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Emerald Ball Tentative Schedule

The final Emerald Ball Event Schedule will be posted 5 days before event. Please check back for an updated schedule. Please be ready at least 60 minutes prior to your scheduled heat time(s).

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Monday, April 29th

REGISTRATION DESK OPENS – Please refer to the event schedule for hours & phone number.

Starting Monday, May 1st at 12PM noon, please call us at our Emerald Ball Registration & Ticket Booth at 310.410.6280

Monday: 12noon – 11pm
Tuesday: 7am – 12midnight
Wednesday: 6am – 12midnight
Thursday: 7am – 11pm
Friday: 6:30am – 12midnight
Saturday: 6:30am – 12midnight
Sunday: 7am – 7pm

Session 1

Tuesday, April 30th

Day & Evening Session

American Style Rhythm Bronze & Silver Events

Pro/Am American Rhythm Closed Bronze & Open Single Dance Events (All Ages)
Pro/Am American Rhythm Closed Bronze Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
Pro/Am American Rhythm Gentlemen’s Closed Bronze Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B & C)
Pro/Am American Rhythm Closed Bronze Scholarships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
Pro/Am American Rhythm Closed & Open Silver Single Dance Events (All Ages)
Pro/Am American Rhythm Closed Silver Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
Pro/Am American Rhythm Gentlemen’s Closed Silver Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B & C)
Pro/Am American Rhythm Closed Silver Scholarships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
Pro/Am American Rhythm Open Rising Star Multi-Dance Competition (Ages A, B & C)
Pro/Am American Rhythm Closed 6 – Dance Championships​ (Ages A & B)

Session 2

Wednesday, May 1st

Day Session

American Style Smooth Bronze & Silver Events

Pro/Am American Smooth Closed Bronze & Open Single Dance Events (All Ages)
Pro/Am American Smooth Closed Bronze Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
Pro/Am American Smooth Gentlemen’s Bronze Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B & C)
Pro/Am American Smooth Closed Bronze Scholarships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
Pro/Am American Smooth Closed Silver & Open Single Dance Events (All Ages)
Pro/Am American Smooth Open Rising Star Mult-Dance Competition (Ages A, B & C)
Pro/Am American Smooth Closed Silver Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B & C)
Pro/Am American Smooth Gentlemen’s Silver Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B & C)
Pro/Am American Smooth Closed Silver Scholarships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
Pro/Am Closed Smooth 6 – Dance Championships (Ages A & B)

Session 3

Wednesday, May 1st

Evening Session

American Style Rhythm Gold Events

Pro/Am American Rhythm Closed Gold, Open Gold & Advanced Single Dance Events (All Ages)
Pro/Am American Rhythm Open Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
Pro/Am American Rhythm Gentlemen’s Open Multi-Dance (Ages A, B, C & S1)
Pro/Am American Rhythm Open Scholarships (Ages A, B, C, S1, S2 & S3)
Pro/Am American Rhythm Open 9-Dance Championships​ (Ages A & B)

Session 4

Thursday, May 2nd

Day Session

International Style Ballroom Bronze Events

Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed Bronze & Open Single Dance Events (All Ages)
Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed Bronze Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed Bronze Gentlemen’s Championship (Ages A, B, & C)
Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed Bronze Scholarships​ (Ages A, B, C & S1)
Pro/Am International Ballroom Bronze 6-Dance Championship (Ages A & B)

American Style Smooth Gold & Advanced Events

Pro/Am American Smooth Closed Gold, Open Gold & Advance Single Dances (All Ages)
Pro/Am American Smooth Open Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
Pro/Am American Smooth Gentlemen’s Open Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
Pro/Am American Smooth Open Scholarships (Ages A, B, C, S1, S2 & S3)
Pro/Am American Smooth Open 9-Dance Championships (Ages A & B)

Session 5

Thursday, May 2nd

Evening Session

Amateur Adult Multi-Dance & Professional Rising Star Events

Amateur Adult Multi-Dance Events
Presentation of Awards – Emerald Ball Top Students for American Style Rhythm & Smooth
Professional Rising Star International Ballroom Competition
Professional Rising Star American Smooth Competition
Professional Rising Star International Latin Competition
Professional Rising Star American Rhythm Competition

