|* *we WILL NOT accept any at-the door walk-ins* *|
|Click Here to print the Vegas Workshop Schedule|
|Current List of CONFIRMED Instructors|
|...more to be announced pending confirmation!|
|...and our 2012 Choreography Winners -
Brenda Shatto, Maria Maag, Amy Glass, and Norm Gifford
|Louie St. George
|Thank you for registering for The Vegas Dance Explosion!|
|We are proud that you will be joining us at the "LARGEST Line Dance Event in North America!"|
|This year we will have nearly 1300 dancers attending our event!
Currently we have dancers registered from 26 Countries in 4 Continents and 46 of 50 United States!
|WE ARE SOLD OUT!
WE WILL NOT HAVE ANY AT THE DOOR REGISTRATIONS.
|The event officially starts Wednesday, November 20th. Registration will begin at 12:30 PM.
Our registration tables will be located at the Convention Center of the Riviera Hotel. Look for signage directing you to the Grande Ballrooms. You will be able to pick up your registration packets which will contain an updated Welcome Letter, your name badge, a workshop schedule, step description CD (or paper step description booklet if pre-ordered), Event T-shirt (if pre-ordered), Hotel and Casino discount coupons. Workshops begin at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, November 20th.
*Name Badges must be worn at all times to gain access to the ballrooms.
The schedule of Workshop Dances will be published November 15th (maybe sooner if possible).
We will have evening dances beginning with the Welcome To Vegas Dance on Wednesday night at 8:00 PM.
We will have Instructors Demos at 9:00 PM on Wednesday night in our Main Ballroom. Only dances that will be taught on Thursday will be demoed Wednesday night. Demos for dances that will be taught Friday, Saturday, and Sunday will be played on a designated TV channel in your rooms 24 hours a day beginning Thursday morning. For those of you who are not staying at the Riviera Hotel, you may view the dances on one of our DVD players at our registration Desk.
For added fun and excitement we will have "theme nights" for our evening dances! This is not mandatory but it sure is loads of fun.
THURSDAY Night - LUAU with ALOHA! It's going to be a beach party in the ballroom.
FRIDAY Night - INTERNATIONAL Night! Wear something that relates to your heritage. Be proud of your roots. We will have some special performances from some of our International Guests!
SATURDAY Night - COSTUME GALA! Be creative, come dressed however you want. Live your fantasy. Great prizes for Most Original, Scariest, Cutest, Funniest and more!
SUNDAY Night - GLITZ and GLAMOUR - Dress to Impress. Our Sunday night Farewell Dance includes our Dancers Choice Awards along with performances by some of your favorite instructors and choreographers.
FLASH MOB - FRIDAY at 1:00 PM (Location will be announced at the event, it will be at The Riviera Hotel)
SUNDAY MORNING - LINE DANCE PRAISE AND WORSHIP This year we will have special performances by The Roy Verdonk Dancers! Coming all the way from The Netherlands, you won't want to miss what they have in store for you!
Be prepared to have a great time dancing at The Entertainment Capital of the World!
If you have questions please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
We look forward to seeing you in a few weeks.
Doug and Jackie
|At the Vegas Dance Explosion you will enjoy:|
| • Instructors' Dance Demos
• 40,000 sq. ft. of combined ballroom space
• Repeat workshops
• Large ballrooms with Wooden Dance Floors
• Dedicated Ballroom for Beginner Dances
• Plenty of Open Dancing ALL DAY LONG!
• New Line Dance Choreography Competition (Rules posted here on website)
• Sunday Morning Line Dance Praise and Worship
• 7th Annual Dancers Choice Awards
• 5 Days of Nonstop Line Dancing and Fun
• Evening Dance Parties for all 5 nights!
|We will have 5 days and nights of line dance fun in exciting Las Vegas, the entertainment capital of the world! We begin Wednesday , November 20 at 1:00 PM, and end Sunday night, November 24. Workshops will begin at 10:00 AM (except on Wednesday, 2:00 PM) with 1 1/2 hour lunch breaks and 2+ hour dinner breaks to give you a chance to eat and "recharge" for more dancing! We offer repeat workshops throughout the 5 days. If you love to line dance, we promise that you will get your fix at this event! If you are just starting out, we will also have workshops just for you!|
|The Vegas Dance Explosion will be held at the beautiful Riviera Hotel and Casino located on the famous Las Vegas Strip. The Riviera is known for its spacious Convention Center where all the workshops will be held. The Riviera hosts refurbished oversized rooms that offer a breathtaking view of the glittering Las Vegas Strip.|
|Evening Dance Theme Nights:|
|Thursday Night: Luau||Saturday Night: Costume Gala|
|Friday Night: International||Sunday Night: Glitz & Glamour|
|ORIGINAL CHOREOGRAPHY SCORING FORMAT -
100 POINTS POSSIBLE
|All choreography contestants must be have a VIP or Gold Pass to participate|
|The competition will be divided into three divisions:|
|Division 1: Beginner - Country and Non-Country|
|Division 2: Non-Phrased - Country and Non-Country Intermediate-Advanced|
|Division 3: Phrased - Country and Non-Country Intermediate-Advanced|
|Judges will use the following criteria to evaluate each dance entered in competition|
|Click Here to print the complete Choreography Contest rules|
|RESERVATIONS ARE BEING ACCEPTED NOW - DON'T DELAY!!|
|We encourage you to make your room reservations early to take advantage of the special discounted event rate of just $69.00 Sunday thru Saturday! Call 1 (800) 634-6753 (Reservations) or call The Riviera direct at (702) 794-9412. Make sure to request the special group rate for the Vegas Dance Explosion code SVDEX11 to take advantage of these special rates we have reserved just for you! Room block is limited so please call now! You can also click on the banner below and book your room online with the special section that has been created by the Riviera Hotel & Casino just for Doug & Jackie Miranda and the Vegas Dance Explosion.|
|• DDM Productions •
535 Maggie Mack Lane, Sevierville, TN 37862
Phone: (951) 756-4451 Fax: (865) 774-3333