Portland Waltz Eclectic
... an organization providing opportunities for dancers at all levels to learn and enjoy the waltz and other partner dances

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Waltz and other Dance Instruction

New: Richard Powers' definitive Cross Step Waltz page

Connect to Dance
Uwe Hessinger and Colleen Suzanne
Classes Tuesdays- Winter classes start Oct.1
Waltz, Swing, and Fox trot
Check webiste for details and to register.

Classes with Ariel
Nightclub & Cross-step Waltz
Sundays at Uptown Ballroom in Tigard

Classes with Steve Caruthers at the Viscount

Other Portland Waltz events

Scandieclectic Sundays
Most Sundays
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Norse Hall

Where We Dance
Norse Hall, 111 NE 11th St, Ptld

Fulton Park Community Center,
68 SW Miles St, Ptld,

Upcoming Dance Events

Every Thursday
Dance: 7:30pm to 10:30pm
Waltz Eclectic Thursday nights at Fulton Park

DJ Dennis Myers, Host Colleen Suzanne
All styles of waltz plus an eclectic mix of other dance music. All ages, all levels. Everyone welcome. Cost $8
Fulton Park C. C., 68 SW Miles, Ptld.

No Dance on Thanksgiving, Nov. 24
Sat., Dec 10 Holiday Ball at Norse Hall

Start the Holiday season with this annual celebration of dance and music. Use your entire repertoire dancing to a uplifting and classy selection of waltz, swing, Latin, nightclub two step music.
• Dress is urban eclectic- Blues jeans to Ballgowns.
• Enjoy Holiday decorations and treats .
• Dance on Portland's premier large dance floor.
* Bar and Lounge open.

7pm - Lesson: All levels lesson with Dean Patton from Seattle.

Dean will be doing an afternoon workshop at Lenora's Room also. Details soon.

8pm to 11pm: Dance, DJ Dennis myers

Cost- $15 for dance and lesson, $12 for dance

Norse Hall, 111 NE 11th Ave, Portland, Main Ballroom
Sat., Dec 10 Foxtrot Workshop with Dean Paton

11:30am to 3:30pm at Lenora;s Room. Detail Here
Sun., Dec. 18  Sunday Waltz Brunch

10:30 to 11:30 Intro to Waltz: Lesson by Uwe Hessinger and Colleen Suzanne
11:30 to 2:30pm: Eclectic Dance music djed by Dennis Myers. 
Dance to an eclectic selection of waltz, swing, contemporary and latin music.

Pianist Gene Freeheart will play some beautiful waltzes during dance.

Norse Hall, 111 NE 11th St, Ptld  
Cost- $14 for dance, brunch and lesson, $12 for brunch and dance
Sat., Dec 31 Waltz and Contra Dance At Fulton Park

6:00 pm – Waltz Instruction Mixer with Rhonda
6:30 pm – 8:45 – Open dancing with Waltz Eclectic, DJ Dennis Myers
8:45 – 9:00 pm Switch over
9:00 – 12:15 contra dancing with the New Year celebration at midnight
$10 for one event; $15 for both
Sat., Jan. 7 The Big Dance at Norse Hall


 
Always a great time! More details coming
Three Floors of Dancing:  Waltz Eclectic in the upstairs, Contra in the Main Ballroom and Blues in the basement. One admission for it all including desserts in the lounge.
Sun., Jan. 15  Sunday Waltz Brunch

10:30 to 11:30 Intro to Waltz: Lesson by Uwe Hessinger and Colleen Suzanne
11:30 to 2:30pm: Eclectic Dance music djed by Dennis Myers. 
Dance to an eclectic selection of waltz, swing, contemporary and latin music.

Pianist Gene Freeheart will play some beautiful waltzes during dance.

Norse Hall, 111 NE 11th St, Ptld  
Cost- $14 for dance, brunch and lesson, $12 for brunch and dance
Sun., Jan. 29  Sunday Waltz Brunch

10:30 to 11:30 Intro to Waltz: Lesson by Uwe Hessinger and Colleen Suzanne
11:30 to 2:30pm: Eclectic Dance music djed by Dennis Myers. 
Dance to an eclectic selection of waltz, swing, contemporary and latin music.

Pianist Gene Freeheart will play some beautiful waltzes during dance.

Norse Hall, 111 NE 11th St, Ptld  
Cost- $14 for dance, brunch and lesson, $12 for brunch and dance
Sat., Feb. 4  Blues Eclectic at Norse Hall

Blues, Waltz, W & E Coast Swing, NC Two Steps, Latin, Alt Tango

7:30pm Fundamental Blues lesson with Marjorie Taylor,

8:30pm -11pm; DJ Dennis Myers,  Dance to recorded music.


Norse Hall, 111 NE 11th Ave, Portland. Upstairs Ballroom

Cost $12 Lesson and Dance, $10 - Dance only