Group Classes

WEDNESDAYS

6:30 pm WC Swing – Int/Adv
Details: Learn fun WC Swing moves. Learn about communicating with a partner (connection/lead/follow) & how to move to create some style! Following “King of Swing” & World Champ methods. This class runs monthly. Weekly 8:00p Wednesday “Midweek Swing” dance included in class registration so plan to stay after class for a fun practice. This class runs monthly. Check out future Dinner Tour & Live Band nights on our events page & 6thAveDinnerTours.com
Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Coach: Natasha Thayer
Series Start Dates: Aug 9 – 4 week series
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7:15 pm WC Swing Foundation – “Layers of WC Swing”
Details: Must have taken our “Conversation, the Foundation of WCS” at least once to be accepted to register for this class. Rhythm & foundation patterns in your WC Swing. Bump up the technique for sound basics to lead you to fun variations! Learn about communicating with a partner (connection/lead/follow) & how to move to create style! Following “King of Swing” & World Champ methods. Weekly 8:00p Wednesday “Midweek Swing” dance included in class registration so plan to stay after class for a fun practice. This class runs monthly. Check out future Dinner Tour & Live Band nights on our events page & 6thAveDinnerTours.com
Level: Level 2
Coach: Natasha Thayer
Series Start Dates: July 5 – 4 week series, Aug 2 – 5 week series…)
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7:15 pm Intro to WC Swing – Conversation, the Foundation of WCS
NEW TO WEST COAST SWING?
This is definitely the place to start. You’ll be surprised how easy WC Swing can be to begin! Learn about communicating with a partner (connection/lead/follow), and how to have a conversation with your partner, without having to multi-task! Be able to go out dancing after the first night!
NOT NEW TO WCS
but never taken a class here? This is definitely the place to start! WCS is all about having a conversation with your partner and is the best dance to help you learn how to communicate and develop a conversation for any dance style.
Details:  Class will take the 3 foundation WCS moves and explore connection and conversation through 17 moves and variations through the month.
Weekly 8:00p Wednesday “Midweek Swing” dance included in class registration so plan to stay after class for a fun practice. This class runs monthly.
Check out future Dinner Tour & Live Band nights on our events page & 6thAveDinnerTours.com
Level: Foundation – start here if you are new to WC Swing classes at Studio 6 (pre-req to any of our other WC Swing classes) or if WC Swing is new to you!
Series Start Dates: First week of every Month (for example: July 5 – 4 week series, Aug 2 – 5 week series…)
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8:00 pm “Midweek Swing” Jam Open Dancing – WC Swing, Blues, Fusion… (drop-in)
Details: Practice your new craft! Song requests taken! Open to all! Only $5 or included with attendance of one of our WC classes.
Level: All
Time: 8p until we drop
Pay $5 atd, online ahead of time or on the Mindbody app!


THURSDAYS

pm Youth Ballroom
Details: Learn multiple styles of dance like Swing and Salsa!
Level: All
Series Start Dates:  Taking registration requests, contact us!
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4:45 pm Teen Dancesport
Details: Learn multiple styles of dance like Swing and Salsa!
Level: All
Series Start Dates:
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6:30 pm Smooth Dances
Details: Like you’ve never seen them before! Dance focus changes monthly in this order: Tango, Waltz, Foxtrot, Quickstep, and Viennese Waltz. Learn to move smoothly through patterns.
Level: All
Coach: Natasha Thayer
Series Start Dates: First week of every Month (July 6 – Viennese Waltz 4 week series, Aug 3 – Amr Tango 5 week …)
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7:15 pm Rhythm/Latin Dances
Details: Like you’ve never seen them before! Dance focus changes monthly in this order: Cha Cha, Bolero, EC Swing/Jive, Samba, and Rumba. Learn to move smoothly through patterns.
Level: All
Coach: Natasha Thayer
Series Start Dates: First week of every Month (for example: (July 6 – Rumba 4 week series, Aug 3 – Cha Cha 5 week …)
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8:00 pm Bachata
Details:
Level: 2 levels held at the same time
Series Start Dates: First week of every Month (July 6 – 4 week series, Aug 3 – 5 week …)
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8:45 pm Salsa Foundation
Details: Fun ways to make Salsa simple and easily expand your knowledge in a short amount of time! This class is often taken more than once for even more material. Class runs monthly. “You [Natasha Thayer at Studio 6 Ballroom] are truly the most productive Salsa teacher I’ve had.” – Tiffani T.
Level: Beg-Int
Series Start Dates: First week of every Month (July 6 – 4 week series, Aug 3 – 5 week …)
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8:45 pm Salsa Lab (Int/Adv)
Details: Learn how to move with flare, ease, and safety with a partner to this fast paced dance with proper technique and fun moves. This class runs monthly.
Level: Int-Adv
Coach: Natasha Thayer
Series Start Dates: First week of every Month (July 6 – 4 week series, Aug 3 – 5 week …)
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FRIDAYS

