Tag: dancing

Argentine Tango dance

Sherry Ginsberg Join us at an Argentine Tango Dance, a Milonga, to be held at The Highlands Clubhouse on Tuesday, May 12, 2015, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.; food and drink will be available. Discover the secrets of this captivating social dance. DJ’ing by Hector and Lidia Legrand, Argentine Tango Dancing instructors and founders of…

Free clogging expo

There will be a very entertaining clogging exhibition on Thursday, April 2 at 6:00 p.m. at SaddleBrooke Ranch. If you’ve never seen clogging you are in for a treat. It’s a high energy type of Appalachian Mountain dancing performed mostly to country western music. The dancers have jingle taps on their shoes and the sound…

Why not dance?

The holiday season is approaching. Are you ready to dance? SaddleBrooke and Ranch residents are invited to dance. Beginners or seasoned dancers are all invited to Dance at HOA1 Vermilion Ballroom. There is no fee. If you are a beginner, someone will help you to get around the dance floor. If you are a seasoned…

Ballroom Dance Club – swing to the beat

Steve Holdener I love a song that has a nice swing beat. In SaddleBrooke we like to dance to both an East Coast Swing (ECS) and West Coast Swing (WCS). There is both commonality and differences between the two swing dances. They are both social partner dances and belong to the group of swing dances;…

A few theories about the origins of the Argentine Tango

Lidia and Hector Legrand If you are interested in learning more about Argentine Tango and Argentine Tango events in SaddleBrooke, please visit our website http://tangoargentino.sharepoint.com where you can also read Parts 1 through 15 of this series. Historians as well as musicologists have arrived at different conclusions (sometimes these conclusions complement one another) about the…

Learn to clog – great fun and exercise

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Clogging is like Appalachian mountain dancing done mostly to Country Western music. There’s lots of hootin’ and hollerin’ and plenty of laughs. You wear taps on your shoes so there are great sounds coming from your dancing feet. The beginning class starts this year on Tuesday, October 21 from 4:45 to 6:00p.m. The classes take…

Latin Rhythm Dance Club – October 2014

Latin dance classes keep your body and mind fit while having fun.

Wally Mara The Latin Rhythm Dance Club is SaddleBrooke’s premier nonprofit dance organization. In its regular dance sessions, club members learn and practice Salsa, Samba, Rumba, Mambo, Merengue, Bachata, Cumbia, Cha Cha Cha, Bolero and many other dances. In addition, the Latin Rhythm Dance Club offerings include monthly dance parties, specialized small group workshops on…

On the road again…

Vivian Herman This summer the SilverBelles toured with Jukebox Journey and performed at various venues around Tucson. August had them dancing at a sock hop at Desert Springs and in early September they entertained at the Splendido memory care facility. Later in the month they performed at the Elizabeth Ann Seton Hall for a very…