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. If you are new to the Blue Moon then see our New Comer Deal on this page.

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

gretel.bluemoonballroom@gmail.com

507-990-2463

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Tango Workshops

Details here

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

No class

Halloween Night

$54 for 4 weekly classes

Or use your Newcomer Deal

Blue Moon membership discount

Bachata

Level 2

Mondays 7pm

Learn these sassy steps, turns and sequences to take your Bachata to the next level. You'll need the basics of level-1 or 2 private lessons to handle this class.

Classic Swing

Mondays 8pm

Swing is an upbeat faster dance that is perfect for the live band season at the Blue Moon. Use your Newcomer Deal for this class.

Live Band Schedule

Country 2 Step

Level 2

Thursdays 7pm with the Cuban Cowgirl! 

Yer gonna love the new steps and turns that Gretel has in mind to teach you in Level-2. You'll need the basics of level-1 or 2 private lessons to handle this class.

Argentine Tango

"Milonga"

For All Levels

Thursdays 8pm with Gretel & Fred

Milonga is the "happy dance" of Argentine Tango. This style of music and dance is filled with syncopations and rhythmic steps. Use your Newcomer Deal for this class. Or use any of our membership discounts.

Tango Terminology

 

For Newcomers to Tango

We have a Newcomer Deal option for those who have never done Argentine Tango with us before. That will give you 2 privates and 2 group classes. You can see that option here: 

Newcomer Tango Deal

You should go that route in order to get a good basis with the fundamentals via the 2 private lessons. And then join the group classes after that. You could also share that NCD with a partner, if you want.

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Nov Dance Classes

$54 for 4 weekly classes

Or use your Newcomer Deal

Blue Moon membership discount

Line Dance

Mondays 7pm With Gretel

Learn some fun dance steps and turns to several styles of music: ChaCha, Samba, Country and more. This is a non-partner dance done with the group. Also a fun workout! Use your Newcomer Deal for this class.

Rumba

Mondays 8pm with Gretel

Rumba is a slow Latin dance, but the movements can also be fun with your favorite country, rock and pop music. Use your Newcomer Deal for this class.

Social Foxtrot

Level 1

Thursdays 7pm with Fred 

Foxtrot is a smooth and rhythmic traveling dance that is great for the Blue Moon live bands. Also useful for much of your favorite slow tempo music. Great for wedding dances. Use your Newcomer Deal for this class.

Live Band Schedule

Argentine Tango

"Boleos"

For All Levels

Thursdays 8pm with Gretel & Fred

From bolear, meaning to throw in Spanish: a boleo may be executed either high or low, fast or slow. It is an embellishment caused by the “whip” action of the follower, executed when an ocho is quickly reversed in the middle. Sometimes spelled Voleo. Use your Newcomer Deal for this class. Or use any of our membership discounts.

Tango Terminology

 

For Newcomers to Tango

We have a Newcomer Deal option for those who have never done Argentine Tango with us before. That will give you 2 privates and 2 group classes. You can see that option here: 

Newcomer Tango Deal

You should go that route in order to get a good basis with the fundamentals via the 2 private lessons. And then join the group classes after that. You could also share that NCD with a partner, if you want.

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Dec Dance Classes

$54 for 4 weekly classes

Or use your Newcomer Deal

Blue Moon membership discount

ChaChaCha

Mondays 7pm With Gretel

This fun, energetic dance contains African and Cuban rhythms that meld into a Latin beat with Salsa styling. Use your Newcomer Deal for this class.

Night Club 2 Step

Mondays 8pm with Gretel

This dance is both rhythmic, smooth. Great for weddings and is often danced to songs like: Red Red Wine, Home, and Stand by Me. To look good on any dance floor, learn to Night Club. Use your Newcomer Deal with this class.

Social Foxtrot

Level 2

Thursdays 7pm with Fred 

We will work on some new traveling sequences that are great for the social dance floor. You'll need the basics of level-1 or else 2 private lessons to handle this class.

Live Band Schedule

Argentine Tango

"Classic Steps"

For All Levels

Thursdays 8pm with Gretel & Fred

Each week we will cover a new classic step or sequence that you'll find both fun and challenging. All levels are welcome. We will tailor the training to your level of experience.  Use your Newcomer Deal for this class. Or use any of our membership discounts.

Tango Terminology

 

For Newcomers to Tango

We have a Newcomer Deal option for those who have never done Argentine Tango with us before. That will give you 2 privates and 2 group classes. You can see that option here: 

Newcomer Tango Deal

You should go that route in order to get a good basis with the fundamentals via the 2 private lessons. And then join the group classes after that. You could also share that NCD with a partner, if you want.