UPCOMING DANCES
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DANCE EVENTS & WORKSHOPS

Sat, Jan 20 at 7:00pm · West Coast Swing

Monthly West Coast Swing Social Dance Lab
Henderson County Athletics and Activity Center
(5.00)

**NEW LOCATION & NIGHT** Hosted by the Blue Ridge Dance Lab Want to try a smooth style that allows for free-styling where you can groove in a super fun way? Come join us in our monthly West Coast Swing social dance lab! Interact with your dance family and make new friends! 7:00-11:00pm with a lesson included in the first hour No partner required and dress is casual! (cash and card accepted)


Sat, Jan 20 at 7:30pm · Ballroom

HENDERSONVILLE BALLROOM DANCE Club: Weekly on Saturdays
Hendersonville Elk's Lodge #1616
($7)

7:30PM-10PM. Upstairs room at the Elks Lodge, 546 N. Justice St., Hendersonville. Dance professional Paulette Cole teaches a free lesson for us from 6:30-7:30 before each dance. All are welcome…we always have singles and beginners! No membership required but members pay $15 annual fee and $5 per dance. Non-members are $7. Please check our FB page or website (www.hendesonvilleballroomclub.com) for changes in the monthly schedule.


Sat, Jan 20 at 7:30pm · Contra

Harvest Moon Folk Society Contra Dance at the River Falls Lodge
River Falls Lodge
($8)

Beginner's workshop lesson at 7:30 P.M., then 8-11 P.M. Contra Dance with Country Waltzing at the break and the final dance. This is a partner dance but it's not necessary to come with a partner. We have live bands. On this Saturday we will be having Ben Schreiber & Jeff Spero playing with Jacqui Grennan calling. This dance is held every Saturday for the months of January, February, and March with different live bands and callers. See www.harvestmoonfolk.org for other dates including after March, and for more information.


Sat, Jan 20 at 8:00pm · Ballroom

Ballroom Dance at Asheville Ballroom
Asheville Ballroom & Dance Centre

Saturday, Jan 20,  8-11 PM    BALLROOM DANCE  - Get your Dance Shoes Ready for our Ballroom Dance at the Asheville Ballroom. Enjoy dancing in an elegant ballroom with a 5,000-sq. ft. hardwood dance floor. Dance Mixers provided to keep you dancing. Inclusive - No partner necessary, bring one if you can.

Dance/Lesson package

$10/pp.


Contact Debbie McCart for information: (828) 777-7225

Pay at the door.


www.ashevilleballroom.net


Sun, Jan 21 at 9:00am · Ecstatic Dance

Sundays – Asheville Movement Collective Ecstatic Dance Waves
Jewish Community Center
($8-20)

Freeform movement in a conversation free space to diverse styles and rhythms of music music in a 'wave' format. We move/dance barefoot (or in soft soled dance shoes). $8-20 sliding scale Sundays 9am and 11am, Fridays 7:30 Sundays: Asheville Jewish Community Center 236 Charlotte St, Asheville, NC 28801 Contact: info@ashevillemovementcollective.com


Sun, Jan 21 at 4:00pm · English country

Asheville English Country Dance
Homewood
($7/$6 for Old Farmers Ball Members)

Leader:  Tom Hinds (guest caller from Charlottesville, VA, touring through the area) Music:  Paul Moore, piano; Laura Lengnick, fiddle 3:30pm     Pre-Dance Workshop with our regular dancers helping beginners to learn a few basic dance figures. 4:00 - 6:30pm     Dance All are welcome; no partner necessary; comfortable clothing;    fragrance-free dance.


Tue, Jan 23 at 5:30pm · Line Dancing

Black Mountain –Improver Contemporary Line Dancing -Tuesdays
Lakeview Center on Lake Tomahawk
($5)

(upstairs) 5:30-6:30pm Lakeview Center on Lake Tomahawk. Address: 401 Laurel Circle Drive, Black Mountain, NC. For more Info: 828-669-9610 (enter from outside upper level, across from the pool). Details: Drop-in format. Challenge yourself to the next level up from Beginner. You will learn great Improver Line Dances from around the globe. Just bring your love of dance! Variety of music & styles from; Latin, Country, Ballroom, Pop, Rock, etc. Instructor, Cindy Hady. Cost: $5


Tue, Jan 23 - Wed, Jan 24 at 5:30pm · 5Rhythms

Quest4Life 5Rhythms® Waves Class on Tuesday Nights!
Homewood
(Sliding scale $10-20)

