One on One (or Two) private lessons are the most effective style of teaching for individualized instruction for a single or a couple.
Private lessons are all encompassing. Your instructor will work with you on patterns, rhythms, lead & follow skills, techniques, and more. You will also learn the finer points of partnership skills that make dancing together fun. This is the fastest way to develop your skills as a dancer as every lesson is custom to your personal dance goals and challenges.
Private Lessons are the best method of learning for the Social and Competitive dancer.
BASICS Group Classes are a good way to try out a new style of dance or get your “feet wet”… Every Friday we offer a different style of dance in the BASICS Group Class. It is not progressive so you don’t have to worry about having missed last weeks class.
Progressive Group Class Series are great for reinforcing what you are learning or expanding patterns in your dance repertoire. They are also a good place to practice your existing lead and follow skills. All progressive group class series are one month long and follow a syllabi. Teaching is more generalized and limited due to this type of setting. Each Bronze 1 progressive group class series begins with the basics of the chosen dance. Bronze 2 progressive group classes will continue on from lessons learned in Bronze 1.
Practice Dances & Open Dances
Practice Dances come in two styles, Open & Closed…
Closed Dances are limited to fellow students and staff of Big Sky Ballroom where everyone is learning the same way and on the same syllabus. This is the preferred practice method for beginner dancers as they build their confidence.
Open Dances are open to the greater dance community. At these dances you will find more variety in the styles of leads, follows, & styles as there are many different patterns and expressions of dance in the Ballroom world. Social Dances are also generally “open” style dances.
Where to Begin…
New Dancers: Introductory special
At Big Sky Ballroom we offer an Introductory Special which allows you to try our the most popular dances over two private lessons at a discounted rate.
You will have the opportunity to check out the waltz, foxtrot, tango, cha cha, rumba, swing, two step, & night club two step.
This introductory allows you to see which dances you would like to focus on first to help us to plan a program with you that will meet your goals.
Experienced dancers: Dance Evaluation
At Big Sky Ballroom we offer a free Dance Evaluation private lesson for all dancers.
This evaluation allows us to evaluate your current level of dancing and plan a program with you that will meet your goals.
Following your Introductory Special or Dance Evaluation, you will begin your custom dance program.
We develop your program based off of your skill level and dance goals.
Don’t know what your goals are? No worries it is part of our job to help you discover them.
Your job is to have fun while learning a new skill that you will enjoy the rest of your life no matter where you go.
Call today to schedule your first lesson! We are excited you have chosen Big Sky DanceSport for your Dance Training!
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