ADULT ACADEMY

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Latin Nights

Thursdays @ 8:30pm

Come dance to the rhythm of your favorite latin tunes! Enjoy a free 20-minute group class and 70 minutes of social dancing. $10/person. 

Mid-Summer Extravaganza

Saturday July 31 @ 7:30pm
$25/Person

Social dancing, Hors D’Oeuvres, Show Numbers
Outside Performers Welcome

East Coast Swing Workshop

Augus 7th – Saturday @ 6:30pm

This FREE, live, in-person class is perfect for a date night or activity at the studio. Grab your partner off the couch and get moving together! Instructor Alex Olivares will help you chase the social-distancing blues away.

Adult Couples Formation Team

• Couples Team – Mondays 7:30-9:30pm

For adult dancers who would like to experience formation ballroom dance. Some ballroom dance experience is required to participate. Please contact Alex Olivares if you are interested in joining the team by email.

Adult Ladies Formation Team

• Ladies Team – Saturdays 10:00am-12:00pm

For adult dancers who would like to experience formation ballroom dance. Some ballroom dance experience is required to participate. Please contact Alex Olivares if you are interested in joining the team by email.

Latin Drills

• SATURDAYS  @ 11 – 12:00pm
• $60/Person (4-Week Series)

This class is for dancers that want to improve their knowledge of Latin technique while learning fun open choreography. You can expect to improve your Cuban motion, leg action, rhythm, arm styling, timing, foot articulation, and much more. This class is fast paced, and you must have at least a basic understanding of Bronze level patterns to attend. Notably, there will be no partner dancing in this class. Social distancing & masks required – limit 10 dancers.

SHALL WE DANCE SOCIALS

Held at the studio in Auburn. Come dance to the rhythm of your favorite ballroom tunes. Free 20 min group class + 70 min social dancing. $10/person.

ADULT CLASS SCHEDULE & PRICING

Here you will find the basic class schedule offerings listed by days/times for each month.
GREEN = Beginning Level Classes • BLUE = Intermediate Level Classes • RED = Technique Classes

WEDNESDAYS

July

Starting 7/7
7:00PM – BEG – East Coast Swing
8:00PM – INT – American Tango

August

Starting 8/4
7:30PM – BEG – Viennese Waltz
8:30PM – INT – East Coast Swing

September

Starting 9/1
7:30PM – BEG – American Cha Cha
8:30PM – INT – American Viennese Waltz

October

Starting 9/29
7:30PM – BEG – American Waltz
8:30PM – INT – American Cha Cha

November

Starting 10/27
7:30PM – BEG – American Rumba
8:30PM – INT – American Waltz

December

Starting 12/01
7:30PM – BEG – American Foxtrot
8:30PM – INT – American Rumba

THURSDAYS

July

Starting 7/8
7:30PM – Latin Social Dance
Salsa/Bachata/Merengue

August

Starting 8/5
8:00PM – Latin Social Dance
Salsa/Bachata/Merengue

September

Starting 9/2
8:00PM – Latin Social Dance
Salsa/Bachata/Merengue

October

Starting 9/30
8:00PM – Latin Social Dance
Salsa/Bachata/Merengue

November

No Classes Held

December

No Classes Held

FRIDAYS

July

No Classes Held

August

Starting 8/6
7:00PM – BEG – American Foxtrot
8:00PM – INT – Bolero

September

Starting 9/3
7:00PM – BEG – West Coast Swing
8:00PM – INT – American Foxtrot

October

Starting 10/01
7:00PM – BEG – American Tango
8:00PM – INT – West Coast Swing

November

Starting 10/29
7:30pm Latin Social Dances
Salsa/Bachata/Merengue

December

Starting 12/03
7:30pm Latin Social Dances
Salsa/Bachata/Merengue

SATURDAYS

July

Starting 7/3
11:00AM – Latin Drills
6:30PM – BEG – Country Two-Step
7:30PM – INT – American Rumba

August

Starting 8/7
12:00PM – Latin Drills
7:30PM – INT & ADV – American Tango & Rumba

September

Starting 9/4
12:00PM – Latin Drills
7:30PM – INT & ADV – American Waltz & Cha Cha

October

Starting 10/2
12:00PM – Latin Drills
7:30PM – INT & ADV – American Foxtrot & East Coast Swing

November

Starting 11/6
12:00PM – Latin Drills
6:30PM – BEG – Samba
7:30PM – INT – American Tango

December

No Classes Held

Steps to Register for Adult Classes
  1. Click the Register Online button above. This will bring up a new window.
  2. Under Adult Classes, click the small blue triangles left and right until you find first day you will begin attending class.
  3. Click the green Book Now button to the right, next to your first class.
  4. Log in or create an account.
  5. View your teacher and class details and then click the green Next button.
  6. Click the green Complete button and you are finished!

You may purchase a ONE MONTH PASS which includes 1 class per week for $60/person, or you may drop-in to a class for $20/class.

DANCES & EVENTS

LATIN NIGHTS

Thursdays from 8:30-10:00 PM • $10/Person

SHALL WE DANCE

Saturdays from 8:30-10:00 PM • $10/Person

FREE WORKSHOPS

Free Workshops Schedule
  • August 7th @ 6:30 pm: E.C. Swing
  • September 4th @ 6:30 pm: Cha Cha
  • October 10th @ 6:30 pm: Tango
  • November 6 @ 5:30 pm: Samba

SPECIAL EVENTS

July 31 • 7:30-10:00 PM • $25/Person
Outside Performers Welcome

ADULT FORMATION TEAMS

COUPLES TEAM
Mondays from 7:30-9:30PM
Starting on August 16

LADIES TEAM
Saturdays from 10:00AM-12:00PM
Starting on August 21

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Adult Program
How do your classes work?

Our classes are taught as a series of four sessions to maximize your exposure to each specific style of dance.

How much are your classes?

We have two options for you. Either drop in on any class for $20/class (depends on space availability) or purchase a One Month Pass for $60 (4 sessions for that calendar month). 

Do your classes rollover?

No, the credits for our classes do not rollover. If you have to miss a class, we can record the material taught during the class, and we can give you access to the video. or you can simply attend any of the classes that month.

What if a class is cancelled due to weather?

We will add a credit to your account that can be applied to future classes.

Do you have a minimum enrollment for each class?

Yes, in order to hold class, we need at least 6 students enrolled. At the beginning of each month, please stop by the front desk and let them know what class or classes you will be taking that month. Classes with low enrollment are subject to cancellation.

Can I come to class as an assistant?

Yes, but only when requested by the instructor.

Can I bring a friend to the class?

Yes! And if that friend is brand new to Pacific Ballroom Dance, you both get a FREE class.

Is there a special for new students?

Yes, all new students can try their first class for FREE.

Do you have a season pass?

No, we currently don’t offer a season pass.

Do you have social dances every week?

Yes, we are currently hosting Latin nights on Thursdays and Shall We Dance events on Saturdays. Both events are from 8:30 pm to 10 pm. They include a 30-minute complementary lesson followed by 60 minutes of open practice.

What is the difference between Latin Night and Shall We Dance events?

Their format is identical, but the main difference is in the variety of music that will be played. During Latin night (Thursdays) you can expect to dance salsa, bachata, merengue, rumba, samba, cumbia, cha cha, and bolero. During Shall We Dance night (Saturdays) you can expect to dance to a variety of ballroom, Latin, west coast swing, and country & western tunes.