Schedule

Tentative Schedule of Events

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Wednesday – August 5, 2020

Schedule

  • 2:00 PM – Registration
  • 7:00 PM – Big Easy Gala

Thursday – August 6, 2020

Schedule

  • 7:00 AM – 10:00 AM – Breakfast Buffet
  • 9:30 AM Registration
  • 10:30 AM – 4:05PM – 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
  • 4:05-4:50pm Congress lecture by Rufus Dustin
  • 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM – Dinner and Dancing
  • 8:00 PM – 11:45 PM SESSION 2
    • Continues with American Rhythm Championships and Scholarships
    • Rhythm Scholarships
    • Professional Rising Star International Ballroom
    • Professional Rising Star International Latin

Friday – August 7, 2020

Schedule

  • 7:00 AM – 10:00 AM – Breakfast Buffet
  • 10:00 AM Registration
  • 11:00 AM – 3:20 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
  • 3:20-4:05pm Congress lecture by Toni Redpath
  • 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM – Dinner and Dancing¬†
  • 8:30PM – 11:30PM – SESSION 4
    • Pro/Am American Smooth Open Scholarship Finals
    • Special Performances
    • Professional Rising Star American Smooth¬†
    • Professional Rising Star American Rhythm
    • Open Professional International Ballroom
    • Open Professional International Latin

Saturday – August 8, 2020

Schedule

  • 7:00 AM – 10:00 AM – Breakfast In Lafayette Ballroom
  • 9:30 AM Registration
  • 10:30AM – 4:35 PM – SESSION 5 International Latin & Ballroom
    • 10:30AM – 1:00PM 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
    • 1:30 – 4:35 PM 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
  • 4:35-5:25pm Congress lecture by Maria Manusova
  • 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM – Dinner & Dancing
  • 8:30 PM – 11:30 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 – August 9, 2020

Schedule

  • 7:00 AM – 10:00 AM – Breakfast
    • Hotel Checkout
  • 11:00 AM Brunch at Brennans