Meet The Owners: Rick & Vanina Soppa

“Our goal is to create a massive dance community that feels like one big family. We can’t wait to welcome you into our home away from home!” – Rick and Vanina Soppa.

Rick and Vanina Soppa together have a combined experience of over 32 years teaching and managing with Fred Astaire Dance Studios. Their professional titles include 2006 Fred Astaire National Rising Star Rhythm Champions and 2008 Wisconsin State Rising Star Rhythm Champions. Vanina spent many years managing one of the top FADS Franchises in the country, while Rick, as a Top National Instructor, trained numerous top national student competitors before opening their own Greenfield location in January 2011. “We love to provide a fun, friendly, family atmosphere where anyone can learn to dance.”