Why should I take ballroom dance lessons?
Ballroom dancing will change your life. You will build better confidence, posture, and better body awareness. We only get one body, so why not take care of it the best that you can? Learning is important no matter what stage of life you are in, and learning the language of dance is one of the most rewarding things you can do for yourself. You will be able to take it with you everywhere you go, and use it as a means of communication anywhere in the world! Dance is the international language, and even when words fail us, dance never will. You will be able to use this language in any country in Europe, and South America, or any state in the U.S!
Why are private lessons better than group lessons?
Private lessons, especially for beginners, offer a completely personalized experience unmatched by group classes. We tailor every lesson towards you, with your best interests in mind. You will see your own improvement from week to week, and really enjoy the process. The problem with group lessons, especially when you are a beginner, will be that they are usually not geared toward your level. When teachers design their group classes, they have to teach for the majority of the group, meaning usually to an intermediate level. If you have no prior experience this will be very confusing, and result in poor habits and technique and will be a discouraging class for you.
What styles of dance do you teach?
Our primary focus are the latin dances. We specialize in Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba, Pasodoble, and Jive. These dances can be performed in competitions, showcases, or danced for your own personal enjoyment. Our social dance program includes salsa, bachata, and country swing, 3 dances that are very popular in the phoenix metro area. There are events literally every night where you can go out and have a safe and fun time anywhere in the city once you have these 3 under your belt!
Do you offer personalized wedding choreography?
Yes, we do! We really enjoy working with couples during this exciting time of their life. Whether you have never danced before, or are a seasoned dancer, we will create something special and memorable for you. We can help you create something simple to one song, or a multi-song number your guests will never forget. We really enjoy the process of taking our students from their beginning, all the way through until the big day.
What are the benefits of ballroom dance lessons?
There are numerous benefits to ballroom dancing; improved confidence, coordination, balance, memory, overall body awareness, and health. Investing in yourself for your future is one of the best things you can do for your health. Dancing will always keep you feeling young and active. Latin Dance is our lives' passion, and we believe it will become yours as well!