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Find a dance instructor near Sacramento, CA

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What do you wear to swing dance lessons?

Swing dance is an increasingly popular style of ballroom dance with a dress code that reflects its roots in the 1920s-1940s jazz era. Although many studios don’t require historically accurate costumes for their private dance lessons, many dancers want to dress the part. You can wear clothes that are comfortable to move — and sweat — in, such as T-shirts and loose skirts or khakis. Or for an appropriately vintage look, women often wear shirt dresses with a knee-length A-line or circle skirt that allows for plenty of swishy movement. Men usually opt for a button-down shirt and trousers. The most important part of a swing dance outfit is the shoes. Both men and women can opt for simple sneakers, like Keds, or leather dance shoes, such as saddle shoes. Until you have several dance lessons under your belt, stay away from heels.

How much do dance lessons cost?

Adults who want to learn to dance, whether to prepare for a wedding or to meet new people, often enjoy taking dance lessons from an experienced dance instructor. Instructors may offer classes one-on-one to individual students or couples, or to small groups. The national average cost for a dance instructor ranges from $30 to $50. Some studios offer a discounted introductory lessons or group lessons, as well as package deals that are more affordable than paying for individual lessons. Some dance instructors will travel to the student’s home, which usually costs more, while others hold small-group sessions in their studios. If you choose a small-group class, expect to pay less than for individual dance lessons.

Reviews for Sacramento dance instructors
Angelica A.
Leila is wonderful!!! Fiancé and I had Never danced before and she had us dancing in our first trial session!!! Looking forward to our upcoming dance lessons! Thank you Leila!
For Fun & Fitness DanceFor Fun & Fitness Dance
Bonnie B.
Wonderful experience with Fun & Fitness dance studio! The lessons, choreography and support in learning our dances has been absolutely great! I highly recommend!!
For Fun & Fitness DanceFor Fun & Fitness Dance
Jamari R.
Fun & Fitness Dance has been a great place to learn modern and classic dancing styles in a fun, no-pressure, and challenging (in a positive way) environment. I was nervous on my first day, but felt invited and accepted right when I met the instructor. I am excited to take more lessons!
For Fun & Fitness DanceFor Fun & Fitness Dance
McKenzie C.
Jennifer is very professional and a fabulous teacher! Our very first lesson had us leaving with smiles on our faces. As a couple, we cannot wait to show off our first dance to our family and friends, all thanks to Jennifer!
Jennifer RinemanJennifer Rineman
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