"There are shortcuts to happiness, and dancing is one of them." - Vicki Baum

SATURDAY

Youth Movement - August 4, 18, 25, & September 1 - 4 week class

     9:30 - 10:00 am - $40/person

          This class is designed for kids 4-6 who would like the begin their journey in ballroom dancing.  This class focuses on learning to move to music, the basic patterns, moving fast and slow, knowing your right from your left, and other basics of ballroom.  There is nothing cuter than watching 2 little kids dance together!


Youth Beginner Rumba / Cha Cha - August 4, 18, 25, & September 1 - 4 week class

     10:00 - 11:00 am - $40/person

          This is a class designed for youth dancers aged 7-18.  In this class they will learn the basics of Rumba and Cha Cha while having fun with other kids.  They will learn the rules of the ballroom including respect, posture, roles, and presentation.


Youth Performance Team - August 4, 18, 25, & September 1 - 4 week class

     11:00 - 12:00 pm - $40/person

         This is a class that allows youth dancers to work with other youth dancers to put together a routine and perform at shows and competitions..  Open enrollment is now closed.  It will reopen in November 2018.


Kids Performance Team - August 4, 18, 25, & September 1 - 4 week class

     12:00 - 1:00 pm  - $40/person

         This is a class that allows youth dancers to work with other youth dancers to put together a routine and perform at shows and competitions..  Open enrollment is now closed.  It will reopen in November 2018.


Beginner Country - August 4, 18, 25, & September 1 - 4 week class
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1:00 - 2:00 pm - $40/person
          Come learn the basics of country dancing. You can learn the beginning steps to the 2 step, the country Waltz, the Cha Cha and more.... Line dancing by special request.

Monday Classes​ - June 6, 13, 20, 27

     7:30 - 8:30 pm   Intermediate Rumba  - 4 week class

                       Want to take your Rumba basics that you know and add some cool new moves? Take the Intermediate Rumba class and take your Rumba dancing to the next level so you can steal the show every time you take the floor.

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THURSDAY


​​TUESDAY

Intermediate 2 Rumba - July 31, August 14, 21, & 28- 4 week class

     6:30 - 7:30 pm - $40/person

          Up your game in your Rumba.  You have learned the basics and attended Intermediate 1.  Now come and learn a few more steps and challenge yourself to improve your technique on the floor.  Take this class to steal the show every time you take the floor or just increase the joy in your dancing.


Intermediate 1 East Coast Swing - July 31, August 14, 21, & 28 - 4 week class

     7:30 - 8:30 pm - $40/person

          Take your EC Swing to a new level.  You already know the basic, basic turing left and right, outside and inside turns, the you go I go, and maybe a few more steps, but join this class and you will really start to open up your EC Swing and have a great time.  Dive into this fun and free dance style.

​WEDNESDAY

Adult Formation Team - August 1, 15, 22, & 29 - 4 week class

     6:30 - 8:00 pm - $55/person

           This is a class that is for adults interested in learning a routine and performing it at shows and competitions.  Open enrollment is closed.  It will re-open in December 2018..​


Intermediate 1 Bolero - August 1, 15, 22, & 29 - 4 week class

     8:00 - 9:00 pm - $40/person

          Take your bolero to a new level.  You already know the basic, the left side pass, the right side pass, the underarm turn, and perhaps a few more., but take this class and you will really begin to open up your Bolero.  Dive into this slow, sexy style of dance.

FRIDAY

Open Practice Dance - August 3, 17, 24, & 31

           7:30 - 9:30 pm - $5/person

                Join us EVERY Friday night at the Des Moines Ballroom for an Open Practice Party.  Everyone is welcome to attend from absolute beginners to advanced dancers.  This is the time to practice all of those wonderful moves you have learned in class and in your private lessons.  Teachers are available to answer any questions that you may have.  This is also a great way to check out the different styles of dance and pick the ones that appeal the most to you.  Come out and have fun every Friday!  You do not need to be a current student with us to join us on Fridays.

Intermediate 1 Quickstep - July 2, 9, 16, & 23 - 4 week class

     6:30 - 7:30 pm - $40/person

          Come and learn this fast and flying style of dance.  Beginner Quickstep is a requirement prior to taking this class.  Impress your friends with your fancy and quick footwork.


Beginner Bolero - July 2, 9, 16, & 23 - 4 week class

     7:30 - 8:30 pm - $40/person

          Come and learn this smooth, romantic style of dance.  Impress your friends and family with your sultry moves on the dance floor.  


Classic Swing - July 2, 9, 16, & 23 - 4 week class

     8:00 - 9:00 pm - Classic Swing - $40/person

         Check out Step Into Swing on Facebook for details.

Classic Swing - August 2, 16, 23, & 30 - 4 week class

     6:30 - 7:30 pm - $40/person

        Check out Step Into Swing on Facebook for details

MONDAY

Guided Practice - July 30, August 13, 20, & 27

     5:30 - 6:30 pm  - $5/person/class

          This is a guided practice session.  Come with questions that you have from any of the group classes and practice. 

MONDAY

Guided Practice - July 2, 9, 16, & 23

     5:30 - 6:30 pm  - $5/person/class

          This is a guided practice session.  Come with questions that you have from any of the group classes and practice.  

SATURDAY

Youth Movement - July 7, 14, 21, & 28- 4 week class

     9:30 - 10:00 am - $40/person

          This class is designed for kids 4-6 who would like the begin their journey in ballroom dancing.  This class focuses on learning to move to music, the basic patterns, moving fast and slow, knowing your right from your left, and other basics of ballroom.  There is nothing cuter than watching 2 little kids dance together!


