Events

Cotillion gets down close to home at the 3rd Annual Beach Ball Competition

by Kevin Dervishi - November 27, 2015
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Photos courtesy of Robert Darneal and The Ballroom Project. A big congratulations to all of our Beach Ball competitors, both beginner and veteran. The Cotillion at UCSB officer board was incredibly proud to see that out of over 200 competitors, the 25 leads and 26 follows from UCSB performed incredibly well across all divisions and […]

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Cotillion instructors represent at the U.S. Dancesport Championships!

by Kevin Dervishi - September 15, 2015
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Pictured above: Matt & Professional Instructor Lorena Bravo All of us here at Cotillion extend a hearty congratulations to Smooth dancers Matt & Kelly Chambers for their phenomenal performances at the United States Dancesport Championships! Last week, the veteran Cotillion instructors flew out to Buena Vista, Florida to show off their countless hours of training […]

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The 2015 Summer Raffle has arrived!

by Kevin Dervishi - August 25, 2015
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Professional private lessons, embroidered dance shoes, birthday dances, oh my! It’s that time of the year again! One of the years biggest fundraisers of the year is here, and it’s bigger and better than ever, with a special deal that is too good to pass up! Although each ticket in the raffle costs $5, we […]

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Cotillion puts on their first annual summer showcase!

by Kevin Dervishi - August 8, 2015
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On Friday, August 7th, after months of planning, Cotillion held their first annual summer recruitment showcase! Various members of Cotillion stepped up and took to the stage in front of San Nicolas Hall, and performed for dozens of brand new freshman participating in the Freshman Summer Start Program. Our President, Russell McClay, kicked off the […]

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Cotillion Takes Mustang Ball by Storm

by Andrew - April 29, 2014
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On Saturday, February 8th, the Gauchos headed to San Luis Obispo for the Calpoly Mustang Ball to compete against dancers from all over California and Utah! Here are the results – thank you, O2CM (http://www.o2cm.com/): Kendrick and Elena 1st Place Bronze American Waltz 1st Place Bronze American Tango 1st Place Bronze American Foxtrot 2nd Place […]

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UCSB COTILLION THROWS DOWN AT UCR ORANGE BLOSSOM BALL

by Andrew - April 15, 2014
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Congratulations to everyone who competed at UC Riverside’s 11th Annual Orange Blossom Ball on Saturday, April 12! And a very big thank you to the families and friends that came out to cheer for Cotillion! This year’s Orange Blossom Ball had over 100 leaders and 130 followers from over 16 different universities and studios – […]

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Cotillion makes waves at 2014 UCSD Dance by the Shores Competition!

by Andrew - April 10, 2014
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Cotillion made an impressive showing at the UCSD Dance by the Shores dancesport competition on Saturday, March 1st. This is the largest competition that Cotillion has attended so far this year – with over 260 couples in attendance. Many events had first and second rounds in addition to quarterfinal and semifinal rounds. Here are the […]

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Cotillion takes 2nd at the Dance of the Roses!

by Andrew - February 27, 2014
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Cotillion made another impressive showing at the USC & Caltech Dance of the Roses Competition that took place on Saturday, 2/22. Cotillion took 2nd the crazy team match with the armless waltz, rodeo rumba, princess paso, and surprise shuffle. Here are some of the highlights:   Michael & Liv 3rd Bronze American Waltz and Tango […]

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UCSD Dance By The Shores – March 1st

by Andrew - February 4, 2014
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The UCSD Dancesport Team has just announced that its Dance By The Shores competition will be held on Saturday, March 1st, in UCSD’s Main Gym! The registration deadline is February 17th. Please visit https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0B6cexM-vhFyKZDdEbFFGTmdkYnM&usp=sharing for more information and to print your registration forms. No online registration for this one – only snail mail. Check out […]

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USC/Caltech Dance of the Roses – Saturday, Feb. 22nd

by Andrew - February 4, 2014
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The USC Ballroom and Latin Dance Team and the Caltech Ballroom Dance Club are proud to present the Dance of the Roses, which will on Saturday, Feb. 22nd. For more information about the Dance of the Roses, visit http://www.dotr2014.com. Mail your registration forms by Friday, January 31st, to avoid the late fee! Registration forms and […]

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