"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 - October 2017

in Northwest Philadelphia

Waltz on Mondays

Swing ~ Blues on Wednesdays

(Nov & Dec dates & dance types t.b.a.)

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 ~

Church of St. Martin-In-The-Fields

8000 St. Martin's Lane, Phila., PA 19118

directions (has off-street parking)
 

Waltz - Beyond the Basics

Mondays: Oct 2, 9, 23, 30 ~ 7 - 8:00 pm (practice time: 8 - 8:15)

This graceful dance is always in style. We'll cover the major elements of waltzing: Rotary (turning) technique; zig-zags; grapevines; promemade flourishes. Suitable for dancers who already have the foundations of waltz rhythm and stepping.

Cost - Fall 2017

$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 swing & blues - see below)

Registration for Waltz

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)

Swing - Beyond the Basics

Wednesdays: October 4, 11, 18, 25 ~ 7:00 to 8:00 pm (practice: 8 - 8:15)

Get hoppin' and boppin', jumpin' and jivin'...This course builds on the East Coast swing basics we taught in our September sessions. You'll learn popular and fun swing moves to enjoy on the dance floor.

Blues - Beyond the Basics

Wednesdays: October 4, 11, 18, 25 ~ 8:15 to 9:15 pm (practice: 8 - 8:15)

Get chill with the Blues! It's infectious rhythm is relaxed and smooth. We covered basic rhythm and steps in September; now we'll continue with partnering--communication, leading-following. Dancers with experience in any dance style can join us.

Cost - Fall 2017

$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 waltz - see above)

Registration for Swing & Blues

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)