Take a break from your study time and let's swing all night! MUDC is taking you back to the 50s!
Don't know how to swing? No problem! There'll be an hour swing lesson by a qualified swing teacher from 6:30pm so come along and learn some new moves!
It's 50's themed so come dress up in your best 50's, grease or rockabilly costume! :D They'll also be heaps of food, social dancing and a live band!! You don't want to miss this!
Date: Friday 30th May
Venue: The Space, Ballroom
(Upstairs) 318 Chapel St (enter via Carlton St), Prahran, 3181
Theme: '50s! :D
Price: $10 members of MUDC/EMS/MDS, $15 non members
A 20 min tram ride when catching the number 72 tram from uni/mc/flinders to stop 31
Or a 10min train ride when catch the Sandringham train from Flinders to Prahran Station
The venue is a short walk from both the tram stop and train station :)
The Facebook event can be found here so please hit attending so we have a general idea of how many people will be coming. See you there!
The time has come for our annual Monash DanceSport vs. Melbourne University Dancesport Club Intervarsity Competition! It's a great way to perform what you've been working so hard on in classes and show your club spirit!
COMPETITION DATE: Friday 2nd May
ENTRY CUT-OFF DATE: Tuesday 29th April
VENUE:Dining Room, Campus Centre, Monash University Clayton
TIME: 6pm doors open, 6:30pm competition begins
WHAT IS INTERVARSITY?
Intervarsity is a friendly annual competition between the Melbourne and Monash Universities' DanceSport clubs. Members from both clubs compete in the styles of Latin, Ballroom, Salsa, Swing, Bachata and Argentine Tango, and judges will choose the winners in each category. There will also be social dancing!
WHAT IF I'M A BEGINNER?
Competition events are broken up into different experience levels so you will be competing against people at the same standard as you are, so beginners are encouraged to join!
WHAT HAPPENS ON THE NIGHT?
Doors will open at approximately 6pm, and we will begin the first event at 6.30pm. All couples competing in each category will perform their routines at the same time to set music. For the Jack & Jill events all competitors also dance at the same time, but participants will dance with someone they have not danced with before and will swap partners every 30 seconds, so will be improvising rather than performing a set routine. These events test your leading and following skills and so the Jack and Jill events are good to enter if you want to give competition a try but have not done medal classes.
IS IT VERY FORMAL?
Not at all! The whole event is quite relaxed and informal - so no competition costumes!
HOW DO I REGISTER?
To register, follow this link and fill out the form by Tuesday 29th April.https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1sSbEwi_sQx3NdhfRZ9N0qzaQY87siRPOII5UpsxmB7M/viewform
WHAT IS THE COST?
It costs $10 per person to enter, and this allows you to register in as many events as you like.
Free entry for all spectators on the night so invite your friends along to support you and your club!
Bronze Latin – Cha Cha
Silver Latin – Samba
Gold Latin – Jive
Above Gold Latin – Rumba
Bronze Modern – Waltz
Silver Modern – Foxtrot
Gold Modern – Quickstep
Above Gold Modern – Tango
Salsa – Beginner Couples
Salsa – Intermediate/Advanced Couples
Salsa – Jack and Jill Salsa
Swing – Beginner Couples
Swing – Intermediate/Advanced Couples
Swing – Jack and Jill Swing
Bachata – Open Couples
Argentine Tango – Open Couples
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