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2006 Dec 5 Tue, 2006 4:33pm
We're are super-duper pleased to annouce that registration for the 2007 Northwest Balboa Fest is officially open! NWBF will be held Feb 16-18 in Seattle, WA. Head on over to the website at and get signed up.

2007 will be a blast! Here are some highlights:

-- Three tracks of workshops this year!!**

-- Eight instructors: Peter Logins, Sylvia Skylar, Jeremy Otth, Yoshi & Mia, Randy & Kara, and Kyle Smith

-- Live music both Friday and Saturday

-- Three competitions!

But, enough of the hype! We hope you'll all consider coming to the event. Please let us know if you have questions. And we'd also love it if you'd be our friend on myspace:

** In addition to the workshops that follow, all weekend attendees will have:

- A workshop on Slow Balboa
- Leads Only and Follows Only classes
- Two lecture and Q&A format classes on
The History and Passion of Swing (music presentation by Kyle) and
The History and Development of Balboa (dance presentation by Peter).

Individual Track Workshop titles for the weekend include...

Beginner/Intermediate track:
Cleanliness is Next To Godliness
Bal-Swing Vocabulary 1
Balboa, Circa 1930s
Bal-Swing Vocabulary 2

Intermediate/Advanced track:
One Thing Leads To Another
Pure Balboa Footwork and Ad-Libs
Lolly, Lolly, Lolly Get Your Adverbs Here
Back in The Day

Advanced Plus track:
Finding Your Own Voice
Style and Creativity
The Essence of Bal-Swing
Heh...Heh....Hesitation Moves


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