Dance large this Sunday at USA Dance

Dance large this Sunday at USA Dance

Live — and dance — large at USA Dance this weekend. Starting with Sunday’s dance (July 2), we will reopen the entire dance floor and use both halls at the spacious Albuquerque Square Dance Center.

The dance is 3 – 5 p.m. Zephaniah Pilcher (pictured) from CSP Dance Studios will teach a free bachata lesson at 2:15 p.m.

In honor of July 4 we are planning a playlist of All-American artists.

Members are free at Sunday’s USA Dance — and don’t miss our shoe sale & performance by Debra and Stefan

Members are free at Sunday’s USA Dance — and don’t miss our shoe sale & performance by Debra and Stefan

This Sunday’s USA Dance is a big one. It’s a Member Appreciation Dance, so USA Dance members get in free.

We are hosting a sale of gently used dance shoes that have been donated by our dancers.

Stefan Easter of 2 Left Feet dance studio will teach a lesson on Viennese waltz. Stefan and our own Debra Williams will also perform a tango demonstration.

Our next USA Dance is Sunday, June 4, with a performance by Beth Ciccone and Nic Rael

Our next USA Dance is Sunday, June 4, with a performance by Beth Ciccone and Nic Rael

Our next USA Dance is 3 – 5 p.m. this Sunday, June 4.

Maryann Harvey will teach a free Triple Two-Step lesson at 2:15 p.m.

Our own Beth Ciccone will perform a Night Club Two-Step with CSP instructor Nic Rael (pictured).

Admission is $5 for USA Dance members and $10 for others.

A Social Dancer’s Guide to the Rio Grande Dance Classic

A Social Dancer’s Guide to the Rio Grande Dance Classic

Ballroom, Country-Western, and swing dancers from the Southwest and beyond will gather this week to compete at the Rio Grande Dance Classic in Albuquerque, April 13 – 16.

Social dancers may think a competition has little to offer them. We encourage them to think again.

Here are dozens of reasons for social dancers to consider spending some time at the Rio Grande competition.