7:30 pm Argentine Tango Practica – Guided (drop-in)
Details: Natasha brings over 15 years experience in Argentine Tango and over 25 years experience in movement, partnering, and teaching to this class to help you achieve your goals.
Level: All
Coach: Natasha Thayer & Wes Rogers
Series Start Dates: $10 drop-in every Friday or just $15 for both Friday events!
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8:30 pm Pre-Dance Lessons: Merengue & Salsa (drop-in)
Details: Entrance starts at 8:30p (early is always welcome too!). “Learn a move” mini lessons in Merengue & Salsa start 8:45p with open dancing at 9:15p included! Latin night starts the evening and mixed music finishes the evening.
Level: All
Series Start Dates: $10 drop-in every Friday or just $15 for both Friday events!
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SATURDAYS

12:00 pm “Chicken’s” Class (Beginners Class) – great place to start!
Details: Scared to begin? Never interested in becoming a “dancer” but wanting to know how to dance some helpful dances? Watching everyone else have ffun? A great way to break the ice with others in the same boat! Get introductions to multiple helpful dances lik Swing, slow dances, and jazzy dances to the the town with! This class runs monthly.
Level: Beginners
Series Start Dates: First week of every Month (July 8 – 4 week series, Aug 12 – 3 week …)
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1:00 pm Syllabus & Technique
Details: Multiple styles covered. Private lesson info in a small group class setting! Contact for approval to join class. This class runs monthly.
Level: mixed
Series Start Dates: Check with us for approval to join class.

pm Performance Team Class
Details: Contact studio for details & to audition for team
Level: All
Series Start Dates:

0 pm “Fred/Fred & Ginger/Ginger”
Details: Same sex patner class. Variety of dances. This class runs monthly
Level: All
Series Start Dates: First week of every Month  – registration coming soon, collecting requests now! Let us know if you’re interested!
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GROUP CLASS TUITION RATE
Series group classes priced per person breaking down to $15 per class
4 week series = $60
5 week series = $75
+ admin fee
 DROP-IN RATE
Must have approval of instructor as to not disrupt the learning progression of the class.
Per Class Per Person (if approved) = $18
+ admin fee 

“THE UNLIMITED”
Unlimited Group Classes, Practice, plus 1 Private Coaching.
A monthly membership. Over a $700 value!
Price per month: $249 Individual / $349 Couple

LOYALTY REWARDS PROGRAM
Simple as a Waltz…
1) “Opt in” to rewards program on our online booking program
2) Earn credit purchasing classes
3) Earn even more credit enrolling online
4) Earn credit referring someone!
COLLEGE/MILITARY
Must register & pay in full for class series no later than  one week prior to class start date.  Must bring current ID to confirm discount.
10% off
PRACTICE
Fun practice opportunities! Song requests taken.
Wednesday 8:00p WC Swing & Blues = $5 

Friday 7:30p Tango Practica with mini lesson  = $10
Friday 8:30p Salsa & more  = $10 or only $5 add-on if you attend Tango!
Includes 8:45p lesson. Dance styles can be separated into our other rooms including Swing, Lindy, Blues, Tango, and more!
Practice on your own = $20-$25/room. Special rate if currently enrolled: $5/person/hr for shared space
3 rooms for dancing! Be sure to schedule ahead.
Most classes run month long.
Group class rates are listed per person.
No partner necessary to join the fun!
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Or, for personalized assistance,
info@studio6ballroom.com
text or call (253) 905-5301

Lesson at Studio 6 Ballroom

Group Lesson with Event Rental

$150(30 min)

Group Lesson/s Once or Series (8 people minimum)

$15.00 per person

Off Location (away from Studio 6 Ballroom)

Group Lessons w/One Instructor

$200(30 min) 

Lesson beyond 10 miles of studio, extra instructors, extra dance time are additional charge.

 

  • You must pre-register online for rewards credits.  You are also welcome to text or call (253) 905-5301, email, or come in person to insure enough space and for updates regarding the class.For better learning, most of our group classes are set up to run from beginning to end of the month. Joining class after the 1st week requires permission from the instructor to join unless otherwise noted. Please call ahead.7:30p Fridays feature drop-in Tango mini lesson and practica. 8:30p Fridays feature drop-in “Learn a move” mini lessons and including dancing afterwards.8:30p Wednesdays features drop-in Swing & Blues practice.Series classes run 3/4 of an hour allowing you time to digest the information given, practice, and ask any questions that arise from that.Tuition is good for the series/month & class you have registered for only. Tuition is non-refundable.“What if I miss a class?” No worries, we still want you to have the opportunity to learn! We you let us know when you will be missing a class ahead of time so that we can work to balance the class, we will give you a ticket to our Friday night lesson & practice to use at your convenience! We want to make sure you are still able to move forward with your learning and the bonus practice after the Friday lesson comes in very handy!

    If you are approved by the instructor as a 1 time drop-in, and it will not disrupt the class’ forward progress, $18 drop in charge. There is no guarantee of space or partner in class if you register after the pre-registration deadline.

    Make up classes for missed classes due to injury or illness may be arranged through the instructor. See instructor for details & approval.

    Instructor has the right to run a class with 3 or fewer students as a half hour private–at no additional charge to the student(s)

    Any checks returned for non-sufficient funds will be subject to a $35 charge

    We reserve the right to refuse service

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