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Star choreographer comes to Richmond

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Dancing With the Stars' Louis Van Amstel was at Steve Nash Fitness Club in Richmond on Monday, showing off the moves that have made the dance professional a household name.
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Star dancer and choreographer Louis Van Amstel, best known for his headline work on the ABC TV show Dancing with the Stars, was in Richmond on Monday where he danced with members of the Steve Nash Sports Club.

He was on hand to perform his LaBlast class, help raise awareness about the current fitness club toys and food drive benefitting the Salvation Army.

LaBlast is billed as an "innovative partner-free dance fitness program" created by Van Amstel, and which incorporates several types of dance, including the Cha Cha Cha, Disco, Jive, Lindy Hop, Merengue, Paso Doble, Quick Step, Salsa and Samba. It is designed for all levels from beginners to experienced dancers.

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