Events

When:

Friday, January 31, 2020 through
Friday, April 17, 2020

Where:

Woodruff Hall 304
 
 

Social/ Ballroom Dancing for Spring 2020


This course offers an opportunity to gain experience in social / ballroom dancing. It is an excellent choice for those looking to develop fundamental dance skills as well as building on previous experience.

The instructor will break down all dance figures and combine them to form amalgamated routines. Best practice syllabus based techniques in timing, feet positions, alignment, footwork, and lead and follow will be demonstrated. This class is suitable for first time dancers as well as those with previous experience. It is designed to build confidence and enhance social enjoyment on the dance floor. Social dancing gives you a more positive outlook on life!

Enrollment with a partner is recommended; however singles are welcome. Participants should wear comfortable clothes and leather bottom shoes or dance shoes. Sneakers or rubber bottom shoes are not recommended.


Candidate Dances

  • Foxtrot
  • Rumba
  • Waltz
  • Cha Cha
  • Swing
  • Salsa/Mambo
  • Bolero
  • Tango
  • Meringue

Dates

The class will meet on Fridays from 7:00 p.m.–8:30 p.m.

1/31, 2/7, 2/14, 2/21, 2/28, 3/6, 3/13, 3/27, 4/3, 4/10 and 4/17


Instructor

Richard Fiore, Dual Licentiate, US Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing


Schedule

Date

Time Slot 1 (3/4 hour)

Time Slot 2 (3/4 hour)

January 31, 2020

Foxtrot

Rumba

February 7, 2020

Foxtrot

Rumba

February 14, 2020

Foxtrot

Rumba

February 21, 2020

Waltz

Cha Cha

February 28, 2020

Waltz

Cha Cha

February 6, 2020

Waltz

Cha Cha

February 13, 2020

Swing

Salsa

March 20, 2020

No Class

No Class

March 27, 2020

Swing

Salsa

April 3, 2020

Swing

Bolero

April 10, 2020

Bolero

Tango

April 17, 2020

Tango

Meringue


Registration

  • The course is $75/person for all 11 sessions for members of the Adelphi community (students, faculty, staff and alumni), as well as their partners.
  • The cost for non-Adelphi community members is $125/person for all 11 sessions.

» Download the Registration Form

Refunds are not available unless the course is canceled.

The payment for noncredit courses cannot be applied to courses taken in the future for university credit.