Dancing is a healthy way to physically connect to someone, preferable to giving them a painful bear hug or sewing your head onto their body. Get cheek-to-cheek with this Groupon.
$20 for a Dance-Lesson Package ($220 Value)
- Two private, 30-minute dance lessons for one or two (a $200 value)
- Admission to one social party (a $20 value)
Instructors guide solo students or couples through ballroom and Latin dance styles such as the foxtrot, swing, or tango. Pupils can then flaunt their freshly learned moves at a jovial social party—held at 8:15 p.m. most Fridays—during which instructors and fellow students can practice their steps in an encouraging environment. See the monthly event calendar.
Though Fred Astaire Dance Studio sometimes features a discounted price online, this Groupon still offers the best deal available.
Fred Astaire Dance Studio
Dance directors Christina Penatello and Ken Hansen have trained underneath champions such as Dancing With the Stars contestant Louis Van Amstel, whose new dance fitness classes, LaBlast, has become a staple of the studio’s schedule. LaBlast classes share schedule space with instruction in cha cha, tango, swing, and other social dances. To sample the studio’s wares, budding dancers can follow in instructors’ rhythmic footsteps during 30-minute introductory sessions, which traverse various modalities with a speed-teaching method. As part of the renowned Fred Astaire franchise, instructors also host social dance parties and choreograph wedding dances for couples who want their first dance to look as effortless as tossing a flaming bouquet.
46 Newman Springs Rd. E
Red Bank, New Jersey 07701