Carolina Dance Club - Get fit, have fun, learn to dance.
June 16, 2019


Date(s) - Sunday, June 16, 2019
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Raleigh Elks Lodge - 5538 Leadmine Road


BLANGO (mixing Blues & Tango) WORKSHOPS

Learn the foundations in an afternoon. We present 3 workshops on this 3rd Sunday afternoon for the beginner and advanced/beginner level dancer. We recommend that you take all three, but you can” jump in” on any workshop you like if you have some basic knowledge of the dance.  No partner or prior experience is necessary. Register at the door.


Wesley is Co-Director and one of the lead instructors at Music And Dance Productions. He has been teaching full-time for 24 years and has an extensive knowledge of swing styles (Lindy, Jitterbug, West Coast) and Latin and Ballroom dances. He began his dance career in New York City with Frankie Manning, Eddie Torres, Jimmy Anton, Peter Difalco, Paul Grecki and the Sandra Cameron Performance Swing Troupe.


3 PM  BLUES FOUNDATIONS : (Open to everyone). Learn the basics of Slow Blues Dancing. We’ll be working on some basic rhythms in closed position, partnering and body movement.

Dance Coaching, Private Lessons4 PM  TANGO FOUNDATIONS (Open to everyone). This workshop introduces you to some basic Tango movement. Ocho’s (figure 8’s), walking links and framing.

5 PM MIXING BLUES & TANGO (Advanced Basic Level). Put the two dances together in this workshop and feel the magic.

AFTERNOON WORKSHOP PRICING: Carolina Dance Club (CDC) $11 ,Two Workshops $19, Three $23, Non-CDC $15, Two Workshops $23, Three $31. No partner necessary. 

Evening Dance after the Workshops. (additional cost)


swingbuttonAEvery Sunday Night Swings: Schedule.

FREE BEGINNERS EAST COAST SWING LESSON @ 6:15 pm with paid admission. No partner necessary.

EARLY SWING SET: 7 till 8:45 pm with DJ Wesley Boz features high energy Big Band, Jump Blues, Jazz, 50’s & 60’s Swingin’ Rock & Roll for Lindy Hop, Slow Blues and East Coast Swing dancers.

LATE SWING SET: 8:45 till 10:00 pm. This set features Top 40, Blues and R&B for the West Coast Swing dancers. A small mix of hustle, cha cha and night club 2-step dances are added when requested in this music set.

REQUEST a song: Send us your favorite dance song request. We’ll try and get it on for you!

ONE SMALL ADMISSION PRICE: (includes swing lesson). $9 CDC , $7  Students (14-22 yrs.), $12 General Public entire evening. 

Group Reservations Available: Discounted admission and a reserved table for a group of 10 or more. Celebrate a birthday, anniversary, graduation, company party or a singles night out with us. It’s fun, inexpensive and heart healthy. Email us to reserve now. (919) 494-2300

Free Lite Appetizers * Jackpot Drawing Each Week * Nightclub Style Table Seating * Large Wood Dance Floor * Cash Bar * Air Conditioned & Smoke-Free Event.

Location: Raleigh Elks Lodge – 5538 Lead Mine Rd, Raleigh, NC (1 mile north of Crab Tree Valley Mall).