THERMAL – Elementary school students from throughout Coachella Valley Unified School District will participate in the annual Red Hot Ballroom Dance Competition this Saturday, April 27, at Desert Mirage High School’s Gymnasium.
The competition begins at 9 a.m., with awards being distributed at 11:30 a.m.
The students, part of the after school ASES program, will compete as couples in waltz, tango, East Coast swing, rumba, cha-cha, and fox trot.
Red Hot Ballroom is a 501c(3) non-profit corporation established to bring ballroom dancing into schools. Ballroom dancing is used as a vehicle to teach the fourth, fifth and sixth grade students the social graces (confidence, self-esteem and respect for others) and good physical health over a 28 week program culminating in this dance competition.
For more information, please call (760)413-3593 or visit www.redhotdancing.org.