Gabrielle Roth created the maps of the 5Rhythms-Flowing, Staccato, Chaos, Lyrical and Stillness that guide us through movement! Striving for the highest potential that life can offer you in movement. Living your life fully, being Alive in your body, being curious, having fluidity, engaging in creative expression and to create community around movement. I look forward to moving with you all! See ya there, love K

5:30 PM-7 PM


Tue, Jan 23 at 7:00pm · East Coast Swing · Lindy Hop · Swing

Swing Dance & Classes w/ The Low-Down Sires
the Block off Biltmore
(dance $5, classes $10 ($8 Swing Asheville members))

Come on out to the weekly 'Jazz-N-Justice' swing dance at The BLOCK off Biltmore and boogie to The Low-Down Sires on the fab wood floors. ***SCHEDULE: 7 pm: Intermediate Lindy Hop Class w/ Josie & Sparrow ; 8 pm: Beginning Lindy Hop Class (no experience or partner needed) w/ Sparrow & Keith ; 9-11 pm: Swing Dance w/ The Low-Down Sires


Wed, Jan 24 at 12:00pm · Line Dancing

Intermediate/ Advanced Contemporary Line Dancing – Wednesdays
Harvest House Community Center
($5)

Drop-in format. Wonderful challenge for the experienced Line Dancer, wanting to take it to the max!  You will learn great Intermediate/Advanced Line Dances from around the globe. Instructor, Cindy Hady. Cost: $5 For more Info: 828-350-2051


Wed, Jan 24 at 5:30pm · Line Dancing

Black Mountain- Beginner Contemporary Line Dancing – Wednesdays
Lakeview Center on Lake Tomahawk
($5)

Lakeview Center on Lake Tomahawk. Address: 401 Laurel Circle Drive, Black Mountain, NC. For more Info: 828-669-9610 (enter from outside upper level, across from the pool). Details: Drop-in format. You will learn great Beginner Line Dances from around the globe. No experience necessary. No partner required. Just bring your love of dance! Variety of music & styles from; Latin, Country, Ballroom, Pop, Rock, etc. Instructor, Cindy Hady. Cost: $5


Wed, Jan 24 - Thu, Jan 25 at 7:30pm · 5Rhythms

5Rhythms Sweat Your Prayers® on Weds. Nights!
Homewood
(Sliding scale $10-20)

SWEAT YOUR PRAYERS WEDNESDAY CLASS

Sweat Your Prayers™ is a gathering where we move through the rhythms of Flowing, Staccato, Chaos, Lyrical and Stillness with intention and in community.  Led by 5Rhythms teachers, the intention of this class is to have relatively little formal instruction, relying on the individual to create and support one’s own and therefore one another’s dance.  Come explore the endless boundaries of the 5Rhythms.

"The more you dance, the more you sweat. The more you sweat, the more you pray. The more you pray, the closer you come to ecstasy". ~ Gabrielle Roth, Sweat Your Prayers


Thu, Jan 25 at 1:00pm · Line Dancing

Beginner Contemporary Line Dancing – Thursdays
Senior Opportunity Center
($5)

Drop-in format. You will learn great Beginner Line Dances from around the globe. No experience necessary. No partner required. Just bring your love of dance! Variety of music & styles from; Latin, Country, Ballroom, Pop, Rock, etc. Instructor, Cindy Hady. For more Info: 828-350-2062 (free parking on the south side of the facility)


Fri, Jan 26 at 7:00pm · East Coast Swing · Lindy Hop

New You, New Do! Swing Social Dance
Henderson County Athletics and Activity Center
(7.00)

**NEW LOCATION & NIGHT** Hosted by Blue Ridge Dance Lab Join us in our new monthly social dance lab on the 4th Fridays filled with fun, new themes! We are collaborating with our friends at Hendersonville Swing to provide the best scene in the area! From East Coast to Lindy, come interact with your swing dance family! This month's theme will be "New You, New Do"! Celebrate the new year with us by wearing your craziest wig or funkiest hairstyle. We will give prizes for the most original, most colorful and biggest hair. 7:00-7:45pm Intermediate Lesson (taught by Ian Fleming) 7:45-8:15pm Beginner Lesson (taught by Josh Balson and Tola Ellis) 8:15-11:00pm Open Social Dance No partner required and dress is casual! (cash and card accepted)


Fri, Jan 26 at 7:30pm · Contra

Harvest Moon Folk Society City Dance – Contra Dance at Landmark Hall
Landmark Hall
($8)

Beginner's workshop lesson at 7:30 P.M., then 8-11 P.M. Contra Dance with Country Waltzing at the break and the final dance. This is a partner dance but it's not necessary to come with a partner. We have live bands. On this Friday we will be having THE WOLF MOON STRING BAND (Lucy Allen, Marshall Goers, Briggs Hamilton, Brooke Lauer) playing with DIANE SILVER calling. This dance is held on the fourth Friday of most months with different live bands and callers. See www.harvestmoonfolk.org for more information.


