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Argentine Tango Weekend with Tate Di Chiazza Karen Jaffe

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Argentine Tango Weekend with Tate Di Chiazza Karen Jaffe

Swing Dance Lessons with Zack

Swing Dance Class and Social

Baila Caliente Social

3

Argentine Tango Weekend with Tate Di Chiazza Karen Jaffe

Nia Holistic Movement

Baila Caliente

Festival Latino Verano 2018

Tap Dancing

Contra Dance

Line Dancing and Swingout Class

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck

4

Theatre Dance

English Country Dancing

Adult Ballet

Gator Salsa Club LA Style

Swing Dancing at Depot Park

Ballroom

5

Tap with Chaya

Grand Squares

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna

Mi Apa 15 Anniversary Block Party

Scottish Country Dancing

Tango Tuesdays at Haile with Alper

Dance Camp International Folk

6

Beginner Belly Dance

Beginner Two Step and Intermediate West Coast Swing Class

Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

7

Israeli Dance with Tony Arroyo

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Foxtrot

Gator Salsa Club Bachata

International Folk Dancing

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Salsa in Space

8

Contra Dance in Melrose

Hippvana Nights in the Hipp Lower Level

9

Swing Dance Lessons with Zack

Ballroom Dance Party

Argentine Tango Milonga El Abrazo

Swing Dance Class and Social

10

Nia Holistic Movement

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck

Baila Caliente

Tap Dancing

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

11

Theatre Dance

English Country Dancing

Adult Ballet

Gator Salsa Club LA Style

Swing Dancing at Depot Park

Ballroom

12

Tap with Chaya

Grand Squares

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna

Scottish Country Dancing

Tango Tuesdays at Haile with Alper

Dance Camp International Folk

13

Beginner Belly Dance

Irish Dance Introduction to Set Dancing

Beginner Two Step and Intermediate West Coast Swing Class

Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

14

Israeli Dance with Tony Arroyo

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Foxtrot

Gator Salsa Club Bachata

International Folk Dancing

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Salsa in Space

15
16

Swing Dance Lessons with Zack

Contra Dance

Swing Dance Class and Social

Gator Salsa Club Summer Social

17

Nia Holistic Movement

Baila Caliente

Vintage Waltz

Tap Dancing

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck

18

Theatre Dance

English Country Dancing

Adult Ballet

Gator Salsa Club LA Style

Swing Dancing at Depot Park

Ballroom

19

Tap with Chaya

Grand Squares

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna

Scottish Country Dancing

Tango Tuesdays at Haile with Alper

Dance Camp International Folk

20

Beginner Belly Dance

Irish Dance Introduction to Set Dancing

Beginner Two Step and Intermediate West Coast Swing Class

Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

21

Israeli Dance with Tony Arroyo

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Foxtrot

Gator Salsa Club Bachata

International Folk Dancing

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Salsa in Space

22

Teach Me to Dance Workshop and Fundraiser for Ballroom, Line, Swing Out and Stepping

Salsa Happy Hour with Baila Caliente

23

Teach Me to Dance Workshop and Fundraiser for Ballroom, Line, Swing Out and Stepping

Swing Dance Workshop with Zack

Ballroom Dance Party Tropical Theme

Swing Dance Class and Social

Baila Caliente Monthly Social

24

Nia Holistic Movement

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck

Baila Caliente

Tap Dancing

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

25

Theatre Dance

English Country Dancing

Adult Ballet

Gator Salsa Club LA Style

Israeli Dancing with Andy

Swing Dancing at Depot Park

Ballroom

26

Tap with Chaya

Grand Squares

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna

Scottish Country Dancing

Dance Camp International Folk

27

Beginner Belly Dance

Irish Dance Introduction to Set Dancing

Beginner Two Step and Intermediate West Coast Swing Class

Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

28

Israeli Dance with Tony Arroyo

Hustle, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 1 of 1

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Foxtrot

Gator Salsa Club Bachata

International Folk Dancing

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Salsa in Space

29

Independence Day Swing Dance and Blues Party

30

Swing Dance Pool Party and Cookout Social

Argentine Tango Weekend with Tate Di Chiazza Karen Jaffe Fri 6/01 Gainesville Papirusa
Argentine Tango Weekend with Tate Di Chiazza Karen Jaffe Sat 6/02 Gainesville Papirusa
Swing Dance Lessons with Zack Sat 6/02 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Swing Dance Class and Social Sat 6/02 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Baila Caliente Social Sat 6/02 Gainesville Baila Calien
Argentine Tango Weekend with Tate Di Chiazza Karen Jaffe Sun 6/03 Gainesville Papirusa
Nia Holistic Movement Sun 6/03 Gainesville Nia Holistic
Baila Caliente Sun 6/03 Gainesville Baila Calien
Festival Latino Verano 2018 Sun 6/03 Gainesville GDA
Tap Dancing Sun 6/03 Gainseville Dance 352
Contra Dance Sun 6/03 Gainesville GODS
Line Dancing and Swingout Class Sun 6/03 Gainesville Smooth Flava
West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala Sun 6/03 Ocala Ocala Dance
Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck Sun 6/03 Gainesville Aurora Heali
Theatre Dance Mon 6/04 Gainseville Dance 352
English Country Dancing Mon 6/04 Gainesville ECD
Adult Ballet Mon 6/04 Gainseville Dance 352
Gator Salsa Club LA Style Mon 6/04 Gainesville GSC
Swing Dancing at Depot Park Mon 6/04 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Ballroom Mon 6/04 Gainseville Dance 352
Tap with Chaya Tue 6/05 Gainesville Ayurveda Alt
Grand Squares Tue 6/05 Gainesville Grand Square
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen Tue 6/05 Gainesville ParrisDanc
DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna Tue 6/05 Gainesville TexasSwing
Mi Apa 15 Anniversary Block Party Tue 6/05 Gainesville GDA
Scottish Country Dancing Tue 6/05 Gainesville Scottish
Tango Tuesdays at Haile with Alper Tue 6/05 Gainesville UF Argentine
Dance Camp International Folk Tue 6/05 Gainesville DC
Beginner Belly Dance Wed 6/06 Gainseville Dance 352
Beginner Two Step and Intermediate West Coast Swing Class Wed 6/06 Gainesville WCSJA
Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa Wed 6/06 Gainesville GSC
Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa Wed 6/06 Gainesville Baila Calien
Israeli Dance with Tony Arroyo Thu 6/07 Gainesville KolSimcha
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Foxtrot Thu 6/07 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Gator Salsa Club Bachata Thu 6/07 Gainesville GSC
International Folk Dancing Thu 6/07 Gainesville GIFD
Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial Thu 6/07 Gainesville Mundial
Salsa in Space Thu 6/07 Gainesville GDA
Contra Dance in Melrose Fri 6/08 Gainesville GODS
Hippvana Nights in the Hipp Lower Level Fri 6/08 Gainesville Baila Calien
Swing Dance Lessons with Zack Sat 6/09 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Ballroom Dance Party Sat 6/09 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Argentine Tango Milonga El Abrazo Sat 6/09 Gainesville Tango El Abr
Swing Dance Class and Social Sat 6/09 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Nia Holistic Movement Sun 6/10 Gainesville Nia Holistic
Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck Sun 6/10 Gainesville Aurora Heali
Baila Caliente Sun 6/10 Gainesville Baila Calien
Tap Dancing Sun 6/10 Gainseville Dance 352
West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala Sun 6/10 Ocala Ocala Dance
Theatre Dance Mon 6/11 Gainseville Dance 352
English Country Dancing Mon 6/11 Gainesville ECD
Adult Ballet Mon 6/11 Gainseville Dance 352
Gator Salsa Club LA Style Mon 6/11 Gainesville GSC
Swing Dancing at Depot Park Mon 6/11 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Ballroom Mon 6/11 Gainseville Dance 352
Tap with Chaya Tue 6/12 Gainesville Ayurveda Alt
Grand Squares Tue 6/12 Gainesville Grand Square
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen Tue 6/12 Gainesville ParrisDanc
DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna Tue 6/12 Gainesville TexasSwing
Scottish Country Dancing Tue 6/12 Gainesville Scottish
Tango Tuesdays at Haile with Alper Tue 6/12 Gainesville UF Argentine
Dance Camp International Folk Tue 6/12 Gainesville DC
Beginner Belly Dance Wed 6/13 Gainseville Dance 352
Irish Dance Introduction to Set Dancing Wed 6/13 Gainesville Inisheer Iri
Beginner Two Step and Intermediate West Coast Swing Class Wed 6/13 Gainesville WCSJA
Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa Wed 6/13 Gainesville GSC
Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa Wed 6/13 Gainesville Baila Calien
Israeli Dance with Tony Arroyo Thu 6/14 Gainesville KolSimcha
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Foxtrot Thu 6/14 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Gator Salsa Club Bachata Thu 6/14 Gainesville GSC
International Folk Dancing Thu 6/14 Gainesville GIFD
Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial Thu 6/14 Gainesville Mundial
Salsa in Space Thu 6/14 Gainesville GDA
Swing Dance Lessons with Zack Sat 6/16 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Contra Dance Sat 6/16 Gainesville GODS
Swing Dance Class and Social Sat 6/16 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Gator Salsa Club Summer Social Sat 6/16 Gainesville GSC
Nia Holistic Movement Sun 6/17 Gainesville Nia Holistic
Baila Caliente Sun 6/17 Gainesville Baila Calien
Vintage Waltz Sun 6/17 Gainesville Waltz
Tap Dancing Sun 6/17 Gainseville Dance 352
West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala Sun 6/17 Ocala Ocala Dance
Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck Sun 6/17 Gainesville Aurora Heali
Theatre Dance Mon 6/18 Gainseville Dance 352
English Country Dancing Mon 6/18 Gainesville ECD
Adult Ballet Mon 6/18 Gainseville Dance 352
Gator Salsa Club LA Style Mon 6/18 Gainesville GSC
Swing Dancing at Depot Park Mon 6/18 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Ballroom Mon 6/18 Gainseville Dance 352
Tap with Chaya Tue 6/19 Gainesville Ayurveda Alt
Grand Squares Tue 6/19 Gainesville Grand Square
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen Tue 6/19 Gainesville ParrisDanc
DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna Tue 6/19 Gainesville TexasSwing
Scottish Country Dancing Tue 6/19 Gainesville Scottish
Tango Tuesdays at Haile with Alper Tue 6/19 Gainesville UF Argentine
Dance Camp International Folk Tue 6/19 Gainesville DC
Beginner Belly Dance Wed 6/20 Gainseville Dance 352
Irish Dance Introduction to Set Dancing Wed 6/20 Gainesville Inisheer Iri
Beginner Two Step and Intermediate West Coast Swing Class Wed 6/20 Gainesville WCSJA
Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa Wed 6/20 Gainesville GSC
Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa Wed 6/20 Gainesville Baila Calien
Israeli Dance with Tony Arroyo Thu 6/21 Gainesville KolSimcha
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Foxtrot Thu 6/21 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Gator Salsa Club Bachata Thu 6/21 Gainesville GSC
International Folk Dancing Thu 6/21 Gainesville GIFD
Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial Thu 6/21 Gainesville Mundial
Salsa in Space Thu 6/21 Gainesville GDA
Teach Me to Dance Workshop and Fundraiser for Ballroom, Line, Swing Out and Stepping Fri 6/22 Gainesville GDA
Salsa Happy Hour with Baila Caliente Fri 6/22 Gainesville Baila Calien
Teach Me to Dance Workshop and Fundraiser for Ballroom, Line, Swing Out and Stepping Sat 6/23 Gainesville GDA
Swing Dance Workshop with Zack Sat 6/23 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Ballroom Dance Party Tropical Theme Sat 6/23 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Swing Dance Class and Social Sat 6/23 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Baila Caliente Monthly Social Sat 6/23 Gainesville Baila Calien
Nia Holistic Movement Sun 6/24 Gainesville Nia Holistic
Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck Sun 6/24 Gainesville Aurora Heali
Baila Caliente Sun 6/24 Gainesville Baila Calien
Tap Dancing Sun 6/24 Gainseville Dance 352
West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala Sun 6/24 Ocala Ocala Dance
Theatre Dance Mon 6/25 Gainseville Dance 352
English Country Dancing Mon 6/25 Gainesville ECD
Adult Ballet Mon 6/25 Gainseville Dance 352
Gator Salsa Club LA Style Mon 6/25 Gainesville GSC
Israeli Dancing with Andy Mon 6/25 Gainesville IDanceAW
Swing Dancing at Depot Park Mon 6/25 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Ballroom Mon 6/25 Gainseville Dance 352
Tap with Chaya Tue 6/26 Gainesville Ayurveda Alt
Grand Squares Tue 6/26 Gainesville Grand Square
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen Tue 6/26 Gainesville ParrisDanc
DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna Tue 6/26 Gainesville TexasSwing
Scottish Country Dancing Tue 6/26 Gainesville Scottish
Dance Camp International Folk Tue 6/26 Gainesville DC
Beginner Belly Dance Wed 6/27 Gainseville Dance 352
Irish Dance Introduction to Set Dancing Wed 6/27 Gainesville Inisheer Iri
Beginner Two Step and Intermediate West Coast Swing Class Wed 6/27 Gainesville WCSJA
Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa Wed 6/27 Gainesville GSC
Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa Wed 6/27 Gainesville Baila Calien
Israeli Dance with Tony Arroyo Thu 6/28 Gainesville KolSimcha
Hustle, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 1 of 1 Thu 6/28 Gainesville SwingDance
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Foxtrot Thu 6/28 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Gator Salsa Club Bachata Thu 6/28 Gainesville GSC
International Folk Dancing Thu 6/28 Gainesville GIFD
Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial Thu 6/28 Gainesville Mundial
Salsa in Space Thu 6/28 Gainesville GDA
Independence Day Swing Dance and Blues Party Fri 6/29 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Swing Dance Pool Party and Cookout Social Sat 6/30 Gainesville UF Swing Dan

