Latin Dance April Series with Phyllis Dodson

Elation Center for the Arts invites all latin dance lovers to a class taught by Phyllis Dodson. Phyllis is eager to continue the her latin dance magic on Thursday evenings, 6:30 to 8pm, April 16, 23 and 29.

Her warm and friendly teaching style is complimented by years of professional experience as a teacher and performer. Phyllis teaches the cha cha, easy salsa moves, ranchero, mambo, meringue and simple waltz in this class for beginners and experienced dancers alike.

Phyllis taught dance for 11 years in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, and although her teaching included jazz, ballet, tap, line dancing and world dance, it is the latin that is her favorite style. Touring internationally with the band Brave Combo for ten years, Phyllis was often teaching the audiences basic latin dance moves during the band’s high energy live shows.

Dance class is $5 per person, held at the Pagosa Lakes Clubhouse on 230 Port Ave. For more information, call ECA at 731-3117. Wear casual, comfortable clothes and shoes.

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