Sat, Jan 27 at 7:30pm · Ballroom

HENDERSONVILLE BALLROOM DANCE Club: Weekly on Saturdays
Hendersonville Elk's Lodge #1616
($7)

7:30PM-10PM. Upstairs room at the Elks Lodge, 546 N. Justice St., Hendersonville. Dance professional Paulette Cole teaches a free lesson for us from 6:30-7:30 before each dance. All are welcome…we always have singles and beginners! No membership required but members pay $15 annual fee and $5 per dance. Non-members are $7. Please check our FB page or website (www.hendesonvilleballroomclub.com) for changes in the monthly schedule.


Sat, Jan 27 at 7:30pm · Contra

Harvest Moon Folk Society Contra Dance at the River Falls Lodge
River Falls Lodge
($8)

Beginner's workshop lesson at 7:30 P.M., then 8-11 P.M. Contra Dance with Country Waltzing at the break and the final dance. This is a partner dance but it's not necessary to come with a partner. We have live bands. On this Saturday we will be having THE DANCING BEARS (John Culp, Lew Gelfond, Jeff Hersk, and Mark Langner) playing with BARBARA GROH calling. This dance is held every Saturday for the months of January, February, and March with different live bands and callers. See www.harvestmoonfolk.org for other dates including after March, and for more information.


Sat, Jan 27 at 8:00pm · Ballroom

Ballroom Dance at Asheville Ballroom
Asheville Ballroom & Dance Centre
($10)

Enjoy dancing in the elegant Asheville Ballroom  with a 5,000 sq. ft. hardwood dance floor, professional DJ, great music. For information contact Deborah McCart (828) 274-8320


Sun, Jan 28 at 9:00am · Ecstatic Dance

Sundays – Asheville Movement Collective Ecstatic Dance Waves
Jewish Community Center
($8-20)

Freeform movement in a conversation free space to diverse styles and rhythms of music music in a 'wave' format. We move/dance barefoot (or in soft soled dance shoes). $8-20 sliding scale Sundays 9am and 11am, Fridays 7:30 Sundays: Asheville Jewish Community Center 236 Charlotte St, Asheville, NC 28801 Contact: info@ashevillemovementcollective.com


Sun, Jan 28 at 8:00pm · tango

Milonga with De La Noche Tango Orchestra
the Block off Biltmore
($12)

Come join the Asheville Tango Community for a night of dancing Argentine Tango at The Block off Biltmore. Live music provided by Tango Orchestra De La Noche.

8 PM-11 PM


Tue, Jan 30 at 5:30pm · Line Dancing

Black Mountain –Improver Contemporary Line Dancing -Tuesdays
Lakeview Center on Lake Tomahawk
($5)

(upstairs) 5:30-6:30pm Lakeview Center on Lake Tomahawk. Address: 401 Laurel Circle Drive, Black Mountain, NC. For more Info: 828-669-9610 (enter from outside upper level, across from the pool). Details: Drop-in format. Challenge yourself to the next level up from Beginner. You will learn great Improver Line Dances from around the globe. Just bring your love of dance! Variety of music & styles from; Latin, Country, Ballroom, Pop, Rock, etc. Instructor, Cindy Hady. Cost: $5


Tue, Jan 30 - Wed, Jan 31 at 5:30pm · 5Rhythms

Quest4Life 5Rhythms® Waves Class on Tuesday Nights!
Homewood
(Sliding scale $10-20)

Gabrielle Roth created the maps of the 5Rhythms-Flowing, Staccato, Chaos, Lyrical and Stillness that guide us through movement! Striving for the highest potential that life can offer you in movement. Living your life fully, being Alive in your body, being curious, having fluidity, engaging in creative expression and to create community around movement. I look forward to moving with you all! See ya there, love K

5:30 PM-7 PM


Tue, Jan 30 at 7:00pm · East Coast Swing · Lindy Hop · Swing

Swing Dance & Classes w/ The Billy Holidays
the Block off Biltmore
($5)

