Schedule

HERITAGE CLASSIC 2017 TENTATIVE SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

ATTENTION PRO/AM COMPETITORS:

IMPORTANT SCHEDULE CHANGES

We have made changes to Tuesday Evening and Wednesday Matinee schedule for 2017.

The Closed Bronze and Silver Rhythm Scholarships will be held during Wednesday Matinee session 2 (not Tuesday evening as in previous years.) Tuesday Evening will feature the Open Bronze Rhythm Single Dance Championships (all dances,) plus all of the "Night Club" Closed Bronze Single Dances (Merengue, Samba, Paso Doble, Hustle, Bachata, West Coast Swing, Argentine Tango.)

A new event added to Tuesday evening is the Open Bronze "Night Club" 3-Dance Challenge.
There will be 2 age divisions A (16-50) B (51+). The dances included are Merengue, Hustle & Salsa.

Please scroll down to view the detailed schedule, but to summarize the pro/am divisions, the various styles will be held on the following days: Tuesday evening, Wednesday matinee & evening: All Pro/Am American Rhythm events plus American style Solo Exhibitions. Thursday matinee & evening: All Pro/Am American Smooth events. Friday matinee & evening: All Pro/Am International Latin events plus International style Solo Exhibitions. Saturday matinee & evening: All Pro/Am International Ballroom events.

THIS SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE The order of events listed on these pages does not represent the actual order in which they will be presented. Every attempt will be made to schedule each session with as little conflict as possible for those competing in several styles and events.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 28th

WELCOME DINNER

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm - Heritage Ballroom Welcome Dinner

SESSION 1

6:00 pm - Grand Ballroom
AMERICAN RHYTHM STYLE:
Pro/Am, Student/Student, Mixed Amateur American Rhythm Closed Bronze Night Club Single Dances (Merengue, Samba, Paso Doble, Hustle, Bachata, West Coast Swing, Argentine Tango.)
Pro/Am, Student/Student, Mixed Amateur American Rhythm Open Bronze Single-Dance Championships (all dances - Silver & Gold to be danced in Session 3)
NEW: Pro/Am Open Bronze "Night Club" 3-Dance Challenge (Merengue, Huslte & Salsa.)

American Style Solo Exhibitions (all ages and levels)
Pro/Am Open Theatre Arts Championships (one age unisex)
Pro/Am Open Showdance Championship (one age unisex)

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 1st

BREAKFAST

7:00 am to 9:00 am - Heritage Ballroom Breakfast for VIP Package Holders

SESSION 2

8:00 am - Grand Ballroom

AMERICAN RHYTHM STYLE:

Pro/Am, Student/Student, Mixed Amateur Closed Single-Dance competitions:
​ * Closed Bronze (Cha Cha, Rumba, Swing, Bolero, Mambo only)
* Closed Silver & Gold (all dances)

Pro/Am Closed Bronze 3-Dance Rhythm Scholarship Championships - all ages.
Pro/Am Closed Silver 4-Dance Rhythm Scholarship Championships - all ages.
Pro/Am Closed Bronze and Silver 6-Dance Championships - Rhythm Division

Adult Amateur Rhythm Novice 2-dance competitions

WELCOME COCKTAILS & DINNER

5:00 to 6:00 pm: - Heritage Ballroom Pre-Function Room- Welcome Cocktail Reception (for package holders)
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm - Heritage Ballroom Welcome Dinner Dance Suggested Dress for this evening: Informal

SESSION 3

8:00 pm - Grand Ballroom
AMERICAN RHYTHM STYLE
Pro/Am, Student/Student, Mixed Amateur American Rhythm Open Silver & Gold Single Dance Championships
Pre-Teen, Junior & Youth Pro/Am & Amateur Multi-dance Rhythm Championships
Pro/Am Open Gold Rhythm Scholarship Championships

Pro/Am American Rhythm Open DanceSport Series Qualifying Events
Pro/Am Open American Rhythm 5-Dance Scholarship Championships
Pro/Am 9-Dance Scholarship Championships, American Rhythm Division

THURSDAY, MARCH 2nd

BREAKFAST

7:00 to 9:00 am - Heritage Ballroom Breakfast for package holders

SESSION 4

8:00 am - Grand Ballroom
AMERICAN SMOOTH STYLE:
Pro/Am, Student/Student, Mixed Amateur Closed Single-Dance competitions (all ages)
Pro/Am, Student/Student, Mixed Amateur Open Single-Dance Championships (all ages)
Pro/Am Closed Bronze 3-Dance Smooth Scholarship Championships
Pro/Am Closed Silver 4-Dance Smooth Scholarship Championships

Adult Amateur American Smooth Novice competitions
Open Amateur "B" American Smooth Championship.

