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Swing Time Newsletter — Tuesday MAY 13th 2014

Dance this Wednesday MAY 14th at the Gulfport Casino Swing Night!  Shag Lesson 6-7pm...  Swing Lesson 7-8pm...  Dance 8-11pm.  Just $7 includes EVERYTHING and Students Get 2-for-1 Admission!  Is your birthday coming up?  Celebrate Your Birthday at the Gulfport Casino Swing Night.


SHAG lessons run this Wednesday May 14th & next Wednesday May 28th at the Gulfport Casino Swing Night...two weeks only!  What's Shag? — just the most popular dance of the swing era!  Watch the Rebirth of Shag movie.  Special guest instructor, Forrest Outman, leads the Shag lessons.  Forrest has spent the last many years researching the Shag, positioning himself as one of the world's foremost experts on the dance.  He & partner, Andrea, will travel to Chicago this Memorial Day Weekend to compete in the Shag division of the 2014 American Lindy Hop Championships!



Video from last Wednesday — Happy Frankie 100 from Tampa Bay, Florida!


BALLROOM FUSION NIGHT — SUNDAY JUNE 1ST at the GULFPORT CASINO
A new concept in ballroom dancing...over 25 dances!


LESSONS 6-8PM:
Beginning-Level 6-7pm (Learn the Rumba)
Intermediate-Level 7-8pm (Rumba/Blues Fusion)

DANCING 8-11PM:
8-10pm: Ballroom Mix
10-11pm: Fusion Mix...Anything Goes!

All Ages       No Partners Needed       Admission $7       Door Prizes       Cash Bar


Dance Lessons — Free with Admission!           Map & Directions           More Info


 Tampa Fusion Dance — Saturday June 14th 

PARTNER DANCING TO MODERN MUSIC


Get your Fusion costumes ready!  June 14th's Dance will be a Fusion Costume Party and feature a Fusion Costume Contest!  Use your imagination to wear at least two costumes...at the same time!


Mark your calendars for Saturday June 14th, the next Tampa Fusion Dance!  Dancing happens 10:30pm-3:00am and features DJ Mineh Ishida spinning for a talented gathering of dancers from all across Florida!  Bring your entire repertoire of partner-dance skills and dance to a mix of pop, r&b, electronica, and other musical fusions ranging from today's club hits to the sultry, groovy, and more.  Admission is $7.  Whatever's your favorite style of dance, join us!


Simone Salsa's main studio on Hillsborough Avenue features awesome atmosphere, lighting, sound, and smooth hardwood dance floor!  Address — It's located in the Home Design Plaza shopping center at 8336 W. Hillsborough Ave., Tampa, FL 33615Parking — Simone Salsa has a huge (and free) parking lot just a few feet from its entrance.  Drinks — You can BYO beverages to this venue (as long as you keep 'em off the dance floor).  Bottled water is also available for purchase.


PHOTOS from Recent Fusion Dances           What is Fusion Dancing?           FusionTampa Website          



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