2018


June 2018


Friday 1 June 2018

Argentine Tango Weekend with Tate Di Chiazza Karen Jaffe

Fri 6/01 to Sun 6/03. Papirusa is proud to present an Argentine Tango weekend with guest artists Tate Di CHiazza (Buenos Aires) and Karen Jaffe (Asheville). Scheule (all events will be at the Rosa Williams Center) Friday, June 1 7:30 pm - 8:45 pm Lesson Secrets to Successful Milonga 8:45 pm - 11:30 pm Dancing DJ: Karen Jaffe Saturday, June 2 1:50 pm - 3:20 pm WS1 Capturing the Syncopation 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm WS2 Dancing different Orchestras 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm Milonga with Performance by Karen and Tate. DJ: Andrea Pham Sunday, June 3 1:15 pm - 2:45 pm WS3 Hang in there – Colgada Technique 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm WS4 Keys to the Vals Kingdom Fees: a. Full Weekend pass (best value) Regular, at door: $115 Student with ID: $80 b. Four workshops: $85, $50 c. Three workshops: $65, $30 d. Individual workshop: $25, $15 Friday lesson: $20, $10 Fri Milonga: $15, $8 Sat Milonga: $15, $10. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Andrea Pham. Argentine Tango Papirusa - [email][events]


Saturday 2 June 2018

Argentine Tango Weekend with Tate Di Chiazza Karen Jaffe

Sat 6/02 to Sun 6/03. Papirusa is proud to present an Argentine Tango weekend with guest artists Tate Di CHiazza (Buenos Aires) and Karen Jaffe (Asheville). Scheule (all events will be at the Rosa Williams Center) Friday, June 1 7:30 pm - 8:45 pm Lesson Secrets to Successful Milonga 8:45 pm - 11:30 pm Dancing DJ: Karen Jaffe Saturday, June 2 1:50 pm - 3:20 pm WS1 Capturing the Syncopation 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm WS2 Dancing different Orchestras 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm Milonga with Performance by Karen and Tate. DJ: Andrea Pham Sunday, June 3 1:15 pm - 2:45 pm WS3 Hang in there – Colgada Technique 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm WS4 Keys to the Vals Kingdom Fees: a. Full Weekend pass (best value) Regular, at door: $115 Student with ID: $80 b. Four workshops: $85, $50 c. Three workshops: $65, $30 d. Individual workshop: $25, $15 Friday lesson: $20, $10 Fri Milonga: $15, $8 Sat Milonga: $15, $10. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Andrea Pham. Argentine Tango Papirusa - [email][events]

Swing Dance Lessons with Zack

Sat 6/02, 11 am-1:30 pm. Hello Gainesville, as the Social Director of Florida Swing Dance Club, I will be hosting group private lessons for the summer. My goal is to offer members of the club a place where they can grow their skill and gain individualized lessons to help them do so. I have been giving private lessons for about a year now, and have thoroughly enjoyed doing so. Come get to know the members of the club. I am very excited to see you there. If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to me however is convenient to you. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville. Free. UF Swing Dance Club - [website][email][events]

Swing Dance Class and Social

Sat 6/02, 8:30 pm-12 am. Free lesson followed by open dancing. All ages welcome. No partner necessary. Please wear comfortable shoes and bring a water bottle. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville. Free. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]

Baila Caliente Social

Sat 6/02, 9:30 pm-2:45 am. 70% Bachata We invite you to join us as we dance and get ourselves ready for summer. This social is themed. Wear your favorite summer attire. Come dance the night away, enjoy the festivities, raffle and meet new people. Dj Ocho-Pecan will be playing the best salsa, bachata, merengue and chacha. Workshop: Bachata Workshop by Special Guest Instructor. Workshop Time 9:30 to 10:30 pm. Social dancing to follow immediately. Cost: $12 for workshop and social. $10 with student ID $7 for workshop only. $5 with student ID $7 for social only. $5 with student ID Please feel free to send your musical request to this post. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [website][email][events]


