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  • Fernanda Cedeno Dance & Fitness

    Fernanda Cedeno Dance & Fitness

    San Rafael, CA 94901

    5.0 (6)

    My goal is to inspire. My greatest joy is using my teaching skills, technical training and choreography to help people of all ages and levels discover their own abilities. My job is to make everyone look good, and I love my job. I earned a BA in International Business from UTE University, Ecuador, and performed there with the Falcons Dance Academy. Over the last decade, I’ve studied with Bay Area dance teachers in both private and group classes, including Alonzo King LINES Ballet, Dance Mission and Roco Dance. I’ve enjoyed performing with well-known companies Salsamania, Jass
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  • Escuela De Tango De Buenos Aires

    Escuela De Tango De Buenos Aires

    San Francisco, CA 94124

    5.0 (4)

    I was born in Argentina. Through my family and the community that saw my upbringing, I have been intimately involved with Tango all my life, and have been an Argentine Tango dancer, choreographer and instructor for over 30 years. I profoundly love Tango dancing, music, and culture, particularly that of the Golden Era. I am a milonguero. I have been teaching tango since 1994, giving lessons and performing in Argentina, USA, Canada, Europe and Indonesia. Academically, I taught Tango at institutions like the City of Rosario Ministry of Culture, and Rosario’s National Theatre School. In
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  • Expressive Arts And Dance Fitness

    Expressive Arts And Dance Fitness

    San Francisco, CA 94110

    5.0 (2)

    I am a Bilingual Spanish/English expressive arts trainee with a background in wellness programs and dance and fitness instruction. I work with children, youth, adults and older adults delivering customized sessions with the objective of enhacing your physical and mental health, and reigniting creativity. I am a Zumba Fitness instructor with several years experience, teaching both open and private classes at studios, institutions, and private groups. I also teach beginners latin dance classes such as Salsa, Bachata, and choreos for quinceaneras or weddings.
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  • Beth Abrams Dance Classes

    Beth Abrams Dance Classes

    San Francisco, CA 94110

    5.0 (1)

    I teach a unique floor barre class, based on ballet but including yoga, Feldenkrais and other dance influences and healing modalities to offer an eclectic class that balances teaching alignment with stretching, strengthening and awareness of breath that is appropriate for students of all levels, including professional dancers. I have taught this class for over 30 years and over that time, it has evolved to be what it is today, a great workout that is healing to the body, mind and spirit!Please check out the website at: bethabramsdance.com
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  • Climate Narwhal

    Climate Narwhal

    San Francisco, CA 94103

    5.0 (1)

    I have been a professional artist and athlete performing internationally since the age of 14 in the forms of Meisner acting, stand-up comedy, writing, ballet, flamenco, spanish dance, modern dance, hip hop, gymnatsics, salsa, belly dance, singing, choreographing, directing. I perform in shows/films/projects and teach regularly. I teach all of these genres as well as personal training and barre/hiit/cardio classes. More information at caroleacuna.com
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  • H2O Dance Company

    H2O Dance Company

    Oakland, CA 94619

    I love dance! I love to share dance with my students. I have been teaching for 10 years and have experience with all ages. I've been dancing since I was 7 and I'm 27 now, so it's been awhile! I have 2 degrees (BFA and MFA), both in dance. It is may passion and my life career. I teach ballet, tap, jazz, modern, improvisation, and choreography. I've received a few awards for choreography and have worked at a few studios in the Bay Area - now I'm trying to build my individual base for teaching. I look forward to meeting you! Feel free to ask any questions you may have! Happy dancing, Rebekah
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  • Candy Dance Teacher

    Candy Dance Teacher

    San Francisco, CA 94158

    I have the skills to work with children, I have over 10 years of experience working with them and I love to learn together through dance . My bosses they say in the letters of recommendations attached to them . I am positive I have the skills. I have a strong background as a Ballet performer and choreographer, which I achieved during my graduate studies in the Alicia Alonso Dance Institute in the Rey Juan Carlos University in Madrid (Spain). I also graduated from Ballet pedagogy in the same institution, where I also underwent Master studies on performing arts in 2010. Ever since I have devel
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  • Annie's Dance And Yoga Lessons

    Annie's Dance And Yoga Lessons

    Oakland, CA 94611

    Hi everyone! I have been dancing since I was 4 years old and I absolutely love sharing my lifelong passion for dance and yoga with others. My early background includes classical and contemporary ballet training from Gustafson School of Dance and theater arts in various professional companies in my hometown of Santa Barbara. I received my B.A. in Dance in 2012 from UC Irvine, one of the top dance universities in the country. Here, I trained in ballet, jazz and modern dance and was selected as a distinguished choreographer and created several original works of choreography. I spent my senior yea
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  • Jada Malone Dance Lessons

    Jada Malone Dance Lessons

    Antioch, CA 94509

    Do you like to move around and dance to music? Whether it be dance, acrobatics, ballet, contemporary dance, hip hop dance, jazz dance, or tap dance, I am here to teach you. Contact me so I can give you more details about it.

