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New Student Special

2 Private Lessons & 1 Group Class - Only $60 ($210 Value)

Expires: 06/30/2023

Fred Astaire Dance Studios

New Student Special

Dance for the Fun Of It!

Take the first step on your dance journey today, and discover a new world of joy, confidence, health, energy and fun!

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From a simple First Dance to YouTube-worthy routines for the entire wedding party, we can help you make your Wedding Day even more special!

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Benefits of Dance

Ballroom dancing is that perfect combination of physical activity, social interaction, and mental stimulation, it can bring so much to your life – and it’s FUN!!

With all these reasons to start dancing – we challenge you to find a good reason NOT to dance.

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Why Fred Astaire Dance Studios in Durham?

An atmosphere of kindness, warmth and fun awaits you at every Fred Astaire Dance Studio! It’s what our students tell us they notice from the first time they step inside – an energy and sense of “FADS community” that is 100% welcoming, non-judgmental, and truly joyful!

Since 1947, our passion is helping to enrich lives – physically, mentally, emotionally and socially – through the positive, transforming power of dance. There are thousands of reasons why people start dance lessons… and once we show you how much fun ballroom dancing can be, we know you’ll want to keep coming back. From wedding dance instruction, a new hobby or way to connect with your partner, physical and emotional health, improving your social life…

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Upcoming Events

Explore exciting National, (NEW!) Inter-Regional, & Regional Fred Astaire Dance Studio Dance Competitions, plus local Showcases, Spotlights, Dance Parties, Coaching Sessions, Charitable Events and more.

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Our Durham dance studio offers a wide range of dance classes and lessons for all skill levels. All types of dancers are welcome with or without a partner. The best part about all our dance classes and lessons, is that they are taught by our certified dance instructors who will make you feel comfortable on any dance floor and with any dance.

Fred Astaire Dance Studio in Durham is extremely proud to offer the best quality of instruction in:

Ballroom Dancing Classes & Lessons such as the Foxtrot, Waltz, Tango, Viennese Waltz, and more!
Latin-American Dance Classes & Lessons like Salsa, Cha Cha, Rumba, Samba, Paso Doble, and Jive
Wedding Dance Lessons
Popular Swing Dances and Nightclub dance favorites such as  Merengue, Hustle, West Coast Swing, and East Coast Swing

Don’t put it off for another moment – Check out our introductory special then contact us to schedule your first lesson today!


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