Monday, June 08, 2009

See the Stars At Fred Astaire National Competition

Fred Astaire Dance Studios is proud to announce that professional dancers and celebrities from the hit TV show Dancing With The Stars will appear and perform at the Astaire Awards Championships in Chicago, Illinois on Saturday, July 11, 2009. The stars scheduled to appear include:

Shawn Johnson - Winner of this season's DWTS and Olympic Gold medalist gymnast.
Mark Ballas - Shawn Johnson's dance partner and singer/songwriter/musician for the group Ballas Hough Band.
Tony Dovolani - Fred Astaire champion dancer and DWTS professional for seven seasons.
Fabian Sanchez - Former Mambo Champion and owner of the Fred Astaire Dance Studio in Birmingham, Alabama. Fabian was also a professional dancer on DWTS Season 6.
Jesse DeSoto - Fred Astaire champion dancer and DWTS professional on DWTS Season 3. Jesse runs the Fred Astaire Dance Studio in Buffalo Grove, Illinois.
Corky Ballas - Champion dancer. Corky partnered with Cloris Leachman on DWTS Season 7.

Spectator tickets ($50 each) will be sold at the door. Make plans to see the stars at this exciting Fred Astaire competition. For more information, contact your local Fred Astaire Dance Studio.


The way I see it is... said...

Is this a charity event? Are the pros and celebs being paid or appearing for free?

Fred Astaire Dance Studio said...

The Astaire Awards Championships is one of Fred Astaire Dance Studios national dance competitions. For more information, please go to our website (