Tonya Miller, Nashville's Ambassador of Dance and hostess of Free Dance Wednesday, is at it again. Tonight, July 31st, marks the first round of her annual six-week dance contest featuring six dances taught by six teachers. Each week contestants will perform one-minute of choreography as they compete to be named Nashville’s Top Performers 2013. For a look back at the First Free Dance Wednesday contest, go here.
Since 2010 Music City Salsa’s Miller has hosted Nashville’s longest standing, year-round Free Dance event. And Free Dance Wednesday has made the rounds—hosted in venues from 2nd Avenue to The Gulch to Midtown. As Nashville’s Ambassador of Dance, Miller has introduced Music City to a dozen different dances, more than twenty instructors, five DJS and nine clubs.
Tonight at 7:00 Beginner Salsa kicks off the evening, followed by 7:30 Hustle taught by Kendra Murray. The first round of the dance contest begins at 8:20. The free event is held weekly at Play Dance Bar, located at 1519 Church Street.