Sunday 3 June 2018

Argentine Tango Weekend with Tate Di Chiazza Karen Jaffe

Sun 6/03. Papirusa is proud to present an Argentine Tango weekend with guest artists Tate Di CHiazza (Buenos Aires) and Karen Jaffe (Asheville). Scheule (all events will be at the Rosa Williams Center) Friday, June 1 7:30 pm - 8:45 pm Lesson Secrets to Successful Milonga 8:45 pm - 11:30 pm Dancing DJ: Karen Jaffe Saturday, June 2 1:50 pm - 3:20 pm WS1 Capturing the Syncopation 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm WS2 Dancing different Orchestras 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm Milonga with Performance by Karen and Tate. DJ: Andrea Pham Sunday, June 3 1:15 pm - 2:45 pm WS3 Hang in there – Colgada Technique 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm WS4 Keys to the Vals Kingdom Fees: a. Full Weekend pass (best value) Regular, at door: $115 Student with ID: $80 b. Four workshops: $85, $50 c. Three workshops: $65, $30 d. Individual workshop: $25, $15 Friday lesson: $20, $10 Fri Milonga: $15, $8 Sat Milonga: $15, $10. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Andrea Pham. Argentine Tango Papirusa - [email][events]

Nia Holistic Movement

Sun 6/03, 10-11 am. Nia's philosophy is: Through Movement We Find Health. Nia fitness is based on the idea that exercise should feel good inside and out. Nia is a cardio dance group fitness class that incorporates martial arts, dance arts and healing arts. As an ongoing practice, Nia promotes mindfulness, holistic fitness and well-being. Nia empowers people of all shapes and sizes to connect to their body, mind, emotions and spirit by paying attention to sensation. This one-hour class is perfect for all levels of experience and fitness. Parking is available at the back of the building Wear comfortable movement clothes. Bring a bottle of water. You are encouraged to be practice Nia barefoot. First class is free. Come with a friend: both of you enjoy a free class. Visionary Crossfit, 716 N Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. $10. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]

Baila Caliente

Sun 6/03, 2-5 pm. It's congress season! Join us for 5 weeks of boot camp to fine tune those dancing skills and get you feeling confident enough to dance with the pros. Boot Camp Dates: Sunday May 27th - Salsa Sunday June 3rd - Salsa Saturday June 9th - Bachata Sunday June 17th - Salsa Sunday June 24th- Salsa Pricing: Individual Workshops - $12 Boot Camp Weekend - $20 Salsa Only Boot Camp - $70 Salsa & Bachata Boot Camp- $80 Pay at our studio or via paypal (link below). Workshops will be divided into shines and partner work. Shines (2:00 -3:15): These workshops will help you jazz up your footwork and learn the foundational and fundamental skills needed to better your overall salsa dancing ability, whether it be freestyling or partner work. Partner Work (3:30- 5:00): These workshops will focus on teaching intricate turn patterns, musicality and timing. They’ll help take your salsa dancing to the next level so that you’ll be able to dance with anyone, anytime, anywhere. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]

Festival Latino Verano 2018

Sun 6/03, 2-8 pm. Hosted by Old San Juan Gastronomia. Ven a disfrutar de un evento familiar GRATIS. Tendremos música en vivo, Food Trucks con comida colombiana, mexicana, nicaragüense, vegana y puertorriqueña. First Magnitude Brewing Company, 1220 SE Veitch Street, Gainesville, 32601. Gainesville Dance Association - [website][events]

Tap Dancing

Sun 6/03, 3:10-4:10 pm. Adult multilevel tap dancing with Shay. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Contra Dance

Sun 6/03, 4-7 pm. Waltzing at 2:45 pm. Thelma Boltin Center, 516 NE 2nd Avenue, Gainesville. Susie, 352-466-9150. Gainesville Oldtime Dance Society - [website][email][events]

Line Dancing and Swingout Class

Sun 6/03, 5-8 pm. Reichert House, 1704 SE 2 Ave, Gainesville, 32641. Wanda Lloyd. Smooth Flava Dance - [website][events]

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Sun 6/03, 5:30-8:30 pm. Join us this Sunday for our usual Sunday Class and Dance. Paul Fairbanks, our regular instructor will be teaching once again in Ocala. Build a solid foundation gaining more knowledge of West Coast Swing concepts and patterns at our West Coast Swing Group class. Stay and practice at our usual social dance, which continues until everyone is done dancing. The more you dance, the better you get. Dancing is fun. No Partner needed, casual attire, flat or low heeled shoes for ladies is best for this dance. Beginner Class 5:30 PM Group Class 6:00 PM Social Dance 7:00 PM Join us afterwards for even more fabulous fun. Afterwards, we usually go nearby to Logan’s Roadhouse, where we hang out and eat and drink a little something, talk more about dancing and other stuff. Admission for lesson and dance is $10. PM Respiratory, 3306 SW 26 Ave, Suite 402, Ocala. Carol Smith. Ocala West Coast Swing - [events]

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck

Sun 6/03, 7. Warm up beginning at 6:30 pm. Sweat your prayers at Dance Church. Let love be your religion and move with us in that spirit, every other Sunday morning. What a way to start your day, with movement, good vibrations, awesome community of people who are here to be authentic and real and have fun. Ecstatic Dance is a magical time and place in sacred space to completely let go and be yourself. Listen to your intuition. Let your body and breath, be your guide. Let the music move you. Join us in this free-form movement. Lead yourself through a diverse mix of music from different genres, eras and places around the world. Follow your heart to get in the flow and find yourself in the dance. - 90 minutes of 5-rhythms style ecstatic dance. - Culminate the dance by relaxing in a gong bath. - Followed by a delectable vegan potluck. - This is a substance free event - Get in an altered state completely naturally This dance hap ... Aurora Healing Arts, 109 SE 4 Ave, Gainesville, 32601. 352-562-9919. Aurora Healing Arts - [more][email][events]


Monday 4 June 2018

Theatre Dance

Mon 6/04, 6-7 pm. Teacher Howard Anderson. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

English Country Dancing

Mon 6/04, 6:30-9:30 pm. Doors open at 6:30. 6:50 lesson. Dancing starts at 7. English Country Dancing called by Randy Thorp. Bring light refreshments if you like. United Church of Gainesville, 1624 NW 5 Avenue, Gainesville, 32603. Annette Merritt, 352-246-4659. $5, $3 Students. English Country Dancing with Randy and Annette - [email][events]

Adult Ballet

Mon 6/04, 7-8 pm. Teacher Gabby. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Gator Salsa Club LA Style

Mon 6/04, 7. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

Swing Dancing at Depot Park

Mon 6/04, 7-8 pm. Get in the swing of things this summer. Join the Florida Swing Dancing Club on Mondays from May 21 to August 6 to learn swing dancing. No experience and no partner needed, family friendly, bring water and be prepared to have fun. Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Avenue, Gainesville, 32601. $5. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]

Ballroom

Mon 6/04, 7:10-8:10 pm. Teacher Howard Anderson. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]


Tuesday 5 June 2018

Tap with Chaya

Tue 6/05, 6-7 pm. Designed to demonstrate that creativity can be fun for everyone and can make our community stronger and healthier. Experience fun, exercise and creative expression, musicality and feeling great through the language and joy of tap dancing as an art form for healing the body, mind and spirit, with rhythm, movement, music and sound. Wear comfortable clothing and tap shoes. Free childcare while you dance. Arrive early, class will begin promptly. North Central Florida YMCA, 5201 NW 34 Street, Gainesville, 32605. Chaya Heller, 561-330-2929. 6 classes $74 or $66 member, 10 classes $108 or $98 member, 1 class $15. Ayurveda Alternatives - [email][events]

Grand Squares

Tue 6/05, 6:15-9 pm. Westside Park, 1001 NW 34 Street, Gainesville. Susie Moon, 352-283-1296. $5. Grand Squares - [email][events]

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

Tue 6/05, 7-9:30 pm. Ballroom dance lesson followed by open dancing. Beginners and experienced dancers welcome. Different dance each week. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville. Eileen Paris. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [email][events]

DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna

Tue 6/05, 7-8:30 pm. Dallas Fort Worth Swing Out class. Learn Texas swing, a smooth style of swing dancing. Wilhelmina Johnson Center, 321 NW 10 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Eric Fisher. Free. Swing N Motion with Eric and Donna - [email][events]

Mi Apa 15 Anniversary Block Party

Tue 6/05, 7-10 pm. You are invited. Join us at our 34th St location for free food, live music with Elio, dancing, giveaways, and much more! Help us celebrate our 15th anniversary in style. Mi Apa Latin Cafe, 114 SW 34 Street, Gainesville, 32607. Gainesville Dance Association - [website][email][events]

Scottish Country Dancing

Tue 6/05, 7-9:30 pm. At a private home. Contact us for directions. Gainesville. Norma Wilson. Gainesville Scottish Country Dancers - [email][events]

Tango Tuesdays at Haile with Alper

Tue 6/05, 7-9:30 pm. Join us for a new series of Tango classes on Tuesdays. 7 pm Beginners Class 8:15 pm Intermediate/Advanced Class Classes will be held at a home studio. Please RSVP this event, you will receive the address and the direction. Haile Plantation, Gainesville, 32608. Alper Unger. $10, $7 for students. UF Argentine Tango Club - [website][events]

Dance Camp International Folk

Tue 6/05, 7:30-9:30 pm. More advanced ethnic dance. Beginners welcome. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Margaret Tolbert. $5. Dance Camp - [email][events]