Come on out to the weekly 'Jazz-N-Justice' swing dance at The BLOCK off Biltmore and boogie to The Billy Holidays on the fab wood floors. ***SCHEDULE: 7 pm: Intermediate Lindy Hop Class w/ Josie & Sparrow ($10/$8 members); 8 pm: Beginning Lindy Hop Class (no experience or partner needed) w/ Sparrow & Keith ($10/$8 members); 9-11 pm: Swing Dance w/ The Billy Holidays ($5)


Wed, Jan 31 at 12:00pm · Line Dancing

Intermediate/ Advanced Contemporary Line Dancing – Wednesdays
Harvest House Community Center
($5)

Drop-in format. Wonderful challenge for the experienced Line Dancer, wanting to take it to the max!  You will learn great Intermediate/Advanced Line Dances from around the globe. Instructor, Cindy Hady. Cost: $5 For more Info: 828-350-2051


Wed, Jan 31 at 5:30pm · Line Dancing

Black Mountain- Beginner Contemporary Line Dancing – Wednesdays
Lakeview Center on Lake Tomahawk
($5)

Lakeview Center on Lake Tomahawk. Address: 401 Laurel Circle Drive, Black Mountain, NC. For more Info: 828-669-9610 (enter from outside upper level, across from the pool). Details: Drop-in format. You will learn great Beginner Line Dances from around the globe. No experience necessary. No partner required. Just bring your love of dance! Variety of music & styles from; Latin, Country, Ballroom, Pop, Rock, etc. Instructor, Cindy Hady. Cost: $5


Wed, Jan 31 - Thu, Feb 1 at 7:30pm · 5Rhythms

5Rhythms Sweat Your Prayers® on Weds. Nights!
Homewood
(Sliding scale $10-20)

SWEAT YOUR PRAYERS WEDNESDAY CLASS

Sweat Your Prayers™ is a gathering where we move through the rhythms of Flowing, Staccato, Chaos, Lyrical and Stillness with intention and in community.  Led by 5Rhythms teachers, the intention of this class is to have relatively little formal instruction, relying on the individual to create and support one’s own and therefore one another’s dance.  Come explore the endless boundaries of the 5Rhythms.

"The more you dance, the more you sweat. The more you sweat, the more you pray. The more you pray, the closer you come to ecstasy". ~ Gabrielle Roth, Sweat Your Prayers


Thu, Feb 1 at 1:00pm · Line Dancing

Beginner Contemporary Line Dancing – Thursdays
Senior Opportunity Center
($5)

Drop-in format. You will learn great Beginner Line Dances from around the globe. No experience necessary. No partner required. Just bring your love of dance! Variety of music & styles from; Latin, Country, Ballroom, Pop, Rock, etc. Instructor, Cindy Hady. For more Info: 828-350-2062 (free parking on the south side of the facility)


Sat, Feb 3 at 7:30pm · Ballroom

HENDERSONVILLE BALLROOM DANCE Club: Weekly on Saturdays
Hendersonville Elk's Lodge #1616
($7)

7:30PM-10PM. Upstairs room at the Elks Lodge, 546 N. Justice St., Hendersonville. Dance professional Paulette Cole teaches a free lesson for us from 6:30-7:30 before each dance. All are welcome…we always have singles and beginners! No membership required but members pay $15 annual fee and $5 per dance. Non-members are $7. Please check our FB page or website (www.hendesonvilleballroomclub.com) for changes in the monthly schedule.


Sun, Feb 4 at 9:00am · Ecstatic Dance

Sundays – Asheville Movement Collective Ecstatic Dance Waves
Jewish Community Center
($8-20)

Freeform movement in a conversation free space to diverse styles and rhythms of music music in a 'wave' format. We move/dance barefoot (or in soft soled dance shoes). $8-20 sliding scale Sundays 9am and 11am, Fridays 7:30 Sundays: Asheville Jewish Community Center 236 Charlotte St, Asheville, NC 28801 Contact: info@ashevillemovementcollective.com


Sun, Feb 4 at 4:00pm · English country

English Country Dance Asheville English Country Dance
Homewood Event and Conference Center
($7/$6 for OFB Members)

Leader:    Bob Thompson.

Music:      Nora Garver, fiddle; Julia Weatherford, cello; Karen Gaughan, piano.

3:30pm,    Pre-Dance Workshop with regulars helping beginners learn a few basic ECD dance figures.

4:00pm - 6:30pm,    Dance.

All are welcome.  Wear comfortable clothes & shoes; bring a snack to share from time to time; fragrance-free dance.


