I Feel Good… Dancing with QuaranTude Video


Posted on April 7th, 2020, in Dance Classes, Dance Event, DanceChatter, Newsletters, Other Dance Events, Writings

We miss dancing, teaching, our dance family, our students. This is just something I threw together to fill up some time, to amuse myself, amuse you (hopefully), and continue feeling connected to dancing and our dance community. This is for entertainment purposes only. I do not claim to own the rights to the music, “I […]



All Dance Classes & Events CANCELED for April 2020


Posted on April 7th, 2020, in Dance Classes, Dance Event, DanceChatter, Newsletters, Other Dance Events, Writings

Teaching Updates as of April 6, 2020 Unfortunately, not good news. There is no set date on when we can resume our dance events. Country 2-Step classes, Nightclub 2-Step Performance Classes, California Country Sunday Dance, Country Saturday Night Dance, Private Lessons are all still on hiatus. Starlight Dance Studio and Dance for 2/Dance Headquarters are […]



New Country Dance in 2020!


Posted on November 19th, 2019, in Dance Classes, Dance Event, DanceChatter, Newsletters, Other Dance Events, Writings

**New Country Dance in 2020** 2nd Saturday Country Dance Jan 12, Feb 8, March 14 6:00 pm – Doors Open 6:00-7:00 pm – OPEN DANCING 7:00-7:30 pm – 30-Minute Lesson #1 Country 2-Step 7:30-8:00 pm – 30-Minute Lesson #2 TBD 8:00-11:00 pm – OPEN DANCING $5/person before 7:00 pm $10/person after 7:00 pm Starlight Dance […]



Nightclub 2-Step Performance Class


Posted on November 19th, 2019, in Dance Classes, DanceChatter, Newsletters, Other Dance Events, Writings

  Nightclub 2-Step Performance Class With Instructors/Choreographers/Coaches: David Walkup & Trish Connery Walkup   Local San Diego instructors David Walkup and Trish Connery Walkup are starting a new Nightclub 2-Step Performance Class!   What is a Performance Class? Performance Classes give students the opportunity to improve their dancing by learning a dance routine and performing […]



Nightclub 2-Step Video Recap


Posted on September 22nd, 2019, in Dance Classes, DanceChatter, Newsletters, Other Dance Events, Writings

I’ve been playing around with iMovie to ‘dress up’ our video recaps, take a look!    



September Email


Posted on September 22nd, 2019, in Dance Classes, DanceChatter, Newsletters, Other Dance Events, Writings

Check out my weekly email including info on dance events, classes and a new promo video recap for Nightclub 2-Step! https://mailchi.mp/31b3294df5c4/september-classes-dances-parties-conventions-2874533  



September 2019 At-A-Glance


Posted on September 2nd, 2019, in Dance Classes, DanceChatter, Newsletters, Other Dance Events, Writings

It’s September and that is supposed to mean summer is over but you sure can’t tell by the weather! It’s still hot, hot, HOT! Stay cool out there while you can (and remember that all our dance events are AIR CONDITIONED!) and see you on the dance floor! Here’s the list of September events, check […]



No Classes Monday, September 2


Posted on September 2nd, 2019, in Dance Classes, DanceChatter, Newsletters, Other Dance Events, Writings

Just a reminder – there are no classes on Monday, September 2 due to Labor Day.    Enjoy your day off, y’all!



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 […]



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!



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 […]