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”From . . . . . . The Diva’s Lounge”:
“Kind words can be short & easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.”
(Mother Teresa)

Announcements: . Dreamscape is Back! Every Sunday beginning Memorial Day Weekend May 24th, 6 to 11pm at the beautiful New GIBBS LOUNGE “A nice place for grown folks” Severance Town Center (next to Aarons and Bally’s) Fun – FoodFriends- Familiar Faces $5 until 8pm - $7 after 8p.m. Proper Attire 35 and over please Birthday Party for 3D’s own, Allen on Wednesday, May 27th Terry “Mr. Suits” Bass is retiring! See June 13th notice inside.

Columbus Hall,2055 Glenmount Avenue, Akron, OH 330-773-3410. $15 ADV/$20 ATD. Contact Jesse Williams @ 330-3285770. ◘ Motor City Ballroom Social @ Mistalocks Studio, 624 Livernois Ave., Suite 500, Ferndale, MI 48220. 8p—1a $10 ATD w/light refreshments. Contact: Demetrius Jones @ 313645-4484, or Mistalocks @ 313-204-7800. ◘ Central Hower 5th Annual All-Classes Alumni Dance @ St. Joseph Family Ctr., 610 W. Exchange St., Akron, OH. $15 ADV/$20 ATD. www.centralhower.com for info. ◘ Dance Masters present The Spring Cabaret @ KOC Hall, Larkin @ Michigan Aves.

Sunday, May 24th:

◘ A Touch of Flare presents a “Unity Brunch ‘On the Dance & Workshop” @ Earth Floor’ continues. . Night Club, 1209 Old River Road, 12—6 p.m. $10. Greetings Dance family, It May rd is with great pleasure that May 23 : “ A Touch Of Flare” is ◘ The Master Dancers hosting a “ Community present a “Red, White & Affair Brunch” and Blue” Jean Affair”, 7:30p Workshops at Earth Night —12:30a @ Knights of Club 1295 Old River Road, 1 Courtesy of: “Bell A Dance Diva” 20:10 a4/p4

Cleveland, Ohio 44113( just up the street from Scripts) Sunday, May 24, 2009. The doors will open at 12 p.m. and the workshops will start promptly at 12:30 p.m. and go until 2 p.m. There will be a Ballroom and Steppin’ workshop going on simultaneously. The workshops are being taught by a collaboration of some of Cleveland’s talented instructors. We have taken into consideration the feedback on what you want from a workshop and we plan to give you as much as we can to ensure that this will be one of your best workshops. Our goal is that we want everyone who attends the workshops to leave satisfied. The cost for the workshops is only $10. Immediately following the workshops the Community Affair Brunch will start from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. Come break bread with us and get your dance on. The cost for the brunch is only $10. We will have a brief panel discussion so we can voice our concerns and ideas of how we can keep on growing our dance As of: 4/19/2011

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community and continue to move in a positive direction. Following the brief discussion the dance floor will be open to get your dance on until 6 p.m. In addition come join “ A Touch A Flare” member, Valerie Brown as she celebrates her Birthday. Many people have asked us why the prices for this event is so low and how can we afford to do it so cheap. We are a team of individuals who are not doing it for the money, but for the love of the dance. We desire to establish and maintain a wonderful relationship with you, our dance family. We look forward to dancing with you soon. ◘ Dreamscape is Back! Every Sunday beginning Memorial Day Weekend May 24th, 6 to 11pm at the beautiful New GIBBS LOUNGE “A nice place for grown folks” Severance Town Center (next to Aarons and Bally’s) Fun – FoodFriends- Familiar Faces $5 until 8pm - $7 after 8pm. Proper Attire 35 and over please ◘ Motown Celebration @ Club Yesterdays, Detroit, MI

Wednesday, May 27th:
◘ Birthday Party for 3D’s own, Allen @ The Factory, 1385 East 36th Street, Cleveland, OH 7— 11 p.m. $5 Cover Charge/Cash Bar

athletic gear. Contact: Deb @313-520-0442 or Virgil Allen @313-5107440

Sunday, May 31st:
◘ Club Yesterdays presents “The Big Reunion Sunday” for the Paradise Club, where many years of networking and socializing happened.

Friday, May 29th:
◘ EFE’s The Rent Party Returns @ One More Step Dance Studio, 8p—until . . 4431 Mayfield Rd., S. Euclid, OH 44121. $5 “Grab Bag Challenge” Info: 216-401-9544.

