Balboa Workshop and Dance – July 11th

Saturday, July 11th


2:00pm – 5:00pm  Balboa Workshop
Location: 1280 Regal Oak Drive, Longview, TX (across the street from Whataburger)

$8/person/class General Admission
$5/person/class Members
$5/person/class Students

2:00pm – 3:00pm – ”Back to the Basics”
Level: Beginner
This class we will review the basic mechanics and broaden the theory/technique on the basic Balboa steps. (connection, frame, footwork, come-around, out-and-ins, etc)

3:00pm – 4:00pm – ”The Baby with the Bathwater”
Level: Beginner/Intermediate
This class will be all about toss-outs. We will review and expand on the come-around, the toss-out, and the catch. We will also explore several different variations on the toss-out.

4:00pm – 5:00pm – ”Up a creek…”
Level: Intermediate
This class will cover everything you will need for wilderness survival…that’s right, we will be going over paddle kicks! Paddles are an extremely useful Balboa technique and integral to any growing Balboa dancer. They allow for improvising, resetting footwork…they are really the glue that holds the Balboa dance together.

No partner needed

*** Attendance at the workshop gets you in to the dance for FREE!

7:30pm – 8:30pm  Beginner Swing Dance Lesson
8:30pm – 11:00pm Open Dancing

Location: Stafford Fitness (Formerly the Courthouse Athletic Club, 2111 Courthouse Dr. Longview, TX
General Admission $8
Members/Students $5


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