July 2019


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Tea Dances — Free tea dances to Big Band and Golden Oldies hits are 1 to 3 p.m. every Monday, plus Fridays except the last two Fridays of the month, at
Memorial Park Senior Center, 1800 Byron (behind El Paso Rose Garden on Copia). Information: 212-2115 or elpasotexas.gov/parks-and-recreation/senior-centers.

Munson Center Saturday Night Dance — Munson Center, 975 S. Mesquite, Las Cruces, hosts its monthly senior dance 4 to 6 p.m. on the first Saturday of the month (July 6, Aug. 3). Tickets: $3; can be purchased the week of the dance. Information: (575) 541-3000.

Arabesque 2019 — Snake Charmer and the Belly Dancer’s annual gala performance featuring Silvia Salamanca and Cory Zamora is 7 p.m. Saturday, July 13, at Scottish Rite Temple Theatre, 301 Missouri. Tickets: $20 online; $25 at the door. Available in advance at snakecharmerandthebellydancer.com. Information: 691-1938.
  A Meet and Greet dinner is planned for Friday, July 12.
  Both performers will host workshops Saturday and Sunday, July 13-14 at Scottish Rite Temple. Cost per workshop: $65.
  Zamora hosts “Anatomy of SoCal” workshops 11:15 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Saturday, and 11 a.m. Sunday.
  Salamanca hosts Fire and Passion dance combo at 9 a.m. and Cues and Blades ITS moves 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, July 13, and Authentic movement and healing works 11:15 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Sunday, July 14.

Afternoon Tea Dance — USA Dance Chapter 5017 hosts a tea dance 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, July 14, at Shundo Ballroom & Dance Studio, 120 Paragon. Dance to rhythms like country/western two Step, waltz, cha cha cha, salsa, tango, swing, hustle, cumbia and more. A waltz dance lesson by Juan Manuel is 2 to 2:45 p.m. Admission: 11; $7 members and military; BYOB and snacks. Information: 345-6432, 253-7876, 203-2257, 540-2335 or on Facebook at USA Dance Chapter 5017 Desert Dancers.

Dancing with Parkinson’s — The dance classes for people with Parkinson’s and Movement Disorders El Paso are 10:30 to 11:45 a.m. Fridays at St. Alban’s Episcopal Church, 1810 Elm. Professional caregivers and family (age 16 and older) are welcome. No dance partner necessary. Walker and wheelchair friendly. Classes are modeled after the Mark Morris Dance Group/ Brooklyn Parkinson’s Group/Dance for PD program. Beginning classes integrate all styles of music and movement. Cost: $5 for dancer/patient (first class is free). Information: 345-1438.

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