Why Dance With Us?
What Makes Fred Astaire Dance Studios Special?
Welcome to Fred Astaire Dance Studios of Milwaukee, WI! You were born to dance. We can help! Dancing is as old as memory. It is as new today. Dancing is in everyone. And it’s certainly inside of you. Dance to get fit. Dance for sport. Dance to play, to seduce, to celebrate a new life together, or to simply remember what a life together feels like. Dance to look in to each other’s eyes. Dance to look inside yourself…and love what you see. You can dance, you just have to take the first step. When you are ready to dance, come to America’s most trusted dance studio in the Milwaukee area – Fred Astaire Dance Studio of Milwaukee! Here, we offer a full range of Ballroom and Latin dance lessons for all skill levels, with or without a partner. Our nationally certified instructors make learning to dance fun, friendly, full of information and easy.
Our Milwaukee Studio is proud to offer the best quality of instruction in Wedding Dance Lessons, Popular Social and Nightclub Dance Favorites (Salsa, Merengue, Hustle, Swing), Ballroom Dancing Lessons (Foxtrot, Waltz, Tango, Viennese Waltz, and more!), Latin-American Dance Lessons (Cha Cha, Rumba, Samba, Paso Doble, and Jive), and Competitive Dance. You will find everything from Private Lessons and Group Classes, to Social Dance Parties and Events – located all under one roof. The moment you step inside our Brookfield dance studio, you will quickly realize why we are steps above the rest. Our studio is designed for dancing, for learning, for meeting and partying in a chic and contemporary atmosphere. Our beautiful, modern space, from surface to ceiling, provides inspiration to dance your best. We enjoy being part of the downtown Milwaukee and Historic Third Ward community, as we serve many neighboring communities including Shorewood, Bay View, Milwaukee, Whitefish Bay, and more! Contact us today!
Because an atmosphere of kindness, warmth and inspiration awaits you at every Fred Astaire Dance Studio!
It’s what our clients tell us they notice from the first time they step inside – a friendly energy, and a sense of “FADS community” that is welcoming, 100% non-judgmental, and truly joyful! Our passion is helping to enrich lives – physically, mentally, emotionally and socially – through the positive, transforming power of dance.
Because ballroom dance lessons should always be FUN!
The teaching philosophy at every Fred Astaire Dance studio is simple and straightforward: learning how to ballroom dance is always fun! We work with students of all ages and abilities, and our friendly and inspirational atmosphere will help make your ballroom dance journey a reality. 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!
Because ballroom dance has so many benefits!
Ballroom dancing is a perfect combination of physical activity, social interaction and mental stimulation – and it can bring so much to your life. It’s a great workout; has documented physical and mental health benefits; can enhance your social life and self-confidence; reduces stress and depression; promotes relaxation; is a wonderful outlet for self-expression and creativity; and it’s FUN!! With all these reasons to start dancing – we challenge you to find a good reason NOT to.
Because our ballroom dance curriculum helps you learn faster, and achieve more!
Fred Astaire Dance Studios’ proven program of Private Lessons, Group Lessons and Practice Parties ensures that you learn as much as possible, in the shortest amount of time, with the most retention, and the most FUN. In fact, you’ll be on your way to confident dancing by the end of your very first lesson! Our repertoire covers the full range of ballroom dances – American, Latin, International Style, Ballroom Style, even Exhibition and Theater Arts dances, for both social and competitive dancers.
Because of our talented, professional Dance Instructors!
Fred Astaire Dance Studio Instructors are gifted dance educators who hail from all over the world, and truly love what they do. Many have Fine Arts degrees and are actively-competing, award-winning professional dancers. Our Dance Instructors all complete the rigorous work required to become certified in the Fred Astaire Curriculum – which presents the building blocks of partner dance in the way that people naturally learn. Our dance curriculum, coupled with our Instructors’ compassion, energy and kindness will help ensure you get the most from your dance lessons.
Because of our exciting ballroom dance events & competitions!
Fred Astaire Dance Studios offer a variety of fun local events to make your dance experience exciting and rewarding. Guest Parties, Showcases, Spotlights, Community Outreach Events, special Coaching Sessions and off-site Group Outings encourage social interaction and help you apply what you’re learning. And our branded Regional, National and International Pro-Am and Professional Dance Competitions give you inspiring opportunities to compete, travel and hone your dancing skills in supportive and exciting environments.
Because of our money-saving Intro Offer!
Take advantage of our special introductory offer just for new students, and take the first step towards realizing your ballroom dance goals. Simply submit the Info Form on this website, and we’ll be in touch with exciting details about our program options and a special discount just for new students (which is sure to get you dancing!). Stop in & share your dance goals with us, and we’ll help you get there!
We look forward to seeing you on the dance floor soon.