SOTW Dara Brown

Student of the week – Dara Brown

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Name: Dara Brown Town you Live In: Bedford, NH How long have you been dancing? Just over a year. How did you get into ballroom? Because I want to be like my mom. Which dance do you enjoy the most? Swing. What is your favorite dance memory? When we were …

SOTW Phaedra Brown

Student of the week – Phaedra Brown

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Name: Phaedra Brown Town you Live In: Bedford, NH How long have you been dancing? 9 months. How did you get into ballroom? My mom owns PaperMoon. Which dance do you enjoy the most? Samba. What is your favorite dance memory? The California Girls Youth ChaCha Formation. What dance goal …

Student of the week – Lynn Raymond

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Name: Lynn Raymond Town you Live In: New Ipswich, NH How long have you been dancing? 18 Months How did you get into ballroom? I always wanted to learn ballroom dancing and finally got my husband Ken to agree to take lessons and we both love it.   Which dance …

SOTW Ron Quill

Student of the Week – Ron Quill

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Name: Ron Quill Town you Live In: Nashua, NH How long have you been dancing? Off and on, about 6 yrs How did you get into ballroom? About 15 years ago when I lived in MA, I worked with a colleague who once served as president of MASSABDA.  He gave me recommendations and …

SOTW Richard LeClaire

Student of the Week – Richard LeClaire

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Name: Richard LeClaire Where do you live? Merrimack, NH When did you start ballroom dancing? From what I can remember it was probably around 1995. How did you get into ballroom? We were at a home show and put our name in to win a free lesson. Which dance do you …

Student of the week – Ken Raymond

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Name: Ken Raymond Town you Live In: New Ipswich, NH How long have you been dancing? 18 months How did you get into ballroom? Kicking, screaming and crying like a little girl while my wife dragged me by the ear. Okay, for real, Lynn wanted to start taking lessons and …

SOTW Maria Shapiro

Student of the Month – Maria G. Shapiro

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Name: Maria Grabowski Shapiro Town you Live In: Andover, MA How long have you been dancing?  I have had an on again off again relationship with dance for the last twelve years. How did you get into ballroom? I got into ballroom when my daughter decided to make ballroom dance …

Elaine

Student of the week – Elaine Reinitzer

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Name: Elaine Reinitzer Town you Live In:  Hudson, NH How long have you been dancing?  Lol, since I was a kid, started with ballet.   I did some ballroom as a teenager with my dad while living in Germany (mostly Polkas and Waltzes). How did you get into ballroom?  I …

Student of the week – Paul Miller

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Name: Paul Miller Town you Live In: Hudson, NH How long have you been dancing?  About 38 years, on and off How did you get into ballroom? Hmmm…short answer…to meet girls. 🙂 Long answer…Came back from being overseas and everyone seemed to be partner dancing so I went to learn “disco” or the …

SOTW Jake Meier

Student of the Week – Jake Meier

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Name: Jacob Meier Town you Live In: Nashua  How long have you been dancing? 8 years How did you get into ballroom? My mom heard about PaperMoon and she wanted to take a swing lesson, said it would be a great way to meet new people and so I went with her. Then I …

Student of the week – Ed Tucker

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Name: Ed Tucker Town you Live In: I live in Merrimack, NH. How long have you been dancing? I have been dancing for two years. How did you get into ballroom? It’s something I always thought looked like fun and challenging to do. I went past the studio one day …