Improve your dancing! Coaching with Charlie Penatello

Improve your dancing with a personal coaching session!
Improve your dancing coaching with Charlie Penatello

Improve your dancing in a coaching with Charlie Penatello!

FADS NJ’s 2016 Showcase of Stars is just around the corner!  Is your routine as polished as it could be?

Never fear, for Charlie is coming here to help you improve your dancing!  Charlie Penatello is our beloved regional director who manages all of the Fred Astaire studios in New Jersey.  He’s an accomplished dancer. He’s loads of fun to work with.  And he can infuse your dance routine with a little extra jazz and a bit of polish to make sure you shine on stage on September 17th.

Charlie is fantastic with show routines, but he’s also got a knack for making you feel like a million bucks on the dance floor!  Complicated technical details of dancing you once struggled with will be simplified and made easy with Charlie’s help.  Whether in a national competition or on our Thursday night social dance floor, Charlie will make you look and feel your best.

Space is limited! If you’d like to schedule a session with this FADS NJ legend, be sure to talk to your teacher now!


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About Charles Penatello:
Charlie and Jeannie Penatello are well-known for their larger than life personalities on the dance floor and are the current Directors of the Fred Astaire New Jersey Region. As a Fred Astaire National American Style Champion, Charlie excels in both American Smooth and American Rhythm. Charlie & Jeannie were undefeated in the following American Style Smooth and Rhythm Championships from 1982-1984:

  • Canadian La Classique Championships
  • Texas Challenge Championships
  • Fred Astaire National Championships
  • Midwest United States Championships
  • Virginia State Championships
  • Ohio Star Ball Championships
  • United States Dance Ballroom Championships
  • United States World America’s Cup Championship(held at the Felt
  • Forum in Madison Square Garden, where they retired from competition)

Presently, Charles and Jean are world adjudicators, New Jersey Area Directors and Stockholders of the Fred Astaire Organization.