Yes, there IS class tonight at Starlight! Plus, news on Sundance Band, November’s California Country Sunday – AND – the 3rd Annual Holiday Hustle Bash!


Posted on November 12th, 2018, in Dance Classes, DanceChatter, Newsletters, Other Dance Events, Writings

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Off Time Yank & Crank


Posted on August 26th, 2018, in DanceChatter, Newsletters, Other Dance Events, Writings

The other night David and I were at our local honky-tonk, doing some floor shuffling to our favorite local country band. There was a couple there  – only dancing with each other – and throwing all these fancy dips, tricks, lifts, drops onto the floor. They would get the occasional smattering of applause from the […]



July Featured Pattern: Telemarks!


Posted on July 2nd, 2018, in Dance Classes, DanceChatter, Other Dance Events, Writings

July’s Featured Country 2-Step Move: TELEMARKS! Starting tonight, Monday, July 2, we’ll break down the secrets of the elusive dance move: The Telemark. Telemarks, when done correctly, are FUN, dynamic and a great ride! But when they aren’t executed correctly, they can turn into a ‘push-me-pull-you-drag-around-the-floor. Leaders: Learn how to set up a Telemark, how […]



Update to Southland Hustle Fri, July 6


Posted on July 1st, 2018, in Dance Classes, DanceChatter, Newsletters, Other Dance Events, Writings

Check it out – John Chaparro and Ed Gee added to the Friday night line up! PLUS, make note of the new start time!



Country 2-Step Video Recap


Posted on June 18th, 2018, in Dance Classes, DanceChatter, Other Dance Events

Check out the video recap from April’s California Country Sunday!



California Country Sunday June 24


Posted on June 18th, 2018, in Dance Classes, DanceChatter, Other Dance Events

  California Country Sunday 4th Sunday of Every Month with David Walkup & Trish Connery Walkup SUNDAY, JUNE 24 6:30 pm – 30-Minute Beg/Int Country 2-Step Lesson 7:00-9:30 pm – Open Dancing! California Country Mix: Music for Country 2-Step with a mix of West Coast Swing, Nightclub, Hustle, Waltz, Cha Cha, etc.   $10 per […]



What is a Dance Critique Session?


Posted on April 17th, 2018, in Dance Classes, DanceChatter, Newsletters, Other Dance Events, Writings

        Hustle Critique Session with Hustle Diva DEBRA HAMPTON The benefits of a private lesson in an inexpensive group setting!   THURSDAY, MAY 3 7:00-8:30 PM This is your chance to get instant feedback on your dancing from a world-class Hustle Diva – at a fraction of the cost of a private […]



Video: California Country Sunday Lesson 01.28.18


Posted on February 25th, 2018, in Dance Classes, DanceChatter, Newsletters, Other Dance Events, Writings

Check out the video from last month’s California Country Dance at Dance for 2!  Monthly Country Dances – Lessons, FUN!



TONIGHT: No Frills Country Monday Class & Dance!


Posted on November 27th, 2017, in Dance Classes, DanceChatter, Other Dance Events

TONIGHT! Join us for our last Teaching Monday of the year! The year is drawing to a close and it’s time to party and dance! Last Country Monday of 2017!   COUNTRY MONDAY CLASS & DANCE PARTY!   MONDAY, DECEMBER 18   6:30-7:30 pm –Country 2-Step Lesson with Trish & David (mixed level class, all […]



Wrap-Up: Paradise Dance Festival (Oct 20-22, 2017)


Posted on October 24th, 2017, in DanceChatter, Other Dance Events, Writings

First and foremost – the new hotel in Orange County – NICE! Big improvement over previous locations.  Good numbers at the event, nice to see so many UCWDC competitors!  I was flying solo this past weekend – David was out of town so I was on my own. I taught two workshops  – Nightclub and […]



Dance For 2 Country Dance September 24


Posted on September 19th, 2017, in Dance Classes, Other Dance Events

Time for California Country Sunday! Sunday, September 24 at Dance for 2!   California Country Sunday Sunday, September 24 Last Sunday of Every Month!   6:30 pm – 30 Min Lesson 30-minute Intermediate Country 2-Step Lesson   7:00-9:30 pm – Open Dancing: California COUNTRY Mix! Country 2-Step with a “splash” of WCS, Nightclub, Hustle, Cha, […]



Follow Me On Social Media!


Posted on August 11th, 2017, in Dance Classes, DanceChatter, Newsletters, Other Dance Events, Writings

Follow Me On Social Media!   Trish Connery Walkup & DanceChatter.com Dancer, Teacher, Competitor, Judge, Promoter San Diego, CA 323-228-3532; dancechatter@gmail.com   Visit our websites, join our Facebook groups, subscribe to my YouTube channel, follow us on Twitter & Instagram   Websites: DanceChatter: www.dancechatter.com Southland Hustle (newly revamped!): www.southlandhustleclub.com   YouTube Channel Trish Connery Walkup […]