Sun, Feb 4 at 7:00pm · Waltz

Orange Peel Waltz – Superbowl Sunday
The Orange Peel
($10-15)

Live music: Rob Zisette - Violin
George Paul - Keyboard

Dance 7:00 - 9:45, $10
Intro Lesson 6:00 - 6:45, $5


Tue, Feb 6 at 5:30pm · Line Dancing

Black Mountain –Improver Contemporary Line Dancing -Tuesdays
Lakeview Center on Lake Tomahawk
($5)

(upstairs) 5:30-6:30pm Lakeview Center on Lake Tomahawk. Address: 401 Laurel Circle Drive, Black Mountain, NC. For more Info: 828-669-9610 (enter from outside upper level, across from the pool). Details: Drop-in format. Challenge yourself to the next level up from Beginner. You will learn great Improver Line Dances from around the globe. Just bring your love of dance! Variety of music & styles from; Latin, Country, Ballroom, Pop, Rock, etc. Instructor, Cindy Hady. Cost: $5


Tue, Feb 6 - Wed, Feb 7 at 5:30pm · 5Rhythms

Quest4Life 5Rhythms® Waves Class on Tuesday Nights!
Homewood
(Sliding scale $10-20)

Gabrielle Roth created the maps of the 5Rhythms-Flowing, Staccato, Chaos, Lyrical and Stillness that guide us through movement! Striving for the highest potential that life can offer you in movement. Living your life fully, being Alive in your body, being curious, having fluidity, engaging in creative expression and to create community around movement. I look forward to moving with you all! See ya there, love K

5:30 PM-7 PM


Wed, Feb 7 at 12:00pm · Line Dancing

Intermediate/ Advanced Contemporary Line Dancing – Wednesdays
Harvest House Community Center
($5)

Drop-in format. Wonderful challenge for the experienced Line Dancer, wanting to take it to the max!  You will learn great Intermediate/Advanced Line Dances from around the globe. Instructor, Cindy Hady. Cost: $5 For more Info: 828-350-2051


Wed, Feb 7 at 5:30pm · Line Dancing

Black Mountain- Beginner Contemporary Line Dancing – Wednesdays
Lakeview Center on Lake Tomahawk
($5)

Lakeview Center on Lake Tomahawk. Address: 401 Laurel Circle Drive, Black Mountain, NC. For more Info: 828-669-9610 (enter from outside upper level, across from the pool). Details: Drop-in format. You will learn great Beginner Line Dances from around the globe. No experience necessary. No partner required. Just bring your love of dance! Variety of music & styles from; Latin, Country, Ballroom, Pop, Rock, etc. Instructor, Cindy Hady. Cost: $5


Wed, Feb 7 - Thu, Feb 8 at 7:30pm · 5Rhythms

5Rhythms Sweat Your Prayers® on Weds. Nights!
Homewood
(Sliding scale $10-20)

SWEAT YOUR PRAYERS WEDNESDAY CLASS

Sweat Your Prayers™ is a gathering where we move through the rhythms of Flowing, Staccato, Chaos, Lyrical and Stillness with intention and in community.  Led by 5Rhythms teachers, the intention of this class is to have relatively little formal instruction, relying on the individual to create and support one’s own and therefore one another’s dance.  Come explore the endless boundaries of the 5Rhythms.

"The more you dance, the more you sweat. The more you sweat, the more you pray. The more you pray, the closer you come to ecstasy". ~ Gabrielle Roth, Sweat Your Prayers


Thu, Feb 8 at 1:00pm · Line Dancing

Beginner Contemporary Line Dancing – Thursdays
Senior Opportunity Center
($5)

Drop-in format. You will learn great Beginner Line Dances from around the globe. No experience necessary. No partner required. Just bring your love of dance! Variety of music & styles from; Latin, Country, Ballroom, Pop, Rock, etc. Instructor, Cindy Hady. For more Info: 828-350-2062 (free parking on the south side of the facility)


Sat, Feb 10 at 7:30pm · Ballroom

HENDERSONVILLE BALLROOM DANCE Club: Weekly on Saturdays
Hendersonville Elk's Lodge #1616
($7)

7:30PM-10PM. Upstairs room at the Elks Lodge, 546 N. Justice St., Hendersonville. Dance professional Paulette Cole teaches a free lesson for us from 6:30-7:30 before each dance. All are welcome…we always have singles and beginners! No membership required but members pay $15 annual fee and $5 per dance. Non-members are $7. Please check our FB page or website (www.hendesonvilleballroomclub.com) for changes in the monthly schedule.


