Dance can express what words cannot, whether it's the triumphant joy in a football player's post-touchdown pirouette or the passionate tango used to notify roommates that the basement is flooding. Transmit tidings with twinkling toes thanks to today’s Groupon: for $39, you get three 30-minute, introductory private dance lessons, two group classes, and admission to one practice party at A Social Affair Dance Studios (an $89 value).
A Social Affair’s rhythmically gifted instructors share the secrets of a variety of ballroom and Latin dance styles with students of all levels. Newbie hoofers can learn the spicy moves of Cuban motion, merengue, and samba or get schooled in the swinging styles of the foxtrot, hustle, chinchilla cha-cha, and more. During each private lesson, students get 30 minutes of one-on-one training time with an instructor with zero left feet and a spring-loaded spine. Private lessons are taught Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Drop-in group class lessons, held Monday through Friday at 7 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., give budding dancers the invaluable experience of practicing with different partners, trying out new routines, and tightening teeth-rose grasps. All of the school’s members can attend practice parties, held on Fridays at 8 p.m., to rehearse moves, sip complimentary refreshments, and mingle.
Jacksonville CityVoters named A Social Affair Dance Studios Best Dance Studio in 2008:
Golden Glades/The Woods
13947 Beach Blvd.
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