Pier Pont Crossing
2408 Ashley River Road
Charleston, SC 29414
United States

Printable Calendar
Spoleto Showcase sponsored by Elite International
Elite Dance International Studio and Apparel
Saturday Night Dance Party
Pier Pont Crossing (Ballroom Dance Charleston)
May 30
Spoleto Showcase sponsored by Elite International
Elite Dance International Studio and Apparel
Jun 01
Printable Calendar
Jun 01
Advanced Class - Bolero
Pier Pont Crossing (Ballroom Dance Charleston)
Jun 01
Intermediate Class - Foxtrot
Pier Pont Crossing (Ballroom Dance Charleston)
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BDC Weekend


  • 7:30 Final week of the Progressive Waltz Series with David Roland. See a video on Shutterfly of the previous patterns.
  • 8:30 Dance Party with DJ Henry LaRoche, Host Cynthia LaRoche, Reception Steve Martindale.
  • $10 BDC Members, $15 Non-BDC Members


  • 7:30 Beginner Cha Cha Lesson with Debbie Housand
  • 8:00 Continuation Intermediate Cha Cha Lesson with Debbie Housand
  • 8:30 Dance Party. DJ Debbie Housand, Host Carol Ann Bly, Reception Sharon Keene.
  • $10 BDC Members, $15 Non-BDC Members

Party Lessons start with a 30 minutes beginner lesson plus another 30 minutes of the same dance geared to the more advanced dancer. You may choose whether to participate in both sessions or just the one geared to your dance level.

  • All dances, classes, and workshops are held at 2408 Ashley River Road.
  • Last minute schedule changes occur. Please check our website calendar for the latest information.


Our volunteer hosts are busy planning special events just for YOU!

Saturday, June 6 - Italian Party -Joe and Kathleen Stringer are hosting a very special event for us. If you remember their last Italian Party, you know what a fun night this will be! Once again, they hope to have an Italian dance performance as well as teach us the steps. Please bring your favorite Italian dish to share. Benvenuto! Click here for details.

Saturday, June 20 - DJ Party

Todd and his team of 12 DJs are schemeing to bring us a full night of food and music. Click here for more details.

Friday, July 3 - Ice Cream Social and 4th of July Celebration

Saturday, July 18 - Bastille Party - All things French!

Local Showcases:

May 30, 2015 - Elite Dance Interntional Studio and Apparel - Click here for details.

June 7, 2015 - Showcase Extravaganza sponsored by Debbie Housand - Click here for details.

Prices for Classes:

Beginner's Class:

  • $10 per week paid in advance

Member's Class (all levels/classes except beginner class):

  • $10 per week paid in advance
  • $15 for single class not paid in advance

Guests (Non-BDC Members) all levels/classes except beginner class:

  • $15 per week paid in advance
  • $10 for a single class not paid in advance

All classes require insructor approval if started in week 2 or after



7:00 Monday, Advanced Bolero, Debbie Housand
7:00 Tuesday, Intermediate Foxtrot, David Roland
7:00 Wednesday, Beginner East Coast Swing, Debbie Housand
6:00 Thursday, Smooth Dance Technique, David Roland
7:00 Thursday, Intermediate Tango, Michael Hogarth -follows Debbie's beginner Tango class in May with intermediate level
8:00 Thursday, Paso Doble, James Jiang

Floor Use Reminder

All BDC members may rent the floor for practice at $10 per hour or $5 per half-hour. If you have questions regarding times available or how to access the facility, please contact Pam Levi at 843-276-7050 or

Also, if you take private lessons, please remember to log in at the information cabinet in the shoe changing area.

Pre-Paid Admittance Cards

Need a gift idea? The new cards are printed and will fit the bill perfectly for any BDC activity. The cards may be purchased in any amount for any BDC activity. - classes, parties, workshops, balls! This is a great a way to encourage a friend to give dancing a try or simply make it easier for our current members to participate a little more. For more information email Connie Vance -


To protect our beautiful floor, please wear dance shoes or smooth leather soles that have been cleaned of street dirt. Spike heels or other type shoes will harm the floor.

Provided below are the contact phone numbers of our independent dance instructors:

  • Debbie Housand, 843-991-3601
  • David Roland, 843-568-6888
  • Mike Hogarth, 843-810-9160
  • Samantha Hunzinger, 843-754-6789