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Auditions and Emotions

"Results are in!" It was ironic that I was the one to discover the team lists posted on the PBD website when my son Eli had been refreshing that website every ten minutes for days. Within a few minutes, we were all gathered--me, my husband, and four kids, and it only...

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Record Breaking numbers for auditions

In a series of 8 separate rounds, 150 kids from age seven to seventeen came to audition for the premier and show teams at Pacific Ballroom Dance during the last two weeks of June. (Last year, auditions drew 120 kids.) After the overwhelming success of creating a...

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“Rise” concert celebrates 15 years

The Pacific Ballroom Dance Company presented “Rise” in three performances on June 1st and 2nd at the Auburn Performing Arts Center. Dancers performed 28 pieces of choreography featuring all styles of Ballroom and Latin dance. More than 120 students ages 7-18, and over...

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March News

Competition Kick-Off February 24th was the send-off event that showcases our dancers and the routines they have prepared for the National Competition on March 7-10.  Junior Premier member Brandon Maner said, "It's great to show the people what we are going to do who...

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February News

PBD prepares to bring two additional teams to National Competition The Youth Show and Preteen Premier teams are perfecting two medleys to take to Nationals in March. This is the first time that either team will be traveling to Utah for the event. YP dancer Mike...

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First-timer’s Guide to Nationals

This week a parent asked me to explain what happens at Nationals. She is new to the program and to ballroom in general and wasn’t sure what to expect. What will the kids be doing? What is this crazy experience all about? Why do we put so much into this? I decided to...

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Nationals 2017: An Outside Perspective

Every year for the past six years, on a single night in the beginning of March, I consistently had a hard time falling asleep. Why? Because the next day I would embark on a journey that would require all the mind, body, and soul that I had: Dancesport Nationals with a...

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Mission & Values video

We are so excited to share our new mission and values video! If you’ve ever wanted to easily share the vision behind Pacific Ballroom Dance, we hope that you’ll send them a link to this video!

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