June June 4th-7th:
◘ Rodney Mack’s “White Party Weekend”, Detroit MI. 4day Package Deal $40. Thursday: Pre-Welcome Set @ Embassy Suites – Southfield, 28100 Franklin Road, Southfield, MI 48034. 248.350.2000. 8 pm to 1am ~ 5 ATD (FREE with package) Steppin T shirts & Jeans Cash Bar Friday: Meet & Greet & Semi-Finals for WLSC @ ST George Cultural Center, 18405 West Nine Mile Rd, Southfield, MI 48075. 8 pm -- 1 am ~ $15 ATD -Steppers Sharp -(No Jeans) BYOB After Party or Casino Run -- TBA Saturday: Steppers W/Shops @ Embassy Suites, Cass Ballroom 12— As of: 4/19/2011

May 30th:
◘ Just Us Rhythm-NMotion present their “Annual Black Tie Scholarship and Benefit Dance” @ The Pazzo Grand Ballroom, 10808 Granger Road, Garfield Hts., OH 44125. $35 ADV/ $40 ATD—CASH Bar— Semi-formal & formal attire. Dinner served 8— 9:30 p.m. Contact Linda Sams @ 216-548-0202. ◘ PartyPeopleProduction s present “The Pastel Colors Party #III, 9p—2a @ Community Center, 20030John R, Detroit, MI (btwn Stare Fair & 8-Mile Rd.) $15 ADV/$20 ATD. Dress to Impress. No 2

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3p $25 ATD. “Main Event” @ Hyatt Regency Dearborn “Great Lakes Convention Center”, Fairlane Town Center, 600 Town Center Drive, Dearborn, MI 48126. $25 ADV/ $30 ATD 9p—2a Attire-White or Cream Only. Steppers Sharp! “After Party 2—5a @ PI Banquet Hall, 28847 Franklin St., Southfield, MI, 48034-1692. $10 ATD.— includes a full breakfast. Sunday: Farewell Steppers Picnic, 2—8 p.m. @ Warrendale Park Shelter, Hines Park, 22300 Warren Ave, Dearborn Hts., OH. Contact Rodney Mack @ 248-310-3424

◘ One More Step presents a Chicago Steppers 3-day National Certification Workshop, Black Tie Ball & High School Ball / Competition W/ One Accord, Chicago, IL. @ Marriott Chicago Midway, 6520 S. Cicero Ave., Chicago , IL 60638 [10 mins. from Midway airport. Info: Cynthia Shanks@ 773-324-2390 or cssllp@sbcglobal.net

Friday, June 12th:
◘ The GOB present “A $10 Holla” Roaring 20’s Style@ Mediterranean Party Ctr., 25021 Rockside Road, Bedford Hts., OH. 8p —1a

June 13th:
◘ Mistalocks & Students present 2nd Saturday Birthday Steppers' Sets, @ Mistalocks Studio, 624 Livernois Ave., Suite 500, Ferndale, MI 48220. ◘ The Flint Connection presents the “Flint Affair” 8p—1a, @ U.A.W. Local #599 Union Hall Auditorium, 812 Leith Street, Flint, MI 48505. [I75 to I-475 to Hamilton, make RIGHT onto North St & take North St. to Leith St.] $15 ADV/$20 ATD— BYOB 3

June 5th—7th:
◘ “United We Dance” is invading Cleveland, OH for the 8th Annual “Reunion Dance” @ The Renaissance Cleveland Hotel, 24 Public Square, Cleveland, OH 44114. CASH bar. Nonrefundable registration $80pp–until 04./01/2009then $90pp. Hotel $125.62 – Parking $10 (No in & out) Code-United We Dancewww.unitedwedan cereunion.com for more info.

Hors d’ouerves served. Contact: Lucille @ 810964-9623, Felicia @ 810210-1548, Theresa @ 810407-0463 ◘ Retirement Celebration for Terry “Mr. Suits” Bass, 6:30p-Midnight @ The Irish American Club East-Side, Inc., 22770 Lakeshore Blvd., Euclid, OH 44123. Dress to impress—Dinner Served—Cash Bar Wishing Well for gifts. RSVP by May 30th Phyllis @ 216261-6306, Pam @ 216643-1959 or Terry @ 216355-6245/ ◘ World Class Dance Productions presents “All-Dances Specialty Workshops @ Considine Little Rock Family Life Center, 8904 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, MI 48202, 11a—1p -- $15 a workshop / $20 walk-ins or $40 for all 3 workshops. June 13th – Detroit Ballroom/Graystone. Payment to H. Demetrius Jones / WCDP, 19650 Marx Avenue, Detroit, MI 48203 —Cash or money orders only.