Sun, Feb 11 at 9:00am · Ecstatic Dance

Sundays – Asheville Movement Collective Ecstatic Dance Waves
Jewish Community Center
($8-20)

Freeform movement in a conversation free space to diverse styles and rhythms of music music in a 'wave' format. We move/dance barefoot (or in soft soled dance shoes). $8-20 sliding scale Sundays 9am and 11am, Fridays 7:30 Sundays: Asheville Jewish Community Center 236 Charlotte St, Asheville, NC 28801 Contact: info@ashevillemovementcollective.com


Tue, Feb 13 at 5:30pm · Line Dancing

Black Mountain –Improver Contemporary Line Dancing -Tuesdays
Lakeview Center on Lake Tomahawk
($5)

(upstairs) 5:30-6:30pm Lakeview Center on Lake Tomahawk. Address: 401 Laurel Circle Drive, Black Mountain, NC. For more Info: 828-669-9610 (enter from outside upper level, across from the pool). Details: Drop-in format. Challenge yourself to the next level up from Beginner. You will learn great Improver Line Dances from around the globe. Just bring your love of dance! Variety of music & styles from; Latin, Country, Ballroom, Pop, Rock, etc. Instructor, Cindy Hady. Cost: $5


Tue, Feb 13 - Wed, Feb 14 at 5:30pm · 5Rhythms

Quest4Life 5Rhythms® Waves Class on Tuesday Nights!
Homewood
(Sliding scale $10-20)

Gabrielle Roth created the maps of the 5Rhythms-Flowing, Staccato, Chaos, Lyrical and Stillness that guide us through movement! Striving for the highest potential that life can offer you in movement. Living your life fully, being Alive in your body, being curious, having fluidity, engaging in creative expression and to create community around movement. I look forward to moving with you all! See ya there, love K

5:30 PM-7 PM


Wed, Feb 14 at 12:00pm · Line Dancing

Intermediate/ Advanced Contemporary Line Dancing – Wednesdays
Harvest House Community Center
($5)

Drop-in format. Wonderful challenge for the experienced Line Dancer, wanting to take it to the max!  You will learn great Intermediate/Advanced Line Dances from around the globe. Instructor, Cindy Hady. Cost: $5 For more Info: 828-350-2051


Wed, Feb 14 at 5:30pm · Line Dancing

Black Mountain- Beginner Contemporary Line Dancing – Wednesdays
Lakeview Center on Lake Tomahawk
($5)

Lakeview Center on Lake Tomahawk. Address: 401 Laurel Circle Drive, Black Mountain, NC. For more Info: 828-669-9610 (enter from outside upper level, across from the pool). Details: Drop-in format. You will learn great Beginner Line Dances from around the globe. No experience necessary. No partner required. Just bring your love of dance! Variety of music & styles from; Latin, Country, Ballroom, Pop, Rock, etc. Instructor, Cindy Hady. Cost: $5


Wed, Feb 14 - Thu, Feb 15 at 7:30pm · 5Rhythms

5Rhythms Sweat Your Prayers® on Weds. Nights!
Homewood
(Sliding scale $10-20)

SWEAT YOUR PRAYERS WEDNESDAY CLASS

Sweat Your Prayers™ is a gathering where we move through the rhythms of Flowing, Staccato, Chaos, Lyrical and Stillness with intention and in community.  Led by 5Rhythms teachers, the intention of this class is to have relatively little formal instruction, relying on the individual to create and support one’s own and therefore one another’s dance.  Come explore the endless boundaries of the 5Rhythms.

"The more you dance, the more you sweat. The more you sweat, the more you pray. The more you pray, the closer you come to ecstasy". ~ Gabrielle Roth, Sweat Your Prayers


Thu, Feb 15 at 1:00pm · Line Dancing

Beginner Contemporary Line Dancing – Thursdays
Senior Opportunity Center
($5)

Drop-in format. You will learn great Beginner Line Dances from around the globe. No experience necessary. No partner required. Just bring your love of dance! Variety of music & styles from; Latin, Country, Ballroom, Pop, Rock, etc. Instructor, Cindy Hady. For more Info: 828-350-2062 (free parking on the south side of the facility)


Sat, Feb 17 at 7:30pm · Ballroom

HENDERSONVILLE BALLROOM DANCE Club: Weekly on Saturdays
Hendersonville Elk's Lodge #1616
($7)

7:30PM-10PM. Upstairs room at the Elks Lodge, 546 N. Justice St., Hendersonville. Dance professional Paulette Cole teaches a free lesson for us from 6:30-7:30 before each dance. All are welcome…we always have singles and beginners! No membership required but members pay $15 annual fee and $5 per dance. Non-members are $7. Please check our FB page or website (www.hendesonvilleballroomclub.com) for changes in the monthly schedule.


