Dancenorth, 1RAR and Otto’s joined forces on Saturday 26th August to present… DANCE TROPICS DANCE!

One part mini festival… one part dance show… all parts fun and participatory!

Featuring the hilarious MC Ian Zaro and a cracking showcase of local dancers from Movimiento, Lindyhop Swing group, Dancenorth Company, and crews from Dancenorth’s Public Program “Open Class” (Hip Hop crew 80’s Jazz crew and the gorgeous “Forever Young” over 50s dance group making their debut performances.

The night was full of party tunes by 1RAR’s kickin’ band playing songs from the 70s, 80s, 90s, naughties, and Top 40s with a huge dance floor, delicious eats by Otto’s Market food trucks, a licenced area and easy (no stress!) social dance lessons…. this was Townsville’s newest dance party under the stars.

All proceeds from this event have gone towards charities Dancenorth and Ronald McDonald House.