Frequently Asked Questions

 

Can I learn to dance?

Yes! Dancing is easier than you think.

 

Do I need a partner?

No. We can teach you how to dance with or without a partner.

 

Will my Introductory course take care of all my dancing needs?

Unfortunately, no. As the name suggests, this course is mainly designed to introduce you to the studio, our staff and our system of teaching.

 

How long will it take to be a good dancer?

Although you will be dancing on your very first lesson, there are many factors that determine how long it will take to be good: frequency and consistency of lessons; how much do you practice; your natural ability. Learning to dance is easy, but to be able to dance smoothly and comfortable takes a little more time.

 

What is the age range of your students?

Ballroom dancing is enjoyed by people of all ages – from those in their teens to those in their 70’s and beyond!

 

What do I wear for my dance lessons?

There is no strict code for ballroom dancing. Dress comfortably and avoid restrictive clothing. As for footwear, avoid shoes that may slip off easily while dancing.

BENEFITS OF DANCING

Here at Dance Excellence Ballroom, we are sincerely interested in helping you achieve all that you want from your dancing lessons. In order to plan your future programs intelligently and accurately, your instructor must know exactly what you wish to gain from your dancing. The benefits of being a good dancer are numerous and with your cooperation we can help you become a better dancer so that you too may enjoy life to its fullest!

 

Throughout the years our students have told us many of the benefits they have reaped by improving their dancing. Below is a list of the most commonly mentioned benefits. We can customize your program, based on the benefits that fits you best.

 

  • More fun and enjoyment out of life 

  • Increased self-confidence   

  • Able to meet people and make new friends 

  • Better health and other physical benefits   

  • Improved social life    

  • Relaxation  

  • Exercise       

  • Increased happiness          

  • Self-improvement  

  • Attendance and enjoyment of more parties   

  • Business reasons   

  • Acquisition of more grace and poise

  • A way to overcome shyness   

  • A sense of achievement and accomplishment 

  • A release from tension    

  • Ease and assurance socially 

  • A hobby or interest   

  • A means of expression  

  • Admiration from others  

  • Confidence for a special occasion 

  • Recreation or entertainment 

  • Increased conversational ability   

  • Increased popularity  

  • Performance of exhibitions 

  • Competition  

STYLES AND DANCES WE TEACH

American Style:

 

Cha-cha

Rumba

Swing

Bolero

Mambo

WestCoast Swing

Merengue

Salsa

Hustle

Samba

Argentine Tango

Waltz

Tango

Foxtrot

Viennese Waltz

International Style:

 

Cha-cha

Samba

Rumba

Paso Doble

Jive

Waltz

Tango

Viennese Waltz

Foxtrot

Quickstep

PRIVATE LESSONS - GROUP LESSONS - DANCE PARTIES - GUEST PARTIES - WEDDING DANCE - SOCIAL DANCING - COMPETITIVE DANCING - COMPETITIONS

3730 Tampa Road, Suite 7

Oldsmar, FL 34677
danceexcellenceballroom@gmail.com

Tel: 813.814.0099
Fax: 813.852.1199

Hours of operation:
Mon-Fri          1:00pm - 9:00pm
Mornings        Appointment only
Sat & Sun       Closed

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