Ballroom dance classes for adults in San Jose 

Possibly, the decision to dance is the decision that you will be grateful for during the whole of your life. With an expert approach dances can make irreplaceable influence on your personality as well as shaping of your body.

There is no age for dancing! Meet new interesting people and make new friends! The process of teaching will be clear and pleasant for you due to special methods applied during teaching. Dance lessons will become your LIFE STYLE!

Private or Group Lessons are available and scheduled at your convenience. Choose from a variety of Ballroom/Latin/Country dances.

Learning to dance is useful for social events and weddings, so you quit watching others have fun and get out on the dance floor. Many couples use it for their date night as a way to relax and have fun.

Lesson packages are available. You pick the schedule that is more convenient for you.

Types of Classes Offered

Private Lessons

Private Lessons allow for the student to learn at their own pace, and are a wonderful way to receive personalized attention and fast-track your learning curve. Lessons may be taken by one person or a couple.

Whether you are a beginner or an experienced dancer, one-on-one instruction is the most effective way to help you achieve your goals. Our professional dance instructors will create an individualized program to meet your personal goals. Each private lesson is tailored so that you can get the most out of every moment of your dance instruction.

The possibility of a personal schedule planning makes dance a part of life filling up its regular movement but not distracting it.

Private lessons are comfortable and pleasant from an emotional point of view as here the instructor can be in a role of a partner helping to learn the most difficult elements inside a couple or permanently present near the student.

The instructor concentrate his/her attention on one student where the rhythm and tempo are adjusted specially to help him.

Semi private lessons

If you have a group of people who want to take dance lessons together we can customize dance lessons specifically just for you and your needs.

Please call or email and we will discuss tailoring a class for you. This has been popular among companies, church groups, singles groups and families who are about to celebrate a wedding. A minimum of 4 people is required.

All lessons are 45 minutes long.

Effective methods and the right approach will help you in a short time to explore and to learn all necessary basis in Ballroom Dances.

Group classes

Group classes is focused on:

  • getting to know and learning the basic technique so called the “base”
  • flexibility body development
  • ability to hear listening to music
  • count music
  • move with rhythm

Pro/Am competitions dancesport

Students who have a goal to compete should consider to do Pro/Am (Professional/Amateur). If one of your goals to experience the competitive environment, the thrilling feeling before entering the REAL dancing floor and in all luxurious atmosphere of a Ballroom Dance World then Dancesport is definitely the right choice for you. And best of all if your partner is a Professional Ballroom Dancer. For this reason there is a category called Pro/Am where your instructor is dancing with you (Professional with Amateur/instructor with student).

Dancing at the very first steps in a couple with an experienced dancer who is already well oriented in a space and who easily can coordinate his/her movements and actions with music – you are getting unforgettable experience. Dancing with a Professional Ballroom Dancer you learn quicker and more effectively. An intensive several years’ experience, as a rule more than 10 years, is passed to you from a partner. The learning goes more effectively than if you would practice by yourself or with a partner of your level and that means that you can achieve the desired result much faster.

The good example of Pro/Am dancing is a TV project “Dancing With The Stars” where Pro/Am’s effective work is illustrated as where as a rule all “Stars” for a short period of time not only are lighting with their artistry but also are showing excellent technical achievements.

There are several reasons make people dance Pro/Am all over the world:

Personal interaction search

There are a lot of entertaining programs where you can not only dance but also simply spend the evening in a company with people with same interests.

The dream of the scene

Child’s dream to become a singer, actor/actress, a ballet dancer or a model has finally come true. And now in light of soffits, applauses of the audience you can feel yourself if not a Hollywood star as at least as the hero from “Shall we dance” movie.

Faster, higher, stronger

If you are a sportsman in a past. And let’s say it is not the right time to make records but for a genuine sport nature there is always a way out. For example, there is always a chance to go and take part in Ballroom Dance competitions.

There are many other reasons besides mentioned above certainly whether they are:

  • Love travelling (Pro/Am competitions are all over the world nowadays)
  • Seeking the chance to brighten every days’ routine as dances is a holiday that is always with you.

Wedding dance

The wedding day is one of the most memorable days of your life, let’s create a special first dance moment that you will enjoy dancing for the first last time.

Customized first dance choreography based on traditional ballroom dancing styles, including English and Viennese waltz, tango and foxtrot, rumba, cha cha cha, samba and etc.

A dance instructor will work closely with you helping you to select your music, preparing graceful entrances/exits to and from the dance floor, to understand basic techniques that will make your dancing together more enjoyable. The dance steps you learn will keep you dancing for a lifetime.

It usually takes minimum 5 classes in order to make a dance. So for example during 3-4 weeks we may create, learn and rehearse your individual Wedding Dance.

Other services available for the Wedding Party

  • Father daughter dance.
  • Mother son dance.
  • Private group classes for family and friends.
  • Professional Dance Performance.
  • Entertaining 20 min workshop for all guests.

Call or email for package pricing. Please include wedding dates, preferred dance style, and music ideas.

Plan Ahead - remember that your schedule will get very hectic as your wedding day approaches. 5 classes are needed to choreograph an individual movements. However the more you practice, the more comfortable you will feel on your wedding day. Don't wait until the last minute.

Music - select a song you like with a beat that is easy to hear, preferably not more than 2 - 2 ½ minutes in length.

Popular Dances - besides the traditional Foxtrot and the elegant Waltz, the Tango, Rumba, Salsa and Swing are all very popular at contemporary weddings.

Wedding Dress - if your dress has sleeves, make sure you can comfortably raise your arms over your head for turns and spins. Also, check the length of your wedding dress to make sure you will not be stepping on it while dancing.

Size of Dance Floor - find out the size of the reception dance floor then practice in that amount of space.

Shoes - make sure your heels won’t cause you any problems like tearing your dress or taking you off balance. You can always be wearing flat shoes during your first dance avoiding extra head ache.

Limited-time private
lesson offer*

20%-discount for your 1-st lesson

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