Youth Beginner Waltz / Tango - July 7, 14, 21, &, 28- 4 week class

     10:00 - 11:00 am - $40/person

          This is a class designed for youth dancers aged 7-18.  In this class they will learn the basics of Waltz, and Tango while having fun with other kids.  They will learn the rules of the ballroom including respect, posture, roles, and presentation.


Youth Performance Team - July 7, 14, 21, & 28 - 4 week class

     11:00 - 12:00 pm - $40/person

          This is a class that allows youth dancers to work with other youth dancers to put together a routine and perform at shows and competitions..  Open enrollment is now closed.  It will reopen in November 2018.


Kids Performance Team - July 7, 14, 21, & 28- 4 week class

     12:00 - 1:00 pm - $40/person

          This is a class that allows kids aged 5-9 to work with other kids to put together a routine and perform at shows and competitions.  This class opens 2x/year. Open enrollement is now closed.  It will reopen November 2018.

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Beginner Country - July 7, 14, 21, & 28- 4 week class

     1:00 - 2:00 pm - $40/person

          Come learn the basics of country dancing. You can learn the beginning steps to the 2 step, the country Waltz, the Cha Cha and more.... Line dancing by special request.

FRIDAY

Beginner Smooth - Waltz, Tango, & Foxtrot - July 6, 13, 20, 27, August 3, 17, 24, & 31 - 8 week class

     6:30 - 7:30 pm - $80/person

        Come learn 3 of the basic six ballroom dances.  In this class you will get the basics down of the Waltz, Tango, and Foxtrot and learn to love the fun, floating feeling of these dances.

Open Swing Social - July 5, 12, 19, & 26

​     8:00 - 10:30 pm  - $3/person

          Join us EVERY Thursday night at the Des Moines Ballroom for an Open Swing Social Dance.  Everyone is welcome, so  invite all of your friends.

Intermediate 1 West Coast Swing - July 30, August 13, 20, & 27 - 4 week class

     6:30-7:30 pm - $40/person

          You have already taken Beginner WC Swing and are now ready to add to this dance.  Join us for more smooth and sassy swing steps to impress your friends and family


Beginner Mambo - July 30, August 13, 20, & 27 - 4 week class

     7:30-8​:30 pm - $40/person    

          Come and learn this fast and spicy form of latin dancing.  Impress your friends and family with your hot moves on the dance floor.


​Classic Swing - July 30, August 13, 20, & 27 - 4 week class
     8:00 - 9:00 pm - Classic Swing - $40/person
         Check out Step Into Swing on Facebook for details

Tuesday Classes​ - June 7, 14, 21, 28

     6:30 - 7:30 pm   Intermediate Viennese Waltz - 4 week class 

                   Want to take your Viennese Waltz basics that you know and add some cool new moves? Take the Intermediate Viennese Waltz class and take your V Waltz dancing to the next level so you can steal the show every time you take the floor.


     7:30 - 8:30 pm   Beginner Night Club 2 - 4 week class 
                   Learn a fun and easy club dance that will bring you lots of fun and keep you dancing all night long.

​​​WEDNESDAY

Adult Formation Team - July 11, 18, & 25 - 3 week class

     6:30 - 8:00 pm - $45/person

          This is a class that is for adults interested in learning a routine and performing it at shows and competitions.  Open enrollment is closed.  It will re-open in December 2018..


Open Practice Dance - July 6, 13, 20, & 27

      7:30 - 9:30  pm - $5/person

                Join us EVERY Friday night at the Des Moines Ballroom for an Open Practice Party.  Everyone is welcome to attend from absolute beginners to advanced dancers.  This is the time to practice all of those wonderful moves you have learned in class and in your private lessons.  Teachers are available to answer any questions that you may have.  This is also a great way to check out the different styles of dance and pick the ones that appeal the most to you.  Come out and have fun every Friday!

The Des Moines Ballroom

Open Swing Social Dance - August 2, 16, 23, & 30

​     8:00 - 10:30 pm - $3/person

          Join us EVERY Thursday night at the Des Moines Ballroom for an Open Swing Social Dance.  Everyone is welcome, so  invite all of your friends.

​THURSDAY

Beginner Rhythm - Rumba, Cha Cha, & EC Swing - July 5, 12, 19, 26, August 2, 16, 23, & 30 - 8 week class

     6:30 - 7:30 pm - $80/person

        Come learn 3 of the basic six ballroom dances.  In this class you will get the basics down of the Rumba, Cha Cha, and EC Swing and learn to love the fun and fast feeling of these dances.

Classic Swing - July 5, 12, 19, & 26 - 4 week class

     6:30 - 7:30 pm - $40/person

        Check out Step Into Swing on Facebook for details

Wednesday Classes​ - June 1, 8, 15, 22

     7:00 - 8:00 pm   Intermediate 2 Tango - 4 week class

                       Have you taken Intermediate Tango? Ready for more challenge? Ready for more fun? Sign up for this 4 week class that promises all of that and more.

TUESDAY

Intermediate 2 Foxtrot - July 3, 10, 17, & 24 -  4 week class

     6:30 - 7:30 pm - $40/person

          Up your game in your Foxtrot.  You have learned the basics and attended Intermediate 1.    Now come and learn a few more steps and challenge yourself to improve your technique on the floor.  Take this class to steal the show every time you take the floor or just increase the joy in your dancing.


Intermediate 1 Cha Cha - July 3, 10, 17, & 24-  4 week class

     7:30 - 8:30 pm - $40/person

          Take your Cha Cha to a new level.  You already know the basic, open breakt underarm turn, crossover breaks, crossbody lead, and maybe a few more steps, but join this class and you will really start to open up your Cha Cha and have a great time.  Dive into this fast and flirty dance style.