Wednesday 6 June 2018

Beginner Belly Dance

Wed 6/06, 6-7 pm. Teacher Karina. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Beginner Two Step and Intermediate West Coast Swing Class

Wed 6/06, 7-9:30 pm. New dancers get in free their first class. If you have been coming to our classes already, and bring someone new to our dances you get $5 off the months admission and they get in free. July Classes: We begin a new month of Beginner West Coast Swing classes, followed by Intermediate WCS. Our schedule for the month: Class #1. Newbie Night Class fee due for Intermediate Class #2 Beginner and Int WCS classes Class Social Dance. (no lesson, just dancing) Class #3 Beginner and Int WCS classes West Coast Wednesdays Schedule: 7:00 - 7:15pm Doors Open / Warm Up 7:15 - 8:00pm Beginner West Coast Swing 8:00 - 9:00pm Intermediate West Coast Swing 9:00 - 10:00pm Open Social Dancing Admission Costs: - BEGINNER CLASS: Beginner class may pay per night: $5 for the 7:15-8:00pm Beginner Class. - INTERMEDIATE CLASS: $40 per month due at the first class of the month, which includes all the Beginner and Intermediate classes for the mon ... Rena's Ballroom, Gainesville, 32605. Josh Angel, 352-514-4238. $40 per month includes the entire evening. West Coast Swing with Josh Angel - [more][email][events]

Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa

Wed 6/06, 7. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

Wed 6/06, 8-10 pm. 8pm - 9pm Bachata. 9pm - 10pm Salsa. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]


Thursday 7 June 2018

Israeli Dance with Tony Arroyo

Thu 6/07, 6-8:30 pm. 6:00-6:45 pm Beginners 6:45-7:30 pm Intermediate 7:30-8:30 pm Open Dance. Kol Simcha Messianic Congregation, 5020 NW 23rd Ave, Gainesville, 32606. Tony Arroyo, 352-372-4574. Free. Kol Simcha Messianic Congregation - [website][email][events]

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Foxtrot

Thu 6/07, 7-9:15 pm. Foxtrot I 7 to 8 pm This is a progressive class in the classic dance Fox Trot starting with the basics and building each week. No experience needed, singles and couples are welcome to attend. Rotating partners is optional. 4 week cost: $40/person, $75/couple, or $32/college student. Try out the first class for $10/person. Foxtrot II 8 to 9:15 pm Progressive class in Silver Fox Trot. Must know the basics of open right & left & feather finishes to attend. 4 week cost: $45/person, $85/couple, or $32/college student. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville. Eileen Paris, 352-331-2742. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [email][events]

Gator Salsa Club Bachata

Thu 6/07, 7. O'Connell Center Practice Court, by Gate 3, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

International Folk Dancing

Thu 6/07, 7-10 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Julieta, 352-281-0428. $6. Gainesville International Folk Dancers - [email][events]

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Thu 6/07, 7:30-9:30 pm. Salsa Class: Thursday 7:30-8:30 pm Bachata Class: Thursday 8:30-9:30 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Jose, 888-616-4786. $10 for 1 hour, $20 for 2 hours per night. Discounts for students and packages. Salsa Mundial - [email][events]

Salsa in Space

Thu 6/07, 10 pm-4 am. Gainesville's newest Latin Night. Every Thursday Night Salsa and Bachata from 10 pm to midnight. A Mix of Salsa, Bachata, Reggaeton and Requests from midnight to 4 am. Must Be 18+ to enter. Free before midnight, $5 Cover after midnight. Refreshments available. No outside food or drinks allowed inside. No alcohol sold or allowed inside Space. Space Ultralounge, 601 S Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Gainesville Dance Association - [website][email][events]


Friday 8 June 2018

Contra Dance in Melrose

Fri 6/08, 7:30-10 pm. Melrose Art and Culture Center, #301, Hwy 26, corner of Grove Street, Gainesville. Susie, 352-466-9150. Gainesville Oldtime Dance Society - [website][email][events]

Hippvana Nights in the Hipp Lower Level

Fri 6/08, 8:45 pm-0:45 am. Hosted by Hippodrome Theatre. We are bringing back Hippvana Night. You asked for more, and you got it. In the Hipp Lower Level. A hot night of salsa dancing in the Hipp Lower Level begins with a salsa dancing class taught by Baila Caliente Gainesville at 8:45 pm for just $5 at the door. At 9:45 pm DJ Elio Piedra brings the party when floor opens up for a night of spicy salsa dancing FREE and open to the public. Food will be Latin Faire you can purchase hot off the grill right outside. Elio is a DJ with live beats so people can move with the rhythm of his live percussion. Heat up the Hippodrome with your salsa skills. Elio began his percussion career in Cuba, studying at the National Conservatory of Music and performing in the most important regional musical festivals. He made his U.S. debut performing in Miami and moved to Gainesville shortly after. Now, Elio is a local piano and drums instructor as well as a perform ... Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE 2 Place, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [more][website][email][events]


Saturday 9 June 2018

Swing Dance Lessons with Zack

Sat 6/09, 11 am-1:30 pm. Hello Gainesville, as the Social Director of Florida Swing Dance Club, I will be hosting group private lessons for the summer. My goal is to offer members of the club a place where they can grow their skill and gain individualized lessons to help them do so. I have been giving private lessons for about a year now, and have thoroughly enjoyed doing so. Come get to know the members of the club. I am very excited to see you there. If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to me however is convenient to you. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville. Free. UF Swing Dance Club - [website][email][events]

Ballroom Dance Party

Sat 6/09, 7:30-10:30 pm. Great mix of music of ballroom, latin, swing, and a little country. Light refreshments, large floating dance floor. Lots of free parking. No partner necessary. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville, 32608. Eileen Parris, 352-331-2742. $15 per person, $25 per couple, $12 for Parris Dance students, or $8 college student. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [website][email][events]

Argentine Tango Milonga El Abrazo

Sat 6/09, 8-11 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1st Street, Gainesville, 32606. Steve Littler, 352-226-1103. Tango El Abrazo Milonga - [email][events]

Swing Dance Class and Social

Sat 6/09, 8:30 pm-12 am. Free lesson followed by open dancing. All ages welcome. No partner necessary. Please wear comfortable shoes and bring a water bottle. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville. Free. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]


Sunday 10 June 2018

Nia Holistic Movement

Sun 6/10, 10-11 am. Nia's philosophy is: Through Movement We Find Health. Nia fitness is based on the idea that exercise should feel good inside and out. Nia is a cardio dance group fitness class that incorporates martial arts, dance arts and healing arts. As an ongoing practice, Nia promotes mindfulness, holistic fitness and well-being. Nia empowers people of all shapes and sizes to connect to their body, mind, emotions and spirit by paying attention to sensation. This one-hour class is perfect for all levels of experience and fitness. Parking is available at the back of the building Wear comfortable movement clothes. Bring a bottle of water. You are encouraged to be practice Nia barefoot. First class is free. Come with a friend: both of you enjoy a free class. Visionary Crossfit, 716 N Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. $10. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck

Sun 6/10, 11. Warm up beginning at 10:30 am. Sweat your prayers at Dance Church. Let love be your religion and move with us in that spirit, every other Sunday morning. What a way to start your day, with movement, good vibrations, awesome community of people who are here to be authentic and real and have fun. Ecstatic Dance is a magical time and place in sacred space to completely let go and be yourself. Listen to your intuition. Let your body and breath, be your guide. Let the music move you. Join us in this free-form movement. Lead yourself through a diverse mix of music from different genres, eras and places around the world. Follow your heart to get in the flow and find yourself in the dance. - 90 minutes of 5-rhythms style ecstatic dance. - Culminate the dance by relaxing in a gong bath. - Followed by a delectable vegan potluck. - This is a substance free event - Get in an altered state completely naturally This dance ha ... Aurora Healing Arts, 109 SE 4 Ave, Gainesville, 32601. 352-562-9919. Aurora Healing Arts - [more][email][events]

Baila Caliente

Sun 6/10, 2-5 pm. It's congress season! Join us for 5 weeks of boot camp to fine tune those dancing skills and get you feeling confident enough to dance with the pros. Boot Camp Dates: Sunday May 27th - Salsa Sunday June 3rd - Salsa Saturday June 9th - Bachata Sunday June 17th - Salsa Sunday June 24th- Salsa Pricing: Individual Workshops - $12 Boot Camp Weekend - $20 Salsa Only Boot Camp - $70 Salsa & Bachata Boot Camp- $80 Pay at our studio or via paypal (link below). Workshops will be divided into shines and partner work. Shines (2:00 -3:15): These workshops will help you jazz up your footwork and learn the foundational and fundamental skills needed to better your overall salsa dancing ability, whether it be freestyling or partner work. Partner Work (3:30- 5:00): These workshops will focus on teaching intricate turn patterns, musicality and timing. They’ll help take your salsa dancing to the next level so that you’ll be able to dance with anyone, anytime, anywhere. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]

