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6th Annual Benefit Partner Dance Showcase

Camp Ta-Kum-Ta

The sixth annual Camp Ta-Kum-Ta Benefit Partner Dance Showcase took place on Saturday, November 7th, 2009 at The Champlain College Auditorium, 375 Maple Street in Burlington. We donated $3698.76 to Camp TaKumTa!

The following individuals and groups performed:

Group Foxtrot/ Cha Cha Medley
Medley of "Just in Time" by Michael Buble and Tony Bennett and "Thriller" by Michael Jackson
Members of The University of Vermont Swing and Salsa Society
Heather Klaff, Corey Griffiths, Joe Larose, Kyriel Pineault, Sean Bishop, Robin Wilke, Carly MacConnell, Jaclyn Battjes, Ryan Hayward and Maygan Arnuco

Bolero
"Every Time I Look At You" by Il Divo
Rick Codling and Joanne Winter

Group Argentine Tango
"Nochero Soy" by Color Tango Orchestra
Members of Queen City Tango
Janine Carranza and Michael Wisniewski, Carmen Cormier and Dennis Bache, Polly Howlett and Scott Boyd, Elizabeth Seyler and David Lansky, Yukiko Washio and Daniel Fascilla

Hustle
"Fire Burning on the Dance Floor" by Sean Kingston
Rachel Smith and Jason Kirkpatrick

English Country Dancing
"Waiting for Fish" by Susie Secco
Members of Burlington Country Dancers
Judy Chaves,Hope Greenberg,Craig Heindel,Martha Kent,Tom Medve,Val Medve,Joe Sykes, Vicki Wheeler

Lindy Hop
Medley of "Peg O' My Heart" by Bunny Berigan and "Fidgety Feet" by Dutch Swing College Band
Chirs Nickl and Shirley McAdam

Bachata
"Solo Quiero To Amor" by Ilegales
E. Victoria Moore and David Nicasio

Group Milonga
"Tango Negro," by Juan Carlos Caceres
Members of Queen City Tango
Janine Carranza and Scott Boyd, Carmen Cormier and David Lansky, Polly Howlett and Michael Wisniewski, Yukiko Washio and Daniel Fascilla, Eloise Beil and Elizabeth Seyler

Group Waltz
"Open Arms" by Journey
Students of First Step Dance
Rosanne Greco and Higley Harmon, Heather Anderson and Dale Packard, Kathy Campbell and Eric Hanson

INTERMISSION

Group Swing
"Ain't Nobody Here But Us Chickens" by Louis Jordan
Members of Vermont Swings
Pamela Adams, Jason Baer, Julie Baer, Michael Boucher, Jessica Endres, Holly Esterline, Megan Favreau, Neil Johnson, Chris Monje, Nikki Neimann, Deborah Nedde, John Nichols, Chris Nickl, Shirley McAdam

Rumba
"Put Your Records on" by Corinne Bailey Rae
Rachel Smith and Jason Kirkpatrick

Foxtrot
"The Pink Panther Theme" by Henry Mancini
Lianne Bennett and Marcus Martinelli

Cha Cha
"Tea for Two" by Don Lusher Big Band
Bonnie Datillio and Ray Sokol

Group Tango Vals
"Desde el Alma," by the Osvaldo Pugliese Orchestra
Members of Queen City Tango
Eloise Beil and Scott Boyd, Janine Carranza and Michael Wisniewski, Carmen Cormier and David Lansky, Polly Howlett and Dennis Bache, Yukiko Washio and Daniel Fascilla

Group Hustle
"Another One Bites the Dust" by Queen
Students of First Step Dance
Rosanne Greco and Higley Harmon, Melaina and Mike Oak, Melanie Brown and Joshua Knox, Kathy Campbell and Bill Heron

Group Salsa
"Caravan" by Jack "Mr. Bongo" Costan
Students of Salsalina
Sandrine Thibault, David Nicasio, Tyler Crandall, E. Victoria Moore

Group Swing
Medley of "Fever" by Michael Buble, "Zoot Suit Riot" by Cherry Poppin' Daddies and "Rip it Up" by Little Richard
Members of Middlebury College Swing Club
Rachel Butera, Daniel Khan, Jared Stensland, Kelsey Fredston-Hermann, Evan Smith, Nate Woods, Amy Kwak, Clara Rubin

Financial support supplied by:

Sponsors

First Step Dance
Burlington Subaru/Hyundai, Inc

Friends

Hanson Investment Management, Inc
Messenger Print and Design
John Nichols of Conroy Couture Nichols Real Estate
Harjit Dhaliwal Photography

Donor

Front Porch Forums
Gulliver's Doggie Daycare
Hettena Wright and Horton, CPAS
Vermont Swings
Alder Brook Dental Assocaites, P.C.
The Champlain Club
Bernie Trembley
USADance