June 18th—21st:
◘ OneG Steppers present 2nd Annual Juneteenth Steppers Ball As of: 4/19/2011

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June 20th:
◘ World Class Dance Productions presents “All-Dances Specialty Workshops @ Considine Little Rock Family Life Center, 8904 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, MI 48202, 11a—1p -- $15 a workshop / $20 walk-ins or $40 for all 3 workshops. June 20th – Detroit Bop/DC Hand Dance.. Payment to H. Demetrius Jones / WCDP, 19650 Marx Avenue, Detroit, MI 48203 —Cash or money orders only. ◘ Detroit2Cleveland’s 4th Annual Cotton Ball, “Light Up the Night in White” 8p—2a @ Studio 62nd, 1030 East 62nd Street [north of St. Clair], Cleveland, OH 44103. $15 ADV/$20 ATD. Light refreshments, CASH bar. Special performance by The Charlotte Purple Steppers. For tix & info see any D2CC member, Detroit2Cleve@yahoo.c om, or call 216-288-4901.

American Club East-Side, Inc., 22770 Lakeshore Blvd., Euclid, OH 44123, 7:30p—12:00a. Tix $15 Adv/$20 ATD. Dinner served @ 8:30p—BYOB. 50/50 Raffle for prizes. Get into the spirit by wearing your bright summer pastels! Contact Boston @ 216-410-0547, Rendia @ 216-832-9715, Mykal @ 216-702-2075.

◘ United We Step present “Steppin’ in the Heat White Party” 9p— 2a @ The Stranahan Theater Great Hall, 4645 Heatherdowns, Toledo, OH. CASH bar. More details TBA

June 27th—29th:
Montgomery Steppers “3rd Annual Soiree in White” @ Embassy Suites Hotel, 300 Tallapoosa Street, Montgomery, AL. www.montgomerystepp ers.com

June 27th:
◘ Motor City Ballroom Social @ Mistalocks Studio, 624 Livernois Ave., Suite 500, Ferndale, MI 48220 8p—1a $10 ATD w/light refreshments. Contact: Demetrius Jones @ 313645-4484, or Mistalocks @ 313-204-7800. ◘ World Class Dance Productions presents “All-Dances Specialty Workshops @ Considine Little Rock Family Life Center, 8904 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, MI 48202, 11a—1p -- $15 a workshop / $20 walk-ins or $40 for all 3 workshops. June 27th – Latin Hustle. Payment to H. Demetrius Jones / WCDP, 19650 Marx Avenue, Detroit, MI 48203 —Cash or money orders only. 4

July July 10-11th:
◘ The Gentlemen of Ballroom present the 3rd Annual Cleveland Steppers Ball, “Steppin in Linen”. @ Crowne Plaza Hotel & Resort, Cleveland City Centre, 777 St. Clair Avenue, Cleveland, OH 800-3211090. Weekend package is $70 until June 1st—the a price increase! Friday – Workshops 5—6p, Meet & Greet 6:30—7:30 p, Steppers Set, 8p—1a $35/Casual attire—DJ Rockin’ Rodney Mack. Saturday – Workshop 10a —4p, Main event 8p—2a $50 Steppers Sharp attire —DJ Mellow Khris. As of: 4/19/2011

Friday, June 26th:

MRB Productions presents “Pastel Paradise”, a dinner dance/fundraiser to benefit Team Berea Sports, featuring “The Chocolate Delight Show” @ The Irish

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Purchase tixc online @ www.gentlemenofballro om.org, or Jerry @ 216509-3208, Ambrose @ 216-554-0012, Lawrence @ 216-470-1038, Keith @ 216-509-9586, Marvin @ 216-376-2858 or Mykal @ 216-751-5778.

