Waltz Workshop
Sep
23
11:00am11:00am

Waltz Workshop

Join Silvia for 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.  $25-  Read about Silvia Beltran

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Saturday Standard & Latin
Sep
23
4:30pm 4:30pm

Saturday Standard & Latin

Join Sasha for three great workshops every Saturday. Experience a concentrated focus on different dances every 6 weeks. Plenty of drill, clear explanations and great exercise. Every Saturday. Re-starts September 23rd.

4:30 Bronze level Standard-Tango, 5:15 Bronze level Latin-Jive, 6:00 Silver Latin-Samba

1 Class: $15,  2 Classes: $25,  3 Classes: $35

Cash or Check Please    Read about Sasha (Alex Senko)

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Sunday: Rhythm & Latin
Sep
24
1:00pm 1:00pm

Sunday: Rhythm & Latin

Artem Shiller hosts two workshops for those with an eye toward competition at any level. Even if you're only considering dipping your toe in the competition water, you must try these classes! Plenty of energy and drills. All levels welcome for this intensive class. Meets every Sunday, starting 9/10/17. Drop-In. Take both sessions or only one.

1:00 Rhythm (American Style) Workshop $20

1:45 Latin (International Style) Workshop $20

Cash or Check Please      Read about Artem Shiller

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Bolero Workshop
Sep
30
11:00am11:00am

Bolero Workshop

Join Michele for an exciting Bolero Workshop - 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. $25-  Read about Michele Kearney

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Saturday Standard & Latin
Sep
30
4:30pm 4:30pm

Saturday Standard & Latin

Join Sasha for three great workshops every Saturday. Experience a concentrated focus on different dances every 6 weeks. Plenty of drill, clear explanations and great exercise. Every Saturday. Re-starts September 23rd.

4:30 Bronze level Standard-Tango, 5:15 Bronze level Latin-Jive, 6:00 Silver Latin-Samba

1 Class: $15,  2 Classes: $25,  3 Classes: $35

Cash or Check Please    Read about Sasha (Alex Senko)

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Sunday: Rhythm & Latin
Oct
1
1:00pm 1:00pm

Sunday: Rhythm & Latin

Artem Shiller hosts two workshops for those with an eye toward competition at any level. Even if you're only considering dipping your toe in the competition water, you must try these classes! Plenty of energy and drills. All levels welcome for this intensive class. Meets every Sunday, starting 9/10/17. Drop-In. Take both sessions or only one.

1:00 Rhythm (American Style) Workshop $20

1:45 Latin (International Style) Workshop $20

Cash or Check Please      Read about Artem Shiller

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Members Only Outing to Fort Belvoir
Nov
17
6:00pm 6:00pm

Members Only Outing to Fort Belvoir

Join your Elegant Dancing friends and staff for a special outing to The Fort Belvoir Officer's Club for dinner and dancing to a live band. Limited to first 50 who sign up. Price to be determined based on number of attendees (roughly between $45-$75). Use your dancing in "the real world" and enjoy this special, historical venue. Must be enrolled in Group or Private Lessons in November 2017. $55-

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Quickstep Workshop
Sep
16
11:00am11:00am

Quickstep Workshop

Join Chris for Quickstep - 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.  $25- Read about Chris Thompson

 

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Salsa Workshop
Sep
9
11:00am11:00am

Salsa Workshop

Join Ginny Ray Carey for another great Salsa Workshop - 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 a different staff member each week!

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Samba Workshop
Sep
2
11:00am11:00am

Samba Workshop

Join Chris and Justin for 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 a different staff member each week!

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Viennese Waltz Workshop with Chris
Aug
26
11:00am11:00am

Viennese Waltz Workshop with Chris

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 a different staff member each week!

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Saturday Cha Cha Workshop with Michele
Aug
12
11:00am11:00am

Saturday Cha Cha Workshop with Michele

Saturday, August 12

11-12:30pm

Come and experience a fun, intensive dance experience here at Elegant Dancing this Saturday. You'll learn some great, useful figures, tips and a chance to polish your technique. Recommended for level 3 and above, we begin with a review of basic technique and figures, then move on to an fun intermediate combination and then finish with something a bit more challenging. 

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Fifth Saturday Party with Zach: "Around the World" Party
Jul
29
8:00pm 8:00pm

Fifth Saturday Party with Zach: "Around the World" Party

For our 5th Saturday Party this month, we are celebrating the incredible diversity of our dancers at Elegant Dancing! Come and celebrate your heritage in one of the most diverse, cosmopolitan cities in the world! 

We will feature music from around the world for your dancing pleasure: Chinese Tangos, French Rumbas, Japanese Foxtrots, African Salsas, Russian Hustles and more! Also, we will have tasty treats from around the world. We will have prizes for best costume so dress to impress! 

8-8:30 Lesson in Argentine Tango

8:30-10:30 Social Dance Party

$12 presale/$15 at door

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Members Only Party- Go Hawaii
Jul
22
7:30pm 7:30pm

Members Only Party- Go Hawaii

Members Only*  Hawaii Party & Medal Ball

Dancing, Refreshments and a professional Hula show!  Wear your finest Luau attire!

