Dancing On the Playing Field

Fred Astaire Dance Studios recommends taking a break from news about current events and contentious political issues by spending time watching athletes celebrate victories and achievements by dancing on the playing field. Our 24-hour news feed allows us to connect with people from around the world. It enables us to stay abreast of current events,… Read More

Celebrate Black History Month

Celebrate Black History Month by learning more about how African American dance traditions shaped the ballroom dances we perform today.   When we celebrate Black History Month in February each year, we honor the successes and struggles of our country’s African American community. Historian Carter G. Woodhouse, along with other prominent African Americans, started the… Read More

Learn the Iconic Thriller Dance!

As Halloween approaches, Fred Astaire Dance Studios recommends brushing up on the iconic “Thriller” dance move to set a spooky mood and get your heart rate pumping before digging into your candy stash.   Michael Jackson started his music career at the young age of 5 years old, performing with four of his brothers. The… Read More

Top Viral Dances of the Past Decade

Get in the mood to attend your first dance lesson at Fred Astaire Dance Studios by checking out some of the top viral dances over the last decade as the time people spend sharing on social media continues to climb.   In today’s society, our mobile phones are never far from our reach. The time… Read More