Dancing with a Partner, Beginner

Designed for couples, this course emphasizes how to move with each other on the dance floor, providing basic patterns and an introduction to the most popular types of dances. Learn lead and follow techniques and what to listen for to determine which dance type goes with the music. The pace of learning moves along, but review is done regarding the previous material learned. You should wear shoes that have a back for the heel and the sole should allow you to slide, such as a leather sole.

Tuesdays, 9/3-9/24, 6-7pm, Richland, $67 per couple, ZDA 001
Click here to register.


Dancing with a Partner, Level II

Take your dancing skills to the next level as you build on the patterns and steps learned in the Dancing with a Partner (Beginner) course. You should wear shoes that have a back for the heel and the sole should allow you to slide, such as a leather sole. Prerequisite: Dancing with a Partner, Beginner or Pre-Bronze American Style Smooth Dancing.

Tuesdays, 10/1-10/29 (no class 10/22), 6-7pm, Richland, $67 per couple, ZDA 005
Click here to register.


Hip-Hop

Learn the fundamentals and history of hip-hop in this exciting new class! Focusing on recognizable dance steps and patterns, our experienced instructor will use hip-hop line dances to help you gain comfort with the dance style. By the end of the class, you will be able to apply your knowledge into routines for practical use.

Wednesdays, 10/9-10/30, 6-7:30pm, Richland, $49, ZDA 011
Click here to register.


Review: Dancing with a Partner, Level I & II

This course is for students who have taken in the past the Beginner and Level II Dancing with a Partner courses. The course will move along and get everyone back into dancing and/or refresh their memory in some patterns they may have forgotten. You should wear shoes that have a back for the heel and the sole should allow you to slide, such as a leather sole.

Tuesdays, 9/3-9/24, 7-8pm, Richland, $67 per couple, ZDA 044
Click here to register.


Review: Dancing with a Partner, Level III

This course is for students who have taken the Level III course or the Review: Dancing with a Partner, Level I & II course. The course will move along and allow time to add a few new patterns. You should wear shoes that have a back for the heel and the sole should allow you to slide, such as a leather sole.

Tuesdays, 10/1-10/29 (no class 10/22), 7-8pm, Richland, $67 per couple, ZDA 045
Click here to register.


Swing & Jitterbug, Beginner

This beginner course teaches patterns, lead and follow techniques, and style for East Coast Swing and Jitterbug. Although the dances are related, they are different when it comes to the tempo of the music with Jitterbug dancing to fast tempos. You should wear shoes that have a back for the heel and the sole should allow you to slide, such as a leather sole.

Tuesdays, 9/3-9/24, 8-9pm, Richland, $67 per couple, ZDA 026
Click here to register.


Swing & Jitterbug, Level II

Along with review of the Beginner course, additional patterns will be introduced. You should wear shoes that have a back for the heel and the sole should allow you to slide, such as a leather sole. Prerequisite: Swing & Jitterbug, Beginner.

Tuesdays, 10/1-10/29 (no class 10/22), 8-9pm, Richland, $67 per couple, ZDA 028
Click here to register.