Ballroom

Sunday

3:00-5:00 Open supervised practice time for Argentine Tango most Sundays. Check calendar for dates. No Practica February 3.

Cost: $5

Host: Jacob Jagger

No partner or experience needed.

5:00 Jacob switches dances every two months. Contact him to see which dance they're working on. Drop-ins always welcome! January-February dance is Foxtrot.

6:00 Jacob switches dances every month or two. Contact him to see which dance they're working on. Drop-ins always welcome! January-February dance is WC Swing

Cost: $5 drop-in per person per hour; Discount for two-month session: $30/person for one class; $70/person for both classes.

Monday

Host: Cori Grimm

6:45-7:40 No partner or experience needed. New dancers should start on the first day of a three-week series.

January 7-21: Salsa — NEW SEASON STARTS TODAY!!*
January 28-February 11: Foxtrot
February 18-March 4: Rumba
March 11-April 1 (no class March 25): Swing
April 8-22: Waltz
April 29-May 13: Cha Cha

Cost: $8 Drop-in; $20 for a 3-week punch card. Second class the same day is half price.  

Winter Season Pass: $72/person; $125/couple. Covers 18 classes January 7-May 13 — one class per night. $125/person; $225/couple covers 36 classes — two classes/night, including the 7:40 Evening class. A couple is one leader and one follower. Discount for students. Register on-line at www.upanddancing.com or at the first class.

Host: Cori Grimm

7:40-8:40 For dancers who are ready to move beyond the basics. No partner needed.

January 7-21: Waltz — NEW SEASON STARTS TODAY!!*
January 28-February 11: Salsa
February 18-March 4: Foxtrot
March 11-April 1 (no class March 25): Rumba
April 8-22: Swing
April 29-May 13: Waltz

Cost: $8 Drop-in; $20 for a 3-week punch card. Second class the same day is half price. Discount for students.

Winter Season Pass: $72/person; $125/couple. Covers 18 classes January 7-May 13 — one class per night. $125/person; $225/couple covers 36 classes — two classes/night (6:45 Beginning and 7:40 Intermediate). A couple is one leader and one follower. Register on-line at www.upanddancing.com or at the first class.

Tuesday

Host: Tanya DeHart

6:00-6:30 Beginning Line Dancing
6:30-7:00 Intermediate Line Dancing
7:00-8:00 Partner or Specialty Dancing (Usually Country Two-Step)

No partner needed! No experience needed for Beginning Classes. It's best to start the Partner Dance classes toward the beginning of each month, if you're new.

Cost: $6 Drop-in for the whole night!

 

Wednesday

Host: Cori Grimm

6:30-7:30 No partner needed.

January 2-23 East Coast Swing
January 30-February 20: Foxtrot (Intermediate Silver)

Cost: $20 for a 3-class punch card; $8 drop-in; Half price with 7:30 class the same day.

No partner or experience needed for Beginning Lesson.

7:00-8:00pm Basic Beginner (Finding Your Feet) - Drills and exercises to improve connection, balance and technique.

8:00-8:30pm Practica.

8:30-9:30pm Beyond the Basics - Based on requests we will work on Tango, Vals and Milonga to keep skills current and expanding.

Cost: $10 drop-in; $32 for 4-week punch card; $60 for an 8-week punch card. Second class the same day is 50% off. 

Host: Cori Grimm

December 19 & January 2-23: Waltz Routine (performance Jan. 25 is optional; contact Cori for permission to join) 
January 30-February 20: Hustle

Cost: $20 for a 3-class punch card; $8 drop-in; Half price with 6:30 Intermediate Ballroom the same day.

Thursday

7-8:00 Beginner, Beyond Beginner, and Intermediate/Advanced lessons (separate rooms)

8:00-9:30 Open dance. Singles and couples welcome!

Cost: $7/person for drop-ins; $24 for a 4-week punch card.

