Salsa and Tango This March

The month of March heats up with Ballroom Dance lessons in Salsa and Tango with Championship Dancer Amanda Showell. This award winning dancer instructs students of all levels and has gained a faithful and growing following in Queen Anne’s and Talbot Counties. Whether your interest in dancing is to feel comfortable at important social events, like a wedding, or for a sheer love of music and movement, students will find these classes easy and fun. Classes will be held at the Centre for the Arts in Centreville, Maryland.

Singles and couples are welcome. The cost is $50 for members of the Queen Anne’s County Arts Council or $55 for non-members. These four-week sessions begin on March 14. Salsa starts at 7 p.m. and American Tango at 8 p.m. Advance registration is required by March 7.

Showell has taught at some of the largest dance schools on the east coast, having coached the dance teams of both Princeton University and the University of Delaware. A teacher since 1996, she has won numerous ballroom dance competition titles and trained with World Class dancers such as Peter Eggleton and Charlotte Jorgensen.

The Centre for the Arts classes are designed to renew existing artistic interests, and to develop new skills. Registration materials are available at 206 South Commerce St. in Centreville, MD Tuesday-Friday from 9am to 5 pm and Saturday from 10am to 2pm, or by calling 410-758-2520, online,, or request via email at The Centre receives support through a grant from the Maryland State Arts Council.

The Queen Anne’s County Arts Council, Inc., is a non-profit organization committed to promoting, expanding and sustaining the arts. We connect artists to audiences and the community to the arts. Visit us on the web at