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Bush dancing special night Sunday 26th Aug 2018

Posted by jocbloy on August 24, 2018 at 1:45 AM Comments comments (0)

Sunday 26th August Special night of Bush Dancing

As a special one off experience we will have Jane from the Victorian Folk Music Club come along and teach us some fun bush dancing on Sunday 26th Aug from 6.30 - 8pm.

This will be a fun night that will be suitable for your non dancing friends as well so ask them along.

Australian Bush Dancing has its roots in the very early settlement of the colony, and was influenced by the styles and customs of the early settlers....

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Sundays at Chatahm

Posted by jocbloy on August 14, 2018 at 4:00 AM Comments comments (0)
Beginners swing class @ Chatham Sunday 19th Aug - one night only For something different we have a beginners swing / lindy hop class on Sunday 19th with guest teachers Sarah-Jane and Graham from Sylvester Dance Group, 6.30-7.30pm. Following the swing class we will have plenty of social dancing to swing and rock n roll music, plus some line dances and progressive dances to keep everyone on the floor. To give everyone a taste of different dance styles on Sunday nights, last week we tried... Read Full Post »

Social dances

Posted by jocbloy on May 6, 2018 at 11:40 PM Comments comments (0)

From May 2018 the social dances are now run by other groups.

Please check vicrock.com.au for details of dances, venues and bands.

Adrian retires

Posted by jocbloy on January 29, 2018 at 11:35 PM Comments comments (0)

After 30 years of teaching rock n roll, swing and cha cha, and running social dances, Adrian has decided to retire at the end of 2017.

Dances and dance classes will continue.  Sunday nights will be run as a social night, with walk thru of line dances, progressives and partner dances during the night.  Sundays will be hosted by Jocelyn and Charles.

Tuesday night rock n roll classes will be taught by Wendy who has taught the class many times over the past few years.

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NEW Sunday night social dance

Posted by jocbloy on December 28, 2017 at 1:25 AM Comments comments (0)

From Sun 21st Jan 2018 there will be a new dance "Social Sundays at Chatham", to be held at Chatham Primary School, 1 Banool Rd Surrey Hills.

This new social dance night will be hosted by Jocelyn & Charles, well known to many of the Red Hot Rockers. 

Dance from 6 - 9pm, entry $10. BYO food and drinks.

Music will be from guest DJ's, with lots of progressives to keep everyone dancing as well as line dances.&#...

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Dance performance at Hawthorn Town Hall

Posted by jocbloy on September 26, 2017 at 1:05 AM Comments comments (0)

DANCE PERFORMANCE on Thurs 20th and Fri 21st July @ Hawthorn Town Hall

Red Hot Rockers were invited to perform in an event at the Hawthorn Town Hall on Thurs 20th and Fri 21st July, called the "Inaugural Annual Dance Affair" put on by the Boorondarra Council.

28 students worked hard over 8 weeks to learn a routine to the Olly Murs song "Dance with me tonight". The event was a fabulous night with a sold out crowd on Friday night. The Red Hot Rockers were the opening dance group ...

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Performance opportunity

Posted by jocbloy on May 9, 2017 at 7:15 AM Comments comments (1)

EXCITING DANCE PERFORMANCE on Thurs 20th and Fri 21st July @ Hawthorn Town Hall

Red Hot Rockers have been invited to perform in an event at the Hawthorn Town Hall on Thurs 20th and Fri 21st July, to be called the "Inaugural Annual Dance Affair" put on by the Boorondarra Council. There will also be a rehearsal at the town hall on Wed 19th July. Performers will be given free entry to the event, and also 2 complimentary tickets for the show for family/friends....

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Dances return to the Whitehorse Club

Posted by jocbloy on May 2, 2017 at 1:25 AM Comments comments (0)

 

Rock n Roll dances return to the Whitehorse Club on Fri 19th May.

After a year at Ringwood Bowls the Red Hot Rockers are pleased to be going back to the home of rock n roll, the wonderful Whitehorse Club. The Whitehorse has the best dance floor in Melbourne, plenty of off street parking and is full of many wonderful memories from 15 plus years of hosting rock n roll dances. So come along and have a fantastic night dancing to the great sounds of the Kustoms ...

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Cha Cha Capers routine

Posted by jocbloy on January 24, 2017 at 9:15 PM Comments comments (0)

Cha Cha Caper

 

Fwd, bwd twice (basic cha cha)

New Yorker right

New Yorker left, touch hands

Lady full turn clockwise (progressive cha cha section)

Fwd/Bwd

New Yorker right

Bye (both turn away - pivot turn)

Fwd/Bwd

New Yorker right

Single alamana (lady turns)

Fwd/Bwd to both hands

Cross 4 times, 5th time lady full turn clockwise

Fwd/Bwd

Stop (right, left, right)

By...

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Lots of dancing this week 6th - 11th Jan 2017

Posted by jocbloy on January 6, 2017 at 12:40 AM Comments comments (0)

Lots of dancing for everyone this weekend, and next week, with dances on Fri in Essendon, Sat in Wantirna plus workshops Sun-Wed.