Tap Dancing

Sun 6/10, 3:10-4:10 pm. Adult multilevel tap dancing with Shay. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Sun 6/10, 5:30-8:30 pm. Join us this Sunday for our usual Sunday Class and Dance. Paul Fairbanks, our regular instructor will be teaching once again in Ocala. Build a solid foundation gaining more knowledge of West Coast Swing concepts and patterns at our West Coast Swing Group class. Stay and practice at our usual social dance, which continues until everyone is done dancing. The more you dance, the better you get. Dancing is fun. No Partner needed, casual attire, flat or low heeled shoes for ladies is best for this dance. Beginner Class 5:30 PM Group Class 6:00 PM Social Dance 7:00 PM Join us afterwards for even more fabulous fun. Afterwards, we usually go nearby to Logan’s Roadhouse, where we hang out and eat and drink a little something, talk more about dancing and other stuff. Admission for lesson and dance is $10. PM Respiratory, 3306 SW 26 Ave, Suite 402, Ocala. Carol Smith. Ocala West Coast Swing - [events]


Monday 11 June 2018

Theatre Dance

Mon 6/11, 6-7 pm. Teacher Howard Anderson. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

English Country Dancing

Mon 6/11, 6:30-9:30 pm. Doors open at 6:30. 6:50 lesson. Dancing starts at 7. English Country Dancing called by Randy Thorp. Bring light refreshments if you like. United Church of Gainesville, 1624 NW 5 Avenue, Gainesville, 32603. Annette Merritt, 352-246-4659. $5, $3 Students. English Country Dancing with Randy and Annette - [email][events]

Adult Ballet

Mon 6/11, 7-8 pm. Teacher Gabby. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Gator Salsa Club LA Style

Mon 6/11, 7. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

Swing Dancing at Depot Park

Mon 6/11, 7-8 pm. Get in the swing of things this summer. Join the Florida Swing Dancing Club on Mondays from May 21 to August 6 to learn swing dancing. No experience and no partner needed, family friendly, bring water and be prepared to have fun. Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Avenue, Gainesville, 32601. $5. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]

Ballroom

Mon 6/11, 7:10-8:10 pm. Teacher Howard Anderson. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]


Tuesday 12 June 2018

Tap with Chaya

Tue 6/12, 6-7 pm. Designed to demonstrate that creativity can be fun for everyone and can make our community stronger and healthier. Experience fun, exercise and creative expression, musicality and feeling great through the language and joy of tap dancing as an art form for healing the body, mind and spirit, with rhythm, movement, music and sound. Wear comfortable clothing and tap shoes. Free childcare while you dance. Arrive early, class will begin promptly. North Central Florida YMCA, 5201 NW 34 Street, Gainesville, 32605. Chaya Heller, 561-330-2929. 6 classes $74 or $66 member, 10 classes $108 or $98 member, 1 class $15. Ayurveda Alternatives - [email][events]

Grand Squares

Tue 6/12, 6:15-9 pm. Westside Park, 1001 NW 34 Street, Gainesville. Susie Moon, 352-283-1296. $5. Grand Squares - [email][events]

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

Tue 6/12, 7-9:30 pm. Ballroom dance lesson followed by open dancing. Beginners and experienced dancers welcome. Different dance each week. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville. Eileen Paris. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [email][events]

DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna

Tue 6/12, 7-8:30 pm. Learn Dallas Ft. Worth Swing Out, a smooth style of swing dancing. Free to beginners in the first month, $20/month after that. Wilhelmina Johnson Center, 321 NW 10 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Eric Fisher. Swing N Motion with Eric and Donna - [email][events]

Scottish Country Dancing

Tue 6/12, 7-9:30 pm. At a private home. Contact us for directions. Gainesville. Norma Wilson. Gainesville Scottish Country Dancers - [email][events]

Tango Tuesdays at Haile with Alper

Tue 6/12, 7-9:30 pm. Join us for a new series of Tango classes on Tuesdays. 7 pm Beginners Class 8:15 pm Intermediate/Advanced Class Classes will be held at a home studio. Please RSVP this event, you will receive the address and the direction. Haile Plantation, Gainesville, 32608. Alper Unger. $10, $7 for students. UF Argentine Tango Club - [website][events]

Dance Camp International Folk

Tue 6/12, 7:30-9:30 pm. More advanced ethnic dance. Beginners welcome. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Margaret Tolbert. $5. Dance Camp - [email][events]


Wednesday 13 June 2018

Beginner Belly Dance

Wed 6/13, 6-7 pm. Teacher Karina. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Irish Dance Introduction to Set Dancing

Wed 6/13, 6-9 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Piper Call, 352-327-1090. Inisheer Irish Dance Company - [email][events]

Beginner Two Step and Intermediate West Coast Swing Class

Wed 6/13, 7-9:30 pm. New dancers get in free their first class. If you have been coming to our classes already, and bring someone new to our dances you get $5 off the months admission and they get in free. July Classes: We begin a new month of Beginner West Coast Swing classes, followed by Intermediate WCS. Our schedule for the month: Class #1. Newbie Night Class fee due for Intermediate Class #2 Beginner and Int WCS classes Class Social Dance. (no lesson, just dancing) Class #3 Beginner and Int WCS classes West Coast Wednesdays Schedule: 7:00 - 7:15pm Doors Open / Warm Up 7:15 - 8:00pm Beginner West Coast Swing 8:00 - 9:00pm Intermediate West Coast Swing 9:00 - 10:00pm Open Social Dancing Admission Costs: - BEGINNER CLASS: Beginner class may pay per night: $5 for the 7:15-8:00pm Beginner Class. - INTERMEDIATE CLASS: $40 per month due at the first class of the month, which includes all the Beginner and Intermediate classes for the mon ... Rena's Ballroom, Gainesville, 32605. Josh Angel, 352-514-4238. $40 per month includes the entire evening. West Coast Swing with Josh Angel - [more][email][events]

Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa

Wed 6/13, 7. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

Wed 6/13, 8-10 pm. 8pm - 9pm Bachata. 9pm - 10pm Salsa. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]


Thursday 14 June 2018

Israeli Dance with Tony Arroyo

Thu 6/14, 6-8:30 pm. 6:00-6:45 pm Beginners 6:45-7:30 pm Intermediate 7:30-8:30 pm Open Dance. Kol Simcha Messianic Congregation, 5020 NW 23rd Ave, Gainesville, 32606. Tony Arroyo, 352-372-4574. Free. Kol Simcha Messianic Congregation - [website][email][events]

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Foxtrot

Thu 6/14, 7-9:15 pm. Foxtrot I 7 to 8 pm This is a progressive class in the classic dance Fox Trot starting with the basics and building each week. No experience needed, singles and couples are welcome to attend. Rotating partners is optional. 4 week cost: $40/person, $75/couple, or $32/college student. Try out the first class for $10/person. Foxtrot II 8 to 9:15 pm Progressive class in Silver Fox Trot. Must know the basics of open right & left & feather finishes to attend. 4 week cost: $45/person, $85/couple, or $32/college student. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville. Eileen Paris, 352-331-2742. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [email][events]

Gator Salsa Club Bachata

Thu 6/14, 7. O'Connell Center Practice Court, by Gate 3, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

International Folk Dancing

Thu 6/14, 7-10 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Julieta, 352-281-0428. $6. Gainesville International Folk Dancers - [email][events]

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Thu 6/14, 7:30-9:30 pm. Salsa Class: Thursday 7:30-8:30 pm Bachata Class: Thursday 8:30-9:30 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Jose, 888-616-4786. $10 for 1 hour, $20 for 2 hours per night. Discounts for students and packages. Salsa Mundial - [email][events]

Salsa in Space

Thu 6/14, 10 pm-4 am. Gainesville's newest Latin Night. Every Thursday Night Salsa and Bachata from 10 pm to midnight. A Mix of Salsa, Bachata, Reggaeton and Requests from midnight to 4 am. Must Be 18+ to enter. Free before midnight, $5 Cover after midnight. Refreshments available. No outside food or drinks allowed inside. No alcohol sold or allowed inside Space. Space Ultralounge, 601 S Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Gainesville Dance Association - [website][email][events]


Saturday 16 June 2018

Swing Dance Lessons with Zack

Sat 6/16, 11:30 am-1:30 pm. Hello Gainesville, as the Social Director of Florida Swing Dance Club, I will be hosting group private lessons for the summer. My goal is to offer members of the club a place where they can grow their skill and gain individualized lessons to help them do so. I have been giving private lessons for about a year now, and have thoroughly enjoyed doing so. Come get to know the members of the club. I am very excited to see you there. If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to me however is convenient to you. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville. Free. UF Swing Dance Club - [website][email][events]

Contra Dance

Sat 6/16, 7-10 pm. 5:45 Waltz. 6:30 Beginners lesson a half hour before the contra dance starts. No partner needed. Please wear clean, soft-soled shoes to protect the floor. Thelma Boltin Center, 516 NE 2nd Avenue, Gainesville. Susie, 352-466-9150. Gainesville Oldtime Dance Society - [website][email][events]

Swing Dance Class and Social

Sat 6/16, 8:30 pm-12 am. Free lesson followed by open dancing. All ages welcome. No partner necessary. Please wear comfortable shoes and bring a water bottle. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville. Free. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]

