Save the dates for our current and upcoming events!
** Update as of May 26th: We are happy to announce that we now offer both in-person and virtual private and group lessons! Contact the studio for more information **
To find out more about Studio, Regional and National Events you see on our calendar below, visit our Events Page by clicking here!
Interested in more information about our Guest Coaches this month, visit our Guest Coaches page by clicking here!
Virtual Group Class Descriptions
Merenguito – Mr. Sergio Sanchez
Learn exciting approaches and techniques along with fun new material to implement into your Merengue, and get an awesome cardio workout while you do it!! Other dances featured include: Salsa and Bachata.
Line Dance Party Prep – Mr. Alexander Zarek
This group class will go over some of the line dances that will appear at our Thursday night virtual parties so that you will have a head start on the material! The line dances and music selections will change from week to week.
Peabody – Mr. Arthur Sigmund
This class is sure to have you up and moving as you enjoy this old, brisk, ragtime dance. Join Mr. Sigmund as he brings your tempo up!
Contemporary – Mr. Ernesto Olivas
This class will be a crash course on the currently popular ‘contemporary’ style of dance. In a nutshell, it will combine a mixture of jazz and ballet to produce this popular fusion. The freedom, flexibility, and musical interpretation that you gain from dancing contemporary will help you add new dimension to your ballroom dance education.
Stretching – Ms. Jade Augustain
This class is for anyone looking to increase flexibility and range of motion. These stretches will target the legs, hips, shoulders, and back, while also focusing on the muscles for balance.
Latin – Mr. Oleksandr Kozhukhar
Come and experience an introduction to the basic fundamentals and characteristics of the five Latin dances – Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba, Paso Doble, and Jive. We will cover basic characteristics of the dances, footwork, body actions, timing, and more! No Latin experience required.
How to Make a TikTok – Ms. Alexis Beetz
Interested in learning how to create a video for one of the most popular social media platforms in the world? Now’s your chance! Join Ms. Alexis Beetz for some cool moves, great tips and exciting ideas!
Dance Smart – Mr. Slash Sharan
This class presents an academic and mental approach to Ballroom Dancing. Learn little tricks and tips to help you become a better dancer…quicker!
Social Club Dances for All Levels – Mr. Dana James
You know those moves – the ones that teachers seem to lead at the parties but don’t always (or never) get to on lessons? That is because there is no box to check off once it has been taught. Learn some simple variations on Fred Astaire Dance Studio patterns or just personal favorites that were never on a program to begin with. Classes do not build week to week, so feel free to pop in anytime without fear that you have missed any material. Typically geared toward: Push Pull, Salsa, Cha Cha, or Swing – but you never know when a Rumba or Foxtrot variation will slide in to become your new favorite step.
Easy Conditioning Through Ballet – Ms. Rebecca Vincitore
This is the class that kicks you into shape with easy body movements. No gym? No problem! Please have a mat for moments on the floor and enough space to march in place! This is going to awaken your entire body by the end of this practice and supplement the process to get you back on track with your dancing!
Body Coordination – Mr. Brandon Romero
Learn how to produce the same amazing grace, power, and precision of Professional Dancers through simple exercises. By exploring the use of your bones and joints, develop the relationship between different parts of your body to grasp fundamental dance principles.
Ballet Barre – Ms. Rachel Sayotovich
Learn the fundamentals of ballet barre work as it applies to our ballroom dancing with a partner! We will explore different ballet moves and exercises to isolate and control certain muscles groups to create aesthetically beautiful lines. No ballet experience required.
Elements of Dance – Mr. Daniel Skyler
In this class Mr. Daniel Skyler will be breaking down the fundamentals of ballroom dancing – lead and follow, underarm turns, twinkles, rock steps and so much more!
Living Room Broadway – Mr. Arthur Sigmund
Turn your living room into the big stage with bright lights with Broadway night! Every week we will be learning a different show number from different musicals from the actual Broadway shows!!! All the choreography is adapted to fit in the comfort of your living room! We will work on how to learn choreography quickly and effectively as well as getting a great work out! Come join us for numbers from shows like Hamilton, Aladdin, Hairspray and more!
Arm Styling – Ms. Sasha Kharchenko
This class will teach you how to coordinate your body movement with your arms in rhythm and smooth styles of dancing. You will have a better understanding of different arm positions and make you feel confident about your styling!
Salsa Shine Patterns – Mr. Brandon Romero
Salsa Shine patterns are designed to be danced by yourself as a presentation of individual dance skill outside of the partner dance interaction. The focus of the dancer is on them self by using a combination of turns, syncopations, and body rhythms.
Bachata – Ms. Jade Augustain
An introduction to the romantic Dominican Republic dance bachata! Come and learn the basic movements and patterns of this spicy Latin dance.
West Coast Glide – Mr. Matthew Payne
Learn to dance the West Coast Swing, making it look and feel like modern West Coast is today – smooth walking on a cloud. Dancing the style and compression of West Coast, while adding whip quality and playfulness that comes from this incredible dance.
40/40/40 – Mr. Slash Sharan
Experience a buffet of 40 unique rhythms in 40 dances from around the world in 40 minutes. No partner or dance experience required. (But water and a towel would be highly recommended)
Dance Workout – Ms. Sasha Kharchenko
Why Dance Workout you ask? You do not need a gym membership; you do not need any equipment! You can get in shape in your own living room and have fun doing it!
Do the Hustle! – Mr. Matthew Payne
Dance the Hustle while talking about different styles and moves too! Take your swing to everyday in every way. Focus on making it about the moving, twisting and wrapping that is hustle at its finest. Come join the Beat and Do the Hustle!
Athleticism & Artistry – Ms. Megan Strong
Dance is the perfect blend of exercise and creativity! Learn how to use your body efficiently to build athleticism in your movement as well as how to create art with your body while you move!
Basic Rhythm Body Actions – Mr. Dana James
American Rhythm Body Action, Muscular Isolations and Techniques
Dancing is such great exercise because of all the small muscle groups that need to engage to produce good techniques and coordination. This class is meant for most any dancer whether just learning the techniques or wanting to condition some of those hard to access muscles. You’ll not only gain (or regain) an awareness of those muscles that we don’t seem to use for anything but dancing, but also come away with small exercises to fine tune and condition them so they stop hurting every time you rediscover them.