TAMPA, Fla. - If you’ve never experienced the thrill and excitement of a live ballroom dance competition, now is your chance! One of the nation’s most glamorous and prestigious competitions returns to Tampa. Attracting competitors from around the globe, the Millennium Dancesport Championships runs June 21-25, 2011 at the grand Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel.
During the day, you’ll see pro/am competitors (professionals and their students like Dancing with the Stars) and youths competing, while professional couples and daytime finalists take to the floor in the evenings. Over the five days, dancers will vie for $125,000 in cash and prizes.
“For the first time ever at a dance competition, we have brought five World Champions in five international styles to perform Friday and Saturday evenings,” said Michael Chapman, event organizer. “They will showcase just how thrilling and diverse ballroom dancing can be.”
The event’s theme this year is “Welcome to Burlesque” and the stage will be transformed into a sexy, classy boudoir. It will be a thrilling week of dazzling costumes, elegant ballroom couples and sultry latin dancers.
Seating is limited so book early. Day and evening tickets are available:
Tue Evening: $25 & $50 | Wed & Thu Evening: $50 &
$100 | Fri & Sat Evening: $70 & $150
Day Sessions: $25 each day
Day Sessions: 9 am to 5 pm
Evening Sessions: 8 pm to midnight
For more information, please visit us at:
Reservations are required and tickets are available for
tel (863) 668-9668 | email: [email protected]
TAMPA MARRIOTT WATERSIDE HOTEL
700 South Florida Avenue, Tampa, Florida 33602
tel (813) 221-4900 | 1-888-268-1616
For information or interviews, please contact:
Tom Sweeney, Public Relations: tel (813) 841-0389