Although honeybees instinctually communicate through dance, humans who attempt to do so without proper training risk insulting the queen or eating the wrong flowers. Hone buzz-worthy abilities with today’s Groupon to Poise, Style & Motion. Choose between the following options:
- For $35, you get three 30-minute private dance lessons (a $135 value) and one 60-minute group dance lesson for an individual or couple (up to a $20 value; up to a $155 total value).
- For $35, you get a 10-class punch card for 60-minute Latin dance-fitness classes (a $100 value). Classes are held on Tuesday and Thursday at 6 p.m.
At Poise, Style & Motion, seasoned instructors unveil the emotive power and waist-whittling benefits of dance in a 4,000-square-foot studio. Singles and couples of all experience levels can partake of private and group dance lessons, where they'll master steps that easily translate to a variety of occasions ranging from weddings to posthalf-time touchdowns. Students work one-on-one with an instructor during private lessons and enjoy the camaraderie of peers during group classes, all while grasping the basics of dances such as the tango, swing, fox trot, waltz, and rumba.
Dancers looking for literal lightness of foot can opt for Latin dance-fitness classes, which provide exercisers with an easy-to-follow fitness routine that incorporates Latin rhythms and Top 40 music. Designed to build core muscles and stamina, the fun, one-hour workout torches calories with a sizzling combination of merengue, salsa, and samba basics as well as moves borrowed from more intensive dance styles such as the paso doble, swing, and chicken.
Though Poise, Style & Motion sometimes features a discounted price online, this Groupon still offers the best deal available.
Poise, Style & Motion
Ballroom instructor Jared Vigneault—recipient of the Top Teacher award at the 2012 Massachusetts DanceSport Challenge—draws from multiple dance degrees and eight years of ballroom experience as he works to infect his pupils with dance fever at Poise, Style & Motion. Along with a diverse cast of experienced instructors, he works to help students of all ages and abilities gracefully twirl across the dance floor through private and group lessons, social parties, and performances. They prepare their students to confidently cut a rug at dance clubs, weddings, competitions, and important business meetings with instruction in several styles. Their instruction range from the fast-paced footwork of swing and the merengue to the more stoic arts of the tango and waltz. To whip bodies into dance-athon shape, Poise, Style & Motion's instructors blend their fancy-footwork training with aerobics during their Latin-dance-inspired fitness classes. They also help dancers improve their endurance and pump up core muscles with modified merengue, samba, swing, and paso-doble dance steps.