Our Judges: 


My name is Anja Imamovic and I come from Slovenia , I started dancing when I was 7 years old and haven’t stopped since then. I have won 18-national championship titles and I also won “Dancing with Stars” in Bosnia, and have been teaching, coaching, and competing for past 15years. My husband and I moved to the USA 3 years ago and we become United States vice champions and 3rd place at World Championships in RS Rhythm divison. We are both professional competitors and coaches, helping students and couples achieve not only great results in dancing but also great results in life.


 Anja Imamovic


Chad Burson started dancing at 17.  Over 33 years he has studied, performed, competed, taught and judged in American Smooth, Rhythm and International Ballroom and Latin.  Chad holds Associate degrees in both American and International Styles. Chad and Marie Burson own CM Dance in the Phoenix area. They are popular teachers, choreographers, judges and ballroom dancers in Phoenix, Scottsdale, Prescott and Flagstaff. Chad and Marie have placed in the finals at several Professional International Ballroom competitions. Chad continues to place in the finals of several Pro-Am competitions throughout the United States with his students.

  Chad Burson


Marie Burson is an accomplished Ballroom and Latin dance coach. As a former Professional International Standard competitor, she has danced in the prestigious Blackpool International Dance Festival, is a silver medalist from the 2010 World Gay Games, and an Open Professional finalist in several US Professional Ballroom competitions. She currently competes in Pro-Am competitions, and continues to teach competitive and social dance. Chad and Marie Burson own CM Dance in the Phoenix area.


Marie Burson










The Arizona Dance Classic offers a 1-day  Ballroom competition, with ProAm, Amateur and Professional Ballroom competitions in the styles of American Smooth & Rhythm and International Standard & Latin.
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To contact us:

Phone: 480-491-2393 or 702-822-0897  

FAX: 702-534-1739

E-mail: info@arizonadanceclassic.com



Arizona Dance Classic

P.O. Box 934

Queen Creek, Az.  85142

Ballroom Competition


August 2nd - 5th, 2018

A Fully Sanctioned UCWDC Event

Final Schedule.

Last Updated 7/31/2018



Sunday Schedule


Registration Opens


Ballroom Competition, Smooth, Pro-Am, Amateur, Freestyles & Multidance


Workshops begin


Standard, Pro-Am, Amateur, Rising Star Freestyles & Multidance


Arizona Dance Classic Team Challenge


Ballroom Competition, American Rhythm Social Dances (Salsa, Merengue, West Coast Swing, Hustle, Argentine Tango, Night Club 2-Step)


Ballroom Competition, Rhythm, Pro-Am & Amateur, Freestyles & Multidance