Fred Astaire Quad Cities – Because you deserve the best!
53rd & Elmore, next to DXL Men’s Apparel, Arby’s & Starbucks
No experience or partner required.
Lessons for beginners, intermediate and advanced dancers.
Wedding dance lessons too!
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Great exercise. Meet new people. Have fun!
Find out how easy it is to learn to dance using the legendary Fred Astaire system.
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Exclusive Online Special Offer Group Lessons Only – Only $15.00 Per Lesson!
The Fine Print: Lessons are per person, not for wedding lessons, may not be combined with any other offers.
45 minute lessons
No partner required
No experience required
One lesson for one person or two lessons for a couple per group lesson
No appointment necessary
Packages of 10 lessons
Levels offered: Beginner, Intermediate (Foundation), Advanced (Bronze), Advanced+ (Advanced Bronze & Silver Wednesdays 7:45PM)
May use these for our TGIF Practice Dance Parties (Thank God It’s Fred Astaire) Friday nights 8:30PM – 9:30PM. Professional instructors are available to dance with you to help you get started, learn and have fun
See our complete Group Lesson schedule HERE
So, you think you can dance? So do we.
So, you think you can’t dance? We think you can. Either way, you will have lots of fun with us as we help you reach your dancing goals.
Fred Astaire Quad Cities dance studio provides dance lessons for social and competitive dancers. We teach beginners through professionals. Our students range in age from 6 to 97 years of age. And, what is really nice, the steps that you learn at our location are the exact same steps at other Fred Astaire locations around the world. So if you move, we’ll help you find another Fred Astaire Dance Studio so you can pick up where you left off here!
We offer private dance lessons, group lessons or private group lessons, dance practices, dance parties, showcases, competitions and more in Ballroom, Latin, Swing, Salsa, Waltz, Foxtrot, Tango, Viennese Waltz, Cha Cha, Rumba, Bolero, Mambo, Samba, Merengue, Night Club 2 Step, Hustle, West Coast Swing and many more.
GETTING MARRIED? We’re the wedding dance experts! We offer wedding dance lessons for the bride, groom and those in your wedding. Do you want to do a wedding first dance at your wedding? Click HERE for special rates. Click HERE to see what we can do for you.
IT’S MORE FUN WITH A GROUP!
Gather 10 of your friends, come as a group and save 40%!
Call us today to find out more.
We offer dance lessons for the Quad City Area and beyond:
Davenport, Iowa; Bettendorf, Iowa; Iowa City, Iowa; Cedar Rapids, Iowa; Burlington, Iowa; Dubuque, Iowa; Des Moines, Iowa; Muscatine, Iowa; Waterloo Iowa; Cedar Falls, Iowa; Moline, Illinois; Rock Island, Illinois; East Moline, Illinois; Geneseo, Illinois; Galesburg, Illinois; Galena, Illinois; Peoria, Illinois; Rockford, Illinois and beyond.
Let Fred Astaire Quad Cities create for you the most beautiful combination of art and sport and…… where quality ballroom dancing never goes out of style!
About Fred Astaire Dance Studios
Our company began when Mr. Fred Astaire co-founded a chain of dance studios under his name, to make sure that his dance techniques could be preserved and passed onto the public… and on March 7th, 1947, the first Fred Astaire Dance Studio opened, at 487 Park Avenue in New York City. Since then, our network of worldwide dance studios has produced a wealth of amateur and professional dancers, who are the living embodiment of Fred Astaire’s style and grace. And since 1947, we have had the honor & privilege of improving the lives of our students, staff and everyone who is associated with our company, through the joy of lifelong dancing!
Ballroom Dance Lessons Should 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 help them realize their ballroom dancing goals in a friendly and inspirational atmosphere. Whether you are interested in wedding dance instruction, are looking for a new hobby or way to connect with your partner, want to improve your social life, or are taking your dancing skills to the next level, Fred Astaire’s teaching method will result in faster learning rates and higher levels of achievement – regardless of your physical attributes or comprehension. And at Fred Astaire Dance Studios, you’ll always find a warm and welcoming community that will inspire you to reach new heights, feel and look confident, and have fun doing it!
Learn Faster, Achieve More
Our proven dance curriculum includes a tiered program of regularly-scheduled Private Lessons, plus Group Lessons and Practice Parties to ensure that you learn as much as possible, in the shortest amount of time, with the most retention, and the most FUN! Our dance instructors’ repertoire covers the full range of ballroom dances – American, Latin, International Style, Ballroom Style, even Exhibition and Theater Arts dances. Created for both social & competitive dancers, our proprietary dance instruction program ensures you’ll be on your way to confident dancing by the end of your very first lesson! Click here for more information and to find a Fred Astaire Dance Studio near you.
Track Your Progress
The Fred Astaire Trophy System is an easy way for you to track your progress & stay motivated, while you enjoy dancing. Our Beginner and Social Foundation Programs teach newer students the step patterns and techniques needed to move around the dance floor. Students then move on to Bronze, which will enable you to comfortably and confidently dance on any sized dance floor, to any music, with any partner. From there, you can hone your skills and talents within the Silver level, and then all the way to the Gold!
Our Talented Dance Instructors
Fred Astaire Dance Studio instructors are gifted dance educators who hail from all over the world. Many have Fine Arts degrees and are actively-competing, award-winning professional dancers. Our dance instructors complete the rigorous work required to become certified in the Fred Astaire Curriculum, a teaching method that not only teaches the mechanics of partner dancing, but also presents the building blocks of how people ABSORB and RETAIN information. This program ensures a consistent, high-level of dance instruction because it teaches in a way that people naturally learn! Our proprietary dance curriculum is also continuously reviewed by world-famous former dance champions and registered judges on the Fred Astaire National Dance Board, to ensure only the finest, most up-to-date programs for our students.
Exciting Events & Dance 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.
Fred Astaire Dance Store
Each Fred Astaire Franchised Dance Studio features an in-studio and online Dance Store, where you can purchase branded products (such as dance shoes, practice wear and more) to keep you looking and feeling your best, on and off the dance floor.
Get Started Today, with a Fred Astaire Dance Studio Intro Offer!
Take advantage of the special introductory offer at your local Fred Astaire Dance Studio, and take the first step towards realizing your ballroom dance goals! Click here to find a location near you – and we’ll look forward to seeing you on the dance floor.