Fairfax Family Safety Day
Aug
11
10:00 AM10:00

Fairfax Family Safety Day

Join the staff and students of Elegant Dancing at the 1st annual Fairfax Family Safety Day, which takes place outdoors in our very own parking lot! We'll have our tent and portable floor set up for impromptu dancing, mini lessons and giveaways. Many area businesses will gather to support and encourage family safety.

Saturday, August 11th, 10am-2pm

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Fall Showcase
Oct
20
6:00 PM18:00

Fall Showcase

Join us for the most enjoyable, inspiring night of the year! Our fall showcase is not to be missed. You'll see amazing, creative performances by our acclaimed staff and talented students. General Dancing as time allows; refreshments served.

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Foxtrot Workshop
Jul
14
11:00 AM11:00

Foxtrot Workshop

Every Saturday from 11am-12:30pm.

A little something for everyone - We begin with a review of basics, stressing proper technique and drills. Then we move on to a fun, "off-syllabus" intermediate level pattern that you will really use! We finish this 90 minute workshop with something a little challenging. Plenty of drill, constant partner changes and lots of laughter. Join Justin for this workshop.

$25.00 (cash or check, please)

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"A Night in Buenos Aires" Fifth Saturday Party
Jun
30
7:00 PM19:00

"A Night in Buenos Aires" Fifth Saturday Party

7-8 Lessons in Argentine Dancing

8-10:30 Social Dance Party

$15

We will be playing a wide variety of Ballroom, Latin and Argentine music to dance to, with some extra tangos and fast waltzes. Don't worry if you don't know any Argentine tango. We will have special food, music and performances! Dressing up is encouraged but not required (think Golden Age fashions of the 1930s and 1940s). 

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Taste of Fairfax at Fair Oaks Mall
Jun
30
1:00 PM13:00

Taste of Fairfax at Fair Oaks Mall

Join Chris, Lee, Jim and the Elegant Dancing teachers and students at Fairfax's annual "Taste of Fairfax" event.  Sample the cuisine of local restaurants and watch our teachers and students perform dance demos and mini-lessons on a portable dance floor under our tent. We know you'll enjoy this open house event outside at the Fair Oaks Mall. Be part of the scenery in between classes and demos when we invite spectators to show off and enjoy dancing at this upbeat event!

Saturday, June 30th, 1-5pm  

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Friday Free Open House
Jun
1
7:00 PM19:00

Friday Free Open House

In place of our regular Friday night party this week we're inviting you to bring your friends and join us for a free open house!

Come 7:00 - 8:00 pm and enjoy 3 FREE group classes in:

Beginner Foxtrot / Swing, Intermediate Rumba or Advanced Quickstep!

Then stay 8:00-10:30 pm for plenty of dancing, pro and amateur performances, mini lessons and mixers. Bring a friend. They'll thank you!

You don't want to miss this free event! Crazy discounts for everyone!

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Saturday & Sunday Peter Perzhu Workshops
May
19
to May 20

Saturday & Sunday Peter Perzhu Workshops

Back by Popular demand, Peter Perzhu is four-time US Professional 9-Dance Champion (2010-2013) as well as U.S. Professional Smooth Champion.

Workshops are mostly technique to take your dancing to the next level. Great for both social dancers and competitors.

Saturday, May 19th 11:00am-12:30pm

Sunday, May 20th 1:00pm-2:30pm

Each 90 minute workshop is $50.00, or get both for $90.00

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Continuity Foxtrot Workshop
May
12
11:00 AM11:00

Continuity Foxtrot Workshop

Join Chris for Continuity Foxtrot - We begin with a review of basics, stressing proper technique and drills. Then we move on to some popular syllabus patterns that you will really use! We finish this 90 minute workshop with something a little challenging. Plenty of drill, constant partner changes and lots of laughter.  $25- Read about Chris Thompson

All level 3 or above students are welcome, but attendees should understand that "silver level" foxtrot is significantly different from "bronze level" and may be challenging!

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Rumba Workshop
Apr
14
11:00 AM11:00

Rumba Workshop

Another great Saturday Workshop with Lorin! Start with a review of fundamentals to make even your basic steps look and feel great. Next we'll teach a fun, leadable combination that you'll use forever! We'll finish with something a little challenging to satisfy the most craven step-monger!

$25.00 (cash or check, please)

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Foxtrot Workshop
Mar
17
11:00 AM11:00

Foxtrot Workshop

Join Kit for another terrific Saturday morning American style workshop. Improve your basics and styling and learn a fun new combination that you won't see in our regular curriculum classes. This jazz-based dance is perhaps the most important dance you'll learn.

$25.00 for 90 minutes  (cash or check, please)

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Baltimore Dancesport Challenge
Mar
17
8:30 AM08:30

Baltimore Dancesport Challenge

Join the Elegant Dancing crew at the terrific one day competition at The Westin, near BWI. The competition begins at 8:30am and ends after 11:00pm. You can come for the entire day, or just come for the competition, pro show and general dancing Saturday night. The cost for the evening session is $35 or $40 after March 12th. Sign up at Elegant Dancing to be at our studio table, or just show up and pay at the door. Most of the gang will be there...join us!

For more info go to: https://www.baltimoredancesportchallenge.com/

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Members Only Oscars Party
Mar
3
7:30 PM19:30

Members Only Oscars Party

If you take group or private lessons at Elegant Dancing in February or March, YOU ARE A MEMBER! Join Chris, Lee, Jim and the teachers for a special Oscars themed party. Walk the red carpet with us. Dress glam, trendy, or come as your favorite Oscar contender. It's sure to be a fun night! Great refreshments by Elena.

Free Classes in three levels at 7:30

Party 8:00-10:30

$15 if paid by 2/28; $20 after 2/28

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Intro to Continuity Waltz
Feb
24
11:00 AM11:00

Intro to Continuity Waltz

Join Chris for an introduction and review of the basics of Continuity Waltz. We'll look at how Continuity (Silver level) waltz is different from bronze and how they are the same. You'll love this style of dancing for its flow and musicality. Level 3 and above are welcome. Patterns to be covered include Various twinkles, open box, open right turn. This workshop is perfect for the bronze level dancer looking to take that first step into the silver waltz!

$25.00 for 90 minutes (cash or check please)

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Intro to Bolero
Feb
17
11:00 AM11:00

Intro to Bolero

Join Lorin and Carlo for an introduction to one of the most soulful, beautiful dances - Bolero. Level 3 and above students can expect an introduction to basic technique and patterns, using familiar Rumba patterns as a starting place. It's a good starting place for those new to the dance, and a great review for the seasoned Bolero aficionado!

$25.00 (cash or check please)

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