"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 - April 2018

New: Waltz Basics April 16, 23, 30 at 7 pm

Register Below

in Northwest Philadelphia

Waltz ~ Swing on Mondays

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 - Basics

Mondays: April 16, 23, 30 ~ 7:00 - 8:00 pm

ongoing series - we have room for just a more dancers, especially "follows"

We’ll cover the basics of footwork, partnering, leading and following; understanding the structure and rhythm of waltz music. Instruction is based on the traditional turning style waltz. Our favorite moves and flourisches will be included.

Swing - Beyond the Basics

Mondays: ongoing, at least through April 30 ~ 8:15 - 9:15 pm

ongoing series - we have room for just a more dancers

Get hoppin' and boppin', jumpin' and jivin'... and generally in the Swing. We've already taught the basics, and now we're teaching new moves each week - some that are at an intermediate level.

Cost for lessons taken since January 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 Wednesday evening attendance, below)


Registration for Waltz & Swing Beyond the Basics

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.) 

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~Wednesday Evenings ~

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

directions (includes walking directions from Allens Lane Septa station)

2018 Winter/Spring classes have ended

Future Classes on Wednesdays tba

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