Monday--Friday, July 20--24th
◘ Kristi Copez invites you to ‘Come Flow with me on this Phenomenal journey as I celebrate my Flourishing, Fervent, Flavorful & Fortunate 50’! Get the week started on Monday with the “KickOff” Set @ The Olive Twyst Café & Lounge, 26159 Euclid Avenue, Euclid, OH 44132 [No cover charge] On Wednesday, The “Preview” Set @ Studio 62nd, 1030 East 62nd Street $5 All night. Thursday is The “Warm-Up” Party @ Kinsman Square Party Center, 3224 East 93rd Street $5 All night. On Friday, the Main event, Kristi’s 50th Birthday Celebration, 8p—2a @ Studio, 1030 East 62nd Street. After 5 Attire—No Cover Charge. Then, ‘the After-After-Party’ on Sunday, July 26th @ Perfectly Paired’s “Let’s Recycle the Fun & Go Green” @ The Slovenian Society Home, 20713 Lindbergh /Recher Avenue, Euclid, OH 44119, $5 All Night. Whew! How about THAT for turning 50!?! You GO, Gurrllll! 5

July 25th:
◘ The Travelers present “A Chocolate Affair” @ The Irish American Club East-Side, Inc., 22770 Lakeshore Drive, Euclid, OH 44123, 7:30p—12a. $15 ATD, where Ms. Cassandra “Cookie” Proctor will be celebrating her birthday! Attire: Chocolate/Brown—Dress to Impress. Light refreshments – BYOB (Beer or Wine ONLY)— Complimentary champagne while it lasts. Contact: Cookie @ 216225-8679, Tony @ 216952-2565 or Mr. Suits @ 216-355-6245 ◘ Motor City Ballroom Social @ Mistalocks Studio, 624 Livernois Ave., Suite 500, Ferndale, MI 48220 8p—1a $10 ATD w/light refreshments. Contact: Demetrius Jones @ 313-645-4484, or Mistalocks @ 313-2047800.

July 11th:
◘ Mistalocks & Students present 2nd Saturday Birthday Steppers' Sets, @ Mistalocks Studio, 624 Livernois Ave., Suite 500, Ferndale, MI 48220.

Thursday, July 16th:
◘ Round 3 – Ballroom & Steppin’ of the 4th Annual ALL City—ALL Student Dance Contest @ Kinsman Square Party Center, 3224 East 93rd Street

July 18th:
◘ Detroit2Cleve presents the “3rd Annual Party in the Park @ Chalet”- Grown Folks Picnic/ Adults Only) 3-9pm. Dancing, Co-ed Softball, Volleyball, Horseshoes, Bid Whist Tournament, Dominoes, Chess, Backgammon. Sign up For Dessert Contest! Advance Tickets Only! $10 Per Person

July 24th—26th:
◘ Step On Unlimited’s 3rd Anniversary Party @ Hilton Hotel—LAX, Los Angeles, CA. Contact: steponunlimited@hotm ail.com or cynsitivity@yahoo.com As of: 4/19/2011

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Workshop instructors include The Steady Steppers, Sistas N Sync, Aline Goodman & Dave Maxx

Friday, August 7th:
◘ The GOB present “A $10 Holla” @ Mediterranean Party Ctr., 25021 Rockside Road, Bedford Hts., OH. 8p—1a

August 22nd:
◘ Detroit2Cleveland’s “All-City—All Students Ballroom Dancing Contest Finals” @ Kinsman Square Party Center, 3224 East 93rd Street, Cleveland, OH 44104 ◘ Motor City Ballroom Social @ Mistalocks Studio, 624 Livernois Ave., Suite 500, Ferndale, MI 48220 8p—1a $10 ATD w/light refreshments. Contact: Demetrius Jones @ 313645-4484, or Mistalocks @ 313-204-7800.

August August 1 :
◘ RJ Double D Unlimited’s “August Affair & Detroit Dan’s Birthday Celebration Cabaret” @ Knights of Columbus Hall, 4381 Larkins Avenue, Detroit, MI. 9p—2a $10 ADV/$15 ATD. NO Jeans or Gym Shoes. Reuben@ 313-5052498 or Ballroom Jack @ 313-303-4058 ◘ Val B, Kendra & Vince —“A Touch of Flare” event
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August 8th:
◘ Mistalocks & Students present 2nd Saturday Birthday Steppers' Sets, @ Mistalocks Studio, 624 Livernois Ave., Suite 500, Ferndale, MI 48220.

August 15th:
◘ “PPBD's 2nd Annual Anniversary Affair” ◘ 5th Annual “Hotter Than July” Summer Dance Party, 8p—2a, presented by Mind, Body & Soul @ Stranahan Theatre Great Hall, 4645 Heatherdowns Blvd., Toledo, OH 43614. Tix $20 ADV / $25 ATD. Contact @ 419-944-4269 or www.mindbodyandsoul. info

August 31st— September 8th:
◘ Poetry In Motion’s Royal Caribbean Adventure of the Sea Cruise to St. Thomas, St. Martin, Barbados, Antigua, St. Lucia. Cost--$1366-$1666—All Inclusive. Must be paid by June 30th. Contact Virgo or Hilda of PIM.

