ABOUT DamnYankee (Login to Contact DamnYankee )

Fit, spontaneous, outgoing, married nearly 30-years . . . and intending to stay that way! But regrettably, my wife doesn't share my passion for dancing . . . and it's killing me! So, I'm seeking a dance partner: old/young, tall/short, gorgeous/plain, it matters not! For me, the ideal partner will be energetic for her age (like me), and want to add to her repertoire and technique (air steps, Balboa, anyone?) . . . maybe consider competition? Well, okay, I'm not sure about competition . . . but I DO think about it. So much so, in fact, that I'd love to find a partner willing to work-up an intermediate-to-advanced routine that could qualify for competition. In other words, if it's fun and challenging, I'm game!


Started with Tom & Debra about 10 or 12 years ago, then dropped out after my wife lost interest. After a six-year hiatus, wife cleared me to resume lessons and dance solo. So, you'll either find me in the intermediate class with Dabe & Janelle, or else just dancing Wed evenings, at Nick's Nightclub, Alexandria. "And so it goes!", as Kilgore Trout would say. Vonnegut/Slaughterhouse Five


Cats, antiquing, and new age spirituality! OM!

Dance Styles

Balboa Boogie Woogie Bop
Carolina Shag Charleston Collegate Shag
Dallas Push Hand Dancing Imperial
Jitterbug Lindy Hop Other
St. Louis Shag West Coast Swing


80s Rock Big Band Swing Boogie Woogie
Gypsy Jazz Jazz Motown
Neo-swing Other Rock & Roll
Rythm & Blues