Latin dance class with Phyllis Dodson

Phyllis Dodson continues her latin dance classes on Thursday evenings, April 23 and 30. Sponsored by Elation Center for the Arts, classes are held in the Pagosa Lakes Clubhouse from 6:30 to 8:00 and the cost is $5 per class.

Latin dance lovers will enjoy learning about the history of each dance and a thorough demonstration of each steps unique ethnic flavor. Phyllis teaches the cha cha, easy salsa moves, ranchero, mambo, meringue and simple waltz and more in this class for beginners and experienced dancers alike. No previous experience is required.

Her warm and friendly teaching style is complemented by years of professional experience as a teacher and performer. Phyllis taught dance for 11 years in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, including jazz, ballet, tap, line dancing, latin and world dance.

Pagosa Lakes Clubhouse is located on 230 Port Ave. For more information, call ECA at 731-3117. Wear casual, comfortable clothes and shoes.

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