WHO: Dance International is a non-profit organization with 20 years of rich history. They were created to provide a healthy, nurturing environment for people to learn to dance, and to share the joy of art, dance, and music.
WHAT: Vintage 15 will be playing music for you to get up and dance to and enjoy from 7pm till 8pm and a second set again after the performances. There will be workshops in the afternoon: Noon with Stewart Yaros Director of Dance International in Ballroom – focus on Waltz, at 1pm: Gustavo will be teaching Argentine Tango, at 2pm: Ryan and Tessa will teach an International Rumba workshop, and at 3pm: Cristian will be teaching a Salsa workshop. We are asking the teachers to accommodate as many levels as possible so all are welcome to the workshops. Performances are at 8pm; we’ll have youth demonstrations, adult demonstrations, and professional demonstrations by our guest couples (US and World Salsa Champion Cristian Oviedo and partner Maria Zhukovskaya; Professional Latin Dancers from Dallas, Ryan and Tessa; from here in Austin at Esquina Tango, Gustavo Simplis and Veronica Quitalo). Attire for the afternoon workshops is casual the evening dance and performances are semi formal.
WHEN: May 11, 12 – 9pm
WHERE: Ben Hur Shrine Auditorium (7811 Rockwood Ln, Austin, TX)
HOW: Tickets can be purchased at http://ballroomfestival.org