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:

Sunday, September 17:  Tricia Wood is teaching a West Coast Swing group class from 6:00-7:00pm, then there will be live music by Tim Patrick and His Blue Eyes Band for dancing from 7:00-9:30pm, at The Tapestry: 3748 Minnehaha Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55406. $12 admission.

Friday, September 22:  Tricia Wood is DJ’g the MN West Coast Swing Dance Club dance from 8:30pm-12midnight, held at the B-Dale Club: 2100 N Dale St, Roseville, MN.  $10 admission.  (Lesson prior, at 7:30pm by Lois Donnay). Bonus: our Ladies Team & Couples Team will each be performing a dance!

Saturday, September 23:  Tricia Wood is teaching a Night Club 2-Step (part I of II) dance lesson from 7:30-8:30pm, and DJ’g the dance from 8:30-11pm, for Cafe Bailar Dance Club, held at Costa Rica Dance Studio: 816 Mainstreet, Hopkins (above Mainstreet Bar & Grill), $12 admission (or $9 members).

Friday, October 6:  Tricia Wood is teaching dance lessons for "Couples Date Night" held at Redeemed Farm: 21325 Meadowbrook Ave N, Scandia, MN 55073. This event sells out fast. Click here to register.

Saturday, October 14:  STUDIO NIGHT OUT! Tricia Wood is teaching a Night Club 2-Step (part II of II) dance lesson from 7:30-8:30pm, and DJ’g the dance from 8:30-11pm, for Cafe Bailar Dance Club, held at Costa Rica Dance Studio: 816 Mainstreet, Hopkins (above Mainstreet Bar & Grill), $12 admission (or $9 members). Bonus: our Ladies Team & Couples Team will each be performing a dance!

Friday, October 20:  6:30-8:30pm Tricia Wood is DJ'g the music for the Adults with Disabilities "Halloween Costumes” Dance Party! Location: Gladstone Community Education Center: 1945 Manton Street, Maplewood, MN 55109. Pre-register through Community Bridge Program: (651) 748-7434.

Thursday, October 26:  Tricia Wood is teaching an Adults with Disabilities Line Dance class, through the Learning Exchange program, held at Washburn Elementary School in Bloomington, from 7:00-8:00pm.

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. Details to come!

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!

2018 Events:

Friday, January 5:  6:30-8:30pm Tricia Wood 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.

FEBRUARY 2018!  Let’s go to Playa del Carmen in the Riviera Maya, Mexico together, for our 10 year business anniversary!  Tricia Wood will be celebrating 10 years in business, as a self-employed independent studio!  Monday-to-Monday, February 19-26 (leaving on President’s Day).  Group airfare flying on Delta together, transfers to and from the resort, all-inclusive one week stay, including all food and alcohol, and our hosted GROUP DANCE CLASSES and DANCE PARTIES, all for $2100 per person, double occupancy.  Registration is now open!  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.  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, address, phone number, and email, as well as if you have a roommate request.  You may also RSVP and share the Event from our facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/danceandentertainment.  Check our our new website, just for our Mexico dance trip: www.VacationDancing.com.


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, June 8:  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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