Sun, Feb 18 at 9:00am · Ecstatic Dance

Sundays – Asheville Movement Collective Ecstatic Dance Waves
Jewish Community Center
($8-20)

Freeform movement in a conversation free space to diverse styles and rhythms of music music in a 'wave' format. We move/dance barefoot (or in soft soled dance shoes). $8-20 sliding scale Sundays 9am and 11am, Fridays 7:30 Sundays: Asheville Jewish Community Center 236 Charlotte St, Asheville, NC 28801 Contact: info@ashevillemovementcollective.com


Sun, Feb 18 at 4:00pm · English country

English Country Dance Asheville English Country Dance
Homewood Event and Conference Center
($7/$6 for OFB Members)

Leader:  AnneMarie Walter. Music:    Jovial Beggars (Laurie Fisher, fiddle; Nic Coker, guitar; Michael Garner, fiddle; Esther Holsen, recorder; Karen Gaughan, piano. 3:30       Pre-Dance Workshop (Regulars dancing assist Beginners in learning a few basic ECD dance figures) All are welcome; no partner necessary; wear comfortable clothes and shoes; bring a snack to share from time to time; fragrance-free dance.


Tue, Feb 20 at 5:30pm · Line Dancing

Black Mountain –Improver Contemporary Line Dancing -Tuesdays
Lakeview Center on Lake Tomahawk
($5)

(upstairs) 5:30-6:30pm Lakeview Center on Lake Tomahawk. Address: 401 Laurel Circle Drive, Black Mountain, NC. For more Info: 828-669-9610 (enter from outside upper level, across from the pool). Details: Drop-in format. Challenge yourself to the next level up from Beginner. You will learn great Improver Line Dances from around the globe. Just bring your love of dance! Variety of music & styles from; Latin, Country, Ballroom, Pop, Rock, etc. Instructor, Cindy Hady. Cost: $5


Tue, Feb 20 - Wed, Feb 21 at 5:30pm · 5Rhythms

Quest4Life 5Rhythms® Waves Class on Tuesday Nights!
Homewood
(Sliding scale $10-20)

Gabrielle Roth created the maps of the 5Rhythms-Flowing, Staccato, Chaos, Lyrical and Stillness that guide us through movement! Striving for the highest potential that life can offer you in movement. Living your life fully, being Alive in your body, being curious, having fluidity, engaging in creative expression and to create community around movement. I look forward to moving with you all! See ya there, love K

5:30 PM-7 PM


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ANNOUNCEMENTS

Wed, Nov 15 - Wed, Dec 20 at 7:30pm2umbao · salsa

Salsa Classes With 2umbao
at Terpsicorps Theatre of Dance
(Drop-ins are $10/class or $40/6 wk series)

New 6wk Series starting November 15th through December 20th - Wednesdays - Level 1 will be 7:30-8:30pm, with Shines and Styling at 8:30-9:30pm. Drop-ins are $10/class or $40/6 wk series. For drop-ins when you attend your first class ask us about our Loyalty cards: Pay 5 drop-ins get your 6th Free. More info: 2umbaolatin@gmail.com or call 828-484-2016. No classes for Holiday break between Dec 27th - Jan 31st, will continue back with new 6wks Feb 7th!!


Mon, Dec 18 at 7:00pm · Triple-Two

DANCE WORKSHOP – TRIPLE-TWO – Level 1-2
at Asheville Ballroom & Dance Centre
($20)

Learn this beautiful dance. Taught by Richard and Sue Cicchetti. Inclusive-No partner necessary, bring one if you can. 1½-hour workshop starting with the foundation, you will learn steps, techniques, styling and patterns with easy start and finish points. There are 3 different workshops: >Two-Step-Dec 11, >Triple-Two-Dec 18, >Nightclub-Two-Dec 20. $20 for 1, $35 for 2, $50 for 3, Early Bird Special $45 for 3 by Dec. 9. Contact Richard for information: 828-333-0715, naturalrichard@mac.com. Pay at the door or online at: www.DanceForLife.net


Tue, Dec 19 at 7:00pm · Belly Dance · Fusion · Hip Hop

Winter Dance Spectacular: A Benefit for LEAF
at The Orange Peel
($15-20)

Studio Zahiya presents their annual Winter Dance Spectacular, a world dance showcase benefiting L.E.A.F. Community Arts on Tuesday, December 19th 2017, 7pm, at The Orange Peel. The show will feature various styles of Belly Dance, Indian, Hip Hop, Irish, Ballet, Fusion, and more, danced by students and professionals of all ages and levels. Tickets are available for purchase at squareup.com/store/studiozahiya/item/winter-show: $15 advance, $17 at the door, $5 for kids, and $20 for VIP seating. All proceeds benefit L.E.A.F. Community Arts programs. Contact Studio Zahiya at info@studiozahiya.com, call (828) 537-0892, or visit www.studiozahiya.com for more information.


