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Major Competitions

Results and photos from most major competitions

The Ohio Star Ball
Where America's Ballroom Challenge is taped

Blackpool Dance Festival in England
One of the oldest and most prestigious competitions in the world

World Pro-Am DanceSport Series
Holds over 70 dance competitions across the United States

Dance Associations

International Dance Sport Federation (IDSF)
Represents more than four million dancers in 84 National Member Federations on five continents

International Dance Teachers Association (IDTA)
Provides examination services for the public, professional performers, and teachers

National Dance Council of America (NDCA)
Represents the interests of those in the dance profession and other dance-related organizations

USA Dance (formerly USABDA)
Contains information about independent dance studios, dance merchants and dance vendors

Studios and Instruction

Fred Astaire Studios
Franchised dance studios located across the United States offering dance instruction for all ages

Arthur Murray Studios
Franchised dance studios located across the United States offering dance instruction programs

Network site that finds dance lessons for students and provides information on dance organizations, competitions, merchants and publications

General Information

DanceBeat International
Periodical featuring highlights from the competitive ballroom dance world

International Dance Directory
Directory of dancers, with sections for locating teachers, studios and merchandise

Ballroom Dancers
Clearinghouse for ballroom dance information

Dance Forums
A wide selection of dance forums for those in the dance industry

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When to Watch

America's Ballroom Challenge fourth season premieres on:
February 25, 2009
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