Sunday, August 2nd:
◘ Upscale Dance Productions Annual Raffle, Cook-Out & Dance @ Belle Isle Casino, Detroit, MI, 12:00 6:00pm. $5.00 -(includes) Raffle, Dancing, Food, Beverages Games, Prizes -- bring your dance shoes, sports shoes, grandparents, kids. For more details email us at ars5522a@yahoo.com or call (313) 915-1144

September September 2nd – 7th:
Atlanta's 10th Annual Black & White Steppers Ball w/a Touch of Platinum @ Crowne Plaza, Atlanta Airport. The Steppers Club Rate As of: 4/19/2011

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$92/night, 866.750.3365. mysteppersclub.com 877.411.step Contact Sarah Teagle @404.931.1367

September 5th:
◘ A Toast to the Gentlemen of Ballroom, presented by the Ladies of Ballroom, 8 p -- 1:30 a (cash bar) @ Studio 62nd, 1030 East 62nd Street (off of St. Clair), Cleveland, OH. Gentlemen’s tix: $5 until August 8th & $10 August 9th & ATD. Ladies' tix: $15.00 until August 31st & $20 September 1st & ATD. Semi-formal only (Two Dance floors!)

Friday, September 4th:
◘ The GOB present “A $10 Holla” @ Mediterranean Party Ctr., 25021 Rockside Road, Bedford Hts., OH. 8p—1a

◘ Motor City Ballroom Social @ Mistalocks Studio, 624 Livernois Ave., Suite 500, Ferndale, MI 48220 8p—1a $10 ATD w/light refreshments. Contact: Demetrius Jones @ 313645-4484, or Mistalocks @ 313-204-7800.

September 12th:
◘ Mistalocks & Students present 2nd Saturday Birthday Steppers' Sets, @ Mistalocks Studio, 624 Livernois Ave., Suite 500, Ferndale, MI 48220.

September 19th:
◘ SL&G Entertainment presents their “6th Annual Anniversary Cabaret” @ Knights of Columbus Hall, 4381 Larkins Avenue, Detroit, MI. Contact: James Pacely @ slg_james@yahoo.com for tix & info

September 26th:
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October October 2nd—4th:
◘ Steady Steppers “2009 Las Vegas Weekend Jam III”. ‘Vegas is Contagious”@ Tuscany Suites & Casino, 255 E. Flamingo Road, Las Vegas, NV 877-887-2261 $65 per night+ 9% sales tax Sunday—Thursday AND $115 per night + sales tax Friday & Saturday—single or double occupancy. Let’s Dance! Event Weekend pass $130 —includes all dance parties, lavish Saturday lunch buffet and 1 dance workshop of your choice. No daily access—No ATD access—No COMP passes Contact: Larry Collins Steady_Steppers@comc ast.net or 248-569-2402 or Al Ebo @ 248-808-3555, AlbertEbo@att.net

◘ Motor City Ballroom Social @ Mistalocks Studio, 624 Livernois Ave., Suite 500, Ferndale, MI 48220 8p—1a $10 ATD w/light refreshments. Contact: Demetrius Jones @ 313645-4484, or Mistalocks @ 313-204-7800.

October 29th – Nov 1st:

◘ Main Event Saturday October 31st: Rockin’ Rodney Mack presents Detroit’s Annual Masquerade Ball Weekend @ Knights of Columbus Hall, 4381 Larkins Avenue, Detroit, MI. 9p—2a. $15 ADV/$20 ATD. Costume preferred but not required. Contact Rockin Rodney @ 248 310 3424

November November 6th & 7th:
◘ 7TH ANNUAL NATIONAL FEEL THE BEAT PRODUCTIONS— ONE LOVE DANCE SUMMIT @ Holiday Inn Select, 630 Naamans Road, Claymont, De. 19703 302-792-2700. Please read this in its entirety to ensure your registration is complete for the Feel the Beat One Love National 8

October 10th:
◘ Mistalocks & Students present 2nd Saturday Birthday Steppers' Sets, @ Mistalocks Studio, 624 Livernois Ave., Suite 500, Ferndale, MI 48220.

