Group Ballroom and Latin Dance Lessons - DC Dancesport Academy
9703 Fairfax Blvd, Fairfax VA 22031 (703) 385-3200
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DC Dancesport Academy offers elite-level ballroom dance group classes in all styles. For new dancers, we offer classes in the fundamentals of dance. For competitors and more experienced dancers, we provide high-end dance training. Register Online Today Using MINDBODY!

Classes do not require a partner. Walk-ins are welcome.

Intermediate/Advanced Training Schedule – August 2018


Basic Latin

7:00pm Cha-Cha
7:45pm Samba

American Smooth and Latin

7:45pm Am. Smooth: Foxtrot, V.Waltz
8:30pm Int’l Latin: Progression: moving from Syllabus to Open level

Private Lessons
Latin Seminars and Rounds

7:00pm Rumba
7:45pm Cha-Cha
8:30pm Latin Rounds

Feel Good Friday

7:00 pm Beginners Latin/Ballroom

August 24
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Beginners Lesson & Practice Party
No Classes August 31

Latin Master Classes

11:00am Jive
11:45am Rumba

August 18th
OVERVIEW of “Elite Int’l Latin Workshops with Nadia Eftedal”
11:00 AM Dominant body parts in each dance
11:45 AM Sing the Rhythm Vs Timing
12:30 PM Lead-Follow & Partnering


1:00pm Argentine Tango w/ Kathryn & Carlos
Beginner & Intermediate levels

Please contact us or call the studio at (703) 385-3200 for pricing and membership details.

Summer Dance Camps

August 13th-17th, 2018

Kids Fall Semester – Registration Now Open

September 4th-December 21st

Showcase December 16th

Columbus Day Dance Camp
October 8th, 2018

Schedule subject to change based on class enrollment.
Please e-mail us at [email protected] or call the studio at (703) 385-3200 for packages options.

Adult Group Classes

Basic Latin Day
Mondays, 7pm – 7:45pm and 7:45pm – 8:30 pm

These classes are the perfect opportunity to get introduced to the fundamentals of dancesport – from basic steps and figures to technique, posture, coordination, balance, rhythm, and musicality. The group classes do not require a partner and are offered on a weekly basis to children, youth, and adults.

Smooth Seminar
Tuesdays, 7:45pm – 8:30pm

Through examination of each one of the four waltz, tango, foxtrot, Viennese waltz  dances– we will cover a variety of subjects from musicality to posture, partnering skills, performance, and technique. Each class is a 45-minute session, and each month, the sessions will change topic. These classes are ideal for beginner & intermediate level dancers.

Technique and Styling Day
Wednesdays, 7pm – 7:45pm (Ladies’ Session), 7:45pm – 8:30pm

Wednesday evening is dedicated to technique and styling for both Standard and Latin dancers. A bonus styling class is dedicated specifically to ladies. The goal is to learn proper styling/technique to help dancers appear poised, graceful, and confident on the dance floor, while simultaneously remaining in full control of their routines. These sessions are 45 minutes long and do not require a partner. Open to all levels.

Master Latin Seminars
Thursdays, 7pm – 9:15 pm

Master Latin classes train advanced dancers and competitors. These classes focus on advanced technique, rhythm, and musicality, with additional focus on competitive/performing skills. Supervised practice rounds immediately follow, allowing dancers to practice class topics.

Mixed Level Latin
Saturdays, 11am – 12:30 pm

Mixed Level Latin classes teach a variety of Latin steps – from basic steps to open choreography – and focus on topics such as styling, partnering, performing, coordination, and balance. Students of all levels are welcome.

Supervised Practice Rounds

Every Thursday evening, 8:30pm – 9:15 pm

DC DanceSport Academy offers supervised practice Latin rounds for dancers and competitors on Thursdays. These rounds provide critical feedback for dancers and allow competitors to practice their routines, endurance, and floor craft.


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