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Dance Lessons Make The Perfect Mother’s Day Gift!

April 25, 2018

Mother’s Day is right around the corner and it’s time to start thinking about getting Mom a gift to show your appreciation for everything she’s done for you. Flowers and candy are nice, but you can do better than that. Why not get your Mom a gift that is unique and thoughtful: Dance lessons from […]

Heat Up Your Valentines Day (or night)

January 29, 2018

On Valentines Day, Ballroom Dancing makes an extra special date for that extra special someone. Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and if you’re like me. You’re probably still looking for something romantic to do with your significant other. If you’re tired of the old stand by of a swanky dinner or a movie. […]

Mom’s are AWESOME!

April 18, 2017

The History of Mother’s Day Is Almost As Cool As The Big Day Itself! Mother’s Day is a time of commemoration and celebration for your #1 lady. It is a time of breakfast in bed, family gatherings, and crayon scribbled “I Love You’s.” Moms’ sacrifices for their kids are endless and the love they share […]

Valentine’s Day and Ballroom Dancing (Sounds Steamy!)

January 23, 2017

With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, many couples are looking for a great date night. How does Ballroom Dancing keep the sparks flying? Compared to other popular date ideas, Ballroom Dance lessons encourage you to hold your partner and look into their eyes for starters. We can even teach you to be sexy! Believe […]

Ballroom Dancing: A Resolution You Can Stick With

January 9, 2017

So many New Years come and go. So many times we make a resolution to get in shape, eat healthier or enjoy life more. Usually about 2 weeks into January, life starts to get real and our heart felt passionate resolution gets put on the back burner for reality. Is there any superhuman who can […]

Tis’ the Season to Celebrate, Let’s Celebrate with DANCE!

December 7, 2016

When we think of celebration what comes to mind is good company, and fun times. Through all of our reasons to celebrate, dancing elevates the mood of the room and our hearts. Whether it’s at a wedding or a New Years party dancing and music can change an atmosphere from awkward to joyous in a […]

Enough With The Stuff!

When you need to find the perfect gift and a toaster oven just won’t do. With the best intentions we’ve all been on the giving or receiving end of a really bad gift. This year, let’s think outside the box. A gift of dance lessons at your local Fred Astaire Dance Studio is a great […]

Fred Astaire Dance Studio’s Holiday Gift Buying Guide

November 24, 2016

Shopping can be fun, but it can also be stressful, how do you know that you’re getting the right gift? Every year we wrack our brains to find the most amazing gift for someone special. So to help you out we’ve compiled a list of the most trendsetting, hip and useful gifts that will be […]

Valentine’s Day – Put Some Rhythm In Your Love

February 10, 2016

Valentine’s Day and the weeks preceding it certainly lead to thoughts of love, romance and togetherness. The dance most frequently associated with passion and flair is the tango and it is a wonderful dance to learn with your favorite partner because of the closeness it engenders. The music and the closeness create a partnership on […]

National Blog Posts

Kick off the New Year on the Right Foot

January 1, 2019

Shortly after the guilt of a gluttonous December sets in, we’re all ready to hit the “restart” button on our health. However. did you know that an estimated 80 percent of the New Year’s resolutions crowd drops their gym membership by the second week of February?* That’s why more and more people are getting their fitness […]

Combat the Stress of the Holidays Through Dance!

December 15, 2018

There’s shopping to be done. And baking. And cleaning. And decorating. And runs to the airport. The job. The kids. The guests from out of town. Whew. Exhausting, isn’t it? And stressful. You can feel it as you grab the steering wheel of your car in a death grip. As the lines in stores grow […]

3 Ways Dad Will Benefit From Dance Lessons

June 1, 2018

What do we get dear old Dad on Father’s Day? This is a dilemma for many. A tie? Been there. A polo shirt? Done that. Baseball cap? Yes, about three years ago. Let’s think about giving Pop something he can not only use and enjoy now, but also well into the future (no, we are not […]

Dance Into The New Year With Fred Astaire Dance Studios!

January 3, 2018

We all look forward to the New Year as a time for a fresh start, a change of habits, a clean slate. We make resolutions. Oh, brother. We make resolutions. Usually they involve losing weight, getting in better shape, doing something for our health and mental outlook. Fred Astaire Dance Studios is the perfect place […]

Fun and Practical Gift Ideas for Dancers

December 15, 2017

Holiday gift giving provides a special enjoyment for both the giver and receiver. Choosing something that can be well-used and appreciated by the recipient leaves us cheerful; being on the receiving end of gifts we can cherish warms our hearts. For Fred Astaire Dance Studio students, options are many when considering holiday gifts for friends […]