Dance Summit. When making your reservation with the Holiday Inn please use code name (FEEL THE BEAT) and you will receive a special hotel rate of $95.00 plus tax per night T-shirt, Souvenir. Package Rates are as follows: Early Bird Special $90.00 until May 2nd 2009. After Early Bird Special $105.00 until August 1, 2009. Late Registration $120.00 until October 3rd 2009. Please make hotel reservations by October 1, 2009. Please add $3.00 to plus size T- Shirts (2x, 3x, 4x). Register on-line at www.ftbdancesummit.c om. Checks and money orders should be made payable to “FEEL THE BEAT” and remit to: Feel the Beat Productions, P.O. Box 7369, Newark, DE 19714 (215) 605-2672 or E-mail: feelthebeat@comcast.n et

October 24th:

◘ Detroit2 Cleveland’s “The Super Sexy Masquerade Cabaret”

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November 13th & 14th:
◘ A Midwest Affair— Steppers Weekend, 8p— 1a @ The Garden Lake Hall, 5359 Dorr Street, Toledo,OH. Hosted by Mind, Body & Soul (Toledo)—Juan @ 419944-4269, Big Hat Gentlemen (Detroit)— Walt @ 248-388-4419 & the N.E. Ohio Fellows (Cleveland)—Tony @ 216-952-2565. Friday, November 13th, Meet & Greet Host Hotel, 1705 Tollgate Drive, Maumee, OH 419-482-7777. Saturday, workshop w/Dominique & Shorty Smooth, 1—3p @ Garden Lake Hall, $20 pp.. Contact Juan

Demetrius Jones @ 313645-4484, or Mistalocks @ 313-204-7800.

645-4484, or Mistalocks @ 313-204-7800.

December December 5th:
◘ Upscale Dance Productions “Puttin’ On The Hits”, Detroit, MI

‘Save the Date’ for Upcoming Events . . .’ ▼
May 29th—31st—“1st National “ChicagoStyle” Steppers Convention of Delegates” @ Best Western Hotel, Hillside, IL. Hotel contact 708-5449300—mention ‘Strictly Steppers’ August 7th—9th: John Adams Classes of 1969 40th Reunion Celebration! $85pp until 06/30, then $95 pp until 08/01—No Door Sales! Contact AlyceB @ BellA57@roadrunner.co m If you know anyone in this class, pass the word! August 15th—“PPBD's 2nd Annual Anniversary Affair”. Additional information will be forthcoming. October 24th—Detroit2 Cleveland’s “The Super Sexy Masquerade Cabaret” Detroit2cleve@yahoo.c om December 5th—Upscale Dance Productions As of: 4/19/2011

December 12th:
◘ Detroit2Cleveland’s “The Winter Gala & Student Show” ◘ Mistalocks & Students present 2nd Saturday Birthday Steppers' Sets, @ Mistalocks Studio, 624 Livernois Ave., Suite 500, Ferndale, MI 48220.

December 31st:

November 14th:
◘ Mistalocks & Students present 2nd Saturday Birthday Steppers' Sets, @ Mistalocks Studio, 624 Livernois Ave., Suite 500, Ferndale, MI 48220.

◘ Rockin Rodney Mack presents “A New Years Eve Steppin’ and Ballroom Extravaganza” @ Knights of Columbus Hall, 4381 Larkins Avenue, Detroit, MI. 9p—4a. $20 ADV/$25 ATD. Contact Rockin’ Rodney @ 248 310 3424

December 26th:
◘ Motor City Ballroom Social @ Mistalocks Studio, 624 Livernois Ave., Suite 500, Ferndale, MI 48220 8p—1a $10 ATD w/light refreshments. Contact: Demetrius Jones @ 3139

November 28th:
◘ Motor City Ballroom Social @ Mistalocks Studio, 624 Livernois Ave., Suite 500, Ferndale, MI 48220 8p—1a $10 ATD w/light refreshments. Contact:

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Annual Puttin’ on the Hits. Ars5522a@yahoo.com December 12th— Detroit2Cleveland’s Winter Gala & Student Show. Detroit2cleve@yahoo.c om

Cleveland-Area Classes:
Sundays:

