Dance Events

We can: DJ the music, be your M.C., teach a Dance Lesson, and provide Dance Performances! Our rate starts at $150 per hour at your event, and includes travel time up to 35 miles each way. We can bring our own portable sound system and wireless microphone, upon request. (We do not do fancy lights!) We have a Portable Dance Floor available for rental too, for $250 including delivery, setup, and take down. For more information or to book us for your next Event, call Tricia at (651) 605-5784 or email tricia@danceandentertainment.com.

2017 Events:

Friday, November 17:  6:30-8:30pm Tricia Wood is DJ'g the music for the Adults with Disabilities Dance! Theme: Dancing Through the Decades! Location: Lake Middle School in Woodbury. $12 per person; Helpers are free. Pre-register through Community Bridge Program: (651) 748-7434.

Friday, December 1:  6:30-8:30pm Tricia Wood is DJ'g the music for the Adults with Disabilities “Snow Ball" Dance Party! Location: Gladstone Community Education Center: 1945 Manton Street, Maplewood, MN 55109. Pre-register through Community Bridge Program: (651) 748-7434.

Friday, December 8:  Tricia Wood is DJ’g the MN West Coast Swing Dance Club Holiday Dance from 7:30pm-12midnight. Location: 301 on Main: 301 NE Main St, Minneapolis, MN 55413.  Social dancing & light food, no lesson.  Dress to impress.

Sunday, December 10:  Come watch our Holiday Dance Showcase, 2:00-4:30pm, held at Central Park (indoor amphitheater stage): 8595 Central Park Place, Woodbury, MN 55125. Our Dance Showcase features our Dance Students, Performance Teams, and Instructors!

December 30-January 7:  Tricia Wood and Jeff Halverson will be teaching Dance Lessons on the Dancers at Sea New Year’s cruise from Fort Lauderdale, FL to Curacao, Aruba, and Bonaire. SOLD OUT.

2018 Events:

Friday, January 5:  6:30-8:30pm Our staff is DJ'g the music for the Adults with Disabilities Dance! Theme: New Year's Dance! Location: Lake Middle School in Woodbury. $10 per person; Helpers are free. Pre-register through Community Bridge Program: (651) 748-7434.

Sunday, February 4:  STUDIO NIGHT OUT! Tricia Wood is teaching a Cha-Cha group class from 6:00-7:00pm, then DJ’g the Ballroom, Latin, Swing & Country variety dance from 7:00-9:30pm, at The Tapestry: 3748 Minnehaha Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55406. (It’s a big, beautiful, hardwood dance floor!) $10 admission. 

Friday, February 9:  6:30-8:30pm Tricia Wood is DJ'g the music for the Adults with Disabilities “Valentine's" Dance Party! Location: Gladstone Community Education Center: 1945 Manton Street, Maplewood, MN 55109. Pre-register through Community Bridge Program: (651) 748-7434.

Sunday, February 18:  STUDIO NIGHT OUT! Tricia Wood is teaching a Cha-Cha group class from 6:00-7:00pm, then there will be live music for dancing from 7:00-9:30pm, at The Tapestry: 3748 Minnehaha Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55406. (It’s a big, beautiful, hardwood dance floor!) $12 admission.

LAST CHANCE TO REGISTER IS NOW!  ($1000 down payment due, and the balance is due Dec. 2nd).  Dance Vacation 2018: Monday-to-Monday, February 19-26 (leaving on President’s Day).  Let’s go to Playa del Carmen in the Riviera Maya, Mexico together, as Tricia Wood celebrates 10 years in business, as a self-employed independent Dance Studio!  Your total cost includes: Group airfare flying on Delta together, transfers to and from the resort (45 minutes from the Cancun airport), all-inclusive one week stay, all food and alcohol, our hosted group dance classes, and themed social dance parties!
Total cost: 
Single occupancy: $2166 plus $515 airfare = $2681; 
Double occupancy: $1585 per person 
plus $515 airfare = $2100; 
Triple occupancy: $1557 per person plus $515 airfare = $2072; 
Child 2-11: $553 plus $515 airfare = $1068; 
Optional travel insurance: $99.

View our resort: Sandos Caracol Eco Resort and Spa has: white sand beaches, turquoise waters, jungle, animals, gardens, restaurants, tennis courts, beach volleyball and soccer, snorkeling, nightclub, wedding facilities, kids club, waterpark, theatre, pool tables, spa, gym, and Grand Coral Golf Club.  

View our Flyer.  View our Schedule.
For more information, contact Tricia Wood, (651) 605-5784, or email 
tricia@danceandentertainment.com
To register, please call or email our Travel Agent, Daryl Wahl at (651) 253-7563 or email 
dgawahl@comcast.net.  We will need your full name (as it appears on your passport), birthdate, address, phone number, and email, as well as if you have a roommate request.  
Check out our separate website, just for our Mexico dance trip: 
www.VacationDancing.com.


Saturday, March 3:  Bring the kids! 6:00-9:00pm Tricia Wood / Dance and Entertainment Studios is a Diamond Sponsor- teaching, performing, and DJ’g the Woodbury Royal Ambassadors' annual Luau fundraiser. Location: Peace of Mind / Footprints Academy gym: 9025 Tamarack Rd, Woodbury, MN 55125. Admission ticket at the door includes food, dancing, hula hoop contest, limbo contest, silent auction, bake sale, and other royal visitors and surprises!

Friday, March 9:  6:30-8:30pm Tricia Wood is DJ'g the music for the Adults with Disabilities “St. Patrick’s Day" Dance Party! Location: Gladstone Community Education Center: 1945 Manton Street, Maplewood, MN 55109. Pre-register through Community Bridge Program: (651) 748-7434.

Friday, April 13:  6:30-8:30pm Tricia Wood is DJ'g the music for the Adults with Disabilities Dance!  Location: Lake Middle School in Woodbury. $12 per person; Helpers are free. Pre-register through Community Bridge Program: (651) 748-7434.

Friday, May 11:  6:30-8:30pm Tricia Wood is DJ'g the music for the Adults with Disabilities Dance!  Location: Lake Middle School in Woodbury. $12 per person; Helpers are free. Pre-register through Community Bridge Program: (651) 748-7434.

Friday, June 1:  6:30-8:30pm Tricia Wood is DJ'g the music for the Adults with Disabilities “Beach Party" Dance! Location: Gladstone Community Education Center: 1945 Manton Street, Maplewood, MN 55109. Pre-register through Community Bridge Program: (651) 748-7434.


Private Lessons are available every day by appointment:

Dance and Entertainment Studios, locations:
Woodbury: Central Park: 8595 Central Park Place, Woodbury, MN 55125
Edina Senior Center: 5280 Grandview Square, Edina, MN 55436
Maplewood Gladston Comm. Edu. Center: 1945 Manton Street, Maplewood, MN 55109
Bloomington: In my home studio: Bloomington, MN 55438
Minnetonka Community Center: 14600 Minnetonka Blvd, Minnetonka, MN 55345
Inver Grove Heights: Comm. Center: 8055 Barbara Ave East, Inver Grove Heights, MN 55077

Call to schedule! 
Tricia’s cell: (651) 605-5784, or 
Email tricia@danceandentertainment.com.


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