Gator Salsa Club Summer Social

Sat 6/16, 9 pm-2 am. It ia time for our Summer Social. We have a new location for this one. And the best part, the social is free for everyone. All levels of dancers are encouraged to attend. Social dancing is the best way to improve as a lead and a follow. Do not be shy. Schedule: Bachata workshop: 9 pm Social dancing: 10 pm - 2 am. Salsa Mundial, 3501 SW 2 Avenue, Suite G, Gainesville, 32607. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]


Sunday 17 June 2018

Nia Holistic Movement

Sun 6/17, 10-11 am. Nia's philosophy is: Through Movement We Find Health. Nia fitness is based on the idea that exercise should feel good inside and out. Nia is a cardio dance group fitness class that incorporates martial arts, dance arts and healing arts. As an ongoing practice, Nia promotes mindfulness, holistic fitness and well-being. Nia empowers people of all shapes and sizes to connect to their body, mind, emotions and spirit by paying attention to sensation. This one-hour class is perfect for all levels of experience and fitness. Parking is available at the back of the building Wear comfortable movement clothes. Bring a bottle of water. You are encouraged to be practice Nia barefoot. First class is free. Come with a friend: both of you enjoy a free class. Visionary Crossfit, 716 N Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. $10. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]

Baila Caliente

Sun 6/17, 2-5 pm. It's congress season! Join us for 5 weeks of boot camp to fine tune those dancing skills and get you feeling confident enough to dance with the pros. Boot Camp Dates: Sunday May 27th - Salsa Sunday June 3rd - Salsa Saturday June 9th - Bachata Sunday June 17th - Salsa Sunday June 24th- Salsa Pricing: Individual Workshops - $12 Boot Camp Weekend - $20 Salsa Only Boot Camp - $70 Salsa & Bachata Boot Camp- $80 Pay at our studio or via paypal (link below). Workshops will be divided into shines and partner work. Shines (2:00 -3:15): These workshops will help you jazz up your footwork and learn the foundational and fundamental skills needed to better your overall salsa dancing ability, whether it be freestyling or partner work. Partner Work (3:30- 5:00): These workshops will focus on teaching intricate turn patterns, musicality and timing. They’ll help take your salsa dancing to the next level so that you’ll be able to dance with anyone, anytime, anywhere. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]

Vintage Waltz

Sun 6/17, 2-5 pm. Invite a new dancer. Bring a friend. First time attendees get in free. Please wear non-scuff shoes in the building to protect the fine dance floor. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville, 32601. Patrick Harrigan. $10, $5 students. Vintage Waltz - [events]

Tap Dancing

Sun 6/17, 3:10-4:10 pm. Adult multilevel tap dancing with Shay. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Sun 6/17, 5:30-8:30 pm. Join us this Sunday for our usual Sunday Class and Dance. Paul Fairbanks, our regular instructor will be teaching once again in Ocala. Build a solid foundation gaining more knowledge of West Coast Swing concepts and patterns at our West Coast Swing Group class. Stay and practice at our usual social dance, which continues until everyone is done dancing. The more you dance, the better you get. Dancing is fun. No Partner needed, casual attire, flat or low heeled shoes for ladies is best for this dance. Beginner Class 5:30 PM Group Class 6:00 PM Social Dance 7:00 PM Join us afterwards for even more fabulous fun. Afterwards, we usually go nearby to Logan’s Roadhouse, where we hang out and eat and drink a little something, talk more about dancing and other stuff. Admission for lesson and dance is $10. PM Respiratory, 3306 SW 26 Ave, Suite 402, Ocala. Carol Smith. Ocala West Coast Swing - [events]

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck

Sun 6/17, 7. Warm up beginning at 6:30 pm. Sweat your prayers at Dance Church. Let love be your religion and move with us in that spirit, every other Sunday morning. What a way to start your day, with movement, good vibrations, awesome community of people who are here to be authentic and real and have fun. Ecstatic Dance is a magical time and place in sacred space to completely let go and be yourself. Listen to your intuition. Let your body and breath, be your guide. Let the music move you. Join us in this free-form movement. Lead yourself through a diverse mix of music from different genres, eras and places around the world. Follow your heart to get in the flow and find yourself in the dance. - 90 minutes of 5-rhythms style ecstatic dance. - Culminate the dance by relaxing in a gong bath. - Followed by a delectable vegan potluck. - This is a substance free event - Get in an altered state completely naturally This dance hap ... Aurora Healing Arts, 109 SE 4 Ave, Gainesville, 32601. 352-562-9919. Aurora Healing Arts - [more][email][events]


Monday 18 June 2018

Theatre Dance

Mon 6/18, 6-7 pm. Teacher Howard Anderson. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

English Country Dancing

Mon 6/18, 6:30-9:30 pm. Doors open at 6:30. 6:50 lesson. Dancing starts at 7. English Country Dancing called by Randy Thorp. Bring light refreshments if you like. United Church of Gainesville, 1624 NW 5 Avenue, Gainesville, 32603. Annette Merritt, 352-246-4659. $5, $3 Students. English Country Dancing with Randy and Annette - [email][events]

Adult Ballet

Mon 6/18, 7-8 pm. Teacher Gabby. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Gator Salsa Club LA Style

Mon 6/18, 7. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

Swing Dancing at Depot Park

Mon 6/18, 7-8 pm. Get in the swing of things this summer. Join the Florida Swing Dancing Club on Mondays from May 21 to August 6 to learn swing dancing. No experience and no partner needed, family friendly, bring water and be prepared to have fun. Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Avenue, Gainesville, 32601. $5. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]

Ballroom

Mon 6/18, 7:10-8:10 pm. Teacher Howard Anderson. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]


Tuesday 19 June 2018

Tap with Chaya

Tue 6/19, 6-7 pm. Designed to demonstrate that creativity can be fun for everyone and can make our community stronger and healthier. Experience fun, exercise and creative expression, musicality and feeling great through the language and joy of tap dancing as an art form for healing the body, mind and spirit, with rhythm, movement, music and sound. Wear comfortable clothing and tap shoes. Free childcare while you dance. Arrive early, class will begin promptly. North Central Florida YMCA, 5201 NW 34 Street, Gainesville, 32605. Chaya Heller, 561-330-2929. 6 classes $74 or $66 member, 10 classes $108 or $98 member, 1 class $15. Ayurveda Alternatives - [email][events]

Grand Squares

Tue 6/19, 6:15-9 pm. Westside Park, 1001 NW 34 Street, Gainesville. Susie Moon, 352-283-1296. $5. Grand Squares - [email][events]

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

Tue 6/19, 7-9:30 pm. Ballroom dance lesson followed by open dancing. Beginners and experienced dancers welcome. Different dance each week. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville. Eileen Paris. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [email][events]

DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna

Tue 6/19, 7-8:30 pm. Learn Dallas Ft. Worth Swing Out, a smooth style of swing dancing. Free to beginners in the first month, $20/month after that. Wilhelmina Johnson Center, 321 NW 10 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Eric Fisher. Swing N Motion with Eric and Donna - [email][events]

Scottish Country Dancing

Tue 6/19, 7-9:30 pm. At a private home. Contact us for directions. Gainesville. Norma Wilson. Gainesville Scottish Country Dancers - [email][events]

Tango Tuesdays at Haile with Alper

Tue 6/19, 7-9:30 pm. Join us for a new series of Tango classes on Tuesdays. 7 pm Beginners Class 8:15 pm Intermediate/Advanced Class Classes will be held at a home studio. Please RSVP this event, you will receive the address and the direction. Haile Plantation, Gainesville, 32608. Alper Unger. $10, $7 for students. UF Argentine Tango Club - [website][events]

Dance Camp International Folk

Tue 6/19, 7:30-9:30 pm. More advanced ethnic dance. Beginners welcome. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Margaret Tolbert. $5. Dance Camp - [email][events]


Wednesday 20 June 2018

Beginner Belly Dance

Wed 6/20, 6-7 pm. Teacher Karina. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Irish Dance Introduction to Set Dancing

Wed 6/20, 6-9 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Piper Call, 352-327-1090. Inisheer Irish Dance Company - [email][events]

Beginner Two Step and Intermediate West Coast Swing Class

Wed 6/20, 7-9:30 pm. New dancers get in free their first class. If you have been coming to our classes already, and bring someone new to our dances you get $5 off the months admission and they get in free. July Classes: We begin a new month of Beginner West Coast Swing classes, followed by Intermediate WCS. Our schedule for the month: Class #1. Newbie Night Class fee due for Intermediate Class #2 Beginner and Int WCS classes Class Social Dance. (no lesson, just dancing) Class #3 Beginner and Int WCS classes West Coast Wednesdays Schedule: 7:00 - 7:15pm Doors Open / Warm Up 7:15 - 8:00pm Beginner West Coast Swing 8:00 - 9:00pm Intermediate West Coast Swing 9:00 - 10:00pm Open Social Dancing Admission Costs: - BEGINNER CLASS: Beginner class may pay per night: $5 for the 7:15-8:00pm Beginner Class. - INTERMEDIATE CLASS: $40 per month due at the first class of the month, which includes all the Beginner and Intermediate classes for the mon ... Rena's Ballroom, Gainesville, 32605. Josh Angel, 352-514-4238. $40 per month includes the entire evening. West Coast Swing with Josh Angel - [more][email][events]

Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa

Wed 6/20, 7. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

Wed 6/20, 8-10 pm. 8pm - 9pm Bachata. 9pm - 10pm Salsa. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]


Thursday 21 June 2018

Israeli Dance with Tony Arroyo

Thu 6/21, 6-8:30 pm. 6:00-6:45 pm Beginners 6:45-7:30 pm Intermediate 7:30-8:30 pm Open Dance. Kol Simcha Messianic Congregation, 5020 NW 23rd Ave, Gainesville, 32606. Tony Arroyo, 352-372-4574. Free. Kol Simcha Messianic Congregation - [website][email][events]

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Foxtrot

Thu 6/21, 7-9:15 pm. Foxtrot I 7 to 8 pm This is a progressive class in the classic dance Fox Trot starting with the basics and building each week. No experience needed, singles and couples are welcome to attend. Rotating partners is optional. 4 week cost: $40/person, $75/couple, or $32/college student. Try out the first class for $10/person. Foxtrot II 8 to 9:15 pm Progressive class in Silver Fox Trot. Must know the basics of open right & left & feather finishes to attend. 4 week cost: $45/person, $85/couple, or $32/college student. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville. Eileen Paris, 352-331-2742. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [email][events]

Gator Salsa Club Bachata

Thu 6/21, 7. O'Connell Center Practice Court, by Gate 3, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

International Folk Dancing

Thu 6/21, 7-10 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Julieta, 352-281-0428. $6. Gainesville International Folk Dancers - [email][events]

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Thu 6/21, 7:30-9:30 pm. Salsa Class: Thursday 7:30-8:30 pm Bachata Class: Thursday 8:30-9:30 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Jose, 888-616-4786. $10 for 1 hour, $20 for 2 hours per night. Discounts for students and packages. Salsa Mundial - [email][events]

Salsa in Space

Thu 6/21, 10 pm-4 am. Gainesville's newest Latin Night. Every Thursday Night Salsa and Bachata from 10 pm to midnight. A Mix of Salsa, Bachata, Reggaeton and Requests from midnight to 4 am. Must Be 18+ to enter. Free before midnight, $5 Cover after midnight. Refreshments available. No outside food or drinks allowed inside. No alcohol sold or allowed inside Space. Space Ultralounge, 601 S Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Gainesville Dance Association - [website][email][events]


Friday 22 June 2018

Teach Me to Dance Workshop and Fundraiser for Ballroom, Line, Swing Out and Stepping

Fri 6/22 to Sat 6/23. Workshops for all levels in Ballroom, Line Dancing, Swing Out and Chicago Style Steppin' are being offered. Taught by several guest instructors. $55 All access pass includes 4 Workshops, Friday and Saturday night parties. Sponsored by the Iota Lambda Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority. All proceeds will benefit the Focus Summer Program. Our goal for this fundraiser is to sponsor 20 children to attend the Focus Academic Summer Program so that they can learn the art of Ballroom, Line, Swing-Out and Steppin' Dance (BLSSD) during the 8 weeks of summer. Help sponsor a child today. www.paypal.me/blssdfuture. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville. Wanda Llyoyd, 904-537-7763. Gainesville Dance Association - [events]

Salsa Happy Hour with Baila Caliente

Fri 6/22, 9 pm-2 am. At the Famous Latin Night, Costa Fridays. Doors open at 9 pm. $1 Drinks til 11 pm $1 Cover til 11 pm DJ Bob Ocho in the Salsa and Bachata mix. Free Salsa during the first 2 hours of the night, ask any of the instructors from Baila Caliente for dancing moves. Gold Room Nightclub, 11 SW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Bob, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]


Saturday 23 June 2018

Teach Me to Dance Workshop and Fundraiser for Ballroom, Line, Swing Out and Stepping

Sat 6/23. Workshops for all levels in Ballroom, Line Dancing, Swing Out and Chicago Style Steppin' are being offered. Taught by several guest instructors. $55 All access pass includes 4 Workshops, Friday and Saturday night parties. Sponsored by the Iota Lambda Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority. All proceeds will benefit the Focus Summer Program. Our goal for this fundraiser is to sponsor 20 children to attend the Focus Academic Summer Program so that they can learn the art of Ballroom, Line, Swing-Out and Steppin' Dance (BLSSD) during the 8 weeks of summer. Help sponsor a child today. www.paypal.me/blssdfuture. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville. Wanda Llyoyd, 904-537-7763. Gainesville Dance Association - [events]

Swing Dance Workshop with Zack

Sat 6/23, 11:30 am-3:45 pm. Hello Gainesville, as the Social Director of Florida Swing Dance Club, I will be hosting group private lessons for the summer. My goal is to offer members of the club a place where they can grow their skill and gain individualized lessons to help them do so. I have been giving private lessons for about a year now, and have thoroughly enjoyed doing so. Come get to know the members of the club. I am very excited to see you there. If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to me however is convenient to you. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville. Free. UF Swing Dance Club - [website][email][events]

Ballroom Dance Party Tropical Theme

Sat 6/23, 7:30-10:30 pm. Great mix of music of ballroom, latin, swing, and a little country. Light refreshments, large floating dance floor. Lots of free parking. No partner necessary. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville, 32608. Eileen Parris, 352-331-2742. $15 per person, $25 per couple, $12 for Parris Dance students, or $8 college student. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [website][email][events]

Swing Dance Class and Social

Sat 6/23, 8:30 pm-12 am. Free lesson followed by open dancing. All ages welcome. No partner necessary. Please wear comfortable shoes and bring a water bottle. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville. Free. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]

Baila Caliente Monthly Social

Sat 6/23, 9:30 pm-2:45 am. 70% Salsa. We invite you to join us as we dance and get ourselves ready for The Orlando Salsa Congress. This social is themed. Wear your White shirt or blouse and Royal Blue Jeans. Come dance the night away, enjoy the festivities, and meet new people. Dj Chocolate Pecan will be playing the best salsa, bachata, merengue and chacha. Performances: Baila Caliente Ladies Workshop: Salsa by Special Guest TBA Workshop Time 9:30 - 10:30 pm... social dancing to follow immediately. Cost: $12 for workshop and social. $10 with student ID $7 for workshop only. $5 with student ID $7 for social only. $5 with student ID Please feel free to send your musical request to this event post or to Bob Ocho on messenger.. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [website][email][events]


Sunday 24 June 2018

Nia Holistic Movement

Sun 6/24, 10-11 am. Nia's philosophy is: Through Movement We Find Health. Nia fitness is based on the idea that exercise should feel good inside and out. Nia is a cardio dance group fitness class that incorporates martial arts, dance arts and healing arts. As an ongoing practice, Nia promotes mindfulness, holistic fitness and well-being. Nia empowers people of all shapes and sizes to connect to their body, mind, emotions and spirit by paying attention to sensation. This one-hour class is perfect for all levels of experience and fitness. Parking is available at the back of the building Wear comfortable movement clothes. Bring a bottle of water. You are encouraged to be practice Nia barefoot. First class is free. Come with a friend: both of you enjoy a free class. Visionary Crossfit, 716 N Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. $10. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck

Sun 6/24, 11. Warm up beginning at 10:30 am. Sweat your prayers at Dance Church. Let love be your religion and move with us in that spirit, every other Sunday morning. What a way to start your day, with movement, good vibrations, awesome community of people who are here to be authentic and real and have fun. Ecstatic Dance is a magical time and place in sacred space to completely let go and be yourself. Listen to your intuition. Let your body and breath, be your guide. Let the music move you. Join us in this free-form movement. Lead yourself through a diverse mix of music from different genres, eras and places around the world. Follow your heart to get in the flow and find yourself in the dance. - 90 minutes of 5-rhythms style ecstatic dance. - Culminate the dance by relaxing in a gong bath. - Followed by a delectable vegan potluck. - This is a substance free event - Get in an altered state completely naturally This dance ha ... Aurora Healing Arts, 109 SE 4 Ave, Gainesville, 32601. 352-562-9919. Aurora Healing Arts - [more][email][events]

Baila Caliente

Sun 6/24, 2-5 pm. It's congress season! Join us for 5 weeks of boot camp to fine tune those dancing skills and get you feeling confident enough to dance with the pros. Boot Camp Dates: Sunday May 27th - Salsa Sunday June 3rd - Salsa Saturday June 9th - Bachata Sunday June 17th - Salsa Sunday June 24th- Salsa Pricing: Individual Workshops - $12 Boot Camp Weekend - $20 Salsa Only Boot Camp - $70 Salsa & Bachata Boot Camp- $80 Pay at our studio or via paypal (link below). Workshops will be divided into shines and partner work. Shines (2:00 -3:15): These workshops will help you jazz up your footwork and learn the foundational and fundamental skills needed to better your overall salsa dancing ability, whether it be freestyling or partner work. Partner Work (3:30- 5:00): These workshops will focus on teaching intricate turn patterns, musicality and timing. They’ll help take your salsa dancing to the next level so that you’ll be able to dance with anyone, anytime, anywhere. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]