 

Fri night dance at Buckley Park with Rockin Daddys, Sat night dance at CAV with the Fender Benders, Sunday westcoast workshop and social at Surrey hills, 5-9pm, then Cha Cha workshops at usual class times on Mon in Surrey Hills, Tues in Coburg and Wed in Forest Hill. No need to sit at home so come along and join in the fun.

 

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*** Summer Calendar ***

Posted by jocbloy on December 16, 2016 at 1:05 AM Comments comments (0)


 

 

Over summer there should never be a day without somewhere to dance, so there will be extra events to keep you all moving.

 

Mon 2nd Jan - Social night with DJ Adrian at Cahtham Primary School. BYO food and drinks.

 

Sunday workshops at Chatham Primary School

5-8pm plus social, every Sunday from 1st Jan. Cost $15, BYO food and drinks, come and have a fun afternoon evening, learn some new dance moves and catch ...

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Cup Eve Mon 31st Oct with Honkytonk Rockers

Posted by jocbloy on October 11, 2016 at 1:35 AM Comments comments (0)

*** CUP EVE AT THE WHITEHORSE CLUB ***

 

Come and have one last dance at the Whitehorse Club on Cup Eve with Adrian's final dance to be held at this venue. Band will be the fabulous Honkytonk Rockers and DJ Adrian.

 

Come along in your finest cup day outfits and enjoy Adrian's final dance at this great venue. Over the past 16 years this venue has been home to Adrian's dance classes and dances, as well as Little Maria's fortnightly dances. So many people have ...

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Ringwood Bowls Club

Posted by jocbloy on September 28, 2016 at 11:30 PM Comments comments (0)

A great night was had by all at this great new venue with the Fender Benders keeping the dance floor full all night long.  Plenty of off street parking, a lovely modern, spacious club, which has a full wall of windows overlooking the bowling greens.  Entry is at the rear of the building, not from the bowling green.


The next dance is on Fri 21st Oct with the Kustoms, so come along and check out the venue and dance to this great band.

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New dance venue at Ringwood Bowls Club

Posted by jocbloy on September 14, 2016 at 11:25 PM Comments comments (0)

After 16 years of rock n roll at the Whitehorse Club, dances and dance classes at this great venue have sadly come to an end. After a considerable price rise the venue is no longer affordable, so the dances will be moving to a new location.

 

Adrian's dance classes have already moved on Wed night to Forest Hill hall, and now the regular 3rd Fri of the month dance has found a new home at the Ringwood Bowls Club.

 

The first dance will be on Fri 23rd Sept with ...

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No dance at the CAV or Whitehorse in September

Posted by jocbloy on September 2, 2016 at 10:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Unfortunatley there are no dances at the CAV on the 10th of Sept or at the Whitehorse on the 16th of Sept, as the venues are unavailable.

Welcome to Courtney and Peter

Posted by jocbloy on April 26, 2016 at 6:25 AM Comments comments (0)

Courtney and Peter join the teaching team at Red Hot Rockers in May.  Many rockers have enjoyed dancing with both Courtney and Peter at social dances around Melbourne.  Many are famiiar with their energetic dance style and enjoy watching them on the dance floor.  Courtney ran the Slydog Rockers dances in Bentleigh, with Peter as DJ, as well as some very popular rock n roll weekend bus trips.

Courtney and Peter have danced together for the last few years and have won the ...

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New Monday Night Classes

Posted by jocbloy on March 29, 2016 at 1:00 AM Comments comments (0)

NEW MONDAY NIGHT CLASSES STARTING IN APRIL ***

 

FREE FOR APRIL

 

 

 

 

New Monday night classes starting in April at the Whitehorse Club.

 

MONDAY IS LADIES NIGHT ( Of course MEN are ALWAYS WELCOME in ALL the classes). A PROMISE OF NON STOP DANCING FOR LADIES, FUN AND DANCING FOR ALL - ALL NIGHT

 

 

7pm. Main Hall "LEARN TO LEAD" CLASS FOR LADIES

Bring a friend and get...

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Changes at the Whitehorse Club

Posted by jocbloy on March 14, 2016 at 10:55 PM Comments comments (0)

Very impressed with the new supper items on offer at the Whitehorse Club at the dance on Fri 11th March. Entry to the dance included a supper ticket which was redeemable for a plate with a choice of pulled pork slider, mini hamburger, meatballs or cheesy rice balls. Extra items were available for purchase at $2 each, and all were delicious. The price of drinks had all been lowered with a glass of wine or spirits at only $5 and bottled water for $2. Not often the price of things goes down!. Ot...

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Wednesday nights return to the Whitehorse in March

Posted by jocbloy on February 28, 2016 at 8:05 AM Comments comments (0)

After a brief stint at the Forrest Hill Hall, the Wednesday night dance classes return to the Whitehorse Club, 298 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, on Wed 2nd March.

Valentines Day with Fender Benders & Westcoast class

Posted by jocbloy on February 8, 2016 at 9:25 PM Comments comments (0)

 

 

Sunday 14th Feb Special Valentines Day event at Buckley Park Bowls, 111 Cooper St, Essendon.

 

 

Westcoast class from 4-6pm, with a beginners and intermediate/advanced class, followed by a special valentines day dance with live band The Fender Benders from 6-10pm. All for only $15.

BYO food for dinner, or order a pizza, drinks at members prices.

Bookings essential 0452211860

Westcoast is a very easy form of ...

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