Schedule

Tentative Schedule of Events

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Wednesday – April 13, 2022

Schedule

  • 2:00 PM – Registration
  • 7:00 PM – Bunny Ball Gala

Thursday – April 14, 2022

Schedule

  • 7:00 AM – 9:00 AM – Breakfast Buffet – French Quarter Balcony (3rd Floor – Behind the Davenport Lounge)
  • 7:00 AM Registration
  • 8:00 AM – 6:30PM – SESSION 1 AMERICAN RHYTHM
    • Pro / Am & Amateur American Rhythm Solos & Freestyles 
    • American Rhythm Multi-Dances including:
      • Amateur Novice
      • Amateur Pre-Champ
      • 3 Dance Challenges
      • Open Challenges
    • Pro Am Argentine Tango
    • Freestyles & Championships
  • 1:05-1:50pm Congress lecture by Emmanuel Pierre-Antoine
  • 3:05 – BDGB Ukrainian Dance Challenge
  • 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM – Dinner – French Quarter Balcony (3rd Fl behind the Davenport Lounge)
  • 8:30 PM – 11:45 PM SESSION 2
    • Pro Am and Amateur American Rhythm Solos and Showcases
    • Continues with American Rhythm Championships and Scholarships
    • Rhythm Scholarships
    • Professional Rising Star International Ballroom
    • Professional Rising Star International Latin

Friday – April 15, 2022

Schedule

  • 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM – Breakfast Buffet – French Quarter Balcony (3rd Floor – Behind the Davenport Lounge)
  • 8:30 AM Registration
  • 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM – SESSION 3 AMERICAN SMOOTH
    • Pro / Am & Amateur American Smooth Solos & Freestyles
      • American Smooth Multi Dances including:
        • Amateur Novice
        • Amateur Pre-Champ
        • 3 Dance Challenges
        • Open Challenges
        • Closed Scholarships
  • 1:10-1:55pm Congress lecture by Amy Anderson
  • 2:25pm – BDGB Ukrainian Dance Challenge
  • 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM – Dinner – French Quarter Balcony (3rd Floor – Behind the Davenport Lounge)
  • 8:30PM – 11:10PM – SESSION 4
    • Pro Am and Amateur American Smooth Solos and Showcases
    • Pro Am American Smooth Open Scholarship Finals
    • Special Performances
    • Professional Rising Star American Smooth 
    • Professional Rising Star American Rhythm
    • Open Professional American Smooth
    • Open Professional International Latin

Saturday – April 16, 2022

Schedule

  • 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM – Breakfast In Lafayette Ballroom
  • 9:00 AM Registration
  • 10:00AM – 5:30 PM – SESSION 5 International Ballroom & Latin
    • 10:00AM – 12:30PM Pro Am & Amateur International Ballroom Events
      • Int’l Ballroom Solos & Freestyles, Multi-Dances including:
        • Amateur Novice
        • Amateur Pre-Champ
        • 3 Dance Challenges
        • Open Challenges
        • Closed Scholarships
    • 11:05am – BDGB Ukrainian Dance Challenge
    • 12:40pm – 1:25pm Congress lecture by Katusha Demidova
    • 1:25 – 5:30 PM Pro / Am & Amateur International Latin Events
      • Int’l Latin Solos & Freestyles, Multi-Dances including:
        • Amateur Novice
        • Amateur Pre-Champ
        • 3 Dance Challenges
        • Open Challenges
        • Closed Scholarships
  • 1:50pm – BDGB Ukrainian Dance Challenge
  • 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM – Dinner – French Quarter Balcony (3rd FL – behind the Davenport Lounge)
  • 8:30 PM – 10:30 PM SESSION 6
    • Pro/Am Open Scholarship Finals International Latin & Ballroom
    • Top Awards
    • Open Professional American Smooth
    • Open Professional American Rhythm
    • Open Professional Cabaret

Sunday – April 17, 2022

Schedule

  • 7:00 AM – 10:00 AM – Breakfast – Mercier Terrace 14th Floor Main Tower
    • Hotel Checkout
  • 10:00 AM Brunch & Easter Parade – meet in Ritz Lobby (10 minute walk. Bring your Easter bonnets!)