DInner

Please enjoy our catered dinner buffet between dancing and showcases.

There will be vegan and meat lover options. Ticket prices include the dinner and show.

Dinner Buffet Available from 7-8pm only.

Dancing

Come one, come all!

We hope you can join us for a

30 minute dance lesson taught by Professional Dance Instructor Mayo Alanen, as seen on ABC's Dancing with the Stars, PBS's American Ballroom Challenge, and TLC's Ballroom Blitz, as well as starring in the Off Broadway hit “Champions of the Dance.” Lesson at 6:30 p.m.

There will be social dancing throughout the evening to swing around the room between performances. 

Performances

Check out our amazing performers below. These are selfless artists who are contributing their talents to this philanthropic cause.

 

Please support them by supporting our show, liking them on social media and book them for lessons!

Raffle & 

Silent Auction

We will have amazing items to bid on from generous sponsors. Help us raise funds by purchasing plenty of tickets at the event!

Keep an eye on our social media for announcements about prizes!

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Travis & Jaimee Tuft
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Travis &

Jaimee Tuft

World Champion Dancers!

Join us to enjoy top notch dancing!

Currently they hold the following titles:

United States Dance Championship Professional Theater Arts and World Cabaret Champion, Empire Dance Championship Professional Theater Arts Champion, Can-Am Dancesport Championship Professional Showdance and Professional Cabaret Champion, Manhatten Dance Championship Professional Theater Arts Champion, Finalist in Emerald Ball, 2nd in Blackpool Theater Arts Dance Festival, 2nd in Pro Smooth Heritage Dancesport, and more.

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Mayo Alanen &

Lauren Walier

Mayo has made numerous TV appearances on ABC's Dancing with the Stars, PBS's American Ballroom Challenge, and TLC's Ballroom Blitz, as well as starring in the Off Broadway hit “Champions of the Dance.”

He is a National Rising Star Champion, 4-time National Professional Smooth Finalist, 4-time World Professional Smooth Finalist, World Professional Smooth Vice Champion, Blackpool Champion, European Champion, French Open Champion, Chinese Showdance and American Smooth Champion and was awarded Top Teacher at the Manhattan Dancesport Championships.

Despite his numerous titles, Mayo is proudest of his students. He has helped his students achieve world champion status in both the closed and open divisions in every age category and across a range of ability levels. Teaching dance is his calling and he pours himself into every lesson.

Mayo has donated countless hours as a volunteer teacher, charity co-founder, artistic director, and board member for a variety of 501c3s. Most recently, he was given the Humanitarian Award by Dancing Classrooms and the Community Service Award by the National Dance Council of America.

Mayo believes that dancing is for everyone and within it lies a true potential for joy and growth. He is incredibly proud of his student Lauren, who has battled Cerebral Palsy her whole life. Come cheer them on March 29th!

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World Champion Dancers!

Join us to enjoy top notch dancing!

Richard is originally from Perth, Australia.  Claire is from Leamington, Canada.  They paired up almost 17 years ago and represented Canada as Amateurs and then Pros.  They are Canadian Amateur Standard Champions, 3 times Canadian Professional Standard Champions.  They are also World, Blackpool and International Professional Quarter-Finalists.  They currently run their business called Ballroom At Its Best in Windsor.  They also teach all ages and levels in Ypsilanti, Michigan.

RICHARD TONIZZO

& CLAIRE HANSEN

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Pallany English

& Michael May

Michael and Pallany are a remarkable young dance couple from North Carolina. They most recently won Best of the Best at the Ohio Star Ball 2019.

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Tiffany Sullivan & Jonathan Welly

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Performance BY dANCE mOBILITY OF mICHIGAN

Dance Mobility believes everyone has the ability to experience the joy of dancing and is the only place in Michigan that offers free ballroom dance lessons to people with disabilities. Their mission is to create awareness and develop wheelchair ballroom dancing as a sport and recreational activity across the country.

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Jasper Yu &

Alison Tseng

Jasper and Alison are talented dancers from the Ballroom Dance Team at the University of Michigan. Jasper is a UofM alumni and Alison is currently a dental student on campus. 

In their free time they twirl the nights away and have been partners for X number of years now.

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