Practices: Tuesday March 21

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 Practices: Tuesday March 21

  • 1:30 Come Dance with Me
  • 2:00 Smokey Places, Blue Night Cha
  • 2:30 Moo Dee Blues, Wonderland Waltz, Bosa Nova, Peligrosa

Ignite Dance Studios          Cost $1 per half hour

All levels are welcome at all practices. Feel free to join practices for a lower level.

Practices are intended as 2 wall reviews only.
If you missed a lesson, please try to learn it online (using the videos provided on the Dance List page) before you come to the practice.

If you have missed a lesson or two and cannot learn the dances on your own, talk to Deb or Faye about some options.

 

Week of March 13 to 19, 2017

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Hello dancing friends,

Welcome to the first week of our Spring Term.
We are delighted to have Carolyn Jurek as our guest instructor this week!!

Here are the lesson plans for Friday March 17:

2pm Level 1.5
Fisher’s Hornpipe – warm up, quick walk-thru
Come Dance with Me – new teach, will dance at least twice
Time permitting:
Simply Mambo – walk-thru, to music from Locklin’s Bar
Dancing In The Streets – walk-thru, to music from Irish Stew

6pm Level 1.5
Fisher’s Hornpipe – warm up, quick walk-thru
American Kids – new teach, to slower version of same music, and also to full-speed music
Time permitting:
Coastin’ – walk-thru
Tush Push – walk-thru, to Irish music The Flute

7pm Level 2
Summer Fly – warm up, quick walk-thru
Locklin’s Bar – walk-thru
Pontoon – new teach
Time permitting:
Your Heaven – no walk-thru

3 pm Level 3
Raggle Taggle Gypsy O – warm up, 1-wall walk-thru
Mojo Rhythm – new teach
Time permitting:
So Just Dance Dance Dance – no walk-thru
Wave on Wave – 1-wall walk-thru

Here are the workshops for Saturday March 18:  Sign up ASAP

10:00-12:00, Level 2 & 3
Moo Dee Blues
Wonderland Waltz
East to West 17
 
Lunch Break
 
1:00-2:00, New Beginner 
Ah Si
Cut A Rug
Simply Mambo
(My Blue Tree, if time permits)
 
2:30-4:00, Level 1.5
Smokey Places
Blue Night Cha

 

AND REMEMBER OUR DANCE SATURDAY EVENING 7:00 until 9:00 at the Rec Centre!!

 

 

Week of March 6 to 12, 2017

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Friday March 10 will be Review Day. Be ready to dance all of the dances you learned this term.

There are no practices for next week.

Our new session begins March 17.

Sign up ASAP for the workshops on March 18.

Mark the evening of March 18 on your calendar for a dance social at the Rec. Center

Buy tickets from Deb for the Valley Winds Big Band dance on March 25.

Practice and Lessons – March 7 – 10 (last week of winter term)

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Reminder: NEW term begins March 17

All of the dances listed below are on the Dance List. Click on the dance, and choose the tutorial that is most helpful for you.

Level 1 – Tuesday

  • Warm up: My Blue Tree
  • Warm up: Fisher’s Hornpipe
  • Warm up: Crash and Burn
  • Warm up: Simply Mambo
  • NEW: Dancing in the Street

Practice – Friday, March 10 @ 1:00

Review of all dances for this term.

Cost is $2.00.

Level 1 – Friday

  • Review Level 1 Dances plus Fisher’s Hornpipe

Practice – Tuesday, March 7 @ 1:00

Review Level 1 Dances plus Fisher’s Hornpipe

Cost is $2.00.

Note: no practice March 14 as new term begins March 17.

Level 1.5

Review, review, review

Practice – Tuesday, March 7 @ 1:00

Also review.

Cost is $2.00.

Note: no practice March 14 as new term begins March 17.

Level 2

The plan for this Friday is to review the new dances from this term:

    • Peligrosa
    • Bosa Nova
    • American Kids
    • Louisiana Swing
    • The Bomp
    • Your Heaven
    • Summer Fly
    • Locklin’s Bar (and finish)

Practice this week is Level 3 dances.

Note: no practice March 14 as new term begins March 17.

Level 3

The plan for this Friday is to review the new dances from this term:

  • Blessed
  • Toes
  • Dock of the Bay
  • Beautiful Goodbye
  • So Just Dance Dance Dance
  • Raggle Taggle Gypsy O
  • Wave on Wave

Practice this week is Level 3 dances, March 7 @ 3:00

Raggle Taggle Gypsy O, Wave on Wave

Note: no practice March 14 as new term begins March 17.

Practice and Lessons – February 28 – March 3

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All of the dances listed below are on the Dance List. Click on the dance, and choose the tutorial that is most helpful for you.

 

Level 1 – Tuesday

  • Warm up: My Blue Tree
  • Warm up: Fisher’s Hornpipe
  • Warm up: Crash and Burn
  • NEW: Simply Mambo

Practice – Friday, March 3 @ 1:00

My Blue Tree, Crash and Burn, Fisher’s Hornpipe, Simply Mambo

Cost is $2.00.

 

Level 1 – Friday

  • Warm up: My Blue Tree
  • Warm up: Fisher’s Hornpipe
  • Warm up: Crash and Burn
  • Warm up: Simply Mambo
  • NEW: Dancing in the Street

Practice – Tuesday, February 28 @ 1:00

Level 1 Dances: My Blue Tree, Crash and Burn, Fisher’s Hornpipe, Simply Mambo

Cost is $2.00.

 

Level 1.5

Here’s the lesson plan for this Friday.

  • Review: Boot Scootin’ Boogie
  • Review: Tush Push
  • Review: Coastin’
  • NEW: Cruisin’

Practice – Tuesday, February 28 @ 1:00

Level 1 Dances: My Blue Tree, Crash and Burn, Fisher’s Hornpipe, Simply Mambo

Level 1.5 Dances: Jo ‘n Jo Tango, Boot Scootin’ Boogie, Tush Push, Coastin’

Cost is $2.00.

 

Level 2

Here is the plan for this Friday.

  • Warm up: American Kids
  • Review: Louisiana Swing
  • Review: Your Heaven
  • Review: Summer Fly
  • NEW: Locklin’s Bar

Practice – Level 2 – February 28 @ 3:00

American Kids, Summer Fly, Your Heaven, Louisiana Swing

Cost is $2.00.

 

Level 3

Here is the plan for this Friday.

  • Warm up: Beautiful Goodbye
  • Review: So Just Dance Dance Dance
  • Review: Raggle Taggle Gypsy O
  • NEW: Wave on Wave

Practice this week is Level 2 dances, February 28 @ 3:00