Save-the-Date: Medal Tests on Vancouver Island on Oct 24

Medal Tests are coming up on Vancouver Island on October 24, and we are currently taking applications. Here are a few important points to keep in mind: * Application deadline is September 12. * Form download: https://cdtabc.ca/download/867/ * Covid safety protocols will be in place for all participants. * Tests will be conducted via Zoom […]

Message from Pat Nikleva

Hello Ballroom members: As we move into post pandemic dancing, your CDTA BC Ballroom executive and examiners have a few items to bring to your attention. NEW NAME The Ballroom Division is now called Ballroom and Specialty Dances Division. In regard to Specialty Dances watch announcements coming soon. NEW EXAMINER As previously announced in the […]

Medal Tests: March 7 2021, Victoria – 2

Medal Tests were held on March 7 2021, Victoria, BC. 2 Silver Medal Tests, International style – Latin. Examiner: Patricia Nikleva. Congratulations to the candidates Marilyn Thompson and Doug Thompson and their CDTABC teacher John De Pfyffer.Continue reading →

Medal Tests: March 7 2021, Victoria – 1

Medal Tests were held on March 7 2021, Victoria, BC. 2 Bronze Medal Tests, International style – Latin, and Standard. Examiner: Patricia Nikleva. Congratulations to the candidate Rodney Mitchell and his CDTABC teacher Wanda Kivitt.Continue reading →

Patricia Lusic

Patricia has been dancing almost since she could walk, starting with tap, then jazz, ballet, musical theatre and ballroom. In 2005, Patricia caught the Argentine tango bug when she saw the end of a tango class while waiting for a salsa class. A tango proposal and honeymoon in Buenos Aires turned her dance partnership with […]

Cross-Disciplinary Dance Experience Workshops

Explore your partner dancing for new angles. Learn some related skills from other disciplines. Understand your body and motion in new ways.
Thinking outside the box is a definite requirement in this set.

New adjudicator appointed

In the October 5 Board of Examiners meeting, Maggie Bretton was appointed Adjudicator in the Ballroom & Specialty Dances Division.Continue reading →

Tango Liso presentation planned for 2019 post-AGM mingle

A tango liso presentation will take place at the 2019 post-AGM mingle. 6 students, enrolled in the program will demonstrate tango dancing as it is done for the program’s Part 3 Assessment, and as it is danced at milongas…