Encourage Your Parents to Ballroom Dance

As the Christmas season approaches, consider purchasing a ballroom dancing gift certificate for your parents to help them stay physically fit and meet new friends.   Benefits of Ballroom Dancing Finding the perfect gift for people who seem to have it all can be a challenge. We have the answer at Fred Astaire Dance Studios!… Read More

Top 10 Christmas Gifts for Dancers

Now that Thanksgiving is in the rearview mirror, it’s time to kick shopping into high gear for the next big holiday on the calendar. Fred Astaire Dance Studios can help you explore Christmas gifts for dancers on your list.   Retailers expect Christmas to boost the industry as people flock to stores to buy gifts.… Read More

Thankful for FADS Community

Happy Thanksgiving! Fred Astaire Dance Studios would like to take this moment to thank the wonderful ballroom dancing community at our 200 studios across the globe.   History of FADS   Our namesake, Fred Astaire, relied on his charisma and ballroom dancing moves to help the actor shoot to stardom. Born in Omaha, Nebraska, Astaire… Read More

Senior Moments: Dancing Alleviates Social Isolation Among Elderly

Fred Astaire Dance Studios recommends ballroom dancing to help seniors alleviate social isolation and loneliness.   Retirement is a welcome relief from deadlines, pressure, and stress. Putting an end to attending long meetings, making small talk with coworkers at the water cooler, and returning emails is a perk of retirement for many people. Retirement provides… Read More