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Find a Dance Choreographer near San Jose, 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 San Jose dance choreographers
Aly G.
He's talented in dancing as well as teaching, plus he's got great vision in choreography! Very thoughtful.
Daniel Lee Tran DancesportDaniel Lee Tran Dancesport
Cherilyn D.
I wanted to wait until we got to experience a few months with Dan before writing a review. After the first couple months learning basic dance steps, Dan made it easy and fast, putting an awesome choreography together. My fiancé and I are still learning and polishing up our dance. All I can say is that I am super impressed. We are first time dancers with no experience. Dan has lots of patience and a great easy teaching method. We are learning quick for not having any experience. Once we get our wedding dance all polished up, we will be proud to share it with everyone! We're going to continue to learn dancing with Dan even after our wedding. He's a very talented and amazing dance instructor!
Daniel Lee Tran DancesportDaniel Lee Tran Dancesport
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