Tap Dancing

Sun 6/24, 3:10-4:10 pm. Adult multilevel tap dancing with Shay. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Sun 6/24, 5:30-8:30 pm. Join us this Sunday for our usual Sunday Class and Dance. Paul Fairbanks, our regular instructor will be teaching once again in Ocala. Build a solid foundation gaining more knowledge of West Coast Swing concepts and patterns at our West Coast Swing Group class. Stay and practice at our usual social dance, which continues until everyone is done dancing. The more you dance, the better you get. Dancing is fun. No Partner needed, casual attire, flat or low heeled shoes for ladies is best for this dance. Beginner Class 5:30 PM Group Class 6:00 PM Social Dance 7:00 PM Join us afterwards for even more fabulous fun. Afterwards, we usually go nearby to Logan’s Roadhouse, where we hang out and eat and drink a little something, talk more about dancing and other stuff. Admission for lesson and dance is $10. PM Respiratory, 3306 SW 26 Ave, Suite 402, Ocala. Carol Smith. Ocala West Coast Swing - [events]


Monday 25 June 2018

Theatre Dance

Mon 6/25, 6-7 pm. Teacher Howard Anderson. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

English Country Dancing

Mon 6/25, 6:30-9:30 pm. Doors open at 6:30. 6:50 lesson. Dancing starts at 7. English Country Dancing called by Randy Thorp. Bring light refreshments if you like. United Church of Gainesville, 1624 NW 5 Avenue, Gainesville, 32603. Annette Merritt, 352-246-4659. $5, $3 Students. English Country Dancing with Randy and Annette - [email][events]

Adult Ballet

Mon 6/25, 7-8 pm. Teacher Gabby. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Gator Salsa Club LA Style

Mon 6/25, 7. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

Israeli Dancing with Andy

Mon 6/25, 7-9 pm. 7 to 7:45 Beginners. Have fun doing beautiful Israeli folk dances to great music, while learning how to dance. The best exercise for your mind, body and soul. All ages. No experience needed. Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. $20 for 4 weeks, or $8 per night, per family. College aged and under are free. Israeli Dance with Andrew Weitzen - [website][email][events]

Swing Dancing at Depot Park

Mon 6/25, 7-8 pm. Get in the swing of things this summer. Join the Florida Swing Dancing Club on Mondays from May 21 to August 6 to learn swing dancing. No experience and no partner needed, family friendly, bring water and be prepared to have fun. Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Avenue, Gainesville, 32601. $5. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]

Ballroom

Mon 6/25, 7:10-8:10 pm. Teacher Howard Anderson. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]


Tuesday 26 June 2018

Tap with Chaya

Tue 6/26, 6-7 pm. Designed to demonstrate that creativity can be fun for everyone and can make our community stronger and healthier. Experience fun, exercise and creative expression, musicality and feeling great through the language and joy of tap dancing as an art form for healing the body, mind and spirit, with rhythm, movement, music and sound. Wear comfortable clothing and tap shoes. Free childcare while you dance. Arrive early, class will begin promptly. North Central Florida YMCA, 5201 NW 34 Street, Gainesville, 32605. Chaya Heller, 561-330-2929. 6 classes $74 or $66 member, 10 classes $108 or $98 member, 1 class $15. Ayurveda Alternatives - [email][events]

Grand Squares

Tue 6/26, 6:15-9 pm. Westside Park, 1001 NW 34 Street, Gainesville. Susie Moon, 352-283-1296. $5. Grand Squares - [email][events]

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

Tue 6/26, 7-9:30 pm. Ballroom dance lesson followed by open dancing. Beginners and experienced dancers welcome. Different dance each week. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville. Eileen Paris. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [email][events]

DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna

Tue 6/26, 7-8:30 pm. Learn Dallas Ft. Worth Swing Out, a smooth style of swing dancing. Free to beginners in the first month, $20/month after that. Wilhelmina Johnson Center, 321 NW 10 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Eric Fisher. Swing N Motion with Eric and Donna - [email][events]

Scottish Country Dancing

Tue 6/26, 7-9:30 pm. At a private home. Contact us for directions. Gainesville. Norma Wilson. Gainesville Scottish Country Dancers - [email][events]

Dance Camp International Folk

Tue 6/26, 7:30-9:30 pm. More advanced ethnic dance. Beginners welcome. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Margaret Tolbert. $5. Dance Camp - [email][events]


Wednesday 27 June 2018

Beginner Belly Dance

Wed 6/27, 6-7 pm. Teacher Karina. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Irish Dance Introduction to Set Dancing

Wed 6/27, 6-9 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Piper Call, 352-327-1090. Inisheer Irish Dance Company - [email][events]

Beginner Two Step and Intermediate West Coast Swing Class

Wed 6/27, 7-9:30 pm. New dancers get in free their first class. If you have been coming to our classes already, and bring someone new to our dances you get $5 off the months admission and they get in free. July Classes: We begin a new month of Beginner West Coast Swing classes, followed by Intermediate WCS. Our schedule for the month: Class #1. Newbie Night Class fee due for Intermediate Class #2 Beginner and Int WCS classes Class Social Dance. (no lesson, just dancing) Class #3 Beginner and Int WCS classes West Coast Wednesdays Schedule: 7:00 - 7:15pm Doors Open / Warm Up 7:15 - 8:00pm Beginner West Coast Swing 8:00 - 9:00pm Intermediate West Coast Swing 9:00 - 10:00pm Open Social Dancing Admission Costs: - BEGINNER CLASS: Beginner class may pay per night: $5 for the 7:15-8:00pm Beginner Class. - INTERMEDIATE CLASS: $40 per month due at the first class of the month, which includes all the Beginner and Intermediate classes for the mon ... Rena's Ballroom, Gainesville, 32605. Josh Angel, 352-514-4238. $40 per month includes the entire evening. West Coast Swing with Josh Angel - [more][email][events]

Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa

Wed 6/27, 7. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

Wed 6/27, 8-10 pm. 8pm - 9pm Bachata. 9pm - 10pm Salsa. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]


Thursday 28 June 2018

Israeli Dance with Tony Arroyo

Thu 6/28, 6-8:30 pm. 6:00-6:45 pm Beginners 6:45-7:30 pm Intermediate 7:30-8:30 pm Open Dance. Kol Simcha Messianic Congregation, 5020 NW 23rd Ave, Gainesville, 32606. Tony Arroyo, 352-372-4574. Free. Kol Simcha Messianic Congregation - [website][email][events]

Hustle, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 1 of 1

Thu 6/28, 6:30-9:30 pm. 6:30 pm Hustle 7:30 pm Salsa 8:30 pm Argentine Tango Each class is one hour and consists of both instruction and dancing. Couples friendly, you rotate as much as you want or not at all. Singles friendly, no partner needed. The more you dance, the faster you learn. The cost is for one class per person. You are invited to stay for the other classes on the same night at no extra charge, because we want you to dance more and learn faster. Cost: $10, or $5 student If financial considerations are keeping you from dancing, contact me. Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side in the social hall, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. Swing Dance Gainesville - [email][events]

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Foxtrot

Thu 6/28, 7-9:15 pm. Foxtrot I 7 to 8 pm This is a progressive class in the classic dance Fox Trot starting with the basics and building each week. No experience needed, singles and couples are welcome to attend. Rotating partners is optional. 4 week cost: $40/person, $75/couple, or $32/college student. Try out the first class for $10/person. Foxtrot II 8 to 9:15 pm Progressive class in Silver Fox Trot. Must know the basics of open right & left & feather finishes to attend. 4 week cost: $45/person, $85/couple, or $32/college student. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville. Eileen Paris, 352-331-2742. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [email][events]

Gator Salsa Club Bachata

Thu 6/28, 7. O'Connell Center Practice Court, by Gate 3, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

International Folk Dancing

Thu 6/28, 7-10 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Julieta, 352-281-0428. $6. Gainesville International Folk Dancers - [email][events]

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Thu 6/28, 7:30-9:30 pm. Salsa Class: Thursday 7:30-8:30 pm Bachata Class: Thursday 8:30-9:30 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Jose, 888-616-4786. $10 for 1 hour, $20 for 2 hours per night. Discounts for students and packages. Salsa Mundial - [email][events]

Salsa in Space

Thu 6/28, 10 pm-4 am. Gainesville's newest Latin Night. Every Thursday Night Salsa and Bachata from 10 pm to midnight. A Mix of Salsa, Bachata, Reggaeton and Requests from midnight to 4 am. Must Be 18+ to enter. Free before midnight, $5 Cover after midnight. Refreshments available. No outside food or drinks allowed inside. No alcohol sold or allowed inside Space. Space Ultralounge, 601 S Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Gainesville Dance Association - [website][email][events]


Friday 29 June 2018

Independence Day Swing Dance and Blues Party

Fri 6/29, 7:30. 7:30 Swing Dance. Midnight Blues Party. Rion Ballroom, Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville. $5. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]


Saturday 30 June 2018

Swing Dance Pool Party and Cookout Social

Sat 6/30, 2. Hello Gainesville, as the Social Director of Florida Swing Dance Club, I will be hosting group private lessons for the summer. My goal is to offer members of the club a place where they can grow their skill and gain individualized lessons to help them do so. I have been giving private lessons for about a year now, and have thoroughly enjoyed doing so. Come get to know the members of the club. I am very excited to see you there. If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to me however is convenient to you. Gainesville. Free. UF Swing Dance Club - [website][email][events]

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