To do our part to protect our community during the COVID-19 outbreak, Arlington Ballroom Dance Studio will be offering limited classes and programming until further notice.
Current classes and program offerings will maintain a healthy class environment, require masks and limited classes sizes.
Introduction to Salsa
Learn the basics of Salsa in this 45-minute long intro lesson. Designed for people with little or no dance experience, this course teaches the skills needed to bust a move next time Enrique’s Bailando comes on. Get ready for the next big summer hit.
Feeling comfortable with your basic step and ready to grow your Salsa repetoire? Over the course of three, 50-minute classes, learn signature Salsa figures such as the Cross-Body-Lead, inside turn and the catwalk. Leave ready to start incorporating these figures into your Salsa dancing practice.
Prerequisites: Students should feel comfortable with their Salsa basic step and right turn.
This series of classes will teach you everything about the hottest trending Latin dance style taking over the DMV. Designed for people with little or no dance experience, the simplicity and versatility of Bachata makes it a highly recommended style of dance to learn first. Over the course of three, 50-minute classes, learn the basic steps, turns, timing, hold and proper dance etiquette. You’ll come out of this series knowing all the fundamentals of partner dancing with the tools ready to build your confidence on the dance floor.
Looking for the ‘secret’ to a comfortable lead and follow, or not looking so stiff on the dance floor? This two part course will introduce the critical techniques necessary to lead and follow any partner. Discover how to both find and create connection through proper frame and muscle engagements. Participants will have the opportunity to learn and practice these skills with an instructor and other students. This course is a great first step for those with aspirations of becoming a great social dancer.
Prerequisites: While there is no strict requirement on dancing experience, most participants are comfortable with the basic step of their dance style.
Length: Two 50-Minute Sessions
Looking for more personalized instruction rather than a group class? We offer private lessons for all ability levels. Fill out the request form below and we'll get you connected with the right instructor to help you achieve your goals!