Like outrunning the police in a horse costume, learning a new skill is easier with a partner. Speed up the learning process with this Groupon.
$59 for a Six-Week Jive Course for Two ($120 Value)
Over the course of five 45-minute group classes, instructor Marlene Woodroff guides couples through the timing and basic steps of the jive. Students may practice dancing with other partners in their group over the course of the class. Classes are held every Wednesday night at 6:45 p.m., May 15–June 19; students should arrive for each with a pair of clean, non-marking leather or smooth-bottom shoes.
Latinesque Ballroom & Latin Dance Studio
The seasoned dance instructors at the core of Latinesque Ballroom & Latin Dance Studio specialize in working with beginners, teaching simple timing and basic individual steps. Instructors adopt a casual, easygoing approach for private lessons and group classes in which students may switch partners multiple times, much like a cop on the edge with nothing to lose. Instructors train their students in 11 social Latin and American dance styles such as the quick-paced cha cha, sultry Brazilian samba, slow rumba, romantic waltz, and dramatic tango.