The Sarasota White Sands Chapter

 

Home to 8 time USA Dance National American Rhythm and Nine Dance Champions Daniel Fugazzotto & Janis Merluzzo,
and 2 time USADance National Latin and Ten Dance Champions Ken McCleary & Pam Weaver.
 

 

Whitesands Board of Directors
Board of Directors

Come Dance With Us! Waltz through our doorway on Monday evenings. Swing in from the east coast and from the west coast at 7pm and be greeted by local and visiting ballroom dancers eager to make your acquaintance. We offer a dance lesson taught by a professional starting at 7pm. It could be a cha cha, a rumba, a foxtrot - maybe a salsa. It will be fun! After the lesson you can quickstep your way over to a variety of refreshments and meet our members and guests. General dancing starts at 8pm and continues to 10pm. We look forward to meeting you!

 


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SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT

 

In keeping with the USA Dance National Governing Board's request for all chapters to vary the location of their dances, the Sarasota White Sands Board of Directors has decided to hold the Chapter’s dances, beginning March 7th, at:
Ballroom City, 3801 Bee Ridge Road, Sarasota, Fl 34233.

We hope to continue seeing you at Sara Dance Center, 5000 Fruitville Rd, Sarasota, FL 34232 (941) 812-7311, on February 22 and 29, and at Ballroom City starting on March 7th. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to email Board President Diane Celeste at: dianeceleste-1@verizon.net

Join USA Dance
On Monday night, March 7th, the lesson at Ballroom City will start at 7pm and will be followed by social dancing from 8-10pm. Taxi dances will be available for $2 a dance with Stephen Sieg and Greg Luff. Refreshments will be provided by QuickStep catering. Marvelous music will continue to be supplied by Janis Merluzzo, and the cost for the evening will continue to be $8 for members and $10 for non-members. USA Dance is open to the public and beginners are welcome. No partner needed.

 

 


Invitation to Opening of New Dance Studio

 

After extensive renovation, Ballroom City, 3801 Bee Ridge Road, Sarasota, will have a ribbon cutting ceremony on Sunday February 28, 2016 from 4 pm -7pm. There will be general dancing, taxi dancing, refreshments and a show. Admission is free and all are invited. There is extra parking in the back of the Studio.

Ballroom City Dance Studio