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Dance Socials

Hello Dancers!


Listed below, are upcoming dance parties, some with workshops and lessons, just for you.
Please check the Instruction page for more lessons and workshops.

Contact information, and to join the Highland Park Dance mailing list:

Marc Liebeskind

Phone: 201-320-9176

Email: marc@DancingInHighlandPark.com

Mailing address: P.O. Box 1463, Highland Park, NJ 08904
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Dances, classes and workshops are held at:

IM Gallery, 233 Raritan Avenue, (side entrance) Highland Park, N.J. 08904
(Located between 2nd and 3rd Avenues, behind Somewhere In Time)
GPS may bring you 1/4 block too far south.

Please Note:  There is no on-premise parking, and vehicles should not use the driveway.  It is a designated fire lane and it must remain clear at all times, or you could be issued a ticket.  If you need to bring or pick up something or someone to or from the Gallery, we do have a back entrance you can bring your vehicle to.  Please contact us if you need more information about it.


There is plenty of street parking.  For directions, parking area map, and photos, click here: IM Gallery

IM Gallery is a smoke-free property.

Spectators are not permitted in the studio during classes, workshops or other events without paying a fee without prior arrangement.  Videotaping during instruction is not permitted.  You will have an opportunity to take a video of the pattern after the workshop is over.

Need a reservation or have a question?  Please call or text Marc at 201-320-9176.
Reservations are held for 30 minutes after event starts unless other arrangements are made.

FAQ: What kind of music is played at the dance socials?

Unless otherwise noted, the music mix for the dance socials is a broad ballroom-Latin-swing mix and includes Waltz, Foxtrot, Tango, Quickstep, Viennese Waltz, Swing, Hustle, Rumba, Cha Cha, Salsa, Merengue, Samba, Bachata, Night Club Two Step, Country Two Step.  Requests and line dances when possible.




Dance Events



Friday, December 13, 2019
Country Dancing with Paul, Scott and Kathy!
Line - Partner - Two Step dancing.
7pm - Doors Open with Country social dancing
8pm - New lesson
8:30pm to 11:00pm - More Country social dancing!
Admission: $10.00.   Snacks and hot and cold beverages included.


Saturday, December 14, 2019
Dance Social with Hustle Lesson taught by Hustle Specialist Kim Vanaman!
Doors open 6:30pm
Lesson starts: 6:45pm
Dancing from 8:00pm to 11:00pm (general dance music mix, Ballroom, Latin, Swing, Country, Line dance, etc., plus requests)
Dinner available until 9:00pm
Admission: $15
Lesson only: $10


Upcoming Saturdays:
December 21 – Paul and Sarahlynn

December 28 – Joe Olsen



Friday, December 20, 2019
Milonga Trucha Anniversary Gala!


Join us on Friday December 20th to celebrate Milonga Trucha’s one year anniversary!

There will be live music with the Pedro Giraudo Tango Orchestra!
During the night we will alternate between live music from
Latin Grammy Award winner bassist and composer Pedro Giraudo's Tango Quartet and DJ Kerry Kay

There will be 3 sets of live music starting approximately at 9pm
Carolina Jaurena & Juan Alessandrini will perform
Cold buffet with Argentinean food and desserts

Tickets $40/person
Tickets can be pre-purchased using Venmo, Zelle, and Paypal.
You can also buy tickets at the door using cash. Credit cards will Not be accepted.
Address: IM Gallery - 233 Raritan Ave., side entrance, Highland Park, NJ

Contact Sandra Gabriela with any questions - email sgilburt@yahoo.com
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New Year’s Eve at IM Gallery

Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Hosted by Marc Liebeskind
Dinner and dancing with sparkling cider New Year’s toast.
Doors Open at 7::30pm
Dancing 8pm to 12:30am
Admission: $27.00 per person

Advance purchased tickets are required for admission!
Last day to buy tickets, Saturday, December 28, 2018

Please contact Marc to make your reservations and buy your tickets.




Salsa Dip



Dance and exercise, like any physical activity, may involve risk of injury, and your participation assumes that you are in good health and you take responsibility for any risk of injury that may occur.


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