DINNER

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm - Heritage Ballroom Welcome Dinner Dance - Suggested Dress for this evening: Informal

SESSION 5

8:00 pm - Grand Ballroom
Pro/Am Open Dancesport Series American Smooth Qualifying Events
Pro/Am Open Gold American Smooth Scholarship Championships
Pro/Am Open American Smooth Scholarship Championships
Pro/Am 9-Dance Scholarship Championships, American Smooth Division
Pre-Teen, Junior & Youth Pro/Am & Amateur American Smooth Multi-dance Championships

Professional Events:
Professional Rising Star American Smooth
Professional Rising Star American Rhythm
Professional Rising Star International Ballroom
Professional Rising Star International Latin

FRIDAY, MARCH 3rd

BREAKFAST

7:00 to 9:00am - Heritage Ballroom Breakfast for package holders

SESSION 6

8:00am - Grand Ballroom
INTERNATIONAL LATIN STYLE
Pro/Am, Student/Student, Mixed Amateur Closed Single-Dance events (all ages & levels)
Pro/Am, Student/Student, Mixed Amateur Open Single-Dance Championships (all ages & levels)
Pro/Am Closed Bronze International Latin 3-Dance Scholarship Championships
Pro/Am Closed Silver International Latin 4-Dance Scholarship Championships
Pro/Am Closed Bronze and Silver 6-Dance Championships - Latin Division
Pro/Am Open Gold International Latin Scholarship Championships
Pro/Am Open Dancesport Series International Latin Qualifying Events
Adult Amateur International Latin Novice & Pre-Champ competitions
Open Amateur "B" International Latin Championship
Open Amateur "B" American Rhythm Championship
International Style Solo Exhibitions (all ages & levels)
Open Amateur Theatre Arts / Showdance Championship.

DINNER

6:00 to 8:00pm - Heritage Ballroom - Dinner Dance - Suggested Dress For This Evening: Formal

SESSION 7

8:00pm - Grand Ballroom
Pre-Teen, Junior & Youth International Latin Pro/Am & Amateur Multi-dance Championships
Pro/Am Open 5-Dance Latin Scholarship Championships (all ages)
Pro/Am 10-Dance Scholarship Championship International Latin Division
Adult Amateur Events:
Open American Smooth "A" Championship; Open American Rhythm "A" Championship
Professional Championships:
Professional Open Theatre Arts/Cabaret Championship
Professional Open American Rhythm Championship
Professional Open International Ballroom Championship

SATURDAY, MARCH 4th

BREAKFAST

7:00 to 9:00am- Heritage Ballroom Breakfast for package holders

SESSION 8

8:00am - Grand Ballroom
INTERNATIONAL BALLROOM STYLE:
Pro/Am, Student/Student, Mixed Amateur Closed Single-Dance competitions (all ages)
Pro/Am, Student/Student, Mixed Amateur Open Single-Dance Championships (all ages)
Pro/Am Closed Bronze International Ballroom 3-Dance Scholarship Championships
Pro/Am Closed Silver International Ballroom 4-Dance Scholarship Championships
Pro/Am Closed Bronze and Silver 6-Dance Championships - Ballroom Division
Pro/Am Open Gold International Ballroom Scholarship Championships
Pro/Am Open Dancesport Series International Ballroom Qualifying Events
Pre-Teen, Junior & Youth Pro/Am & Amateur Multi-dance International Ballroom Championships
Adult Amateur International Ballroom Novice & Pre-Champ competitions
Open Amateur "Under 21" and "B" International Ballroom Championships.

FAREWELL COCKTAILS & DINNER

5:15 to 6:15pm - Heritage Ballroom Foyer - Farewell Cocktail Reception (for package holders)
6:00 to 8:00 pm - Heritage Ballroom - Farewell Dinner Dance - Suggested Dress For This Evening: Formal

SESSION 9

8:00pm - Grand Ballroom
Pro/Am Open 5-Dance International Ballroom Scholarship Championships (all ages)
Pro/Am 10-Dance Scholarship Championship International Ballroom Division
Adult Amateur Events:
Open International Ballroom "A" Championship
Open International Latin "A" and "Under 21" Championships

Professional Championships:
Professional Open American Smooth Championship
Professional Open International Latin Championship

Presentation of Top Student, Teacher and Studio Awards
SHOWTIME: Emmanuel Pierre-Antoine & Liana Churilova - former World & United States Professional Rhythm Champions - in their absolute final performance together!

SUNDAY, MARCH 5th

BREAKFAST

6:30 am to 9:30 am - Heritage Ballroom Breakfast for package holders