Ballroom Dance Masters Inspire Fitness as Professional Sports on Hold

Ballroom dance masters are helping people cope with the postponement of professional sports, including the Masters Golf Tournament. Fred Astaire Dance Studios is excited to shares videos from the masters of dance for fitness inspiration and entertainment.   Golf lovers tune in this week to watch professionals showcase their skills at the highly competitive Masters… Read More

Create Your Own Fairy Tale by Learning to Waltz

Fairy tales come alive on the dance floor at Fred Astaire Dance Studios. Celebrate “National Dance the Waltz Day,” by learning a ballroom dance with scandalous and sultry origins.   The waltz has its origins among German peasants and was introduced to high society in Germany and Austria in the 18th century. The term “waltz”… Read More

Dancing Helps Build Strong Female Friendships

Happy Galentine’s Day! Ladies are leaving the men at home and heading to Fred Astaire Dance Studios in February to celebrate a special holiday dedicated to strong female friendships and strong women.   Galentine’s Day falls on February 13, the day before Valentine’s Day. The unique holiday started when Amy Poehler’s character on the hit… Read More

Roaring Twenties Review: The Charleston

Want to try something new to celebrate the start of the decade? Mark the beginning of 2020 by learning a dance that leapt to popularity 100 years ago, during a special time of prosperity in the United States known as the Roaring Twenties.   Following the end of World War I, economic gains and new… Read More