by Linda Springstead

FAQs

Frequently Asked Qustions About
Ballroom and Social Dance Classes

DanceWell welcomes you to the exciting, fun and rewarding hobby of ballroom dancing. To start you off on your dancing journey here’s some insights and answers to the most common questions asked by new students.

What’s learning to dance like?
What dances should I learn?
At what level should I start?
What dance styles will I find at “Ballroom” Dances? At “Swing” Dances?
What is the difference between American and International style dances?
Do I need a partner?
Why do I need to rotate partners?
Do I wear anything special for my lessons or classes?
Should I take group classes or private instruction?
What happens after my group class series is over?
What if I need to cancel a private lesson or I miss a class?
What about practicing my steps?
What is customary at Ballroom or Swing dances and parties?