Staying Young

This FADS Student’s Story Is 1,000 Lessons Long…

November 6, 2014

(And that just might be the number of times Marilyn Clasen passed the sign, too…) …the one in her neighborhood, that said “Fred Astaire Franchised Dance Studio” — before she went in. Once she did, she no longer felt like ‘just another stranger from Cleveland’. She was soon immersed in a new, healthy, exciting, favorite […]

Time Has Made Her Who She Is

October 3, 2014

If you flipped through the June 2014 issue of Oprah Winfrey’s O Magazine , you might have recognized a familiar face. Perhaps you remember Tao Porchon-Lynch from one of Fred Astaire Dance Studios’ National Dance Competitions, or if you’re a member of the FADS Hartsdale NY family, you might even know this amazing woman first-hand. […]

The Story of a CCDC Newcomer

September 28, 2014

Many of our new students soon find that they want more out of ballroom dancing than just a hobby. They begin to really challenge themselves as they work more consistently and passionately on their lessons. Some of them, like Wendy Walcott (FADS Milwaukee, Wisconsin) will even aim for “the stars”, discovering that a sparkling path […]