News and Events
Welcome to the website of Carleton's Ballroom Dance Team! We are a group of Carleton students who meet weekly to improve our abilities as dancers, as well as to prepare our members for competitions and general ballroom dancing. Please take a look around our website and don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.
- March 23, 2013Check out the new media! Thanks to our wonderful photographers, photos from Madison last fall are finally up, as well as some fun tidbits in the Rogue's Gallery. We now…
- March 8, 2013We just got back from the annual Star of the North competition up in Minneapolis. We had many couples do well and get lots of callbacks and all three of…
- November 18, 201211/9/12 After a long hiatus we’re trying to keep our website current! Check out the new photos from the past year. Photos from the fall competition in Madison will be…
- November 5, 2009
Cyclone Ballroom Classic: Competition Results: Our team is awesome!!!
Katie and Michael: In Newcomer:
4th Place- American Rumba; 3rd Place - American Cha Cha; 3rd Place - American Waltz; 2nd Place -…
- October 9, 2009
Club Sport Status!
Exciting news! The Competitive Dance Team is Carleton's newest club sport!
This is very exciting, because it allows the team more access to practice space, funding, and P.E. credit for team membership!
Check out the club sports webpage for more information at:
- October 9, 2009New Fall Schedule!
Here is a list of the practice times for fall term (2009):
Monday: Open Practice 9:00-10:00 p.m. in Cowling
Friday: Fundamentals/Open Practice 3:00-5:15 p.m. in Cowling
Saturday: Latin- 4:00-5:30 p.m. in the Rec
Sunday: Ballroom- 4:00-5:30 in Cowling
Hope to see you all there!
- June 20, 2009For those of you around Northfield, we will be having completely optional and open practices during the summer. The times are 10 AM to 12 PM Saturdays in the Rec…
- March 7, 2009
I've gotten off my butt and put up some (but by no means all) of our album-worthy pictures from Star of the North. Take a look at the media page to find them. In addition, I've posted the results to Star of the North under history, with a summary and highlights. Enjoy!
- March 4, 2009
Spring is in the air (well, soon anyways). This spring term we are going to be focusing on Samba and Tango.
Review: Fridays 4:30-5:30PM
Ballroom: Saturdays 5:00-6:00PM
Latin: Sundays 4:30-5:30PM
Fundamentals: Mondays 9:00-10:00PM
In the Rec:
Open Practice: Tuesdays 9:00-11:00PM
Our first coaching session of the term will be first weekend. Saturday, April 4th, 1:00-3:00PM. We will be continuing our work on the fundamentals of Samba, as well as starting with International Tango.
This is our last week of practices of the term, so lets work hard to finish out the term with a bang. You have all been fantastic. Go Carls!
- February 27, 2009
- February 22, 2009
Congratulations to everyone who competed at Star of the North! Everyone did a fantastic job, bringing home hardware for Carleton in many events! Results will be up as soon as we have a full posted list from the competition.
- February 1, 2009
We have another coaching session coming up with Mariusz, Saturday February 28th from 1pm-3pm. We'll be talking to him about our experience at the Competition, as well as beginning work on Samba.