Find a salsa dance lessons in Elmhurst, IL

Find salsa dance lessons in Elmhurst, IL

Find salsa dance lessons in Elmhurst, IL

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Top 10 salsa dance lessons in Elmhurst, IL

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Angelinabellydancer.com

Angelinabellydancer.com

New on Lessons
2 hires on Lessons
14+ years in business
Serves Elmhurst, IL
I've taugh and performed Bellydancing for 14 years in the Chicago area.I am a second generation dancer.My mom is Dahlena,she wrote the Art of Bellydance I have enjoyed teaching both adults and children.I teach traditional .folkloric and modern pop and flamenco fusion Bellydancing.I also provide private classes and coaching.I have been told my style is very different,very earthy.I hope you will enjoy my style and find your own .2002-3 Chicago Lyric Opera Thais was my most prestigious performance as principal dancer,as a bellydancer.My Mothers training was greatly responsible for that success.Angelinabellydancer.com is my website Angelina Ge...
Rose, Middle Eastern Belly Dancer

Rose, Middle Eastern Belly Dancer

New on Lessons
Serves Elmhurst, IL
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Chicago Dance Factory

Chicago Dance Factory

5.0(4)
Offers online services
2 hires on Lessons
12+ years in business
Serves Elmhurst, IL
Mary M. says, "Greatest instructor!!!! " Read more
Brittni Thorne Dance Lessons

Brittni Thorne Dance Lessons

5.0(1)
4 hires on Lessons
16+ years in business
Serves Elmhurst, IL
Phyllis Dixon L. says, "Good clear instruction and very patient" Read more
Releve Performing Arts

Releve Performing Arts

5.0(1)
1 hire on Lessons
4+ years in business
Serves Elmhurst, IL
Kathy K. says, "Great atmosphere and space for my 1st grader to learn dance." Read more
Sarita Smith Childs Dance

Sarita Smith Childs Dance

New on Lessons
Offers online services
25+ years in business
Serves Elmhurst, IL
I am a 3Arts Chicago awardee for Choreography and Teaching, a Black Theatre Alliance Awardee for Performance and a Ruth Page Awardee for Dance Performance. I train professional dance artists; pre-professional junior high to university students; and beginning adults who enjoy moving for the love of dance, fitness and health benefits. I am currently an Instructor of Dance at Loyola University and a Visiting Assitant Professor of Dance at Northern Il University. My former students are on the faculties of university dance departments, artisitc directors of Hip Hop companies, rehearsal assitants at major contemporary US dance companies, compan...
Lain Avery Dance Coach&Choreographer

Lain Avery Dance Coach&Choreographer

New on Lessons
1 hire on Lessons
Serves Elmhurst, IL
I am a retired dancer now coaching dancers in technique and performance building for dancers building a pre-professional career. In addition, I am coaching dancers interested in performing at a competitive level as soloist as well as joining a competitive traveling team. Dancers training with me will be trained in classical ballet and pointe technique as well as jazz, tap, acro, lyrical, and contemporary. I look to train professinal individuals both in dance and in life with an appreciation of all forms of art. In addition to privates, I also run a competitive team based out of Wheaton IL. Dancers compete throughout Illinois and travel to di...
Ovation Academy For The Performing Arts

Ovation Academy For The Performing Arts

New on Lessons
10+ years in business
Serves Elmhurst, IL
Founded in 2014, Ovation Academy for the Performing Arts, located in Oak Park, Illinois and serving its surrounding areas, stands out as a superior provider of performing arts training and instruction. The Academy's dynamic and passionate instructors foster creativity, intellectual growth, confidence, and teamwork, preparing students for lifelong learning in the arts. Offering programs ranging from musical theater to acting tools, Ovation Academy caters to all aspiring performers aged 4-18, focusing on excellence, enthusiasm, professionalism, and passion. It's more than just an academy, it's a place where children learn to express themselves
The Academy Of Music And Art, Inc.

The Academy Of Music And Art, Inc.