Session 6

Friday, May 3rd

Day Session

International Style Ballroom Silver, Gold & Advanced Events

Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed & Open Single Silver Dance Events (All Ages)
Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed Silver Gentlemen’s Championship (Ages A, B, & C)
Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed Silver Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed Silver Scholarships (Ages A, B, C, S1 & S2)
Pro/Am International Ballroom Open Rising Star Mult-Dance Competition (Ages A, B & C)
Pro/Am International Ballroom Silver 6-Dance Championship (Ages A & B)
Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed Gold, Open Gold & Advanced Gold Single Dance Events (All Ages)
Pro/Am International Ballroom Open Gentlemen’s Multi-Dance Championship
Pro/Am International Ballroom Pro/Am Open Scholarships (Ages A, B, C, S1, S2 & S3)
Pro/Am International Ballroom Open 10-Dance Championship (Ages A & B)

Session 7

Friday, May 3rd

Evening Session

Amateur Youth Events

Amateur Youth International Ballroom Championship
Amateur Youth International Latin Championship

Professional Events

Professional Open International Latin Championship
Professional Open American Smooth Championship
Professional Open Theatrical Show Dance Championship
Presentation of All Awards for California Gold Rush Dancesport Circuit 2018-2019

Session 8

Saturday, May 4th

Day Session

International Style Latin Events

Pro/Am International Latin Closed & Open Bronze Single Dance Events (All Ages)
Pro/Am International Latin Closed Bronze Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
Pro/Am International Latin Gentlemen’s Closed Bronze Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B & C)
Pro/Am International Latin Closed Bronze Scholarships (Ages A, B, C & S1)

Pro/Am International Latin Closed & Open Silver Single Dance Events (All ages)
Pro/Am International Latin Closed Silver Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
Pro/Am International Latin Gentlemen’s Closed Silver Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, & C)
Pro/Am International Latin Closed Silver Scholarships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
Pro/Am International Latin Open Rising Star Mult-Dance Competition (Ages A, B & C)
Pro/Am International Latin Closed Bronze & Silver 6-Dance Championship (Ages A & B)

Pro/Am International Latin Closed , Open & Advanced Gold Single Dance Events (All Ages)
Pro/Am International Latin Open Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
Pro/Am International Latin Gentlemen’s Open Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
Pro/Am International Latin Open Scholarships (Ages A, B, C, S1, S2 & S3)
Pro/Am International Latin Open 10 -Dance Championship (Ages A & B)

Session 9

Saturday, May 4th

Evening Session

Amateur Open Events

Amateur Open International Ballroom Championship
Amateur Open International Latin Championship

Professional Events

Professional Open American Rhythm Championships
Professional Open International Ballroom Championships

Presentation of Awards for Top 20 Dancesport Series Winners
Presentation of Awards for Emerald Ball Top International Students
Presentation of the Emerald Ring to the Top Female Teacher
Presentation of the Dee Berkley Gold Necklace to the Top Female Teacher
Presentation of Awards for Top Teachers & Studios
Presentation of All Awards for Dance Vision Circuit 2018-2019
Farewell Party for all Professionals & Officials following the event

Session 10

Sunday, May 5th

Day Session

Teddy Bear, Pre-Teen, Junior & Youth Events

Solo Performances*
Formation Presentations*
*Due to our tight Sunday schedule: Only 5 Solos & 5 Formations will be accepted.

Amateur & Pro/Am Teddy Bear, Pre-Teen, Junior & Youth Single Dance Events
Amateur & Pro/Am Teddy Bear, Pre-Teen & Junior Multi Championships
Amateur Junior 1 & 2 International Latin 5 Dance Scholarship
Amateur Junior 1 & 2 International Ballroom 5 Dance Scholarship
Solo Star – Teddy Bear, Pre-Teen & Junior Solo events. (Dance without a partner!)

After the Emerald Ball

Monday, May 6th

Puttock Memorial Cup

Come celebrate the life of Mr. Brian Puttock!

Dancers come together from across the country to play  friendly games of Soccer to give remembrance to a Legend we have lost in our Dance Community.

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