Friday

Date: Fri, Jan. 25th

6:45 Doors open for early seating and Shoe Sales with Portland's Glass Slipper
7:30 Beginning Lesson
8:00-9:30 Dance Exhibitions mixed with open dancing
9:30-11:00 Open dancing

Cost: $8 General; $6 Youth; 12 and under free with adult

Date: Fri, Feb. 22nd
Host: Colette Kuhl

7:30 (February 22) Beginning Lesson and Intermediate Step of the Week in Salsa and Foxtrot with Peter and Isabel. 8:30-10:30 Dancing to a mix of Ballroom, Latin and Swing.

Cost: $8 with lesson; $6 youth; $6 after 8:30.

Host: Cori Grimm

1st Friday (February 1) Ballroom Party Beginning Lesson and Intermediate Step of the Week in Tango and Night Club Two-Step. 8:30-10:30 Open dancing to a mix of Ballroom, Latin and Swing.

Cost: $8 before 8:30; $6 after 8:30; $6 Youth.

Host: Cori Grimm

7:30 (February 15) Ballroom Party with Cori. 7:30 Beginning Lesson and Intermediate Step of the Week in Waltz and Swing. 8:30-10:30 Dancing to a mix of Ballroom, Latin and Swing.

Cost: $8 before 8:30; $6 after 8:30; $6 Youth.

7:30-8:30 Lessons. No partner or experience required.
8:30-10:30 Dance Party.
1st-4th Fridays are Ballroom Nights.
5th Friday is Country/Western Night.
2nd Fridays are especially Beginner-Friendly. 4th Fridays are especially Family-Friendly.

Friday Night Lesson Schedule for January-February:

  • 4th Friday (January 25) Evergreen Ballroom Winter Showcase! 6:45 Doors open for early seating and shoe sales with Portland's Glass Slipper. 7:30 Beginning Lesson. 8:00-9:30 Performances mixed with open dancing. 9:30-11:00 Dancing to a mix of Ballroom, Latin and Swing.
  • 1st Friday (February 1) Ballroom Party with Cori. 7:30 Beginning Lesson and Intermediate Step of the Week in Tango and Night Club Two-Step. 8:30-10:30 Dancing to a mix of Ballroom, Latin and Swing.  
  • 2nd Friday (February 8) Beginner-Friendly Ballroom Party with Cori. 7:30 Intro to Ballroom Lesson. 8:30-10:30 Dancing to a mix of Ballroom, Latin and Swing, additional mini-lesson, mixer and dance hosts.
  • 3rd Friday (February 15) Ballroom Party with Cori. 7:30 Beginning Lesson and Intermediate Step of the Week in Waltz and Swing. 8:30-10:30 Dancing to a mix of Ballroom, Latin and Swing.
  • 4th Friday (February 22) Ballroom Party with Peter and Isabel. 7:30 Beginning Lesson and intermediate Step of the Week in Salsa and Foxtrot. 8:30-10:30 Dancing to a mix of Ballroom, Latin and Swing.

Hosts: Cori G. (1st, 2nd and 3rd Fridays, 4th Friday in January); The Kuhl's (4th Fridays except January); Tanya (5th Fridays)

Cost: $8 General; $6 Youth or after 8:30; 12 and under free with paid adult. 

Saturday

6:30-8:30 Country/Western Line Dance Class. No experience needed. Most 1st and 3rd Saturdays. (On break in February.)

Cost: $2 Drop-in/person

Date: Sat, Feb. 23rd

6:30 Doors open.

7:00-9:30 Dance Competition and Open general dancing. Exhibition numbers will alternate with open dancing until 8:30. Then just dancing for the rest of the night.

Cost: $6; $5 ages 10-18. Ages 9 and under free with adult

Date: Sat, Feb. 9th
Host: Cori Grimm

8:00-11:00 PM (doors open at 7:45). An elegant evening of dancing and delectable treats for all lovers of dance. There will be mixers and prizes, but mostly dancing to a wide range of Ballroom, Latin and Swing music with DJ John. Tara will be on site to take your picture, if desired. Formal or Blue, Silver or Gold attire highly encouraged.

Cost: $15 by February 6; $20/person at the door