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Spotlight – August 2017

  It’s time to be part of the summer action and get your pro-am spirit going.  There’s no time like the present to get yourself on that dance floor and show everyone what you got.  For the month of August, we’ve got an East Coast thing happening and a West Coast event, so just maybe you’ll be […]

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What Is Dubstep?

By now you must know that we are all about Ballroom/Dancesport and we keep you posted in all aspects of events and subjects related to these areas hoping that they are helpful and useful to you in your dance journeys. The Fordney Foundation also has deep love for all other dances in this vast universe and […]

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First Annual DREAM Showcase – May 23, 2017

WOW! It sounded almost like a rock concert, the way people were carrying on. DJ Tom Mendola was on stage and set up lively dance music. Parents, students, and teachers were everywhere with standing room only. There was a place to take a picture of the stars of the show (Colfax and Woodlake students) with red […]

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Dragon Boat Music Festival – Cal Lutheran University, May 20, 2017

There is a sense of pride when the city you live in partakes in cultural events of a high stature.  This was the case on May 20, 2017, at Cal Luthern University in Thousand Oaks, CA.   Pacific Pearl Music Association, Center for Asian Performing Arts, and Department of Languages and Cultures at Cal Lutheran presented an outstanding, […]

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Spotlight – July 2017

    As summer unfolds and the weather gets warmer, it may be a good time to think about taking a trip to a new town, city or state, to enter a new competition.  Think of it as an exciting adventure.  And if you like a place where the sun shines brightly all summer long, then California is […]

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Spotlight – June 2017

    This past week I highlighted the cash prizes available to win at the Ohio Star Ball.  Please take a look at the blog just to see potentially what prizes you could win.  Nothing like a prize to build confidence and boost your career.  We encourage you to take part in these events, as […]

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Spotlight – May 2017

It is truly ballroom/dancesport competition time.  And, if you have “a thing” about performing in California, you are in luck.  The Emerald Ball is the ultimate place to showcase your dance wizardry in all the pomp and circumstance you can stand.  On the flip side, if the East Coast is “your thing,” the American Star […]

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Highlights of the Arnold Sports Festival – March 4 – 5, 2017

The Arnold Sports Festival held on March 4 – 5, 2017 in Columbus, Ohio has become one of the most prestigious dance competitions in the United States.  It has all the excitement a great dancesport event should have.  The competition level this year was off the charts; as the level of dancing was of the highest caliber.  The […]

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California Open Championships – February 15 – 19, 2017

    Nothing could be better for the Fordney Foundation, then to see the young dancers we know, represent and work with, grow in their ballroom dancing skills.  I take that back, there is one thing better than that, seeing them win at competitions!  If you were at the California Open Championships, February 15 – 19, […]

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