Dancers, like firefighters, undergo intense training, need to be quick on their feet, and perform best in sparkly sequined ensembles. Learn to shimmy like a professional with today’s Groupon: for $20, you get two 30-minute private dance lessons, good for individuals or couples, at Always Ballroom Dance Studio (a $50 value).
The skilled, certified instructors at Always Ballroom Dance Studio school students in 21 styles of dance with both basic and advanced lessons. Hoofing hopefuls get one-on-one coaching during private lessons, good for individuals or couples, working at their own pace to gain mastery over fancy footwork and standard dance figures while boogying away at least 200 calories during each 30-minute session. Like affixing hundreds of helium balloons to a backpack, the waltz, fox trot, and tango help cavorters float across the floor, while the cha cha and samba equip the double-left-footed with a sexy, head-turning sizzle. The airy studio boasts 3,600 square feet of unobstructed dance space, 15-foot ceilings, a professional sound system, blond hardwood floors, and complimentary oxygen for strutting students.
Always Ballroom Dance Studio
The DVIDA-certified instructors at Always Ballroom Dance Studio believe that dance can benefit anyone, and uphold a policy of total acceptance across experience levels. On the glossy scape of blond hardwood floors, they monitor shimmies in both private and group lessons, prepping couples for their wedding-dance debut or showcasing a stock of nightclub moves. Pupils needn't reserve a spot or have a partner to attend most group sessions—the studio provides everything down to airsickness bags for soaring spins, and accommodates diverse tastes with more than 20 dance styles on its syllabus. Special events such as lock-ins and Salsa Saturdays top off the swinging schedule.