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 Classes - August 8, 15, 22, & 29 - 4 week classes

     6:30 - 7:30 pm     Intermediate 2 Rumba - $40/person

          Up your game in your Rumba.  You have learned the basics and attended Intermeidate 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.


     7:30 - 8:30 pm     Intermediate 1 EC Swing - $40/person

          Take your EC Swing to a new level.  You already know the basic, basic, turing left, basic turning right, outside and inside turns, 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 fast and fun dance style.

Wednesday Classes - August 2, 9, 16, 23, & 30 - 5 week class

     6:30 - 8:00 pm     Adult Formation Team - $70/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 2017.


Wednesday Classes - August 2, 9, 16, & 23 - 4 week class

     8:00 - 9:00 pm     Intermediate 1 Quickstep - $40/person

          You have learned the quarter turns, forward lock and natural spin turn.  Now come an learn a few more steps to keep your quickstep flying.  Show off your skills in the fast and furious dance.

Monday Classes - August 7, 14, 21, & 28 - 4 week class

     6:30 - 7:30 pm     Intermediate 1 Night Club Two Step - $40/person

          Take your NC2 to a new level,   You have learned the basic, the inside turn, the outside turn, 5th positions, and perhaps a few more.  Add to your step load and learn to make this emotion filled dance sing on the dance floor.


     7:30 - 8:30 pm     Beginner Night Club Two Step - $40/person

          Learn this smooth emtion filled type of dancing.   Lots of attitude goes into this dance.   Glid ont he dance floor with all that this dance can bring.

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     8:00 - 9:00 pm    Big Apple Line Dance Part 2 - $40/person

         Contiue your learning of thie swing line dance.

Monday Guided Practice - July 10, 17, 24, & 31

     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.  The emphasis of this month will be on how to practice on your own

Friday Classes 

           8:00 - 10:00 pm  Open Social Dance - $4/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!

​Friday Classes

      8:00 - 10:00 pm  Open Social Dance - $4/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!

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.

Saturday Classes - August 5, 12, 29, & 26 - 4 week classes

     9:30 - 10:00 am   Youth Movement Classes - $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!


     10:00 - 11:00 am  Youth Beginner Hustle and WC Swing - $40/person

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


     11:00 - 12:00 pm  Youth Performance Team - $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..  This class opens 2x per year.  The next open enrollment will be in June 2017..  Please let us knowby 5/14/17 if you want to join to allow us to put together the proper choreography.


     12:00 - 1:00 pm  Kids Performance Team - $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 will open for the first time in June 2017.  Please let us know by 5/14/17 if your child is interested to allow us to put together the choreography.

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     1:00 - 2:00 pm     Beginner Country - $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.

Thursday Classes - August 3, 10, 17, & 24 - 4 week class

     6:30 - 7:30 pm     Intermediate Lindy Hop - $40/person

          You have learned the basis of lindy hop.  Now dive deeper into this fast swing style of dancing.

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Saturday Classes - July 1, 8, 15, & 22 - 4 week classes

     9:30 - 10:00 am   Youth Movement Classes - $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!


     10:00 - 11:00 am  Youth Beginner Mambo and Bolero - $40/person

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


     11:00 - 12:00 pm  Youth Performance Team - $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..  This class opens 2x per year.  The next open enrollment will be in December 2017..  


     12:00 - 1:00 pm  Kids Performance Team - $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.  The next open enrollment will be in Decmeber 2017.

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     1:00 - 2:00 pm     Beginner Country - $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.

Thursday Classes - July 6, 13, 20, & 27 - 4 week class

     6:30 - 7:30 pm     Beginner Lindy Hop - $40/person

          Come and learn this fast and furious for of swing dancing.

Monday Guided Practice - August 7, 14, 21, & 28

     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. 

Wednesday Classes - July 5, 12, 19, & 26 - 4 week class

     6:30 - 8:00 pm     Adult Formation Team - $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 2017.


     8:00 - 9:00 pm     Intermeidate 1 V Waltz - $40/person

          You have learned the reserse turn, change steps, and natural turn.  Now add to your step knowlwdge and fun on the floor . V Waltz will  keep you and your partner on your toes as you fly around the dance floor.  

Tuesday Classes - July 11, 18, 25, & August 1- 4 week classes

     6:30 - 7:30 pm     Intermediate 2 Foxtrot - $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.


     7:30 - 8:30 pm     Intermediate 1 Cha Cha - $40/person

          Take your Cha Cha to a new level.  You already know the basic, open break underarm turn, crossover breaks, alternating underarms turns, 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 flirty, sassy, and playful dance style.

Thursday Classes

8:00 - 10:30 pm     Open Swing Social Dance - $3/person

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

Thursday Classes - July 6, 13, 20, 27, August 3, 10, 17, & 24 - 8 week class

     6:30 - 7:30 pm     Beginner Rhythm - Rumba, Cha Cha, & EC Swing - $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 rhythmic and spicy flavor of the Rhythm Dances.

Monday Classes - July 10, 17, 24, & 31 - 4 week class

     6:30 - 7:30 pm     Intermediate 2 WC Swing - $40/person

          Take your WC Swing to a new level,   You have worked through the basics and have whips galore.  Now lets look at styling and ladies stealing the lead!  Add to your step load and learn to make this sassy dance rock on the dance floor.


     7:30 - 8:30 pm     Beginner Hustle - $40/person

          Learn this fast spinning type of dancing.   Locate your inner John Travolta and have some fun.    Set the floor on fire with all that this dance can bring.

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     8:00 - 9:00 pm    Big Apple Line Dance Part 1 - $40/person

         Come learn some swing style line dances.

The Des Moines Ballroom

Thursday Classes

8:00 - 10:30 pm     Open Swing Social Dance - $3/person

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

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

Friday Classes - July 7, 14, 21, 28, August 4, 11, 28, & 25 - 8 week class

     6:30 - 7:30 pm     Beginner Smooth - Waltz, Tango and Foxtrot - $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 smooth and elegent feeling of the Smooth Dances.