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Crowne Plaza Resort Hotel in Mission Valley, San Diego

The San Diego Dance Festival (Swing & Country) is this weekend, April 2nd - April 5th at the Crowne Plaza Resort Hotel, an earlybird dance kicks it off on Thursday with four days of dancing, workshops and competition plus lots of fun in sunny San Diego including golf, Sea World, San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park and dancing the whole following week right up to the City Of Angels event in Los Angeles. 

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Step Up Revolution fillm last dance scene

The Step Up Film Series includes five films from 2006 through 2014 whose plot revolves around dancing, dance students, street dance competitions, performances and include some romance/drama within the dance landscape of a school of dance arts and people from all walks of life coming together through dance. 

Watch some of our favorite dance scenes here Step Up Dance Scenes!


Marquese Scott dance sensation on YouTube

 Marquese Scott went from Walmart employee to world dance sensation overnight when his dance video, Pumped Up Kicks, got millions of views in a few hours on YouTube in 2011. Currently, he travels the world dancing in places like China, Germany, France, Japan, UAE, Spain and the U.S. He dances Animation, which uses other dance techniques like...

Watch Marquese's dance videos at Marquese Scott dance sensation on YouTube

emmanuel pierre antoine & liana churilova united states rhythm champions

The Emerald Ball Championships 2014 hosted the United States (Ballroom) Rhythm champions, Emmanuel Pierre Antoine & Liana Churilova; the United States (Ballroom) Smooth champions, Peter & Alexandra Perzhu; and the International Standard (Ballroom) champions Victor Fung & Anastasia Muravyeva among many amazing ballroom dancers.

Watch four major competitions at the Emerald Ball 2014 here!


World Standard Ballroom Champions arunas bizokas & Katusha Demidova
Riccardo Cocchi & Yulia Zagoruychenko have dominated both the U.S. National Latin and World Latin championships. They have won the World Professional Latin Championships numerous times and have continued to win Latin dance championships consistently. They have won numerous United States National  Professional Latin Championships. They are five time World Professional Latin champions. As of 2015, Riccardo and Yulia are the top ranked Professional Latin dancers. Click picture or World Latin Champions to watch and read more! 



Watch Salsa team performances from Salsamania & Yamulee Dance Company (New York), jazz with Ignite The Dark dance company, World Latin Dance Cup Bachata 2011 with Alfred Pena & Aleksandra Kozlowska and the New Style hustle are featured here in these amazing dance performances!


Click picture or Salsa, Jazz, Bachata & New Style hustle dance here!

DanceTime Global culled dozens of West Coast swing performances from 2013-2014 to find the these swing dancers to watch in 2015 including Gary McIntrye, Susan Kirklin, Ben Morris, Jennifer DeLuca, Benji Schwimmer, Torri Smith and others representing many different countries including U.S., France, Brazil, Australia, UK, Canada, Russia and more!

Watch and read All About West Coast Swing dancing here


A beautiful International Rumba to the song "Imagine" by Eva Cassidy performed by Latin dance champions Stephano Di Filippo and Anna Melnikova when they were partners in 2006. The Rumba is an old dance with roots in a dance form called "Son." Other forms include American style rumba and bolero. 


Watch this sensual International style Rumba performance here!

Dancing with the Stars

"Dancing with the Stars" season 20 started last Monday. Here are some of our past favorite routines. They include a HOT salsa with Janel, Val & Keo, a sensual freestyle with Janel Parrish and Valentin Chmerkovskiy and the Season 19 finale opening number plus a list of the past nineteen season champions and this season's dancers.

Watch the some of the best Dancing with the Stars past routines here

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About Pattie Wells 

Pattie Wells is one of the most experienced dance professionals in the United States. Currently, she is a dance curator for and teaches private dance lessons only in San Diego ... Read Pattie's Bio 

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San Diego Dancing Guide

San Diego, California on the West Coast of the United States has nightly dancing at dozens of dance venues, events and a plethora of dance lessons, classes and studios. We have collected all of this information into our San Diego dancing guide, check it out at:

Complete Dancing In San Diego Info here!

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