On April 8, I will be appearing in a solo concert as part of the 73rd season of the North Orange County Community Concerts Association. The concert series takes place at the Fullerton United Methodist Church, 114 N Pomona Ave, Fullerton, CA 92835. The single concert price is $20 for adults and $10 for students. For further information call (714) 535-8925 or visit http://www.northocconcerts.org/.
I have a full calendar of private functions but I also perform with the Stardust Trio at ballroom dances in Southern California, most of which are open to the public. The following is our schedule for the next four months:
January 2: San Dimas
January 11: Ontario
January 29: Colony Park
February 4: Pomona
February 6: San Dimas
March 1: Ontario
March 6: San Dimas
March 26: Colony Park
March 30: Leisure World
April 1: Pomona
April 3: San Dimas
April 5: Ontario
April 27: Yorba Linda Library
April 30: Colony Park
San Dimas: The City of San Dimas has been hosting weekly ballroom dancing for over three decades. The Stardust Trio is usually featured the first Wednesday of every month at the San Dimas Senior Center located at 201 East Bonita Avenue, San Dimas (909.394-6290). The dancing begins at 4:30 p.m. There is a nominal $5 admission charge.
Ontario: The Stardust Trio performs for ballroom dancing at the Ontario Senior Center, located at 225 East B Street, Ontario. The ballroom has an excellent wood floor and it is a wonderful venue for dancing. Downbeat is at 6 p.m. There is a nominal $4 admission charge.
Pomona: The Stardust Trio is featured regularly at the weekly Monday night dances sponsored by the city of Pomona, held at the Palomares Community Center, 499 E. Arrow Hwy., Pomona, 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. There is a nominal $4 admission fee.
Colony Park: The Stardust Trio is a regular feature at the Colony Park Dance Club. This venerable organization has been around for over three decades. The dances take place at the Munoz Community Center located at 1240 West 4th St., Ontario. During the summer months of June and July, the time is 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. On all other months the time is 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Leisure World: The Leisure World gated-community at Seal Beach hosts a variety of activities for their over 9000 residents including ballroom dances held in Clubhouse One. The Stardust Trio appears there regularly throughout the year. These dances, however, are only open to residents and their guests. The dance takes place from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Yorba Linda Library: On April 27, the Stardust Trio will perform a one hour concert at the Yorba Linda Library, 18181 Imperial Hwy, Yorba Linda. The event is free.