TUESDAY

Intermediate 2 Foxtrot - January 2, 9, 16, & 23, -  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 - January 2, 9, 16, & 23, -  4 week class

     7:30 - 8:30 pm - $40/person

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

Beginner Hustle - December 4, 11, & 18 - 3 week class

     7:30-8​:30 pm - $30/person    

          Come and learn this fun and fast form of club dancing.  Impress your friends and family with you smooth moves on the dance floor.



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

Youth Movement - January 6, 13, 20, & 27- 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 WC Swing / Hustle - January 6, 13, 20, & 27 - 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 WC Swing and Hustle while having fun with other kids.  They will learn the rules of the ballroom including respect, posture, roles, and presentation.


Youth Performance Team - January 6, 13, 20, & 27 - 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 May 2018.


Kids Performance Team - January 6, 13, 20, & 27- 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 May 2018.

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Beginner Country- January 6, 13, 20, & 27 - 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.

THURSDAY


MONDAY

Guided Practice - January 8, 15, 22, & 29

     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.  

FRIDAY

Open Practice Dance - December 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29

           8:00 - 10:00 pm - $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!

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.

DECEMBER CLASS LIST

TUESDAY

Intermediate 2 Tango - November 28, December 5, 12, & 19 - 4 week class

     6:30 - 7:30 pm - $40/person

          Up your game in your Tango.  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 Rumba - November 28, December 5, 12, & 19 - 4 week class

     7:30 - 8:30 pm - $40/person

          Take your Rumba to a new level.  You already know the box, turning box, slow underarm turn, 5th positions, and maybe a few more steps, but join this class and you will really start to open up your Rumba and have a great time.  Dive into this slow and romantic dance style.

​WEDNESDAY

Adult Formation Team - December 6, 13, 20, & 27 - 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.  Please let us know if you are intersted in joingin this group as we are choreographing now.


Beginner Samba- December 6, 13, 20, & 27 - 4 week class

     8:00 - 9:00 pm - $40/person

          This is a style of dance that is mostly danced competitively.  This is a fast and furious dance with lots of hip actions.  Come learn this Brazilian dance form.

​THURSDAY

Beginner Smooth - Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot - January 4, 11, 18, 25, February 1, 8, 13, & 22 - 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 smooth gliding feeling of these dances.

Classic Swing - January 4, 11, 18, & 25 - 4 week class

     6:30 - 7:30 pm - $40/person

          Stay tuned for details..

June Class List

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WEDNESDAY

Adult Formation Team - January 3, 10, 17, 24, & 31- 5 week class

     6:30 - 8:00 pm - $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 May 2018..


Beginner Viennese Waltz - January 3, 10, 17, & 24  - 4 week class

     8:00 - 9:00 pm - $40/person

          This is a style of dance floats and flies across the room.  Intermediate 1 Waltz is recommended before trying this class.  Try out this style of dance and feel like royalty flying acroos the floor. 

Beginner Hustle - January 8, 15, 22, & 29 - 4 week class

        7:30 - 8:30 pm - $40/person

          Come and learn this fast paced, fun style of swing dancing.  Impress your friends and family with your spins on the dance floor.  


Classic Swing - January 8, 15, 22, & 29- 4 week class

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

         Stay tuned for details.

JANUARY CLASS LIST

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.

Open Swing Social - January 4, 11, 18, & 25

​     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.

FRIDAY

Beginner Rhythm - Rumba, Cha Cha, EC Swing - January 5, 12, 19, 26, February 2, 9, 16, & 25 - 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, flirty feeling of the Rhythm Dances.

MONDAY

Guided Practice - December 4, 11, & 18

     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. 

Open Practice Dance - January 5, 12, 19, & 26 

      8:00 - 10:00 pm - $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!

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

Open Swing Social Dance - December 7, 14, 21, & 28

​     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.

SATURDAY

Youth Movement - December 9, 16, 23, & 30 - 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 Mambo / Bolero - December 9, 16, 23, & 30 - 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  Mambo and Bolero while having fun with other kids.  They will learn the rules of the ballroom including respect, posture, roles, and presentation.


Youth Performance Team - December 9, 16, 23, & 30 - 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..  This class opens 2x per year.  The next open enrollment will be in May 2018..  


Kids Performance Team - December 9, 16, 23, & 30 - 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 will open for the first time in May 2018.