1. Five Things To Know Before Going to Your First Dance Lesson

    If you’ve decided to sign up for dance lessons for the first time, you probably have several questions combined with a bit of nervousness. If so, that’s okay and perfectly normal. At Modern Ballroom Dance Studio we’ve worked with hundreds of students and we want to make your dance experience a great one. In today’s post, we’re going to review the five things you should know before going …Read More

  2. Why Learning To Dance is Good For Children

    If you have kids, you know that it’s a full-time job keeping them entertained. And, if you don’t find healthy, engaging, and constructive things for them to do, they’ll end up spending way too much time on the couch in front of the big screen or the little screen. School sports are always a good option, but what about showing your child that there’s more out there and that fun doesn’t al…Read More

  3. Even More Reasons Why You Should Take Ballroom Dance Classes

    In our last post, we explored three different reasons why you should take ballroom dance classes. We discussed how you can meet fun new people to hang out with, get some great exercise, and build your confidence while you’re at it. But we just can’t stop there - in today’s post, we want to share three more reasons why you should take ballroom dance lessons. If you’re not convinced to give …Read More

  4. Three Reasons Why You Should Take Ballroom Dance Classes

    We’ll be honest, taking ballroom dance classes isn’t always the first thing people think of when asked what they are planning to do with their free time. The world is a busy place are there are so many options for ways to spend your time: Shows, dinner dates, sporting events, festivals, family gatherings, and the list goes on. With so many places to go, people to see, and things to do, why wou…Read More

  5. How to Convince Your Partner to Take Dance Classes

    If you’ve always wanted to take dance classes but your significant other can think of nothing that they’d like to do less, then you’re not alone. Usually, the situation involves a woman and her sports-loving, macho man, but the truth is, it isn’t limited to gender or masculinity. Many people have a general fear of dancing or learning to dance. If you feel like you’ll never win the battle…Read More

  6. Social Situations Where Your Ballroom Dance Lessons Will Pay Off

    When you think of dance lessons, you might think of little girls in pink tutus or someone pursuing a passion to work in the entertainment industry. However, taking adult dance classes just to learn how to be a better dancer can be fun and very rewarding. Have you ever been to a party or celebration and planned your escape route to coincide with when the dancing started? Or maybe you’re not afrai…Read More

  7. Tips for Planning the Perfect Quinceañera

    A young woman’s Quinceañera is one of the most significant events in her life for many reasons. It’s not just her fifteenth birthday, but it’s a rite of passage from adolescence to adulthood. It’s a coming-of-age celebration that has been an important part of many traditions for centuries. For some, it’s a time to confirm one’s religious beliefs, for others it’s just a big party tha…Read More

  8. The Power Of Positive Encouragement At Our Dance Studio In Woodbridge

    Telling someone that you know “Hey, you got this — I believe in you!” can go a long way in providing a positive impact. Conversely, breaking them down with nasty and unwarranted discouragement can also make you look bad while cutting down their self-esteem. It’s a two-way street. Among the many things in life that are directly affected by your attitude and the attitude of others, summoning…Read More

  9. Social Ballroom Dance Classes And The Art Of Not Caring What Anyone Thinks

    It’s only natural to care about what other people think about ourselves. Humans are social creatures, and we tend to validate our self-worth through interactions with other people. At the expense of sounding like an armchair psychologist, we really do feel the need to be accepted by everyone else around us. It’s a fairly universal desire among people. Now, when it comes to dancing, it’s impe…Read More

  10. Social Ballroom Dance Lessons And Alleviating Your Anxiety

    Whether you’re ready for it or not, anxiety can strike at the worst of times. Of course, no one can truly prepare for anxiety because it’s something that just...well, it just happens and there’s really no other explanation for it. This seemingly unexplainable feeling of being uneasy and uncomfortable can be triggered by many different things. Naturally, what triggers anxiety in people is hig…Read More