Category: Dance Competitions

Helpful Tips to Achieve Perfect Ballroom Competition Hair!

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There are three key components that make up a dance competition; the dancing, the audience, and the dancers themselves. Can you guess what the first thing is that the audience notices? That’s right, the dancer’s appearance – their costume, hair, and makeup to be specific. A dancers outfit, hair, and makeup play a big part...

Dancing With Our Fred Astaire Stars!

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Dancing is a collaborative activity, but a little competition is never a bad thing. Keeps us on our toes, so to speak. We are having a “Dancing with the Fred Astaire Stars” Competition starting on Thursday, March 22. It’s a four-week series where the students who sign up will perform a short demonstration and get...

Fred Astaire New Jersey Regional Showcase Is Here!

Fast reminder here, as we’ve all been so busy with back-to-school, busy lives and (of course) our dance lessons at Fred Astaire Dance Studio of Montville. We’ve got our Fred Astaire New Jersey Regional Showcase rapidly approaching on Saturday, Sept. 16.  It is A Tribute to America. The show starts at 6:30 p.m. at the...

Don’t Miss Our Next Summer Showcase!

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We dance for fun and we dance for pleasure, but we also dance with a purpose. Improving our skills on the dance floor is always a challenge, and we do like to show our peers, our friends and our family exactly what we have been able to achieve through our diligence and passion for excellence...

Metropolitan Dancesport Championships 2016

Competitions are a regular part of the vast majority of Fred Astaire Dance Studios yearly calendars and we are no different. At National or Regional Competitions, students meet, mingle and compete with other student dancers in order to take home a Bronze, Silver or Gold Award. Our Regional Competition coming up: It’s the Metropolitan Dancesport...

Cheer us on This Weekend!

You know dancing is fun and pleasurable, but that doesn’t mean we can’t have a little bit of competition as well. Our own Shane Mallon and Alyssa Rodriguez will be dancing at the 2015 Northeast Dancesport Championships and we know they would love your support. This is a weekend long event beginning Friday, Nov. 13...

Our Team Heads to National Cross-Country Dancesport Championships

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The Fred Astaire Dance Studio of Montville, New Jersey could not be prouder of its high-achieving students. Heading off to take part in the National Cross-Country Dancesport Championships from Tuesday, April 7 through Friday, April 10, are three of our very own – Mimi Feliciano, Eddie Feliciano, and Veronica Maoli. We’re so proud of them,...