Description: Impressive Salsa combinations that include repeated Cross Body Lead Turns from various entrances and exits.
Description: Upper level technique, styling, and patterns including Barrel Roll, Lasso, Parallel Breaks, Hammerlock Unwind, Cuddle variations, and more.
Description: Perfect place to start your Argentine Tango journey, this class will cover the basics like Tango Walks Forward, Tango Walks Side, Six-Count Basic, Salida, and Cruzada Forward Ocho. Each class will vary a little as Instructors add material and exercises as is best for each class.
Description: Learn this amazing contemporary style of swing. It's been exploding in popularity worldwide as people discover it's versatility, musicality, and sexy styling via the thousands of YouTube clips and dance TV shows. WCS is the most popular dance at our studio, and for good reason! Get started with the basic technique, connection, and patterns such as the Underarm Turn, Push Break, Side Pass, Starter, and Throwout.
Description: Learn several variations of the Sacada, the correct technique, connection, and how to use them in your Argentine Tango.
Description: Learn several variations of the Boleo, the correct technique, connection, and how to use them in your Argentine Tango.
Description: Only $5 per person, Come practice in a comfortable studio setting. Drop in basis.
Description: Build your WCS with technique, styling, and patterns such as the Outside Whip, Hand Change Side Pass, Sugar Tuck, Left Side Roll, and more.
Description: Start your Salsa dance adventures here. Fundamentals and patterns like the Basics, Right Break Turn, Waterfall, Cross Body Lead, and more.
Description: More fundamental technique, styling, and patterns like the Stationary Basic, 3/4 Pivot Turn, Wrap 1/2 Turn Combo, Waterfall to Closed, Cuddle Walk, & Crossover Basic.
Description: Add these fancy whip variations to your repertoire. Patterns may include Extended Stalker, Continuous Inside, Basket & Reverse, Snap, Lead's Basket, Left Side, and more.
Description: Upper level technique, styling, and patterns such as the Turning step, Double Cut-off, Tuck to Hammerlock, Right Side Pass, Titanic Check and Spin, Left Side Push Break, and more.
Description: Upper level technique and patterns such as Explosion Line, Rib Chaser Explosion, and Sliding Door variations.
Description: Continue building your Salsa with technique and patterns such as the Pump & Up, Closed Cross Body Lead, Release, Open Break Turn, Waterfall Combo, and Cross Body Lead Turns.
Description: Must know patterns for Bachata dancers, including pinwheels, cross body leads, slot change, and more.
Description: Upper level technique, styling and patterns such as the hammerlock, spinning top, turnstile, eight-count circle, and kickup variations.
Description: Learn intermediate patterns like the Turnstile, Apache, Parallel Breaks, and CBLT variations.
Description: Upper level technique and patterns such as flip flop, opposing grapevine, whisk, corte, and more.
Description: More standard technique and patterns such as Open Side Tuck Throwout, Cutoff Whip, Cutoff, Reverse Whip variations, Roll to Closed, Boa, and more.
Description: Upper level technique and patterns such as free spin, yo yo, tuck away, and other inside weave variations.
Description: Upper level technique and patterns such as RBT variations, Loop CBLT, Waiter Turn Combo, Paddle Spin, Sombrero, and more.
Description: Invite/Audition only. Rigorous program covering technique and fundamentals of the most advanced dancers.
Successful completion of at least 3 WCS Bootcamps or equivalent, as well as all prior Bootcamp pre-reqs.
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced and demanding environment
Able to attend all/most dates or make up missed session with private lessons (at an additional cost)
A Positive Attitude!
MIHTD Instructor Approval.
Dance Lessons & Parties every Friday!
1st, 3rd, & 5th Fridays. Dance to a great mix of Salsa, West Coast Swing, Lindy, Hustle, Latin, & Ballroom music.
2nd & 4th Fridays. A night devoted entirely to ballroom music including Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot, Rumba, Swing, Cha Cha, & more.
Description: Add more fundamental connection, technique, styling, and patterns such as the Tuck Throwout, Barrel Roll, Sugar Tuck Double, Fold, Yo Yo, Free Spin, and more.
Description: Much faster that Waltz, this dance involves partners dancing round and round around the dance floor. Even at the basic level, it is a more difficult dance so we recommend learning regular Waltz for several months before venturing into Viennese Waltz. A classic dance, Viennese Waltz is also perfect for a surprising amount of contemporary pop tunes. You'll definitely impress others if Viennese Waltz is part of your repertoire.
Int/Adv Level Waltz.
Description: Get started with Rumba, or review, with the technique and patterns like the Box, 5th Position Break, Underarm Turn, Side step, Crossover, and more.
Description: Learn technique and patterns like the Parada Back Ocho to Sandwich, Right Molinete, Ocho Cortado, Gancho from Sandwich, and more.
Description: Continue building your Bachata fundamentals with new patterns, technique and styling. This class builds on Bachata I & II and prepares you for the Intermediate-Advanced level.
Description: More technique, styling, and patterns such as the Bridge, Grapevine, Shadow CBLT, and NY Walk.
Description: Continue developing your Tango with technique and patterns such as Rock Steps, Double Corte, Open Fan, Extended Walk, and a Dip.
Description: Expand your repertoire and body awareness by learning some ballet. Enhance your ballroom and swing with ballet skills! New steps and movements covered each class.
Description: Expand your repertoire and body awareness by learning some modern and contemporary steps and movement. These concepts and skills can improve your partner dancing. New steps and movements covered each class.
Description: Get in shape, burn calories, and develop your dance skills all at the same time. Movement from Salsa, Cha Cha, Cumbia, Samba, and many more are incorporated into this high energy class that will make you a better dancer.
Description: Learn fun hip hop dance sequences from popular dance videos from artists such as Beyonce, Janet Jackson, Madonna, and others. Each class is different, so repeat this class to learn new choreography.
Description: A crash course in Lindy Hop basics for experienced dancers. Learn at a fast pace!
Description: Continue with more technique and patterns such as the Corner Step, Left Box with Underarm Turn, and Twinkle variations.
Description: Continue learning more fundamentals, technique and patterns such as the Tuck, Basket, Whip, Inside Whip, and more.
Description: More fundamental technique, styling, and patterns like couples turns, patty-cake, and much more.
Description: Crash Course in Nightclub Two-Step for those already experienced in other social dances. Not for new dancers, but rather those already skilled in partnering, connection, turns, and learning patterns quickly.
Swing Dance Lessons & Parties every Sunday!
Every Sunday! Learn some West Coast Swing & Hustle moves, then dance to Blues, R&B, Hip Hop, Jazz, & pop music.