Three Free group classes at 7:30 - beginner, intermediate, advanced. Dance party 8:00-10:30pm

Saturday, July 22th 8 -10:30 PM    

$20 by 7/19;  $25 after 7/19

RSVP by July 19th to  info@elegantdancing.dance
 *Must be currently enrolled in group or private lessons at ED
 

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Bill Sparks Workshops
Jul
16
1:30pm 1:30pm

Bill Sparks Workshops

 We are fortunate to have Latin champion Bill Sparks at Elegant Dancing on Sunday July 16th and Monday, July 17th, for workshops and private coaching

Bill Sparks's Sunday, July 16th workshops are A MUST for all DC area Rhythm dancers who want to study the new Hip Lift Technique, which is revolutionizing Rhythm dancing within the ballroom world.

1:30pm-3pm: American Rhythm

3:15pm-4:45pm: International Latin

Private and Group available. Details coming soon.

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Virginia State Dancesport Championships
Jul
15
7:30pm 7:30pm

Virginia State Dancesport Championships

Come join us at the Elegant Dancing table as we watch the Saturday evening Professional Show at this year's Virginia State Dancesport Championships hosted at the Hyatt Regency in Reston Town Center. 

Elegant Dancing tables are Sold Out! Contact the organizer for admission tickets

Schedule Highlights: 

  • Professional Rising Star International Ballroom and Professional Rising Star Rhythm
  • Professional Open American Smooth Championship and Professional Open International Latin Championship

Virginia State Dancesport Championships

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Introduction to Reiki
Jul
15
2:00pm 2:00pm

Introduction to Reiki

FREE Meetup Reiki Info Session

Hosted at Elegant Dancing. Light refreshments will be served.

Local Reiki Master, Stefanie Hackenberg, will host a meet-up for anyone who would like to know more about Reiki, a Japanese spiritual practice that utilizes light touch to facilitate mind/body/spirit well-being and relaxation. 

Limited number of seats. RSVP to reserve a spot to:  lee@elegantdancing.dance by July 10!

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Rumba Workshop with Chris
Jul
15
11:00am11:00am

Rumba Workshop with Chris

Another great Saturday Workshop! 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!

Come get some exposure to the new "hip-lift technique" in preparation for the Bill Sparks workshop on Sunday, 7/16, 1:30pm-3:00pm.

Chris's Saturday workshop is Saturday 11:00am-12:30pm $25.00

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Free Mini Music Recognition & Summer Class Information Session
Jun
24
1:00pm 1:00pm

Free Mini Music Recognition & Summer Class Information Session

A free session for all our students: We'll start with a free mini music recognition session. Learn how to tell the difference between a foxtrot and swing, a rumba and a cha cha.

Next we'll explain our NEW summer group class schedule and answer all your questions. What classes are best for you? What's the best deal? Our summer schedule was designed to give you more dancing for your buck and the flexibility you want during the summer months!

It's all free and includes FREE pizza! All levels and all students new, old or just curious are welcome!

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Special Third Saturday "Longest Evening" Party
Jun
17
7:00pm 7:00pm

Special Third Saturday "Longest Evening" Party

Three and a half hours of social dancing to cap off a long day of "fun-raising" as well as fundraising! Our very own DJ Dr. Zazz will have a tasty array of danceable tunes, guaranteed to make you move and groove! Whether you are coming just for this party or are making a 12-hour marathon day of it, you will have a great time. Come and dance, make new friends and support a worthy cause. Help end the scourge of Alzheimer's Disease. 

$15/person or $10 if participated to The Longest Day fundraiser! All proceeds directly benefit Alzheimer's Association. 

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Rhythm Workshops with Jami Josephson
Jun
3
11:00am11:00am

Rhythm Workshops with Jami Josephson

Jami Josephson, professional choreographer, dancer, examiner and teacher will be giving workshops in American Rhythm this Saturday, June 3rd! Whether you are a newbie, or a rising star, you'll learn and be inspired by this champion dancer and teacher.

11-11:45am. Rhythm technique for all levels

11:45-12:30. Open Variations in Chacha. (Intermediate)

12:45-1:30pm. Open Variations in Bolero (Slightly advanced)

Early Bird Rates (paid by June 2nd)

$15 for one session

$25 for two sessions

$35 for all 3 sessions

At Door: 

$20 for one session

$30 for two sessions

$40 for three sessions

$50 minimum on credit cards. Cash or check, please

See a video of Jami

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Members Only Dance
May
20
8:00pm 8:00pm

Members Only Dance

Our "Members Only" Dance is only open to our current, regular Private and Group Class students. Get the special TLC you deserve, own the floor you help to support and make friends that will last a lifetime.

Our special theme for this month's Members Only party is Springtime in Paris!

Don your horizontal stripes and berets for this evening of French themed decorations, food and music.

$15.00 make your reservations now!

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