Follow along and move with instructor Nancy Weiss McQuide (‘Dancey Nancy’), as she teaches simple basic steps of historic dances featured in her fall 2023 Osher program “Dances Through the Decades.” The informal instruction will accommodate participation for all, whether preferring to sit or stand. No partner dancing is included, and no previous dance experience is required. Dance videos will also be viewed. So, come be “the Bee’s Knees,” wear your ” Blue Suede Shoes” and “Swing” into new friendships at Osher, get great exercise and have great fun. Free snacks, beverages and schmoozing included.
Session One: Tuesday, Oct. 31: Dances of the 1920s-’30s: Charleston, Big Band Swing and others.
Session Two: Tuesday, Nov. 7: Dances of the 1950s-’60s: The Cha-Cha, Twist, Pony and others.
Nancy Weiss McQuide
Nancy Weiss McQuide, MS, is a professional actress, mime artist, dance teacher, choreographer, writer and speaker. She was a teaching artist for the Milwaukee Symphony. She also teaches dance at UW-Milwaukee, is a frequent workshop presenter at the State High ... read more
Date: 2 Tue, Oct 31-Nov 7, 2023
Delivery Method: In-person
Time: 2:15-3:45pm CT
Location: UWM Hefter Conference Center
Instructor: Nancy Weiss McQuide
Enrollment Limit: 30
Program Number: FALL:142