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Class Schedule

Fridays: 7:30 pm & 8:20 pm
Sundays: 7:00 pm & 7:50 pm

Doors open at 6:45 pm both nights.

Special Dance Times
See monthly schedule for dates when our dance space will be closed or dances held at an alternate location.

Click HERE for the
Class Schedule

 

"Dancing can reveal all the mystery that music conceals." - Charles Baudelaire

Contact Information

 

Email

 

president.bpd@gmail.com


Phone  (outgoing message only)

 

858-859-1926

 

 

Club bylaws can be downloaded from here.

Friday and Sunday Dances

 

The Balboa Park Club building located at 2150 Pan American Rd W.

BPD Sat

Alternate Dance Location (Check Schedule)

War Memorial Building, located at the north end of the Zoo parking lot at 3325 Zoo Dr.


Check the Class Schedule for dates when we have been moved to this location or dates we have been canceled.

 

Sometimes there are events at the park that fill the parking lot closest to

the club.  Click here for hints on finding additional parking.

Hints

 

Can performing really be addictive? Yes and no. In the medical sense, dancing and performing are definitely not addictive, but many dancers report getting a "rush" from being on stage. While dancing, the body releases endorphins, which are chemicals in the brain that are responsible for positive moods. Endorphins also act like natural painkillers, so even after hours of gruelling rehearsal, dancers don't necessarily feel their aching muscles and joints when they're on stage. Once they start dancing, many people find it hard to quit because the enjoyment factor is so compelling. It's hard to find something else to take its place since few other activities make them feel so connected and alive.