PBD Adult Programs

MASQUERADE BALL - ADULT SHOWCASE

SATURDAY December 18 • 7:00-10:00PM
Held at the studio in Auburn. Come enjoy an evening of dancing and fun with friends. Tickets are $35/person and include the show, social dancing, food, and drinks! Masks are required and individuals must provide proof of vaccination or present a negavtive Covid test within 72-hours.

Senior Tea Dances

Wednesdays @ 1-3:00pm
– Currently we are offering Vaccinated Only Tea Dances

Come enjoy some social dancing during the day! Enjoy a 30-minute group lesson and 90 minutes of social dancing. $10/person. Light refreshments will be provided. 

Latin Nights

Thursdays @ 9:00pm (Oct)
Wednesdays @ 8:30pm (Nov/Dec)

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. 

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 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 have any questions.

Adult Academy Classes

Classes are taught in a 4-week rotation. Each 4-week session is $60/month, or $20/class for drop-ins.

WEDNESDAYS

November

Starting 11/10
7:30pm Latin Class
Salsa/Bachata/Merengue
8:30PM – Latin Nights Social

December

Starting 12/03
7:30pm Latin Class
Salsa/Bachata/Merengue
8:30PM – Latin Nights Social

THURSDAYS

November

No Classes Held

December

No Classes Held

FRIDAYS

November

Starting 11/5
7:30PM – BEG – American Rumba
8:30PM – INT – American Waltz

December

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

SATURDAYS

November

Starting 11/6
6:30PM – BEG – Samba
7:30PM – INT – American Tango

December

Dec 18 – Adult Showcase 7-10pm

DANCES & EVENTS

LATIN NIGHTS

Wednesdays in Nov/Dec from 8:30-10:00 PM • $10/Person

Latin Nights Schedule
  • November 24th  – No Social (Holiday Break)
  • December 1st @ Cha Cha
  • December 8th @ Merengue
  • December 15th @ International Rumba
  • December 22nd @ Samba
  • December 29th – No Social (Holiday Break)

SHALL WE DANCE

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

Shall We Dance Socials Schedule
  • November 20th @ American Tango
  • November 27th  – No Social (Holiday Break)
  • December 4th – No Social (Winter Concert)
  • December 18th  – No Social (Adult Showcase)
  • December 25th – No Social (Holiday Break)

SPECIAL EVENTS

TEA DANCES

ADULT FORMATION TEAMS

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

LADIES TEAM
Coming Soon

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.