Event Announcements > Hustle Workshop in Nyack, New York

Discussion in 'Event Announcements' started by Bailamosdance, Aug 11, 2008.

  1. Bailamosdance

    Bailamosdance Well-Known Member

    Weekly workshop hosted by Bob Blank and Martha Estevez on Sundays from 12 noon till 1:30pm. Focus is on technique and style. Beginners welcome. Cost is $15 ladies, $5 men.

    Click here for more details: http://www.bailamosdance.com/Dance_World/The_Hustle_Workshop.html

    Place:
    New Age Center
    Ballroom 2nd floor
    1 South Broadway
    Nyack, NY 10960

    203-667-0137
     
  2. and123

    and123 Well-Known Member

    Whaaaa....?!? Why the price difference for women vs. men? :?
     
  3. samina

    samina Well-Known Member

    Who knew hustle was like hair cuts???
     
  4. LucyDiamond

    LucyDiamond Active Member

    Hmmm... Interesting. Not sure I'd attend just on principle.
     
  5. Bailamosdance

    Bailamosdance Well-Known Member

    WoW! I never thought this would be a issue!

    Up here in the boonies, there is a problem with getting men to group classes. It's a cycle - women show up, see too few men, don't come next time. I was hoping that this would at least get men to the classes - and it HAS worked - we are almost even men and women.

    Any thoughts on this? I certainly understand the conflict - but I was thinking more along the lines of ladies free before 10pm in a club, or something like that.

    How about $15 for followers, $5 for leaders?
     
  6. njdancegirl

    njdancegirl Active Member

    Is the matter of $10 really significant enough to bring more men? And the women didn't complain about the discrimination in the price? I'm surprised.

    Personally, I had more of a problem with it being hustle than the $10 difference. No offense to those that love hustle, just not my thing ;)
     
  7. Bailamosdance

    Bailamosdance Well-Known Member

    I dunno if the diff in price is an issue but I am thinking that a few more weeks can go by and then I'll raise the price and see.

    I am hoping to expand into Int'l Latin or Int'l Standard in September...
     
  8. and123

    and123 Well-Known Member

    I can see offering a lower rate to *couples* versus singles, but different prices based on sex or roles bugs me. I do understand the problem though. It's quite annoying to attend a class with 20 women and 2 men and barely get a chance to dance at all unless you're willing to switch roles.
     

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