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Last Updated on 6/10/2017

Phone: 480-491-2393

Cell: 281-830-9929

E-mail: info@shallwedancephoenix.com

 

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It’s a party!!!  Come join us at Fatcat Ballroom in Phoenix for an evening of West Coast Swing Dancing.  Learn this popular social dance and practice it with open dancing on a large, beautiful hardwood floor!  Great West Coast Swing music with some Night Club and Hustle as well.  No partner necessary, all ages welcome!

Time: 7:00PM - Basic West Coast Swing Lesson

          7:45PM - Intermediate West Coast Swing Lesson

          8:30 - 10:30PM - Open Dancing (West Coast Swing, Night Club, and Hustle)

Instructor:  Mona Brandt

Price:  $7/person for the whole evening

Location:  Fatcat Ballroom

                 3131 E Thunderbird, #33

                 Phoenix, Az.  85032

 

West Coast Swing Dance Party  every Thursday night!!!

Ongoing Classes

EVERYONE WELCOME!!!  West Coast Swing Dancers - If you would like to

          *improve your dancing,

          *meet people,

          *enjoy the camaraderie of a team and

          *have fun,

Then check it out!  We are starting new: Come try it out – no obligation! No Partner Necessary, all ages and levels welcome!

Time: 2:00PM – 4:00PM

Instructor/Choreographer:  Mona Brandt

Price: $80/month

Location: Stars Ballroom

                2848 S Carriage Lane

                  Mesa, Az.

Call 480-491-2393 to sign up!

 

 

West Coast Swing Formation Team - Sundays, 2:00 - 4:00PM

 

Learn your favorite Country Dances, including, Progressive 2-Step, Waltz, West Coast Swing, East Coast Swing, Night Club, Cha Cha…..,. Each month will feature a different dance for the month….. Open dancing will include all dances in the mix of Country music.

 

Time: 7:00PM Basic Night Club 2-Step Lesson

          7:45PM Intermediate Night Club 2-Step Lesson

          8:30PM Country Dance Mix

Instructor:  Mona Brandt, 6-Time Country Dance World Champion

Price: $7 Entire evening

Location: Fatcat Ballroom

                 3131 E Thunderbird, #33

                 Phoenix, Az.  85032

                   

 

Country Dance Party every Wednesday night!

Join us for a great night of Country & Swing dancing with your friends from Shall We Dance Phoenix, Dance Lane and the East Valley Kickers....

Come see why this is the hottest Country & Swing Dance in the Valley!

The theme is Luau so wear your favorite Hawaiian Attire!

Time: 7:30 - 8:30PM Beginner & Intermediate Waltz lessons

          8:30 - 11:00PM Open Dancing to your favorite Country & Swing Mix (Progressive & Arizona 2-Step, Night Club, Waltz, Cha Cha, Hustle, Polka, East and West Coast Swing

No partner needed. Couples and singles welcome.

Instructor:  Mona Brandt (Int. Lesson), Laina Lee (Beg. Lesson)

Price: $10/person, Lesson & Dance, $7/person dance only (after 8:30)

Location:  Paragon Dance Center

                 931 E Elliot Rd.

                 Tempe, Az.

Country Rain Country & Swing Dance -  Saturday, June 10th at the Paragon

Country Rain Country & Swing Dance - Sat. June 10th, 7:30PM at the Paragon

Super Saturday Workshops - Saturday June 10th at Fatcat Ballroom

1PM – West Coast Swing Hitting the Breaks: Leaders & Followers: take your West Coast Swing dancing up a notch by attending this workshop which will teach you an important aspect of musical interpretation in West Coast Swing:  How to listen to the music and hear the breaks, what to do before, during and after the breaks, moves to use to hit breaks.  No partner necessary.

 

2PM – Lead, Follow & Connection: Learn about Connection & Frame, and how to COMMUNICATE to your partner on the dance floor.  Learn about the different frames and connection for different dances.  No partner necessary.

 

3PM – Spin Workshop – Spins & Turns for All Dances: Learn and practice how to spin, including foot placement, prep, body usage and spotting (aka “what to do with your head”).  Great for all levels of dancers, leaders AND followers.  No partner necessary.

 

Instructor:  Mona Brandt

Price: $10/class

Location: Fatcat Ballroom

              3131 E Thunderbird Rd

              Phoenix, Az.

Basic Progressive 2-Step Group Class - Mondays, 7PM

Learn the basics of one of the most popular Country Dances, the Night Club 2-Step. No partner necessary, no experience necessary. This is a drop-in class and you may join at any time.  Singles & Couples welcome!

Time: Mondays, 6:00 - 7:00PM

Price: $7 per person

Location: Viewpoint RV & Golf Resort, Northpoint Building, Dance Room

                8700  E University

                Mesa, Az.

