"The classes were so much fun! Clear instruction from amazing teachers, combined with a relaxed and fun atmosphere. (D.M.)

"That was a GREAT waltz lesson last evening... count me in from
now on taking ANY other lessons you and Ret are giving ANYWHERE.
I like your style of teaching. It is organized, consistent, and you both pay attention to detail... your passion for dance shines through" (D.K.)

Lessons - Fall 2018

Register Below

in Northwest Philadelphia

Mondays: Waltz Intermediate & Swing Intermediate

Wednesdays: Waltz Basics & Swing Basics

Instruction by Peggy Leiby & Ret Turner 

About our lessons

* Singles & Couples Welcome - registration will be reasonably lead/follow balanced
* Class size is limited to maximize individual attention
* Our teaching method: in addition to teaching steps and moves, we focus extensively on partnering dynamics - and fun!
Questions? contact Peggy or Ret at 215-643-4397 or email

~ Monday Evenings ~

The Chapel at Presbyterian Church of Chestnut Hill

8855 Germantown Avenue, Phila., PA 19118

directions (has off-street parking)
 

Waltz - Interm Level

Mondays: Sept 24, Oct 1, 8, 15, 29 ~ 7:00 to 8:00 pm

Suitable for dancers who already have the foundations of waltz rhythm and stepping. We'll cover the major elements of waltzing: Rotary (turning) technique; zig-zags; grapevines; promemade flourishes. Also suitable for those who do the box step style waltz, and want to learn this versatile alternative.

Swing - Interm Level

Mondays: Sept 24, Oct 1, 8, 15, 29 ~ 8:15 to 9:15 pm

Swing it to the next level! Add some fun moves to your repertoire. The emphasis is on partnering technique & musicality (interpreting the music), and moves and style.

Cost - Fall 2018

$8 each for 5 or more lessons; $10 each for 3 or 4 lessons; $12 to try a lesson(s)

(rates can be combined with Fall 2018 Wednesday classes)


Registration for Intermediate Level Waltz & Swing


Please submit this on-line registration form and bring payment to your first class. (You may also call 215-643-4397, or email us with your registration information.) 

 

(Scroll down as needed to finish the registration form, and please be sure to hit the "submit" button)

~Wednesday Evenings ~

Allens Lane Art Center
601 W. Allens Lane, Phila., PA 19119

directions (includes walking directions from Allens Lane Septa station)

Waltz Basics: @ Sept 11 - registration is full

Wednesdays: Sept 12, 19, 26 ~ 7:00 to 8:00 pm 

This graceful dance is always in style. We'll start with waltz foundations of rhythm and stepping; then cover partnering and basic flourishes.

Swing Basics: @ Sept 11 - looking for a few leads

Wednesdays: Sept 12, 19, 26 ~ 8:15 to 9:15 pm 

Get hoppin' and boppin' & jumpin' and jivin'...We'll cover the basics Of East Coast Swing, than you'll learn the most popular and fun swing moves to enjoy on the dance floor.

Cost - Fall 2018

$8 each for 5 or more lessons; $10 each for 3 or 4 lessons; $12 to try a lesson(s)

(rates can be combined with Fall 2018 Monday classes)


Registration for Waltz & Swing Basics

@ Sept 11th -


Please submit this on-line registration form and bring payment to your first class. (You may also call 215-643-4397, or email us with your registration information.) 

 

(Scroll down as needed to finish the registration form, and please be sure to hit the "submit" button)