REDUCE YOUR LEARNING CURVE! - For the advancing player

Join Mark Bumgardner who is teaching the following lessons:

Help Suit and Short Suit Game Tries- Thursday, November 17.
Help suit and short suit game tries are designed to help you identify when you have well fitting hands and can bid game on less than normal game values. Learn how to use both methods to bid more games and stay out of game when you have poor fitting hands.


The Overall Bridge Player Series - Practice Hands to Improve Your All Around Game - Thursday, November 10

This will be an ongoing class on a variety of topics.

  • PLAY: Play topics will include; Hand Evaluation, Identifying Winners & Losers, Developing Long Suits, Trumping Losers, Avoiding Dangerous Opponents, Hold Up Plays, Simple Endplays, Counting and much more.
  • DEFENSE: Defensive techniques will include; Suit Preference, Counting and Attitude Signals and Basic Uppercut Techniques.
  • BIDDING: You will obtain expert tips on bidding to include; hand evaluation, cuebidding, game tries, control showing bids, stopper bids and much more.

Specific hands will be provided to illustrate the above points. After each hand, the bidding and pertinent play aspects will be discussed and you will be provided a printout of the hands and analysis. This is a great way to improve all aspects of your game and take it to the next level.


Please call Mark at 214-223-5219 or email at to sign up.

All lessons are 4:30 - 6:30 PM Cost is $25 per person


Bridge Lessons by DORSEY begin September 12

Dorsey is starting new bridge classes….Are you ready? Think about how much enjoyment you can have improving your game or even learning to play bridge correctly. Learn while playing and have fun doing it at Dorsey’s Bridge Studio.

  • Intermediate Play of the Hand: 9:30 AM
  • Basic Bidding and Play: 1:00 PM

If you’ve been playing bridge for years - or weeks - and want to improve your game, do yourself a favor and sign up today.

If you’re not excited about improving your bridge game after your first lesson – that day is FREE!!!
Come and join us …. We would love to have the opportunity to lead you forward with this adventure!!