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About our Event

Seattle Dances!

7th Annual Dinner and Dance Competition on Saturday, March 12, 2016 from 5:30 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. at Fremont Studios.

Laura & Michael Trophies

Hallie Kuperman & The Century Ballroom


Hallie Photo

We are pleased to announce that we will again be partnering with Hallie Kuperman and the amazing professional dance instructors from the Century Ballroom.


Our line-up of professional dancers have included:

Erica Atnip, Michael Cahn, Alison Cockrill, Michael Darigol, Deron Hayes-Hirschy, Justin, Hirschy, Mark Kihara and Jonathan Wingard-Phillips.

Evening Hosts

Patti Payne Website  Kevin Joyce Website  Hallie Kuperman Website

Event Co-chairs

Laura Bachman Website  Mark Dyce-Ryan Website

Evening Honorees

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.

Starwood Website  Carla Murray Website  Keri Robinson Website  Diane Germain Website

Celebrity Judges

Peter Boal Website  El Vez Website  Barb Nystrom Website  Jason Venner Website

How Does the Dance Competition Work?

Our local luminaries will train for up to 15 weeks with professional dancers from the Century Ballroom. Each couple will perfect a creative 2-3 minute dance which they will perform for the audience and the judges the night of the event.

The couples will compete to win one of three Mirror Ball Trophies:

TrophyCyber Choice Trophy

The Celebrity Dancer who raises the most money online before the event on March 12th will win this coveted trophy. Don’t forget to vote online for your favorite celebrity dancer and help them win the Cyber Choice Trophy! Voting will open on January 21, 2016.


TrophyPeople’s Choice Trophy

The Dance Team that raises the most money through “Raise the Paddle” bids the night of the event at Fremont Studios will win this coveted trophy.


TrophyJudges’ Choice Trophy

The night of the event, this magnificent trophy will be presented to the Dance Team who our Celebrity Judges deem the most accomplished, most creative, and/or most energetic and passionate.