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 – September 2019


Basic Latin

7:00pm Pasodoble
7:45pm Rumba

American Smooth and Latin

7:45pm Am. Smooth: Slow Waltz
8:30pm Int’l Latin: Progression/Advanced Cha-Cha

Private Lessons
Latin Seminars and Rounds

7:00pm Samba
7:45pm Jive
8:30pm Latin Rounds

Feel Good Friday

7:30 pm Beginners Latin/Ballroom

September 28
7:30 pm – 9 pm Beginners Lesson & Practice Party

Latin Master Classes

11:00am Cha-Cha
11:45am Samba

September 22nd
DCDA Fall Showcase Eye on “I”


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

September 16th
SunDance Camps
9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Kids Dance Camp
12:30 PM- 3:00 PM
Performance Success Camp
4:00 PM- 6:30 PM
Mini Pro Latin Camp
3:00 PM-4:00 PM
Goal Setting Workshop

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

SunDance Camps

9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Kids Dance Camp
Ready Set Go!

12:30 PM- 3:00 PM
Performance Success Camp (Adults)
Performance Success teaches a set of skills so that you can be ready to go out and perform at your highest level, working with energies that might otherwise be wasted in unproductive ways. This is training session of skills and exercises, prepared by DCDA’s master teachers.

4:00 PM- 6:30 PM
Mini Pro Latin Camp (Adults)
High-energy training for competitive dancers. Focus on ‘smart’ vs ‘hard’ approach in your practices.
Hard work is focused on effort and time.
Smart work is focused on the outcome!

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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