Group Dance Classes

We teach in a fun & structured manner.

You can learn to dance in 8 weeks.

Why dancing is good for you

  • Group Classes are the most economical way of learning to dance.

  • We offer levels from basic beginners to intermediate and advanced classes.

  • Most group classes are run in a progressive four week series, and occasionally for 3 or 5 weeks.

  • Classes start new at the beginning of each month, and are 55 minutes in length.

  • You do not need a partner to learn to dance.

  • Please bring separate and clean shoes to dance in.

 

All payments are exchangeable but not refundable.

All payments are valid up to one year after date of purchase.

 

24 HOUR NOTICE NEEDED FOR  PRIVATE LESSON CHANGES

Group Classes Listed Below

Please bring separate shoes to dance in.

Learning to dance takes time, practice and proper training. If you are willing to put in the time and practice, we can take care of the training for you.

New Comer Deal

Membership Discounts

Wherever you are in your dancing skills, keep training, practicing and going to dance events. Your life will definitely be changed for the better, by learning to dance.

Blue Moon Staff

 

 

 

 

Fred Gommels

fred@bluemoonballroom.com

507-358-3484

Gretel Quiñones

gretelquinonescastro@gmail.com

507-990-2463

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Tango Workshops

Details here
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Newcomer Deal

$95.00

2 private lessons

2 certificates one month one group class

Total value=$276.00

For singles or couples

Couples may share this deal

or purchase 1 each

 

2 one month certificates (1 each person)

2 private certificates (to share)

The NCD private lessons are complementary for people attending our on-going group classes

The NCD group lesson are for

1 class for a given month

 

The NCD does not apply to

choreography or to

Wedding Dance Lessons

To get the most out of your NC Deal

We recommend that you . . .

1 - choose a group lesson series 

2 - take one of your private lessons before attending the first group lesson

3 - attend the group lessons

(you can stay with your partner)

4 - take the 2nd private lesson about half way through the group lesson series

24 hour notice needed for private lesson changes to avoid forfeiting the lesson.

Expires 6  months from date of purchase

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Membership Discounts

The best discounts on

unlimited group lessons

Click on:

Membership Discount Page

A-La-Cart Group Class:

1 month 1 weekly class

$54.00 per person

2 months 1 weekly class

$99.00 per person

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Oct Dance Classes

$54 for 4 weekly classes

$99 for 8 weekly classes

Or $99/month/couple

Or use your Newcomer Deal

Blue Moon membership discount

Cuban Salsa

Level 1

Mondays 7pm with "footloose" Gretel Quiñones

Popular in the Caribbean and Latin America, Salsa is an energetic and happy dance that is known for funky steps & styling, right turns, and cross-body leads. You can use our Newcomer Deal with this class.

Social Foxtrot

Level 2

Mondays 8pm with Fred

We will work on some new sequences for you to travel smoothly around the social dance floor. By the end of level-2 foxtrot, you will have the moves you need to have fun at our live band nights! You'll need the basics of level-1 or else 2 privates to handle this class.

Rumba Slow Dance

Level 2

Thursdays 7pm with "footloose" Gretel

Learn some classy new steps and turns in this level-2 rumba class. A versatile dance that works very well for weddings. You'll need the basics of level-1 or else 2 privates to handle this class.

Argentine Tango

Fundamentals

Thursdays at 8pm with Gretel & Fred

Start anytime

You will learn variations of the tango walk, ochos, cruzada and molinete. These basic steps will give you the foundation to be able to handle our intermediate tango classes. You can use our Newcomer Deal with this class.

Tango - All Levels

"Variaciones de Ochos"
Thursdays 8pm with Gretel & Fred

Both beginners and experienced tanguer@s will learn some classic variations of the figure 8 of tango called "ochos". We both teach during the same hour. So you can be assured to have the attention you need whether you are new to tango or are an experienced dancer.

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Nov Dance Classes

$54 for 4 weekly classes

$99 for 8 weekly classes

Or $99/month/couple

Or use your Newcomer Deal

Blue Moon membership discount

Cuban Salsa

Level 2

Mondays 7pm with "footloose" Gretel Quiñones

Make your salsa to a hot and spicy with these turns and sequences. You'll need the basics of level-1 or else 2 privates to handle this class.

Slow Waltz Basics

Level 1

Mondays 8pm with Fred

Waltz is the epitome of smooth ballroom dance. Learn some elegant sequences turns and traveling steps You can use our Newcomer Deal with this class.

Classic Swing Basics

Level 1

Thursdays 7pm with "footloose" Gretel

Learning the turns and patterns of Classic Swing will prepare you to have a great time with many of the Blue Moon live band nights.  You can use our Newcomer Deal with this class.

Argentine Tango

Fundamentals

Thursdays at 8pm with Gretel & Fred

Start anytime

You will learn variations of the tango walk, ochos, cruzada and molinete. These basic steps will give you the foundation to be able to handle our intermediate tango classes. You can use our Newcomer Deal with this class.

Tango - All Levels

"Boleos Adelante y Atraz"
Thursdays 8pm with Gretel & Fred

Boleos are a "throw of the leg", a classic move usually performed by the follower.  Both beginners and experienced tanguer@s will learn some classic variations of boleos adelante y atraz.

 

We both teach Tango during the same hour. So you can be assured to have the attention you need whether you are new to tango or are an experienced dancer.

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Dec Dance Classes

$54 for 4 weekly classes

$99 for 8 weekly classes

Or $99/month/couple

Or use your Newcomer Deal

Blue Moon membership discount

Country 2 Step

Level 1

Mondays 7pm with "footloose" Gretel Quiñones

Country two step is a partner dance with a leader and a follower involving walks and spins to the timing of quick, quick, slow, slow. This dance follows the line of dance, which travels in a counter clockwise circle around the room. You can use our Newcomer Deal with this class.

Slow Waltz Basics

Level 2

Mondays 8pm with Fred

This class will build on what we covered in Level-1. Learn to travel the floor smoothly with elegance. You'll need the basics of level-1 or else 2 privates to handle this class.

Classic Swing

Level 2

Thursdays 7pm with "footloose" Gretel

The fun continues with these energetic turns and sequences! Classic Swing will prepare you to have a great time with many of the Blue Moon live band nights. You'll need the basics of level-1 or else 2 privates to handle this class.

Argentine Tango

Fundamentals

Thursdays at 8pm with Gretel & Fred

Start anytime

You will learn variations of the tango walk, ochos, cruzada and molinete. These basic steps will give you the foundation to be able to handle our intermediate tango classes. You can use our Newcomer Deal with this class.

Tango - All Levels

"Vals"
Thursdays 8pm with Gretel & Fred

Tango vals has a rhythm of 3/4 time, exactly the same as that of Viennese waltz. Tango Vals utilizes almost the same movements as Tango, the biggest difference is in response to the music. The dancers often choose more turning steps and less pause than they would in a Tango.

 

We both teach Tango during the same hour. So you can be assured to have the attention you need whether you are new to tango or are an experienced dancer.