 

          

 

Basic Night Club 2-Step Group Class - Mondays, 6PM

West Coast Swing Hitting the Breaks Workshop - Saturday, June 10th, 1PM at Fatcat BallroomSpin Workshop - Saturday June 10th, 3PM at Fatcat BallroomLead, Follow & Connection Workshop, Saturday, June 10th, 2PM at Fatcat Ballroom
**Unless otherwise noted, all classes are DROP-IN classes, meaning you may join at any time!
All Mesa classes are $7 per person or take 2 or more classes, same location and day, for $5 per person per class

 

  

 

East Coast Swing Group Class - Mondays, 8PM

New in June: East Coast Swing, also known as Triple Time Swing, Jitterbug or Jive, is that faster swing made popular in the 50s, and still popular today, and done to lots of types of music.  You know the basics, now learn some more patterns to really make you shine on the dance floor!  This is a drop in class, so feel free to join at any time, but please, no beginners. No partner necessary, singles and couples welcome!

Time: Mondays, 8:00 - 9:00PM

Price: $7 per person

Location: Viewpoint RV & Golf Resort, Northpoint Building, Dance Room

                8700  E University

                Mesa, Az.

 

  

 

NEW MEMBERS WELCOME!!!  Ladies, would you like to have fun, meet people, get exercise and improve your dancing?  Come join the Desert Divas!  No experience necessary.  We will work on stretching, turn technique, general dance moves and styling, and putting it all together in a fun routine to “All That Jazz”.  Teams are a great way to work on your dance skills, improve your confidence and build a sense of camaraderie.  We are starting new: Come try it out – no obligation!

Time: 1:00PM - 2:00PM

Instructor:  Mona Brandt

Price: $40/month

Location: Stars Ballroom

                2848 S Carriage Lane

                  Mesa, Az.

 

 

Shall We Dance Desert Divas Ladies Performing Team - Sundays, 1:00 - 2:00PM

Dance Sensation Swing & Country Dance - Saturday, June 24th, 7:30PM at the Paragon

Dance Sensation Swing & Country Dance -  Saturday, June 24th, at the Paragon

Come out to the preeminent Country Western event in the Valley, with Mona, Laina and your dance friends from Shall We Dance, Dance Lane and the East Valley Kickers!  …..  Enjoy dancing to great music on a large dance floor!  We will have dance hosts, mixers, refreshments, and more…

Time: 7:30 – 8:30PM Beginning & Intermediate West Coast Swing Lessons

          8:30 - 11:00PM Open Dancing to your favorite Country & Swing Mix (Progressive & Arizona 2-Step, Night Club, Waltz, Cha Cha, Hustle, Polka, East and West Coast Swings)

Instructor:  Mona Brandt (Int. Lesson), Laina Lee (Beg. Lesson)

Price: $10/person, Lesson & Dance, $7/person dance only (after 8:30)

Location: Paragon Dance Center

              931 E Elliot Rd

              Tempe, Az.

Learn or refresh the basics of Progressive 2-Step!   Learn basic patterns, including different types of weaves, etc. to this fun Country Dance. No partner necessary. Please, no beginners. This is a drop-in class and you may join at any time.  Singles & Couples welcome!

Time: Mondays, 7:00 - 8:00PM

Price: $7 per person

Location: Viewpoint RV & Golf Resort, Northpoint Building, Dance Room

                8700  E University

                Mesa, Az.

 

 

MAKING LEARNING TO DANCE FUN AND EASY!

Fifth Friday at Fatcat, Country & Swing Dance - Friday, June 30th at Fatcat Ballroom

“Fifth Friday at Fatcat” Swing & Country Dance -  Friday, June 30th, at Fatcat Ballroom

Country & Swing Dancers – Come out and join us on the huge floating floor at Fatcat Ballroom, for some great Country dancing on a Friday night!  Fatcat Ballroom has opened their doors to Shall We Dance Phoenix, for what is sure to be a fun evening of dancing to your favorite Country and West Coast Swing music, with your friends from around the Valley…

Arizona 2-Step State Championship Qualifying contest at 9:00PM.  (See www.az2stepstatechampionship.com for all the details…

Time: 7:30 – 8:30PM Beginning & Intermediate Arizona 2-Step Lessons

          8:30 - 11:00PM Open Dancing to your favorite Country & Swing Mix (Progressive & Arizona 2-Step, Night Club, Waltz, Cha Cha, Hustle, Polka, East and West Coast Swings)

Instructor:  Mona Brandt (Int. Lesson), Rich & Ginna Mitch (Beg. Lesson)

Price: $10/person, Lesson & Dance, $7/person dance only (after 8:30)

Location: Fatcat Ballroom

                3131 E Thunderbird Road

                Phoenix, Az.