General Dance Discussion > It's Friday ... Are You Going Dancing?

Discussion in 'General Dance Discussion' started by DancePoet, Aug 19, 2005.

  1. Sagitta

    Sagitta Well-Known Member

    Cool spitfire. Perhaps next time you can arrange to meet some people at the casino as the band is good? Good luck with tonight - Saturday. 8)
  2. DancePoet

    DancePoet Well-Known Member

    Hmmm ... it's Friday again. Haven't decide if I'm going dancing this weekend or not. Can't tommorrow night cause I'll be visiting with my sister for some crop harvesting and dinner. Perhaps I'll go dancing tonight, but I'm tired and got lot's of other things to do.

    Or maybe I'll just procrastinate on those things and go dancing anyway. ;) :lol:
  3. dTas

    dTas New Member

    no dancing tonight.

    Wife is ill so i'm staying home. looks like a blanket and movie night for me.

    tomorrow is still open.
  4. swan

    swan Member

    got 2 heavy duty lessons w/ out of town teacher today. That'd be more than enough for me :)
  5. macha

    macha New Member

    I think we're finally "in the loop"- two folks from our group classes have finally came around to chatting and sitting with us whenever we bump into one another at restaurants (aww, how sweet, our first couple-friendses!). Well, we exchanged cells, and are looking to meet up at tonight's bbq/music street fest and then head over to another dance party at another school.

    I'm going to look rolypoly but quite tzujing, I think. I have a stretchy, capped-sleeve metallic top, dancypants (the flarey, swirly, wide-leg kind), and some silver shoes. Bitchin'!

    Don't know what to do with the hair. It's long, wavy, in the way, and I can sit on it or get it tangled in someone's watch. Guess I'll braid it.
  6. Swingolder

    Swingolder New Member

    Some east coast for me tonight and then tomorrow there is a dance on the riverfront. Where is that topic on what kind of dancing shoes work best on concrete? I do wear my dance sneakers usually at these kind of events, not the greatest footwork but I love dancing outside. Hope there is no rain.
    Wish it was 5:00 already.
  7. Indiana_Jay

    Indiana_Jay Active Member

    The DW and I have a private ballroom lesson tonight (don't know which dances are on the agenda), followed by a group lesson in cha cha and salsa. Will be our first salsa experience!
  8. cornutt

    cornutt Well-Known Member

    Do your feet a favor and stick with the dance sneakers. Here's hoping the weather holds up for you. Come to think of it, I don't think I've ever been to a dance that was outdoors...
  9. Swingolder

    Swingolder New Member

    I am sure the outdoor dancing isn't for the serious dancing crowd, I can't imagine anyone doing a fancy waltz or quick step down the concrete patio. But for east and west coast, where it is the fun not the fancy moves that count, you ought to try it.
  10. Indiana_Jay

    Indiana_Jay Active Member

    How about in the grass of a state park? The DW and I were hiking last weekend and came upon a group of folk musicians warming up for a performance they would play later. They played a waltz, so we did! Right there in our hiking boots!

    Good thing, BTW, I had the extra ankle support, because during one part, my foot found a small depression in the ground. Fortunately, I did not twist my ankle.
  11. africana

    africana New Member

    I think I'm going dancing just like lastnight and the night before, but it's not gonna be salsa :?
  12. fascination

    fascination Site Moderator Staff Member

    had a lesson at class is hustle tonight (ewww) so taking a nap and then getting up to practice for my two hour lesson tomorrow....comp= 13 days and counting down :shock:

    and there is a party tomoorrow night...and probably a lesson on sunday so I'm happy....better all be good...had two miserable weekends in a row now
  13. Sagitta

    Sagitta Well-Known Member

    Africana what are you going to dance if it isn't salsa?

    No dancing tonight for me. Got to run errands, do grocery shopping and fill out my Indian visa application to mail tomorrow.

    Now tomorrow I have a couple ballroom dance workshops in smal group setting with some coaches, followed by a 50th birthday party, plus a Latin danec from about 9-1. :)
  14. africana

    africana New Member

    hip-hop/reggaeton with my "normal" friends :lol:
  15. macha

    macha New Member

    Weee, what fun! The streetfest was WAY too crowded to safely dance, so we went to another studio's dance party. Most of the people were a little standoffish, but some were really sweet. ILL Divo got up and danced several cha-chas, one tango (we killed it, I know we did, but it was fun, LOL), and several waltzes. I actually got him to FoxStumble around, and it was actually not so painful.

    Hope to dance more tomorrow night at our streetfest again. :D
  16. fascination

    fascination Site Moderator Staff Member

    dance party em...plan on asking every guy in the room to dance and plan on following like a champ....and have to admit...always love grabbing a poor instructor and dragging him out on the floor.... :wink:
  17. Fretful_Porpentine

    Fretful_Porpentine New Member

    I'm going!
    It's tango night!
  18. fascination

    fascination Site Moderator Staff Member

    already had a two hour tango lesson today most of which was if my husband could tango like my instructor...we'd be having to take romance breaks alot.....(drifts off to dream land 8) )
  19. HF

    HF New Member

    ... staying at home because of a persistant cough ... sigh ... :?
  20. africana

    africana New Member

    :cheers: you go :)

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