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 after act 2.
Doors open for spectators at 5:30; showcase starts promptly at 6:00pm.
Performances end at 9:15 allowing time for photos and general dancing
Please call for reservations; no new ticket sales at door!
Join the Foundation Fighting Blindness for a unique experience that will take guests on an unforgettable journey and provide a firsthand glimpse into the lives of those who are blind or vision impaired.
Sunday, October 21, 2018 6:00 PM — 10:00 PM Hilton McLean • 7920 Jones Branch Drive McLean, VA
Another great opportunity to learn from Edwin Roa, Argentine Tango expert! This time, Edwin joins us on a Monday for a day of private lessons and an evening of exciting AT Workshops. (Note: no regular group classes Monday night, 10/29)
7-7:45pm. 1st session
7:45-8:30pm. 2nd session
8:30-9:15pm. 3rd session
One session $20 Two sessions $30 All three sessions $40
Learn Standard & Latin from a champion! Alex Senko will help you tone your body , learn new material and drill your perfect technique!
Class held weekly on most Saturdays: October 13, November 3, 10, 24, December 1, 15
Try one, two or all three.
4:30-5:15 pm Session 1
(Standard Bronze) Foxtrot
5:15-6:00 pm Session 2
(Latin Bronze) Samba
6:00-6:45 pm Session 3
(Latin Silver) Rumba
Single Day Tuition:
1 Class $15, 2 Classes $25, all 3 Classes $35
This event is for our Members Only. If you take Private Lessons or a Group Class Series in November or December, you ARE a member!
7-8pm Social Hour / Photos / Wine / Hors d’oeuvres
8-10:30pm Dancing and tons of fun & holiday cheer
Please pay by 12/3: $25 After 12/3: $30
Semi-Formal Red/Black Theme RSVP: by 12/3
Be part of the best New Year's Eve Party in Northern Virginia. A guaranteed fun time with friends, great refreshments and a champagne toast.
9:00pm – 1:00am Formal/Semi-Formal Attire
Hot & Cold Hors d’oeuvres, Wine / Champagne Toast
$60 by Dec 26th / $75 by Dec 29th NO TICKET SALES AT DOOR!
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)
Another great Saturday Workshop with Michele! 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)
A beginner friendly dance party, perfect for the newer student who wants to practice in a stress-free, supervised environment. Staff will be on hand to trouble-shoot when you get stuck.
At the same time, we'll have our first dance-wear swap and sale. Bring your gently used shoes, costumes and dance accessories for sale or swap. Not necessary to bring an item to participate. All are welcome!
Dance Party only $12 No charge for dance-wear swap & sale
Edwin Roa is back for another great Argentine Tango workshop!
11:00-11:45 Session 1 Principles of Salon Tango– Carminatas & Traspies
11:45-12:30 Session 2 Exploring Momentum – Sospensiones & Planeos
12:45-1:30 Session 3 Molinetes and Colgadas
1 session- $20 2 Sessions $30 3 sessions $40
If you take group or private lessons at Elegant Dancing in August or September, YOU ARE A MEMBER! Join Chris, Lee, Jim and the teachers for a special evening with our group and private students. We'll be celebrating Chris and Lee's 7 year anniversary as Elegant Dancing and say Godspeed to Zach after more than 6 years at ED. It's sure to be a fun night! Great refreshments by Elena.
A fun 50's / 60's theme in honor of our 7 year (itch) anniversary. Get in the spirit by dressing for the "Marilyn & Madmen" theme or come as yourself - either way COME!
7pm-8pm Social Hour, Refreshments & Mock-tails
Dance Party 8:00-10:30
$20 if paid by 9/5; $25 after 9/5
Lifelong Learning Institute & Elegant Dancing
Wednesday, September 5, 2018 10 - 11am
Large Stage at Richard J. Ernst Community and Cultural Center Theater
At NOVA College at the Annandale Campus
Performances by professional dancers Silvia Beltran & Matthew Charlesworth
Mini lessons in Foxtrot, Viennese Waltz & Swing
Social Dance Party for all
Elegant Dancing students welcome to come and participate at no cost!
We are having a special Third Saturday dance this month. Not only will it be the last party Zach will host at Elegant Dancing, but it will be two parties in one!
8-10pm Ballroom Party (all your favorite Smooth and Rhythm dance music!)
10-11 Argentine Party (Vals, Tango and Milonga!)
$15 gets you into both parties and the lesson! Come to the workshop earlier in the day to ge ready for some late night dancing!
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
Join Elegant Dancing teachers and students at this DC area ballroom tradition. Discounted spectator tickets for Friday and Saturday night sessions are available through Elegant Dancing. Call the studio to reserve your place with us! 703-281-0395
7-8 Lessons in Argentine Dancing
8-10:30 Social Dance Party
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).
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
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!
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
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!
Elegant Dancing and Avant Garde join forces for a fantastic 7 night/8 day cruise on The Celebrity Equinox to the Southern Caribbean ABC Islands. See Chris or Lee for details.