New on Lessons
33+ years in business
Serves Elmhurst, IL
Trying to decide between a few different Music, Art and Dance Schools? If you are looking for music, art and dance you are at the right place! The Academy of Music and Art is a fun and friendly place to take lessons. We are here to help you get the most from your classes. You will fit in! You are taught in a way that is designed to build your self-esteem. Beginners & children are welcome. Classes are all about you, your interests and your goals. You can learn and have fun at the same time. Convenient after school, evening and weekend classes. Dance classes for ages 2 and up. Music lessons for ages 3 and up. ...
Little Parade

Little Parade

New on Lessons
Serves Elmhurst, IL
Little Parade, located in Chicago, Illinois and its surrounding areas, is a unique establishment fostering growth and bonding between parents and their young ones through the power of music. As a special place of learning and connection, Little Parade promises an enriching experience that transcends the typical everyday activities. Visit Little Parade today to experience the joy of music and bonding that awaits you and your little ones.

Your salsa dancing questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Lessons.

How much are salsa dance lessons?

The cost of salsa dance lessons can vary based on different factors like the location, studio or instructor, lesson format, and available packages. Typically, group classes range from $15 to $30 per session,while private lessons can cost between $50 and $100. Some studios may have special introductory offers or workshops at reduced rates.

For accurate pricing details, it is recommended to directly contact local dance studios or instructors who can also inform you about any ongoing promotions.

What should I wear to salsa dance lessons?

When it comes to attire for salsa dance lessons, prioritize comfort and flexibility. Opt for loose clothing that allows easy movement, such as leggings or yoga pants for women and comfortable pants or shorts for men. Avoid wearing restrictive garments like jeans that may hinder your movements or cause inconvenience to your dance partner.

For footwear, select comfortable closed-toe shoes with good ankle support. Leather-soled shoes are ideal for smooth dancing, but clean sneakers can also suffice initially. Steer clear of open-toed or high-heeled shoes as they can pose risks during dancing.

Where can I take salsa dancing lessons?

If you are looking to enroll in salsa dancing lessons, there are various options available:

  • Dance Studios: These establishments offer salsa classes catering to all skill levels and provide a structured learning environment along with the chance to interact with fellow dancers.
  • Community or Recreation Centers: Sometimes these centers include salsa classes in their fitness or arts programs at more affordable rates compared to dance studios.
  • Private Instructors: Private instructors can be found through platforms like Lessons.com or via recommendations. This option offers personalized guidance and is suitable for individuals seeking individualized attention or those who prefer a more private learning setting.
  • Online Resources: While not a replacement for in-person classes, online tutorials and video lessons can complement your learning process or serve as an initial step if attending physical classes is not feasible.

What questions should I ask a salsa instructor?

Before committing to salsa lessons, it is advisable to ask potential instructors certain questions to ensure they align with your needs:

  • What is your experience in teaching salsa dance and at what proficiency levels?
  • What teaching approach do you follow? Do you emphasize technique, improvisation, or social dancing?
  • How large are your classes typically and what is the class structure?
  • Do you offer classes for beginners, intermediates, and advanced learners?
  • What is your policy regarding cancellations for private or group lessons?
  • Are there any prerequisites for joining your classes such as prior dance experience?

How do I choose a salsa instructor?

When selecting a salsa instructor, consider these recommendations to improve your chances of finding an instructor who suits your dance goals:

  • Choose an instructor with experience teaching salsa at the level you desire and look for certifications from reputable dance organizations.
  • Select an instructor whose teaching style matches your learning preferences.
  • Evaluate their personality and communication style during an initial consultation or trial class.
  • Read reviews on platforms like Lessons.com and Google or seek recommendations from friends who have taken salsa lessons.
  • Pick a studio that is convenient to your location and has classes that fit your schedule and budget.

Reviews for Elmhurst salsa dance lessons

Recent success stories from people in the Elmhurst area.
Eileen R.
The instructors are very personable and very patient. They explain in detail the dance movements and flow along with the musicality that is so important to understanding dance. And work with you until you understand and are able to perform the dance. I love going to the studio; to me they are family.
Chicago Dance Factory
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