Why Choose Fred Astaire of Bardonia?

Fred Astaire Dance Studio of Rockland County is conveniently located in Bardonia, making dance lessons easy to get to and a great opportunity to make new friends and social acquaintances in your home area. We’re situated in Clarkstown, northeast of Nyack and northwest of West Nyack, south of New City and west of Valley Cottage.

This puts us in the middle of the Rockland County action and within easy driving distance for you. That makes it easy for you to take advantage of the experience of a lifetime in learning to dance and be at ease in social situations.

We offer private instruction that gives you the specialized and personalized attention necessary to look your best and do your best on the dance floor. We have group lessons as well, where you can meet other students and practice your techniques. And in our practice lessons you make everything you’ve learned come alive under the watchful eyes of our skilled and trained instructors, who know everything there is about the Fred Astaire Method.

Give the Gift of Dance, our gift certificates are a great way to introduce that special someone in your life to the world of Ballroom and Latin dancing. They are great for Holidays, Birthdays, Mother’s Day, Anniversaries, or simply just because!

  • Our special dance program includes 2, half hour private dance lessons, and one practice party for only $75! 

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No name is better known in dance than Fred Astaire. And no studio in the New York area can surpass the quality of our excellent professional staff. Our instructors are dedicated to teaching, but also have outstanding credentials in the world of competitive dance.

Meet a few of them and see how impressive their life’s work and passion is in every style of dance.

Victor Russu with Aviva Adler, Elaine Sheresky, and Danielle Koren; all World Champions.

Victor Russu with Elaine Sheresky, Danielle Koren and Aviva Adler; all World Champions.

 

Victor Russu has been associated with the Fred Astaire organization since 1998 and has been director of the Bardonia studio since 2001. Although he has coached many dancers to champion status, he still enjoys working with all types of dance students. Victor is noted for his ability to key in on students’ unique talents, enabling them to achieve their personal best.

As director of the studio, Victor oversees a highly qualified teaching staff that works with him to help all students reach their full potential. He is a board member of the prestigious National Dance Council of America.

Victor Russu and Elaine Sheresky

World Open Smooth Champions – 4 times.

US National Open Smooth Champions — 9 times.

US National Open Standard Champions – 2 times.

National Fred Astaire Open Smooth and Standard Champions  – 4 times.

Here is a look at  Victor Russu and Elaine Sheresky working their magic on the dance floor:

World Pro/Am American Smooth Championship-C:

 

Victor Russu and Daniella Koren

World Open Smooth Champions – 2 times

US National Rising Star Open Smooth Champions

Interview with Danielle Koren; NDCA World ProAm Champion B Smooth from Ohio Star Ball:

 

Victor Russu and Aviva Adler

World Closed Smooth Champions

World Rising Star Open Smooth Champions

 

Victor has assembled an outstanding staff with an array of awards to their credit. Check them out here: https://www.fredastaire.com/bardonia/staff/

Conveniently located, blessed with tremendous teaching talent, Fred Astaire Dance Studio of Rockland is the place for you to realize your life’s dream of learning to dance and developing confidence and flair on the dance floor.

Dance offers so many benefits – health, confidence, self-expression, a social outlet, relaxation and fun. We hold parties, outings and an opportunity for you to develop your creative side. Dancing is a great way to add excitement to your life. Although learning to dance takes concentration and dedication, you will be constantly surrounded by artistic, cheerful people from the Rockland area who make learning a pleasurable and rewarding experience. So join us and have some fun!

Give the Gift of Dance, our gift certificates are a great way to introduce that special someone in your life to the world of Ballroom and Latin dancing. They are great for Holidays, Birthdays, Mother’s Day, Anniversaries, or simply just because!

  • Our special dance program includes 2, half hour private dance lessons, and one practice party for only $75! 



  • We also offer gift certificates for $100, $200 and $300!

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