Gary Franco Dance Coach
Gary Franco Dance Coach

Gary Franco Dance Coach

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Introduction: Gary coached and choreographed world champions in theater arts. He has danced with the Boston Ballet, American Folk Ballet and Los Angeles Classical Ballet and as a guest artist with multiple ballet companies. Musical credits: Saturday Night Fever (Cezar), Li'l Abner (Evil Eye Fleagle), Contact (Headwaiter), West Side Story (Bernardo), Grand Hotel (Bolero-L.A. Ovation award nominee best featured actor in a musical), Music Man (Tommy Djealus-M.A.C.Y. association award Best Performance in a Musical) Film and TV: The Producers, The Mask, Boys and Girls Guide, Murder She Wrote and Live To Dance. "During my 30 years experience as a partner and solo dancer I have developed an eye for what works on stage. I know how to pull the most out of any dancer and get them in touch with their inner artist. Whether preparing for international competition, audition or even wedding, I can get you where you want to be and more!"
Overview

Hired 35 times

Serves Gonzales, TX

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23 years in business

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Jul - Dec

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This pro indicated that they reviewed CDC safety guidelines for COVID-19 and pledged to do the following:

Maintain 6 feet of distance from customers

Wear masks during the job

Wear gloves during the job

Disinfect surfaces touched during the job

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Casey C.

Wedding Dance Lessons

Gary is amazing!!! We are so glad we booked him for our dance instructor for our First Dance of our wedding. 1. We are not dancers!! Gary is able to teach dance in a basic level for beginners! At the end of each lesson we were able to put it all together and be more confident in our dancing moves. 2. We wanted to do 2 types of dances, 1 slow romantic ballad followed by a fast up beat show stopped. Gary made this happen!! 3. Gary is flexible, friendly, and fun! Thank you Gary for helping make our special day one we will never forget!!
Aug 24, 2021
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Stephanie l.

Private Dance Lessons

It has been wonderful working with Gary! When I was searching for a dance instructor I felt like a beginner and he has given me so much confidence. I look forward to our lessons and working toward my goal of being able to dance pointe. He has been supportive, teaches with high expectations, and will break down what he is asking of me to ensure I am doing the steps correctly!
Aug 19, 2021
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Karyl D.

Private Dance Lessons

Wonderful coach! He helped us establish the basic steps for our first dance. It felt very romantic too! My partner can't dance and to create something beautiful and doable is magic!
Gary Franco Dance Coach's reply
You made my job so easy and enjoyable! Thank you so much! See you soon!
Jan 18, 2020
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Kenrika W.

Wedding Dance Lessons

We worked with Gary to help us coreograph our first dance. Working with him was INCREDIBLE. My husband has two left feet and no rhythm, like none (lol) and he was really insecure about dancing in front of people at the wedding. For our first lesson, Gary focused on dance basics and worked with my husband to ensure he understood certain movements and worked within his comfort zone. After our first lesson my husband was so excited to dance! He wanted to practice all the time and couldn't wait to attend lessons. Gary definitely helped his confidence in that area. He choreographed a beautiful, romantic dance for us and I would recommend him again and again. I almost want another excuse to work with him! He's professional, funny, and can work with you no matter your dance skill. Thanks Gary!
Oct 23, 2019
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Linda C.

Wedding Dance Lessons

Gary helped us choreograph our first dance for our wedding. My husband and I had no idea how to dance. Gary taught us basic dances moves and was patient with us throughout our lessons. Gary is also friendly and professional. Our first dance turned out amazing, and our wedding guests were very impressed. All thanks to Gary! :) Definitely recommend him if you need dance lessons!!
Oct 12, 2019
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