Tuesday, September 30, 2008
Can't get down to Westlake? Join us in the West Seattle Junction at the iconic 'all walk' crossing for an encore performance of Thriller at 2pm. We will be performing during the Trick or Treat in the Junction event for all the families who are there for the annual candy and treat Halloween event.
Suzanne Simmons of the My World Dance & Fitness studio in Seattle has graciously offered to let us use her beautiful dance studio to learn the Thriller Dance. Our lovely and talented instructor Amy will be leading the instruction!
Here are the dates when we will be rehearsing at My World in Seattle:
Sat, October 4th, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Beginner & Advanced Thriller rehearsal
Sat, October 11, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Beginner & Advanced Thriller rehearsal
Sun, October 12, 5:00 - 7:00 pm: Beginner & Advanced Thriller rehearsal
Wed, October 22nd, 8:00 pm: Advanced Thiller rehearsal
Sat, October 11, Noon - 1:30 pm: Goodwill Zombie Shopping Trip!
The studio will hold 25 zombies for each rehearsal so please RSVP as soon as you know if you can make it that day.
Free street parking!
My World Dance and Fitness Studio
849 Hiawatha Place South
Seattle, WA 98144
Contact: Suzanne Simmons, Director
Saturday, September 27, 2008
A big thank you to Amy from the Seattle Thrillers for helping our newest zombies with the basic dance steps and sharing some awesome tips on how to learn the dance. We actually danced the entire routine to just the music.
Thursday, September 18, 2008
Huge milestone last night for us as we finished the final two lessons which completes the core steps for Thriller. We finished up lessons 7 & 8 and then practiced the full 5 minute and 37 second dance....twice!
Tuesday, September 16, 2008
Click for a West Seattle Zombie blog that includes a Zombie Crawl October 26th which is a part of a Zombie Fest World Zombie Day.
World Zombie Day™ is the day that all ghouls from Kentucky to Kokomo, from Atlanta to Afghanistan, from Washington to Wales, and from Pittsburgh to Puerto Rico can celebrate together in a near orgy of blood covered bliss!!
Every major and minor city of the world that has ever hosted a zombie walk can band together and give one solid groan heard WORLDWIDE for the zombie cause!
RISE UP UNDEAD BROTHERS AND SISTERS!!! NOW IS OUR TIME TO GROAN AND SHAMBLE FOR WORLD HUNGER!!
World Zombie Day™ will be a day when all fans of zombie culture can join together. There will be an international charity event done throughout the cities involved to help alleviate world hunger, and this will be a first.
Sunday, September 14, 2008
Is it me or did the room seem to get smaller as we were learning the classic 'stomp' routine?
Thanks to Keith for scouting out some potential sites for our world record attempt. Please click here to view the sites and let's make a decision on our next practice night of Wednesday, September 17th.
Thursday, September 11, 2008
We had a couple of technical challenges last night but onward and upward, next Wednesday we'll get caught up on our one lesson we didn't cover.
Sunday, September 7, 2008
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Wednesday, September 3, 2008
This is a picture of our first rehearsal and it was amazing! In no particular order is: Kari, Chris, Kirsten, Megan, Kimbra, Suzanne, Katie, Julia, Tara, Heather, Dinah, Larry, Keith and Diane.
We were able to get through 3 sections of the routine listed here:
Please join us next week 8pm at Ginomai for our second rehearsal the more zombies the better! If you missed tonight's session, don't worry!! Just practice the 3 lessons above and come prepared next week to practice with us. We'll review all the lessons before moving onto our next segment which will be:
We'll put all 6 lessons together at this point so come prepared to dance.
We've created a link for tonight's dance videos so you know what you're in for! At work? No worries, just bust out some moves :) See you tonight at 8pm Ginomai or if you can't make it just practice the dance steps and we'll see you next week.