1. how to get your husband to take dance classes with you

    How To Get Your Husband To Take Dance Lessons With You

    We’re just going to come out and say it. Some men are inherently more romantic than others. While this tends to be to the advantage of the women that attend our dance classes with their spouse, there are plenty of other partners who are sitting at home, just wishing they could convince their husband to come with them to a dance class. While you may have asked in the past and gotten a number of e…Read More

  2. popular dances in the last century

    Popular Dances Throughout The Last Century

    We live in a fast-paced world where it seems things are constantly changing. Dance is no exception. Over past centuries, dancing has changed, with new dances being introduced frequently and becoming all the rage. When you attend our dance classes at the Modern Ballroom Dance Studio, you will begin to understand the sheer volume of dances that are available for you to learn. You may also find yours…Read More

  3. 7 reasons to take dance classes 2018

    7 Reasons You Should Enroll In A Dance Class In 2018

    Dancing is one of those things that transcends most things. When it comes down to it, everyone loves to dance. Even if it is just in the privacy of your own shower, we have all been known to bust a move from time to time. If you are particularly fond of dancing and you want to get better at it, there is no better way than to take a weekly dance lesson at the Modern Ballroom Dance Studio. If you ha…Read More

  4. Our Ballroom Dance Studio Discusses 6 Random Dance Facts

    Here at the Modern Ballroom Dance Studio, we live to dance, which is why we love to learn as much about the subject as possible. Here are some of the most unusual facts we’ve discovered about dancing: Dancing Plague of 1518 In July 1518, the city of Strasbourg was struck with a dancing plague. It all started when a lady named Frau Troffea couldn’t stop dancing. After nearly a week of uncontrol…Read More

  5. The 3 Fitness Benefits You’ll Discover in the Ballroom Dance Studio

    Are you ready to take your fitness to the next level? Is the gym not for you? Not all of us enjoy surrounding ourselves with sweating, grunting meatheads. You could attend a fitness boot camp, but what if you can’t stand being yelled at? Few people enjoy having instructors bark orders at them, even for the sake of fitness. If you enjoy exercising outdoors, the winter time can be a dicey time of …Read More

  6. 6 Benefits You’ll Discover in the Ballroom Dance Studio

    Are you as mystified by ballroom dancing as we are? Throughout the history of film, dancers such as Gene Kelly, Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers have captivated us with their fancy footwork. Modern TV shows like Dancing with the Stars have reignited the public’s interest in the long-standing art of ballroom dance. Do you long to learn how to waltz or tango? Would you like to cut a rug on your next…Read More

  7. Ballroom Dance Studio Spotlight: Eight Facts About Patrick Swayze

    In our last blog, we briefly touched upon the career of dancer, actor, and heartthrob, Patrick Swayze. Although he was an accomplished dancer, he was tough as well. Movies such as Dirty Dancing, Roadhouse and Ghost cemented his star status. How did a kid from Houston, Texas grow into such a megastar? Who was Patrick Swayze? Dance Beginnings Growing up in Texas, Swayze’s mother was the director o…Read More

  8. Ballroom Dance Studio: Four More Actors Who Started as Dancers

    In our last blog, we discussed a few actors who began as dancers. From J Lo to Christopher Walken, their love of performing began when taking dance classes as kids. Since writing that blog, we've discovered even more actors who began in the dance world.   Zoe Saldana Born in New Jersey, Saldana moved to the Dominican Republic with her family when she was nine years old after her father died in a …Read More

  9. Ballroom Dance Studio: Six Actors Who Started as Dancers

    Are you a fan of the big screen? Many successful Hollywood actors worked hard in a variety of different jobs before getting their big break. For many of these stars, the love of acting and performing started at an early age. Dance classes and high school musicals provided the start for many famous celebrities. Some of the most talented actors started out in the dance world. Which actors began thei…Read More

  10. Chicago in the Ballroom Dance Studio

    At the Modern Ballroom Dance Studio, we love watching fantastic musicals. You may be familiar with one of our all-time favorite productions, Chicago, which was made into a 2002 feature film starring Catherine Zeta-Jones and Renee Zellweger. During its first year, the Broadway musical received mixed reviews. However, the following year, it received a variety of Tony nominations, although it didn't …Read More