News

Past news items are located in the News Archive.

Flash Mob in Lobby 7

Check out video of an MITBDT flash mob in MIT’s Lobby 7 campus entryway:

And a Viennese Waltz down the Infinite Corridor:


Announcing MIT Open 2015!

Hello Dancers!

Get out your calendars! The MIT Ballroom Dance Team is thrilled to announce the 2015 MIT OPEN will be taking place on the weekend of April 25-26th, 2014 in Rockwell Cage on MIT Campus.

Please stay tuned for more updates in the months to come.

http://ballroom.mit.edu/comp/


Announcing MITBDT’s Fall Socials!

Hello ballroom enthusiasts!

MITBDT hopes that all of you enjoyed our second annual ballroom social last night. Photos from the event can be seen on our Facebook page.

We have posted our Fall 2014 social dates, and we look forward to seeing you there!

Please mark your calendars for: 10/11, 11/1, and 12/6.


MIT Open 2014 Photos are LIVE

Photos from this year’s MIT Open (April 26/27) are up in our gallery. Check them out here.

Photos from the 2014 MIT Open taken by Kojo Acquah. These images are free to use for personal, non-commercial purposes only. Write Kojo via for any other uses.


MITBDT on the MIT front page!

MITBDT is featured on the MIT front page this weekend. Check it out!

Many thanks to the MIT News office for this opportunity as well as Kojo Acquah, our photographer at MIT Open, for the photo!

Ben Moss and Esther Rheinbay at MIT Open 2014


MITNews Video: Ballroom Dancing at MIT

Check out this MITNews video about ballroom dancing at MIT, featuring the MIT Ballroom Dance Team and the MIT Ballroom Dance Club.


MITBDT Poses for the Camera

Highlights from a professional photo shoot have been posted on our facebook page! Check them out here.


MITBDT Goes to Nationals

Congratulations to MITBDT team members and alums for their outstanding results at the USA Dance National DanceSport Championships held last weekend in Baltimore!


STANDARD

Team Members (indicated in bold)
Ben Moss & Esther Rheinbay – Champ Standard Semi-Finalist

Alex Arazawa & Jing Wang – PreChamp Standard 1st Place

Alex Martynov & Julia Shen – Novice Standard 2nd Place

Alums (indicated in bold)

Arthur Lue & Sarah Wong – Champ Standard Semi-Finalist
Cloud Cray & Noelle Sun – Champ Standard Quarter-Finalist

Alexander Yates & Olga Yates – PreChamp Standard Semi-Finalist


SMOOTH

Alums (indicated in bold)
George Cometa & Bella Pindrus – Champ Smooth Semi-Finalist & PreChamp Smooth 3rd Place


LATIN

Team Members (indicated in bold)
Giorgio Gaglia & Patricia Hao – Novice Latin 6th Place

For photo highlights, visit our facebook page!