Tag: dance

Ballroom Dance Club begins 2015/2016 season

Dodie Prescott The QC Ballroom Dance Club enjoyed the first of its four dinner/dances in December in the Crystal Ballroom at the Madera Clubhouse. The club celebrated the holiday season at the La Capilla De La Bolsa Restaurant in Madrid, Spain, with music by the Tom Patrick Band. We will be welcoming members and guests…

QC Ballroom Dance Club January event

The next Quail Creek Ballroom Dance Club dinner/dance is scheduled in the Crystal Ballroom at the Madera Clubhouse on Wednesday, January 21. Nonmembers of the club are welcome to join members in socializing with friends and neighbors, enjoying a wonderful gourmet meal and listening to big band music. Club members and guests will dine at…

Ballroom Dance Club announces upcoming season dates

Dodie Prescott The Ballroom Dance Club is looking forward to another exciting dance season for 2014/15. Once again, members and guests will experience the styles and food of award winning restaurants around the world. Our big bands, many returning by popular request of our members, play our events on a tour of southwestern states. This…

An interview with QC Ballroom Dance Club president

Robert Lewis

It’s going to be an exciting dance season. We have some great bands and the dinner/dance themes will allow our Chef and culinary staff an opportunity to present some amazing dinners. How long have you been members and how did you get involved in the QCBDC? We came as guests to our first ballroom dance…

Dance workshop and ballroom dance classes offered

On September 17, Kathi Bobillot is offering a Dance Workshop at the Madera Clubhouse. Kathi owned a successful Ballroom Dance business in Seattle for 25 years before she retired to Quail Creek. She ran these workshops in Washington to help students understand which dances to do to various music. These workshops are for all levels…

Professional dancer performs for the Ballroom Dance Club

Gail Phillips As the Ballroom Dance Club members finished their delicious gourmet dinner, modified by our Quail Creek Chef from the menu of the “647 Dinner Club” in Buenos Aires, Argentina, the professional dance team of Kathi Bobillot and her husband Rick were warming up to do a dance demonstration. We thought we’d been transported…

Crystal Ballroom Dance classes for all residents

Gail Phillips The Crystal Ballroom in Madera Clubhouse has a good T shaped hardwood dance floor which is perfect for dances that move us around the room. Utilizing this space, the Ballroom Dance Club has sponsored dance classes for several years. These classes are open to any Quail Creek residents who might like to improve…

Let’s chat Cha-cha

Gail Phillips Here’s a fun quote from Robert Brault, “An optimist is someone who figures that taking a step backwards after taking a step forward is not a disaster, it’s a Cha Cha!” The Ballroom Dance Club of Quail Creek offers a place where you can show off that fancy dancing you enjoy. We offer…