The Ohio Star Ball began as a one day
showcase over 30 years ago, under the direction of
Sam Sodano. With equal amounts of creativity, courage and perseverance, Sam has developed this Championship into the largest Pro/Am competition in the world today.
Things You Need to Know for
Entry Forms Online!!!
Entries are due by Oct. 7th, 2015. Please
visit the Registration page on the web
site to download entry forms.
Mail entries & packages with payment in full by money order or cashier’s check in US currency made payable to: “Sam Sodano”
Ohio Star Ball
P.O. Box 14442
Columbus, Ohio 43214
Did you get your registration confirmation? If not, please contact us using info below. If you need any assistance at all, please call or send email.
Phone (primary): (614)-848-7827
Phone (alternate): (614)-940-8668
Book Your Hotel Room!
If you are not on one of our packages,
you may book your own hotel reservations
(see Local Guide page on web site),
or you may call our
Hotel Room Reservation Hotline at:
We will need to know your credit card information, arrival/departure dates, and whether you want Single or Double occupancy.
The Ohio Star Ball is the Event
that Brings It All Together!!!
The Best of the Best
It’s a focused format of fun, excitement and recognition, where participants have the opportunity on improving their dancing in a specific division and the winners have the chance to represent one of 30 competitions at the Grand Finale in Ohio.
The World Pro/Am Dance Sport
Team Match Qualifier:
The World Pro/Am Dance Sport Team Match will be comprised of students dancing with their teachers competing against similar teams from around the world to see who will walk away with the title.
Fordney Foundation Junior/Youth Dancesport Series – Dance competitions that feature the World Pro Am Dancesport Series will also feature this series and will allow junior and youth dancesport competitors to accumulate points for ranking beginning and ending with the Ohio Star Ball each November.
Juvenile, Junior, Youth Championship
U.S. National Collegiate Championships
This event features more than 850 competitors within the Hyatt Regency Battelle Grand Ballroom and the Greater Columbus Convention Center. Come see some of the best collegiate and youth amateur dancesport competitors in the US and Canada do their thing at this year’s event.
In addition to the previously mentioned events,
the Ohio Star Ball is also hosting:
The Global Dancesport Series
The Dancers Cup Tour
The United States
As you can see, the Ohio Star Ball is
the event that brings it all together!