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 Quinones

gretelquinonescastro@gmail.com

507-990-2463

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Protocols

For Group Classes

Masks, Distance, Sanitizer

You will need a designated partner or

wear a mask to dance with someone else

Also, please wear a mask when entering or leaving the facility, or when near another person.

Sanitizer, soap & water available

Night Club 2 Step

Newcomer Deal

$95.00

2 private lessons, 2 dance passes

2 one-month group lesson certificates

Total value=$286.00

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)

2 dance passes (1 each person)

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

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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Feb Dance Classes

$54 for 4 weekly classes

$99 for 8 weekly classes 

Or use your Newcomer Deal

Blue Moon membership discount

 

Rumba Slow Dance

Level-1
Mondays 7pm with Gretel

Rumba can be romantic or fun and is danced to Country, Rock, or Latin music.  A versatile dance that works very well for weddings. Use our Newcomer Deal with this class.  

Night Club 2 Step

Level 2

Mondays 8pm with Fred

We will learn some new turns and traveling steps. Great for most of your slow dance favorites.

You will need to know well the Level-1 basics or take at least 2 private lessons to handle this class. 

West Coast Swing

Level-1
Thursdays 7pm with "footloose" Gretel

This fun and funky dance is smooth, fluid, & stylish and is danced to some of the most popular music today blues, R&B, hip-hop, funk, jazz, & country music. Use our Newcomer Deal with this class. 

Argentine Tango

Fundamentals

Thursdays at 8pm with Gretel & Fred

Start anytime

In this fundamentals class 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 Intermediate
Sacada Concepts
Thursdays 8pm with Gretel & Fred

Sacadas are a "displacement" of your partner's steps. Learn some nice steps that you can apply to the social dance floor. To be comfortable in this class, you'll need to be familiar dancing the tango walk, baldosa box, cruzada, ochos and molinete.

West Coast Swing

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Mar Dance Classes

$54 for 4 weekly classes

$99 for 8 weekly classes 

Or use your Newcomer Deal

Blue Moon membership discount

 

Rumba Slow Dance

Level-2
Mondays 7pm with Gretel

Take your Rumba up a notch with these classy steps, turns and sequences.  You will need to know well the Level-1 basics or take at least 2 private lessons to handle this class. 

American Foxtrot

Level 1

Mondays 8pm with Fred

A "smooth" ballroom dance known for it's fluid, gliding movement. Foxtrot is danced to favorites like Moon Dance, Route 66, A Foggy Day, & Fever.

Use our Newcomer Deal with this class. 

West Coast Swing

Level-2
Thursdays 7pm with "footloose" Gretel

This fun and funky dance is smooth, fluid, & stylish and is danced to some of the most popular music today blues, R&B, hip-hop, funk, jazz, & country music. You will need to know well the Level-1 basics or take at least 2 private lessons to handle this class. 

Argentine Tango

Fundamentals

Thursdays at 8pm with Gretel & Fred

Start anytime

In this fundamentals class 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 Intermediate
Tomadas & Barridas
Thursdays 8pm with Gretel & Fred

This class is different from "tomales & burritos". You'll need to attend this series to find out the difference. To be comfortable in this class, you'll need to be familiar dancing the tango walk, baldosa box, cruzada, ochos and molinete.

Gretel's Line Dancing

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April Dance Classes

$54 for 4 weekly classes

$99 for 8 weekly classes

Or use your Newcomer Deal

Blue Moon membership discount

Line Dancing

All Levels

Mondays 7pm with "footloose" Gretel

Join Gretel Quiñones as she teaches you some fun and funky line dances with lively steps and turns. No partner needed. Use our Newcomer Deal with this class.

American Foxtrot

Level 2

Mondays 8pm with Fred

We will build on what we learned in Level-1 with some smooth traveling sequences for the social dance floor. You will need to know well the Level-1 basics or take at least 2 private lessons to handle this class.

ChaChaCha!

Level-1
Thursdays 7pm with "footloose" Gretel

Learn to move those hips! Gretel grew up dancing ChaChaCha in Cuba. She will teach you how they move in the Caribbean with some classy basic steps. You can use our Newcomer Deal with this class.

Argentine Tango

Fundamentals

Thursdays at 8pm with Gretel & Fred

Start anytime

In this fundamentals class 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 Intermediate
Argentine Vals
Thursdays 8pm with Gretel & Fred

Argentine Vals is a musical dance characterized by circular movements and syncopations. Molinetes, cadenas, traspies and brief pauses are all beautiful components of Vals. To be comfortable in this class, you'll need to be familiar dancing the tango walk, baldosa box, cruzada, ochos and molinete.

Argentine Tango Vals

Blue Moon Ballroom

2030 Hwy 14 East – Rochester, MN 55904

Contact Fred at: 507-288-0556 or fred@bluemoonballroom.com

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