Della Santina Dance
B.A. in ballroom dance
Professional competitor for over 15 years
Instructor for 17 years
I love working with students of all levels. I specialize in Ballroom, Latin, and Wedding First Dance, Father/Daughter Dance, Mother/Son Dance.
I also teach country line dances and can be hired for corporate events or private parties.
Salsa, merengue, cha cha, samba, paso doble, jive, mambo, east coast swing, west coast swing, hustle, nightclub two step, American rumba, bolero, waltz, tango, foxtrot, Viennese waltz, quickstep, Peabody.
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Very patient and insight
February 20, 2023
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Frequently asked questions
What is your typical process for working with a new student?
Some students learn visually and others physically. Some even learn by taking notes. It’s best to first discover which way or ways my students best learn.
What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
B.A. in Ballroom Dance from BYUCoaching from a variety of top coaches. I’ve completed all around the United States. I’ve taught on cruise lines.
Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.
I offer hourly private lessons. Students can pay hour by hour or purchase a package of 10 lessons and get 1 freeI also offer a wedding package.
How did you get started teaching?
After college, I started teaching in South Bay, Orange County, and Pasadena. I also landed a job on cruises.
What types of students have you worked with?
Students of all ages from as young as 4 years old to 85 years young.
Describe a recent event you are fond of.
We just had a studio showcase which allows my students to perform for their family and friends.
What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?
You get what you pay for in life. Dance lessons are meant to train you both physically and mentally. It’s important you find a teacher you can connect with naturally.
What questions should students think through before talking to teachers about their needs?
What are my goals in dancing? What type of music do I enjoy?