• Starlight Hot Tempo Social featuring Moon River Steamboat

  • Tue, 03/03/2020 at 7:00 pm
  • Omaha Swing Syndicate
    1310 N 29th Street
    68131 Omaha
Starlight Hot Tempo Social featuring Moon River Steamboat - Omaha Swing Syndicate - Omaha

LIVE MUSIC!!! Our swingin' tunes will be supplied by the talented Moon River Steamboat!Pure Balboa Workshop 7-8 pm // $15 (includes Social Dance entry) ♦ Social Dance 8-10 pm // $10Are you ready to dance like all get out? Come join us at our fast dance for shag, balboa, and lindy all in one place!Moon River Steamboat will be back again and raising the BPM this month for some hot tempo tunes. Come early for our Pure Balboa Workshop to learn some new moves for fast dancing. Sign up at the front desk for our Any Fast Swing Goes contest to show off your crazy moves. Enjoy some energy boosting snacks and drinks to keep dancing all night.----------ANY FAST SWING GOES CONTESTShow off your fast dance moves in Balboa, Shag, Charleston, Lindy Hop, and any other flying footwork style!This contest is FREE to enter! First place prize includes one free class series per dancer and major bragging rights. Second place will receive social dance passes and bragging rights of their own.Sign up at the front desk with a partner to dance each heat together, or sign up individually and we will randomly pair you.There will be 3 heats, including two all-skates (everyone dances) and a final battle of the top two couples. Judges will narrow down couples for the final battle during the second all-skate via tap out - judging based on musicality, partnership, and footwork. While dancers may choose to emphasize one style, extra credit will be given to dancers who cleanly transition between styles or choose a different style for each heat. The audience will choose the winner of the final battle, so be sure to attend and vote for the winner even if you aren’t competing.