With Autumn on the way, let's "Fall into
Dancing!" Especially with September 19-28 being
National Ballroom Week.
Wow! What fantastic USA Dances we've had in
both July and August. In July, we had several amateur
strutting their stuff getting ready for our Mid Summer Classic
Competition at the end of the month.
They gave us quite a preview of
the competitive dancing to come on July 26th.
Speaking of the competition held here at
Rhapsody Ballroom, it was a great day of incredible dancing and
friendship. It took a lot of teamwork and effort to get this competition
going this year, but it was well worth
every moment. Thank you to
our judges and to
for being the MC and
for the use of the beautiful
Rhapsody Ballroom. Thank you to all the competitors for their talent and
time; so much fun it was to watch
everyone! Thank you also to
everyone who came and cheered us on. We love your support! Kudos to the
incredible volunteers and of course to Mike and Peg for the
wonderful music. But, we really could never
have pulled off such an
organized comp without the leadership of
Michael and Beth Nolan.
thanks to you both! This 20th MidSummer Classic
was a success, and we all look forward
to the 21st next year!
In August, we thoroughly enjoyed the
entertainment of Rhapsody's own
and his students. What
an amazing variety of dances! I just
wonder if we'll ever see that "Nerd" again who did the Swing Dance with
always be sure and introduce yourself to any new dancers you see here at
our monthly USA
Dances. Let's show them just how welcoming and
friendly our SouthernStar Chapter can be. Remember, a
smile goes a
And as always keep this in mind: "To
be able to dance is both a joy and a privilege. But, to be
dance among friends is truly a blessing!"