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Orlando Chapter of USA Dance "Serving the Central Florida Dance Community for 24 Years"!

Welcome to the online home of USA Dance Chapter #6002: The Orlando Chapter. Established in 1991, we serve primarily the 3-county Metro Orlando, Florida area: Orange, Seminole, & Osceola Counties.
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               Monthly Social Dance of the Orlando Chapter of USA Dance                      
Photography Courtesy of Brian Bateman, "Photo Image Pro"
USA Dance Chapter of the Year District 9  2012 & 2014
 SATURDAY, November 12th 
"Harvest Ball"
8-11 pm 
Free Dance Lesson 7:30
Attire: Dress to Impress
Maitland Presbyterian Church
Family Life Center

341 N. Orlando Ave, Maitland.

(On Route 17-92 north of Horatio Ave and SunTrust Bank, in Maitland)



 A stroll down "Memory Lane",

photos of our most recent years dancing at the Bahia Shirne...Enjoy!



"Thanks for the Memories"


Click on links below to open the Album


"Thanks for the Memories" Album I


"Thanks for the Memories" Album II


For More Information or Questions Contact:  John Davis, Chapter President  or call:  407/614-3472 



USA Dance, Inc. is a national, volunteer 501(c)(3) nonprofit educational organization serving as the National Governing Body for DanceSport (the competitive form of Ballroom Dancing) in the USA. The USA Dance Mission is to improve the quality and quantity of ballroom dancing in the United States. There are 170+ chapters and 25,000 members around the country.
For additional information:
USA Dance Central Secretary - Mary Schaufert
Call - 800-447-9047 or Email -
for information on membership, national matters, and USA Dance National events.
Area Coordinator District 9 (Florida) -  Don Davenport  Email -  for information concerning Florida.




American Dancer Magazine August-October 2016





 To promote all forms of partner, lead-and-follow dancing -- known collectively as "Ballroom Dancing" -- including all Latin/Rhythm, Swing/Nightclub, Smooth/Standard, and

Country/Western dances.
Our Chapter has about 300 members and our activities include:
  • Monthly ballroom dance parties at the Bahia Shrine Ballroom on 3rd Fridays.
  • Outreach ballroom dance exhibitions for the
    community, at schools, malls, senior centers, festivals, non-profit organizations' fundraisers, etc.
  • Youth financial aid programs, including sponsorship of College, High School and Youth ballroom dance programs.
  • Co-sponsor, with Altamonte Springs, of Special Needs ballroom dance programs.
  • Bi-monthly ballroom dance newsletter.
  • An unbiased clearinghouse of information on where to ballroom dance in Central Florida, as well as information on dance studios, instructors, group lessons and special events.
  • Co-Sponsor, with Lighthouse of Central Florida, of Summer Camp Ballroom Dance Program for the Visually-impaired.
  • Co-Sponsor, with Get Active Orlando, of Ballroom Dance Program for Minority/Disadvantaged Youth in Orlando.



The Orlando Chapter of USA Dance is recognized by the Community Foundation of Central Florida with a Reviewed Status in their validated knowledge base, allowing the community to make online contributions to us.

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     October  2016