Upcoming Events


Dr. Dance Studio Parties, Group Class and Practice Session Schedule see "PLACES TO BE".

Selected Outside Events see "PLACES TO BE".

See "Our Blog" for items of interest in more detail!











Blog Posts

No Dr. Dance Parties in September!

Because of the Kansas City Dance Classic, there will be no Dr. Dance Party in September. Steve Hadley and Kim Smith will be two of the judges again this year. This is a wonderful event on September 10th. It has grown each year and this promises to be the biggest and best yet. Our next Dr Dance Party is on October 14th. Make plans to join us for a fun evening of dancing. There will be a "FREE  BASIC RUMBA CLASS" at 7:30pm and the dance will be from 8:00pm to 10:30pm. See you there!


When there are 5 Fridays in a month, Dr. Dance and Bailey Dance do a combined dance. Unfortunately, Dr. Dance won't be able to join the fun. We will be attending the Carolina Fall Classic in Charlotte, as we do each year. A number of our dancers will be competing and are hoping for continued success. This is one of the formost USA Dance National Qualifying Events.

On February 3rd through 5th, Birmingham will host the Southeastern DanceSport Championships. This is USA Dance's newest National Qualifying Event. Mark your calendars for an unbelievable first for Birmingham. This  will be a preliminary event to the 2021 World Games in Birmingham. More on this later. Don't miss it.


Dr. Dance Party on July 8th!

Dr. Dance will have our next party on Friday, July 8th. There will be a "FREE" Beginners Group Class on Jitterbug from 7:30pm to 8:00pm for party attendies. Our dance follows from 8:00pm to 10:30pm. We will feature the best in recorded music, light refreshments, "get acquainted mixers" and FUN! Admission is just $10 per adult and $5 per high school or college student. Come and join Dr. Dance for a great time!



Gumbo of Ballroom Championships!

June 24th through the 26th are the dates for the annual Gumbo of Ballroom Competition. This is a National Qualifying Event for USA Dance. It will feature dancers of all ages and all skill levels. It will be held at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Baton Rouge. A lot of our local Alabama dancers will be competing for awards, titles and scholarships and the chance to qualify to compete in the 2017 USA Dance National Championships in Baltimore, MD. We already have a number of USA Dance National Champions, that we have helped here in Alabama. If you want to see an exciting dance competition with lots of fun, "Gumbo" is a good one to take in. We hope to see you there.


Dr. Dance Spotlight Party!

Come join us on Friday, June 10th for our semi-annual Spotlight Party. We start early at 7:30pm and continue until 10:30pm. In addition to the usual general dancing, there will be 2 show times. Each show will contain a Solo Routine performance as well as Mock Freestyle Competitions, all in full costume dress. There will be General Dancing before the 1st show, between shows and after the 2nd show. Plan to come, not only to dance, but to root on our performers, who are using this a dress rehearsal for the Gumbo Competition on June 24th through June 27th in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, which is a National Qualifying Event for the USA Dance National DanceSport Championships, to be held in 2017 in Baltimore, Maryland. Our Spotlight Party will also have Special Refreshments. Don't miss out on a great evening! IT'S OPEN TO EVERYONE! Admission is only $10 per adult and $5 per high school or college student. COME ONE,COME ALL!!!


Dr. Dance Party for May!

Come join us for a fun evening of dancing on Friday, May 13th. There will be a FREE RUMBA CLASS for party attendees from 7:30pm to 8:00pm, to be followed by the Dr. Dance Monthly Dance Party from 8:00pm to 10:30pm. We will have the best in recorded music, get acquainted mixers and light refreshments! Admission will be $10 per adult and $5 per high school or college student. Don't miss out on a great night of Ballroom, Latin and Swing Dancing!