Night.  Dancing 8:00 - 11:30 pm.  Main Ballroom: Latin Theme Night with Music Provided by Fred Yancey.  Rumba, Salsa, Traditional ballroom music in addition to a mix of Professional, ProAm & Amateur/Amateur Exhibitions.  Additional Ballrooms: Ballroom 2 - Argentine Tango Music (recorded music).  Ballroom 3 - EC/WC Swing, Hustle, Lindy Hop (recorded music).  Admission: $13.00 ($6.00 Students with school ID) Good for ANY or ALL of the Ballrooms.  Singles Welcome! 

Saturday Night - New Year's Eve Gala Dance (December 31st); Dancing 7:30 - 1:30 pm - Continuous Dancing to Music Provided by Roberto and by Fred Yancey.  Attire: Semi-Formal (but attendees may dress formal) A Photographer will be available.  Admission: $79.00 By Reservations Only - No Walk-ins - Payment Deadline December 29, 2005.  Full Table reservations (for 10) must be paid by November 29, 2005, otherwise they will be released.  Singles Welcome (Dance Hosts assigned to singles tables).  Party Favors, Champagne Toast at Midnight, Hotel Style Buffet Breakfast (includes: 3 types juice, 5 types breakfast bread, fresh fruit, scrambled eggs, home fried potatoes, bacon & sausage, black-eyed peas, coffee and tea).  SPECIAL PROFESSIONAL SHOW  By FJ and Catherine Abaya. 

Sunday Afternoon Tea Dance (January 1st); Dancing: 1:00 - 4:00 pm Music Provided by Fred Yancey Admission:  $13.00 ($6.00 Full Time Students with school ID).  Singles Welcome! 

Workshops (December 28th- January 1st) $13 each; multiple / early purchase discounts available.  Wednesday -- 11:00 am - 5:15 pm

NOTES:
Thursday -- 9:30 am - 3:45 pm All Workshops are 75 minutes in length
Friday -- 9:30 am - 5:15 pm Private Lessons by Workshop Instructors
Saturday -- 9:30 am - 2:15 pm by Appointment Only
Sunday -- 9:30 am - 12:15 pm Lunch may be purchased on site
Competition-Grade Wood Dance Floors Totaling More than 8,500 square feet

 For Reservations or more information:  Gay Octavo (757) 467-3601 E-Mail: ballroomdancers@cox.net WebSite: www.twusadance.org

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Roberto's Week: http://www.geocities.com/robertoinc/

Tidewater USABDA: http://www.twusadance.org/ (a chapter of USA Dance Inc. )

Peninsula USABDA: http://www.twosteptidewater.com/usabda-pen.htm (a chapter of USA Dance Inc. )

A Time to Dance: www.atimetodanceonline.com

Amy's: http://www.geocities.com/amysdance

Country Bootleggers: http://www.countrybootleggers.com/

DanceSport VA: www.dancesportva.com

Doug High Dance Studio: http://www.dhdancestudio.com/interest.htm

Dancing by Knight: http://www.dancingbyknight.com/
Mid-Atlantic Dance Jam: http://www.atlanticdancejam.com/
Easterns Website: http://www.DanceEasterns.com

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If you know of a studio or group that hosts showcases, workshops and other special events please keep me informed by e-mail and I will try to post the events on this newsletter. Due to lack of time I cannot list all the regular group classes and studio parties on the newsletter. However, we will link to them on our web site www.TwoStepTidewater.com

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Remember, support the good dance venues! Clean, well run clubs, Studios, Competitions, USABDA and any other decent dance place need support to continue. Check our web site and our long range planning information today. We offer a listing of places for couples to dance. If you know of others,  Mail it to us:      ( Walter & Judy Schultz or Will Harper)  

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Walter & Judy Schultz

Home - 483-9410  Studio - 473-3267

www.twosteptidewater.com

Walter & Judy Schultz

Country-Western, Swing, Latin and Ballroom

Dance every Sunday night unless notified 6:30pm to 10pm

Held at "DanceSport VA" (Note:  We are NOT "DanceSport VA", we only rent space for our parties from them  Check our links for them)

Arrowhead Drive - Va. Bch

1 Block East of Newtown Rd. - Off Princess Anne Road

Turn Just Past Big Al's Muffler

$5.00 per person

Basic Lesson, Three Hours of Smoke Free Dancing

Drink and munchies provided

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Any other ideas???   Mail it to us:     ( Walter & Judy Schultz or Will Harper

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