  • Elite Naach Academy

    Elite Naach Academy

    Corte Madera, CA 94925

    Enakshi Vyas has 11 years of professional dance training in Jazz, Tap, and Kathak from Just Dance Academy and Chhandam School of Kathak. As part of her training, she performed with the Just Dance Academy Competitive Team and was a member of the Chitresh Das Youth Company. In 2007, she left both institutions to further her dance studies both academically and recreationally. Her course work included exposure to a variety of other styles, including Bharata Natyam, West African Folk, Ballet, Contemporary, Hip Hop, Indian Folk styles, and Bollywood Dance. Enakshi has been a professional c
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  • Nikita Jew's Ballet Conservatory

    Nikita Jew's Ballet Conservatory

    Berkeley, CA 94702

    I teach dance to students of all ages for several years now. I want to share with you my passion. I want to be able to help you be good at it. Please give me a call for inquiries and reservations. Thank you!

  • Tap Dance Room

    Tap Dance Room

    San Francisco, CA 94110

    The best adult tap training on the planet if you want to get really good at tap dancing. All classes taught by Guinness World Champion, Rosie Radiator.  Loose ankle tap releases your natural style and produces smooth fast professional quality tap.

  • 13th Empression Creative Movement

    13th Empression Creative Movement

    Berkeley, CA 94709

    I teach dance to students of all ages for several years now. I want to share with you my passion. I want to be able to help you be good at it. Please give me a call for inquiries and reservations. Thank you!

  • Dance Is You

    Dance Is You

    San Mateo, CA 94401

    I teach dance to students of all ages for several years now. I want to share with you my passion. I want to be able to help you be good at it. Please give me a call for inquiries and reservations. Thank you!

  • Mike Gaughan Dance Lessons

    Mike Gaughan Dance Lessons

    Antioch, CA 94531

    I worked as a professional full time ballroom dance instructor full time at a large chain and learned the structure of learning and teaching all dances in group and private lessons. waltz, vienese waltz, argentine and american tango, lindy hop, foxtrot, chacha, mambo, rumba, bolero I come from a strong social dance background: salsa, bachata, west coast swing, blues/fusion. zouk I play guitar and bass, was drawn to blues music at first. as an athlete I am a brazilian jiu jitsu blue belt formerly sponsored by on the mat fight shop while I was a competitive fighter, cross trained in muay thai a
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  • Monique's Ballet SF

    Monique's Ballet SF

    San Francisco, CA 94103

    Have you always dreamed of taking ballet classes but feel like its's too late or too early? Never too late to learn ballet.Monique classes are a fun way to tone and tighten your body while learning the fundamental ballet technique. Monique is Japanese French,trained  Rossela Hightower International Ballet Cannes, France. She worked as a professional dancer  with Avignon Opera France,Normandy OperaFrance, LAballet US.she has been teaching and coreograghying more than 15years in Bay Area. She formed Monique's Ballet SF for dedicated instruction service. So all class sizes are small(8 p
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  • A. Keyes Dance / Asharah

    A. Keyes Dance / Asharah

    Albany, CA 94706

    Asharah is internationally renowned for her strong technique, dramatic fusion of tribal and cabaret belly dance, tough but compassionate teaching style, and her dedication to raising professional and artistic standards in belly dance. She has taught throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, and Asia; and her 2008 instructional DVD, Modern Tribal Bellydance with Asharah, is considered one of the best instructional belly dance DVDs on the market for belly dancers of all styles and levels. She is fiercely dedicated to educating dancers about the history and culture of the Middle East and the
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  • Dance Choreography By Cory Mathis

    Dance Choreography By Cory Mathis

    San Francisco, CA 94122

    I am a professional dance teacher that works at a studio just looking to do some extra choreography around the Bay Area! I live in San Francisco but willing to drive all over the Bay area to choreograph/teach for you. I have been dancing for 10 years and I started teaching at the age of 15. I have been on a competition team since the age of 4 and have been to multiple competitions and conventions and masterclasses with dancers from SYTYCD and many more! I have won many Awards such as Choreography Awards, Most Entertaining Dancer, Triple Crown Dancer, MVD Award, Judges Choice Awards and ma
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  • Principal Creative & Performing Arts

    Principal Creative & Performing Arts

    San Mateo, CA 94402

    PCPA is the premiere dance studio on the Peninsula.  Principal Creative & Performing Arts offers dance classes for kids and adults in our San Mateo studio. Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Contemporary, Lyrical, Capoeira, Musical Theatre, and Hip Hop Dance classes are all available. New dancers get one free trial class. 

