Why Dance With Us?

What Makes Fred Astaire Dance Studios in Apex Special?

From wedding instruction, a new hobby or way to connect with your partner, improving your social life, physical and emotional health, or taking your dance skills to the next level, dancing with us will result in faster learning, higher levels of achievement – and lots of smiles. So, why should you choose Fred Astaire Dance Studios?

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Ballroom Dance Lessons

Because an atmosphere of kindness, warmth and inspiration awaits you at Fred Astaire Dance Studios in Apex NC!
It’s what our clients tell us they notice from the first time they step inside – a friendly energy, and a sense of “FADS community” that is welcoming, 100% non-judgmental, and truly joyful! Our passion is helping to enrich lives – physically, mentally, emotionally and socially – through the positive, transforming power of dance.

Because ballroom dance lessons should always be FUN!

The teaching philosophy at our studio is simple and straightforward. We work with students of all ages and abilities, and our friendly and inspirational atmosphere will help make your journey a reality. There are thousands of reasons why people start lessons – and once we show you how much fun ballroom dancing can be, we know you’ll want to keep coming back!

Because ballroom dance has so many benefits!
Ballroom dancing is a perfect combination of physical activity, social interaction and mental stimulation – and it can bring so much to your life. It’s a great workout; has documented physical and mental health benefits; can enhance your social life and self-confidence; reduces stress and depression; promotes relaxation; is a wonderful outlet for self-expression and creativity; and it’s FUN!! With all these reasons to start dancing – we challenge you to find a good reason NOT to.

Because our curriculum helps you learn faster, and achieve more!
Our proven program of Private Lessons, Group Lessons and Practice Parties ensures that you learn as much as possible, in the shortest amount of time, with the most retention, and the most FUN. In fact, you’ll be on your way to confident dancing by the end of your very first lesson! Our repertoire covers the full range of ballroom styles – American, Latin, International Style, Ballroom Style, even Exhibition and Theater Arts for both social and competitive dancers.

Wedding Lessons

Because of our talented, professional Dance Instructors!
Our Instructors are gifted educators who hail from all over the world, and truly love what they do. Many have Fine Arts degrees and are actively-competing, award-winning professional dancers. Our Instructors all complete the rigorous work required to become certified in the Fred Astaire Curriculum – which presents the building blocks of partner routine in the way that people naturally learn. Our curriculum, coupled with our Instructors’ compassion, energy and kindness will help ensure you get the most from your lessons.

Because of our exciting events & competitions!
Our studio in Apex NC offers a variety of fun local events to make your experience exciting and rewarding. Guest Parties, Showcases, Spotlights, Community Outreach Events, special Coaching Sessions and off-site Group Outings encourage social interaction and help you apply what you’re learning. Be sure to check out our Facebook and Instagram for information about upcoming events and to connect with the community. Plus, our branded Regional, National and International Pro-Am and Professional Dance Competitions give you inspiring opportunities to compete, travel and hone your dancing skills in supportive and exciting environments.

Because of our money-saving Intro Offer!

Take advantage of our special introductory offer just for new students, and take the first step towards realizing your goals. Simply submit the Info Form on this website, and we’ll be in touch with exciting details about our program options and a special discount just for new students (which is sure to get you dancing!). Stop in & share your goals with us, and we’ll help you get there!

We look forward to seeing you soon.