Pier Pont Crossing
2408 Ashley River Road
Charleston, SC 29414
United States

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Friday Night Dance Party: Progressive Night Club Two Step
Pier Pont Crossing (Ballroom Dance Charleston)
Aug 01
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Aug 01
Saturday Night Dance Party
Pier Pont Crossing (Ballroom Dance Charleston)
Aug 03
Advanced Class - Waltz
Pier Pont Crossing (Ballroom Dance Charleston)
Aug 04
Intermediate Class - East Coast Swing
Pier Pont Crossing (Ballroom Dance Charleston)
  July 2015 Newsletter

BDC Weekend


  • 7:30 Night Club Two-Step Lesson with Sam and Denise Miller. This is week four of progressive lessons that started with some basic steps which will be repeated along with some new ones added. Repetition works! Please go to for the previous videos.
  • 8:30 Dance Party with DJ Steve Martindale, Host Jody Martindale, Reception Bob Hyatt.
  • $10 BDC Members, $15 Non-BDC Members


  • 7:30 Foxtrot Lesson with Anya Kwan, DJ Shirley Cooper, Host Beverly Birkhimer, Reception Todd Biegger
  • 8:30 Dance Party
  • $10 BDC Members, $15 Non-BDC Members

Video Posted - Night Club 2-Step - July 10th (1 of 3)

Video Posted - Night club 2 Step - July 24 (2 of 3)

Video Posted - Beginner Quickstep from July 11, 2015

Video Posted - Intermediate Quickstep from July 25, 2015



7:00 Monday, Waltz, Debbie Housand
7:00 Tuesday, Intermediate East Coast Swing, David Roland
7:00 Wednesday, Beginner Rumba, Debbie Housand
6:00 Thursday, Technique, David Roland
7:00 Thursday, Intermediate Foxtrot, Michael Hogarth -follows Debbie's beginner Foxtrot class in July with intermediate level

Prices for Classes:

Beginner's Class:

  • $10 per week for members, non-members or drop-ins. You do not have to pay in advance.

Member's Class (all levels/classes except beginner class):

  • $10 per week paid in advance
  • $15 for single class NOT paid in advance

Guests (Non-BDC Members) all levels/classes except beginner class:

  • $15 per week paid in advance
  • $20 for drop-ins for class (all drop-ins require instructor permission)

All classes require instructor approval if started in week 2 or after

Special Party News:

Sundance Western Party - August 8
Margie LaPorte and Catherine Case are planning a Western Sundance Party for all of us on August 8. This will be a special evening for us with a 2-step lesson and cowboy potluck! Variety is the spice of life! Bring out your western wear and be prepared to kick up your heels.

Luau - August 22 This is one of our favorite parties of the year and Liza Bickley together with Alan Capelungan will host this once again. It's time to bring out your Hawaiian inspired clothing and enjoy a tropical feast.

Debbie Housand will teach the Bossa Nova Line Dance that we do most every week.

Floor Use Reminder

All BDC members may rent the floor for practice at $10 per hour or $5 per half-hour. If you have questions regarding times available or how to access the facility, please contact Pam Levi at 843-276-7050 or

Also, if you take private lessons, please remember to log in at the information cabinet in the shoe changing area.

Pre-Paid Admittance Cards

Need a gift idea? The new cards are printed and will fit the bill perfectly for any BDC activity. The cards may be purchased in any amount for any BDC activity. - classes, parties, workshops, balls! This is a great a way to encourage a friend to give dancing a try or simply make it easier for our current members to participate a little more. For more information email Connie Vance -


To protect our beautiful floor, please wear dance shoes or smooth leather soles that have been cleaned of street dirt. Spike heels or other type shoes will harm the floor.

Provided below are the contact phone numbers of our independent dance instructors:

  • Debbie Housand, 843-991-3601
  • David Roland, 843-568-6888
  • Mike Hogarth, 843-810-9160
  • Jamie and Monica Emerine, 843-343-5740;
  • Samantha Hunzinger, 843-754-6789
  • Sam and Denise Miller, 757-478-5678