  • Shahrzad Dance Academy

    Shahrzad Dance Academy

    Richmond, CA 94805

    I specialize in a very rare and beautiful dance style called classical Persian dance. There are a handful of instructors in the world who teach it. TI often travel all over Europe and the US to teach this dance. The style is both fluid and rhythmic, elegant and feminine while poetically passionate and expressive. I have a Masters Degree in dance (Modern) and grew up doing Persian dance. I have spent the last two decades creating a format for teaching Persian dance, and recently published the first instructional Persian dance book. I also have DVDs and online classes, in addition to Skype consu
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  • Riar Academy Of Performing Arts (RAPA)

    Riar Academy Of Performing Arts (RAPA)

    San Rafael, CA 94903

    Riar Academy of Performing Arts is an exclusive Indian dance training academy specializing in both Bollywood Dance and Classical Kathak Dance. Learn from professionals straight from the Industry who have trained many of the major Bollywood Celebrities!Classes are held year-round for all ages and skill levels, including Kids through Adults, Advanced Placement and a unique Intensive Training Program. We host two large student shows each year, and our students also perform year-round at many large-scale events throughout the Bay Area and beyond. Contact us today to get started!Check out one of ou
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  • Van Der Zwaan Dance Studio

    Van Der Zwaan Dance Studio

    Berkeley, CA 94704

    We have a big variety of dance classes with fantastic instructors. We create a very welcome and save envirorment where every dancer can improve with confidence.  We offer beginner to advanged dance levels, for children and adults. Students have the opportunity to perform in June and December in big dance productions. We have a Mini and Junior Dance Competition team for the dancer who likes to compete. Our Junior Team girls compete at least 4-5 times a year and have been on Dance Moms and will appear on Dance Moms again Oct 22nd. We won best of  parents Press of the East Bay 2016 We a
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  • In The Groove Studios

    In The Groove Studios

    Oakland, CA 94610

    At In The Groove, our goal is to help you become the person you aspire to be. Whether you want to be an industry dancer, trained diva, or just a casual class taker, we'll guide you through your decisions, providing fresh options and then standing back while you choose your favorite classes we have to offer. We pull it all together in an environment that is fun and not intimidating. Welcome to our sanctuary, embrace the love of dance!
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  • Presidio Dance Theatre

    Presidio Dance Theatre

    San Francisco, CA 94129

    Our youth programs in Ballet and Character Dance, begin at 2.5 years with sequential curriculum based on the Russian Vaganova syllabus. Those who are interested in a deeper commitment may audition for PDT’s Youth Company (Pre-Professional Program, with entry level at age 6 years to college age). We also offer classes in Tap, Hip Hop and Musical Theatre. As a Performance-Based School, students are invited to perform in Presidio Dance Theatre’s signature productions on leading SF stages.
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  • 1st Russian Ballet School

    1st Russian Ballet School

    San Francisco, CA 94115

    1st Russian Ballet School, under the artistic direction of the renowned Ballet Instructor, Julia Zharova, offers ballet classes in the modern, easily accessible facility in San Francisco’s Pacific Heights neighborhood. The school focuses on classical ballet and uses the Vaganova Method of instruction.

  • Elan Fitness Center

    Elan Fitness Center

    San Anselmo, CA 94960

    Elan is a family run fitness center, where, since 1984 we have been dedicated to helping women achieve their health & ftiness goals. We believe that physical wellness promotes a healthier and happier lifestyle.  

  • Steps On Toes

    Steps On Toes

    Oakland, CA 94610

    I have been teaching dance since 1980 and have never had a student I couldn't teach.  I love the challenge of figuring out the best teaching style for each student.  I've worked with students who could not learn from other teachers, as well as students with physical and mental blocks to learning. I focus on the basics of connecting to a partner, leading and following skills, and how to find the beat if music is a challenge.  I teach social dance, not competitive dance.  I offer a variety of Swing including Lindy Hop, as well as Salsa, Social Ballroom, Country Western, Cajun
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  • Spindrift School Of Performing Arts

    Spindrift School Of Performing Arts

    Pacifica, CA 94044

    We are a non-profit children's Performing Arts School. We offer classes and private lessons and summer camps. We do have adults in our private studios and a dance class or two. Established in 1994, we operate in Pacifica primarily but have outreach in schools and preschools as far as San Francisco.  We offer session based training in music, dance, theatre, improvisation and musical theatre. We offer private lessons in piano, voice, cello, violin and guitar. We have a Dance Company for ages 7 to 19 with 4 levels offered and produce a dance concert yearly. Our dance classes have recitals at
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  • Peninsula Dance Oasis

    Peninsula Dance Oasis

    San Mateo, CA 94401

    I am patient and teach with clarity, step by step. I instill in my students a passion for social dancing! Unlike others, I do not hold back teaching them as much as they could digest. I have developed an unique way of teaching so students will retain much more. Many students commented that they felt afer taking a ton of lessons, they forgot most of them, thus wasting their money and time. I have found a way to solve that, proven by my weekly group class of 70 some students.  Also, I do not scold them if they keep making the same mistakes. I help my students improve week after week, month
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  • Beginners Intro To Bachata & Salsa Dancing

    Beginners Intro To Bachata & Salsa Dancing

    San Francisco, CA 94130

    Hello ladies and gentlemen...A fan of Bachata or Salsa music?Looking to not embarrass yourself at a family or friend's party? Looking to know more than a basic two step when going to a latin club? Looking for a new hobby/form of exercise? Want to just try something new with your friends,siblings, significant other? If any of these things resonate with you, I recommend trying at least a couple of classes of instruction.Lesson availability from 6pm- 10pm on tues,thurs,fri and weekends, 2pm -8pm mondays and wednesdays. Lesson time ranges between 1 and 2 hours. Prefer meet ups in public locations
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