◘ Perfectly Paired Ballroom Dancers @Slovenian Society Home, 20713 Lindbergh/Recher Ave. Euclid, OH 4—7 p.m. Mondays: Class & 7—10 p.m. Open Dance Shirley @ 216-322◘ New Era Ballroom 5445 or Terry @ 216-355Dancers @ Warrensville 6245 Hts. Civic & Senior Center, ◘ Cheek-2-Cheek 4567 Green Road, Dance Studio (F.Y.I) The Warrensville Hts., OH M.A.K 3 Dance Club will 44128 – 7—9 p.m. Sandy be holding Chicago Horne @ 216-339-1246 Steppin classes each and ◘ Detroit2Cleveland @ every Sunday at the "The Olive Twyst Tapas Cheek 2 Cheek Dance Cafe & Lounge", 26159 Studio. Euclid Ave., Euclid, OH. Cheek 2 Cheek is located FREE Ballroom Dance at 4440 Mayfield Road in Class for Beginners and South Euclid, Ohio. Intermediate students Class 3:30 – 5 p.m. Cost from 7--9PM. Open Dance is $7 per person. Come on 9-11PM. Contact Thelma out and enjoy yourself and Williams @ learn something New!! detroit2cleve@yahoo.co We look forward to seeing m for more info you there. Tuesdays: Jerome Moore 10 Courtesy of: “Bell A Dance Diva” 20:10 a4/p4

◘ Cheek-2-Cheek Dance Studio @ 4440 Mayfield Road, Cleveland Hts., OH 44124, 4:30— 7:30 p.m. Ballroom class. 7:30 –12:00 Open Dancing. Matthew @ 216-376-4778 ◘ . Dreamscape Every Sunday 6 to 11pm at the beautiful New GIBBS LOUNGE “A nice place for grown folks” Severance Town Center (next to Aarons and Bally’s) Fun – FoodFriends- Familiar Faces $5 until 8pm - $7 after 8p.m. Proper Attire 35 and over please

◘ New Era Ballroom Dancers @ Warrensville Hts. Civic & Senior Center, 4567 Green Road, Warrensville Hts., OH 44128 – 7—9 p.m. Sandy Horne @ 216-339-1246 ◘ “Tighten Up Tuesdays” 7—9 p.m. Chicago Steppin’ @ SirRah House with Vince & Voss, 4170 Lee Road. Men [$7] @ 7p & Ladies [$5] @ 8p. @ 9p, bring $3 to enjoy open dancing. Vince & Vauss @ mrhuck@msn.com ◘ Scuchie’s Tuesday Night Class @ J & J Broadway Pub (Formerly the UpScale Lounge.) located at 10600 Broadway Avenue, Garfield Hts. OH 7—9 p.m. Scuchie @ 216-832-2214

Wednesdays:
◘ Detroit2Cleveland @ Kings & Queens Lounge, 20840 Southgate Park Blvd., Maple Hts., OH 44137 – 7—9 p.m. Cookie@ 216-225-8679 or Jerry @ 216-509-3208

WEDNESDAY NIGHT OUT DANCE PARTY hosted by
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Steppin’ moves, footwork and freestyle 7-8pm! Food and drink specials for first hour, kitchen open late.
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◘ Ballroom Dance Class w/Detroit to Cleveland Connection, 7—9p @ Studio 62nd, 1030 East 62nd Street, Cleveland, OH 44103. Open dance @ 9p. Info:
Detroit2Cleve@yahoo.com

Thursdays:
◘ The Travelers @ Euclid Green Bowling Lanes, 18310 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH –7 —9 p.m. Terry Bass @ 216-355-6245, Tony Gray @ 216-952-2565, or Robert Woods @ 216-6473668 ◘ Detroit2Cleveland @ Kinsman Square Party Center, 3224 East 93rd Street, Cleveland, OH 44104 – 7—9 p.m. 9 p.m. – until is Open Dance. $5 all night! ◘ Robert Woods’ Chicago Steppin’ Class @ J & J Broadway Pub, 10600 Broadway Ave., Garfield Hts., OH 44125. 7—9 p.m. Class & Freestyle open dance 9p—until. $5. [Starts February 5th] 216-849-6817

◘ The Travelers @ Euclid Green Bowling Lanes, 18310 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH –7 —9 p.m. Terry Bass @ 216-355-6245, Tony Gray @ 216-952-2565, or Robert Woods @ 216-6473668 ◘ Get in the Flow on with Eurhythmic Flow Entertainment's Chicago Style Steppin' Lessons @ One More Step Dance Studio, 4431 Mayfield Rd. Class starts at 7:00PM ◘ ATCNBD @ YMCA, 110 Goodyear Blvd., Akron, OH – 7—9 p.m. Tabaka @ 330-631-5299 or Jackie @ 330-573-9453 ◘ Old & New Line Dance Class w/Jimmy Jam @ Ivy’s Catering @ Greenmont, 800 South Green Road, South Euclid, OH 44121 7—9 p.m. $4. Jimmy Jam @ 216-3920152 or Brenda @ 216906-7524. [Ivys-216-2970891]

