This book’s Facebook fan page:

The International Choreographed Ballroom Dance Association home page:

The International Association of Round Dance Teachers

The Sacramento round dance community (of which the authors are proud members)


Information on thyroid cancer:


Jet Roberts (square dance caller) web page:


Round Dance Videos:

“Carniv√°l” video:,%20Hurd.wmv


“Burlesque” video:

Performed by Rey and Sherry Garza. And, yes, the characters of Ray and Shelly were originally inspired by the Garzas. But unlike Ray and Shelly Tenrio, Rey and Sherry Garza are happily married. And they teach in San Diego, not Silicon Valley, when not on the festival circuit.