Welcome to Pacific Grove Dance! The best dance studio on the Monterey
With dance lessons at Pacific Grove Dance, we concentrate on your level. If you're a beginner we'll take you step by step through some popular dances such as: Foxtrot, Tango, Swing or Salsa explaining the fundamentals of lead and follow, basic steps and rhythm. If you're an experienced dancer who would like to learn more advanced aspects of dancing: technique, styling or advance variations - we'll help you with that too.
What dance styles can I learn in ballroom dancing?
At our dance studio you can learn every style of dance you see
in the movies or on DTWS. You can choose to learn: Ballroom Tango, Waltz, Rumba, Cha cha,
Salsa, Foxtrot, N.C. 2 Step, Quickstep, Bolero, Mambo, Swing, Samba,
Viennese Waltz, Jive, Hustle, West Coast Swing, Argentine Tango
and Wedding dance. If you're not sure what dance start with - our
instructors can help you decide.
I can't dance! I have two left feet!
You would be surprised how often we hear that :) We will
adopt to your pace and meet your skill level whether you've
danced before or a novice. We have the most knowledgeable and experienced dance instructors
on the Monterey Peninsula. We have taught hundreds of students, in
both North America and Europe. You will quickly pick up a wide variety of dance skills
with our personally tailored methods.
What are the benefits of ballroom dancing?
- Firstly, dancing is a great hobby. We get a
lot of calls people looking for dance lessons in Monterey, Salinas
and Carmel looking to change up their daily routine/office work.
Dancing will give you:
:: A great form of aerobic exercise
:: New skills and learning of steps and routines
:: New friends
:: and.... A lot of fun!
What makes Tango, Salsa & Swing so popular on the Monterey Peninsula? Well, these three are the major ballroom dances world wide. If you go social dancing anywhere around Monterey you should know at least the basics of those dance styles. Not to mention competitively Salsa, swing, tango are the most attended events. And of course it's so much fun dancing them ;)