Wed, Dec 20 at 7:00pm · Nightclub

DANCE WORKSHOP – NIGHTCLUB-TWO – Level 1-2
at Asheville Ballroom & Dance Centre
($20)

Learn this romantic dance often referred to as “The Dance of Love”. Taught by Richard and Sue Cicchetti. Inclusive-No partner necessary, bring one if you can. 1½-hour workshop starting with the foundation, you will learn steps, techniques, styling and patterns with easy start and finish points. There are 3 different workshops: >Two-Step-Dec 11, >Triple-Two-Dec 18, >Nightclub-Two-Dec 20. $20 for 1, $35 for 2, $50 for 3, Early Bird Special $45 for 3 by Dec. 9. Contact Richard for information: 828-333-0715, naturalrichard@mac.com. Pay at the door or online at: www.DanceForLife.net


Sun, Dec 31 at 12:00am · Group Lessons · Private and Group Lessons · Private Dance Lessons

Richard & Sue Cicchetti – Private Dance Lessons

Do you want to enjoy social dancing at one of Asheville’s downtown pubs, enjoy dancing with your partner, dance at a Wedding, dance the night away on your next Cruise, have a dance event for your organization, have a moral booster group class for your employees, or any other activity that includes dancing? Dance For Life provides Dance lessons, Dance workshops and Dance events in Asheville, NC Richard & Sue Cicchetti are the co-founders of Dance For Life. Richard is a certified dance instructor. In addition to teaching Ballroom and Country dance lessons, they produce Dance Workshops and Dance Events. Together they hold seven World Dance Titles and numerous National titles with the UCWDC, an International Dance Organization. Their desire to help people enjoy dancing inspired Richard to create their dance company Dance For Life. Students enjoy his progressive style of teaching and learn how to dance quickly. Contact Richard for information and registration. 828-333-0715, naturalrichard@mac.com Follow us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/danceforlife2 View & Purchase Dance Lessons, Workshops & Dance Events online: www.DanceForLife.net


Wed, Jan 10 - Wed, Feb 14 at 7:00pm · Two-Step

Two-Step – Level 1-2 – 6-Week Series
at Asheville Ballroom & Dance Centre
($75)

Wednesdays - 7-8pm, six-week session with Richard & Sue Cicchetti. Inclusive, No partner needed, bring one if you can. Classes held at Asheville Ballroom, 291 Sweeten Creek Road, Asheville, NC. $65 Early Bird Special by Jan 3, $75 for 6-week session, $40 for 3-weeks, $15 drop-in single session. Contact Richard for information: 828-333-0715, naturalrichard@mac.com. Pay at the door or online at: www.DanceForLife.net


Wed, Jan 10 - Wed, Feb 14 at 7:00pm · Nightclub

Nightclub-Two Level 3-4 – 6-Week Series
at Asheville Ballroom & Dance Centre
($75)

Wednesdays - 8-9pm, six-week class with World Champion Lee Starr. No partner needed. Classes held at Asheville Ballroom, 291 Sweeten Creek Road, Asheville, NC. $65 Early registration by Jan 3, $75 for 6-week session, $40 for 3-weeks, $15 drop-in single session.


Thu, Feb 15 - Sun, Feb 18 at 12:00am · 5Rhythms

Connections with Visudha De Los Santos, accredited 5Rhythms teacher
at Veda Studios
($145)

In this movement workshop workshop, we will explore our relationships with ourselves as well as with others. "Deep relationships require responsibility-the ability to respond with attention, focus, presence and deep listening. Through reconnecting to and listening with your whole body you will unlock relating and communications wisdom that will help to elevate your relationship dynamics to new forms. We will breathe life into all our relationships!" Visudha De Los Santos Friday, 6:30-9:30pm, Sat. 11-6, Sun. 11-5pm Early Bird price $145 before Jan.19th! Contact Karen, Chapman5Rhythms@gmail.com for registration, information and questions!



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