Pre-Teen And Junior Single Dance Events Update

The Emerald Ball
Apr 22, 2010
Due to the increased number of entries at this year's Emerald Ball, the Pre-Teen and Junior competitors will dance in the La Jolla Ballroom, located on the 2nd floor. If we did not move this event the Friday night session would have ended at 3am.

Friday Evening Schedule for the La Jolla Ballroom
International Latin & Standard Pre-Teen & Junior

7:00 PM - Pre-Teen & Junior Singles Dances
8:30 PM - Presentation of Awards
8:45 PM - Pizza Party for the Kids

  • Every participant will receive a trophy.

  • The top overall couple chosen by the judges will do an honor dance in the International Ballroom on the same night.

  • Parents will be able to bring video cameras into the La Jolla Ballroom only at no charge.

  • There will be no admission fee for friends and parents attending the event in the La Jolla Ballroom.

  • All youth competitors will be admitted for FREE (General Admission) to watch the rest of the competition in the International Ballroom. All parents/adults will have to purchase a ticket.

  • Judges for this event:
    Nadia Eftedal, Blackpool Professional Latin Champion
    Elena Grineko, World Professional & United States Rhythm Champion
    Sam Sodano, North American Latin Champion
    Toni Redpath, World & United States Professional Champion
    Heather Smith, United States Professional Standard Champion

    MC: John DePalma
    On Deck: Yolanda Vargas

    You will have an amazing dance experience at the Emerald Ball.

    Wayne & Donna Eng