P. O. Box 7021
Metairie, LA 70010-7021
United States

►2018 Gumbo Gumbo of Ballroom, DanceSport Championship June 29-30 & July 1. Be sure to be there as a competitor or to witness the best USA amateur dancers battle for the Gold. Click here for additional information.

►LA Gumbo Metairie Dance, Sunday, June 17th , 1:30-4:30 pm at Jefferson Orleans North in Metairie. Free Waltz Lesson at 1:30, taught by Stephan Howard.

►LA Gumbo Metairie Dance, Sunday, July 15th , 1:30-4:30 pm at Jefferson Orleans North in Metairie. Free Cha Cha Lesson at 1:30, taught by Edward Bourquard.

►LA Gumbo Chapter Fundraiser, Saturday, September 22, 2018, 8-11 PM. Come dressed as your favorite Movie Star or whatever you enjoy dancing in. You'll enjoy the magnificant Belle Chasse Auditorium, outstanding dance music, inspiring exhibitions and great food. Click here for more details.

Want to practice for competitions or exhibitions? Want to .have a friendly audience? Huge dance floor? We have the perfect venue. To sign up to do an Exhibition contact Edwin Fleischmannn...flashhh@bellsouth

► Photos and Videos Wanted - Please contact Kerry Lovell or one of our Board Members to share any photos and/or videos of LA Gumbo Chapter events or post them directly to our Facebook site "USA Dance #5031, LA-Gumbo New Orleans"

Board members elected for 2018-2020 are:

Ruby Shrieves 1 year term, Hospitality

Jennifer Beasley 1 year term, Treasurer Support

Laura Hudson 2 years, Vice President

​Wayne LeBoeuf 2 years, President

Betty Younger 2 years, Dance Class Coordinator

Kyri Melcacon 2 years, Secretary

Dolores Dufour 2 years, Treasurer

Also, Danny Schmitt will serve as advisor to Board.

​Edwin Fleischmann will continue to arrange for dance instructors scheduling as well as Exhibition Coordinator.

Jim Steven will prepare music for monthly dances.

Gwen and Ben Becnel will chair the annual fundraiser dance.

Jennifer Beasley will chair the National Ballroom Dance Week Mall activities.



♦♦♦♦Financial Aid Opportunities from the Gumbo Chapter♦♦♦♦ click for details

USA Dance Membership Perks - As a member of USA Dance, you are eligible to access special benefits and discounts. Click here for details.

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Metairie, LA 70010-7021

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