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The Friday Night Dance Party

“The Best Place to Dance in New York City”

Our dance parties are open to the public -- All are welcome!

The Manhattan Ballroom Society offers something for everyone, especially on Friday nights! 
Join us for the Brush-Up Class at 7:30,
then stay for the Social Dance from 8:30-11:00 PM.
Admission is $20, which includes the lesson, the dance, and coffee/tea/refreshments. 

Open to the public -- All welcome!
Every Friday Night
in the spacious and elegant Ballroom at St. Jean Baptiste
Lexington Avenue & 76th Street
Check out our beautiful new dance floor!
 

Take the #6 train to Lex Ave/77th St, then walk 1 block to 76th Street.
Plenty of free street parking after 7 PM. 
Use the side entrance to the church -- it's on 76th St, near the corner, downstairs.

 

7:30 - 8:30 PM  Brush-up Lesson
Brush-Up Classes in all popular dances --  see the schedule at right.
Lessons are taught on a single-unit basis with basic, intermediate, and advanced variations included. No prior dance experience is necessary. Ideal for those who cannot register for a course. Class is followed immediately by a Social Dance from 8:30-11:00 PM.

                         (See schedule at right)

8:30 - 11:00 PM  Friday Night Dance Party
Dance in our elegant ballroom to a nice mix of music from the '40s to today.  We play only the best Ballroom, Latin, Swing, Salsa, Tango and Hustle for your dancing pleasure.

Special Events and Dates
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 July 27,
Sept 28
                                   Guest Nights
   New guests come for free to the 7:30 class and the dance. Welcome!
   
Aug 24    Classes and dance cancelled for floor refinishing. 
   Dances resume the following week on our beautifully refurbished dance floor!
   

Oct 26 

                    MBS Spooktacular Halloween Bash
   So much fun, it's scary!   Ghoulishly Delectable Buffet  -  Costumes Encouraged
                        Prizes  --  Fun  --  Games  --  Admission $25

 

  
7:30 Brush-up Lesson
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We're back dancing on our
beautifully refurbished
dance floor!


Jul 6 Polka
Jul 13 Bolero
Jul 20 Samba

Jul 27 Hustle
   GUEST NIGHT!
  (see Special Events)

 

Aug 3 Salsa
Aug 10 Cha Cha  
Aug 17 Rumba
Aug 24 No dancing
(floor refinishing)

(see Special Events)
Aug 31 Merengue

Sep 7
Mambo
Sep 14 Swing
Sep 21 Tango
Sep 28 Samba
   GUEST NIGHT!
  (see Special Events)


Oct 5 Hustle
Oct 12 Foxtrot
Oct 19 Salsa
Oct 26 Cha Cha
   PARTY NIGHT!
  (see Special Events)

  
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