Cleveland
Detroit2Cleve@ yahoo.com (Detroit 2 Cleveland New Ballroom Dancers – D2CCNBD) www.gentlemenofballro om.org (Gentlemen of Ballroom) www.justusrhythmnmot ion.com (Just Us – Rhythm-nMotion) www.neweraballroomda ncers.com (New Era Dancers) www.officialonemorest ep.org (One—More— Step) www.myspace.com/3din cleveland (Dancin’ Dons & Divas) www.perfectlypairedbal lroomdancers.com. (Perfectly Paired Ballroom Dancers) eroom1972@yahoo.com M.A.K. 3 Dance ClubCleveland Jerome Moore the_travelers@roadrunn er.com The Travelers As of: 4/19/2011

Saturdays:
◘ Just Us Rhythm N Motion @ Bally’s Total Fitness Club, Severance Town Center, Cleveland, Hts., OH – 12—3 p.m. Linda Sams @ 216-5480202

Fridays:

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@www.danceinstitute.c om The Steady Steppers – Las Vegas, NV @ Trixvaldez38383@aol.co m Regina Holman @ 702203-1048 Upscale Dance Productions, Detroit, MI @ www.upscaledance.trip od.com Angie Scott @ 313-9151144 Ballrooning.Com, A Dancers Web Link, Detroit, MI www.BallRooming.com Martin Hall @ 248-3611221 Jeff Clark, Detroit, MI www.ilovesteppin.com or Demetrius Jones of World Class Dance Productions, Detroit, MI @ baileentertainment@ms n.com Or 313-645-4484 Another Level of Dance, Angela & Darrell @ http://alodance.wetpain t.com. & 313-492-7909, or 313-205-6802.

“Mr. Smooth” – Calvin & Jackie Sibert @ www.MrSmooth.com 866-213-0679 Buford ‘Mistalocks’ Collins, Detroit, MI @ Mistalocks@yahoo.com or 313-204-7800. United We Dance Family Reunion – Nation-wide @ www.unitedwedancereu nion.com New Millennium Dance Productions, Detroit, MI Chuck Boone @ chucky041180@hotmail .com Motor City Jam, Detroit, MI @ http://artspectrum/org/ enews.htm Paulette Brockington@313-7902311 Saginaw Ballroom Association, LLC, Saginaw, MI. Lillian Gatling. @ capthook1213@aol.com or 989-284-6330 Mind, Body & Soul, Toledo, OH www.mindbodyandsoul. info 419-944-4269 As of: 4/19/2011

A c r o s s the N a t Ion
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sarah@thesteppersclub .com Sarah Teagle @ 404.931.1367 www.n2steppin.com. “Wow Edie!!!” Atlanta, GA country-wide salsa schedules @ http://www.salsafreak.c om/ Contact @ wowedie@yahoo.com The Majestic Gents, Chicago, IL Majesticgents2@gmail.c om Keith Hubbard, Chicago, IL booking@stepupenterta inment.org L. C. Henderson, of The Steppers’ Workshop. Chicago, IL. SteppinLCH@aol.com Ronneal “Moe” Muhammad, of Learn 2 Step, Chicago, IL www.learn2step.com or 312-446-9822 Shine Entertainment, LLC www.myspace.com/shin e_entertainment Andre “Dre” Blackwell of Dre & Company, Chicago, IL @ www.dreandcompany@ yahoo.com 13

Cynthia Bean, Chicago, IL, of The Stepper's Internet Connection www.groups.yahoo.com /group/steppincrew or www.myspace.com/step persconnection MAK3 Dance Club @ www.mak3danceclub.co m Brian Patterson SteppinB@sbcglobal.ne t Desert Steppers Connection.com, Phoenix, AZ @ www.desertsteppersco nnection.com or Ceola Coaston @ coastonceola@yahoo.co m The National Dance Council of America – NDCA @ www.ndca.org The Bay Area Steppers @ www.bayareasteppers.c om Steppers USA @ www.steppersusa.com Sacramento Steppers @ www.sacsteppers.net Lee James @ www.steppinlee.com The Ballroom Dance Company, MD/VA areas As of: 4/19/2011

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