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Latin Rhythm Dance Club

Jeanny and Wally Mara leading a Salsa class

The Latin Rhythm Dance is in its 12th year of providing instruction in authentic Latin dance styles to SaddleBrooke residents. This season’s professional-level classes feature the hottest Latin dances: Samba, Salsa, Merengue and Mambo. Free Latin Dance Classes Monday Basic Dance Classes meet in SB One’s Vermilion Room Mondays from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. except for…

Latin Rhythm Dance Club

Latin Rhythm Dance Club members at play

The Latin Rhythm Dance Club is SaddleBrooke’s premier dance organization. We provide professional-level dance instruction in authentic Latin dance styles throughout the year. Free Latin Dance Classes Monday Basic Dance Classes meet in SBR’s Vermilion Room Mondays from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. except for the second Monday of each month (Bingo Day). Our classes are open…

What can line dance lessons do for you in 2017?

A Ranch group of happy dancers

Dr. Mark Magdanz Rebecca teaches all three different levels of her class with an emphasis on humor, self-improvement and ultra-low stress. Students progress to the next level at their own pace or may stay at a favorite level forever. Level 1/Beginners is Wednesday at the Hacienda (Monday in SaddleBrooke) Level 2 has classes Wednesday at…

Line Dancing with Rebecca in 2017?

Tuesday morning level two class of line dance with Rebecca contains a mystery Ranch dancer. Can you find her? Classes at the Ranch welcomed the fall weather with new dances and loads of fun brain work.

Dr. Mark Magdanz It’s time to reserve space for January 2017; almost all dance space in SaddleBrooke is currently reserved, and the Ranch is filling, so act now. Limits are placed on student numbers for safety. The winter series is planned for 10 classes in each level of difficulty. Starting the week of January 16,…

Line Dance lessons with Rebecca open at the Ranch

Rebecca’s fall line dance classes start in October.

Dr Mark Magdanz Want to line dance this fall? It’s hard to believe but we’re already headed to another change in seasons. Fall classes are nearly full. If you are brand new you will find some space at SaddleBrooke Ranch. SaddleBrooke classes are full. Rebecca reserves class series far into the future, so with fall…

Latin Rhythm Dance Club

Salsa lesson at Hot August Nights, SB1 2015

The Latin Dance secret The Latin Dance secret? It’s no longer a secret. On March 4, 2016 the American Heart Association reported “After four months of lively Latin dance classes, older adults were more physically fit and walked faster than those in a health education program, according to a University of Illinois at Chicago study.…

Partner Western Dance in the summer

Partner Western dancers

Jane Gromelski We hope you are having a great summer, staying cool if you are in SaddleBrooke. Even though Stan and I are snowbirds, there is still Partner Western dance activities during the summer months. A few of our members keep Partner Pattern dances alive by practicing in the Mesquite Grill Fitness room on Mondays…

Clog classes combine for  dance and party

The clogging class met before the summer break.

Pat Cox Students from beginner, intermediate and advanced clogging classes taught by Carol Jones joined together on June 26 for one last dance class before summer break. Everyone enjoyed the camaraderie and energetic foot stomping routines. Refreshments and door prizes made it a fun-filled event. Door prize winners were asked to perform the clogging step…

Line Dancers on YouTube

Forty-seven dancers attended the April Line Dance Party that was videoed and can now be seen on YouTube. Check for your Ranch neighbors here and on YouTube. Note: We’re not perfect, and we’re old enough not to care!

Dr. Mark Magdanz Local SaddleBrooke dancers are now showing up on international media provider YouTube. April 22 Gary Hammond (producer of “Sights and Sounds”) attended and videoed the action at the Spring line dance with Rebecca party. He then took the footage home, edited, titled and submitted the results to YouTube. Uploaded on June 2,…