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My dear students, dance parents and friends,

We are entering the most beautiful season in Oregon, full of sunshine and colors. Happy spring to all of you!

Congratulations to Erinn with Highly Commended Certification in Bronze, Silver and Gold Standard! Lots of learning in lead/follow, feet&body technique has been done. Excellent work!

The Dance Fireworks Team beautifully danced numerous showcases for the Portland dance community! Thank you John&Diane, Lazar&Alena, Karen&Gary, Slava&Masha for sharing your love for dance.

Congratulations to Lazar & Alena with their gold and silver trophies in Canada!

This week we are heading to the USA Dance National Championships in LA. Check out Anya's masterclass ”Latin Basics as the underpinning to Open: Can’t do the first, don’t bother with the second” on Sunday at 2 PM. Wish us all luck :)

Anya will teach a Dance Camp at the Grand Ballroom, Richmond BC on June 21-26, 2013. Email for details if you are interested to join.

New sessions start at the Soccer Plex this week .
New advanced Wednesday classes for Kids, Technique class in Standard and Latin for Adults/Youth as well as the Saturday Pee Wee class are scheduled till the end of June.

Attention! There was an earlier announcement about potential Advanced Pee Wee Couples Class on Wednesdays 5:30-6:25 PM. The start of the class is pending. We hope to begin sometime in April. The information TBA (to be announced). Email, if you are interested.

Anya has been invited to judge China Open and World Championships in Chengdu, SW China in July. Any sharing of sightseeing information about this beautiful land of giant panda would be appreciated.

Please, take a look at the class & competition schedule below and register via email.
Our Facebook Page is here.

With Love, your coach, Anya


1) KIDS DanceSport Training Class for Syllabus Level in Standard and Latin
Wednesdays in April 3, 10, 17, 24, May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, June 5, 12
5:00-6:00 PM
Full Class $135, Drop In $15 per Wednesday

2) Adult/Youth DanceSport Training Class for couples of Syllabus in Silver/Gold+Open Level in Standard and Latin
Wednesdays in April 3, 10, 17, 24, May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, June 5, 12
6:00-8:00 PM (6:00-6:50 Standard, 7:00-7:50 Latin)
Full session $195, Full St or La 1-hour class $135
Drop In $25 per Day or $15 per hour

3) Pee Wee 4-8 years old Bronze/Beginning
Children Dances, Gymnastics, Fun dance games, Waltz, Cha cha, Quickstep, Rumba
Saturdays in April 6, 13, 20, 27, May 4, 18, June 1, 8, 22, 29.
Your competitions are on May 11 & June 15.
12 :00-1:00 PM
Full session $110 per person, Drop In $15

4) Dance Camp in Richmond BC June 21-26, 2013. Email Anya, if interested.


* 2013 National DanceSport Championships in Los Angeles CA, Apr 4 - 7, 2013
* Aggie Dancesport Classic National Championships for Adult formation and Cabaret, April 12-13, 2013
* Island Fantasy Ball, Nanaimo, BC, Canada April 20-21, 2013
* Columbia Star Ball Portland OR, May 12 - 13, 2013
* River City Ball in Portland, June 15, 2013
* Pro-Am Fiesta, Richmond, BC, Canada, June 22, 2013
* Gumbo Classic NQE, Baton Rouge, LA, June 28-30, 2013
* China Open World Championships, Chengdu, China, July 11-14, 2013
* German Open, Stuttgart, Germany, August 13-17, 2013
* NW Regional Championships (NQE), Portland, OR October 12-13, 2013
* The Grand Ball, Richmond, BC Canada, November 8-10, 2013


I am looking forward to seeing you at your lessons and practices :)


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