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Dance Lessons in Knoxville, Tennessee

The Knoxville, Tennessee community of dance is a beautiful thing. With so many different personalities and backgrounds, the people who love dance find meaning in another's arms as they rhythmically move across the dance floor of life.

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  • Looking for dance instructors ASAP!

    Seeking to hire additional dance instructors. We teach Ballroom, Latin, & Swing dances to individuals and couples. We are looking for motivated, fun, creative and reliable people who are excited to start a career with a top studio.

  • Social versus Ballroom Dance

    Overall I prefer to consider what social and ballroom dance have in common, rather than emphasizing the differences. The two share the same historical roots, the same basic step vocabulary and similar partnering dynamics. In the entire World of Dance, social and ballroom are considered siblings.

  • Partnering Before and After the Vote

    Closed-couple partner dancing began in the 19th century, when the essential ballroom mindset, in both Europe and America, was selfless generosity, with an emphasis on enhancing the pleasure of your dance partners and the assembled company. Another important part of the original ballroom attitude was a flexible mindset and adapting to your partner.

  • The Three Worlds of Ballroom Dance

    All three forms are valid, each enjoyed by their adherents for good reasons. But it's helpful to know how and why they differ from each other. As you'll see in the third section below, it's sometimes essential to know the differences.

  • Social Dances of the Nineteenth Century

    Following the fall of the Ancien Regime in 1789, social dancing became more natural and egalitarian. Both clothing and dancing became less elaborate and restrictive as the rigid formalities of the Baroque ballroom eased.

  • The Evolution of English Ballroom Dance Style

    In England, partnered dancing is done in a wide variety of styles, both informal and formal, but the most visible and promoted form is what the English call "International Style" ballroom dance, which is based on competition ballroom (DanceSport) technique and styling. This page is a brief look at how and why this style evolved.

  • Want to Succeed in a Competitive Marketplace?

    Social dance develops the three skills that you need.

  • Nine Reasons a Guy Should Learn to Dance

    In what universe would a guy want to dance? We're going to tell you because we believe dancing is on the path to happiness. Top ten reasons a guy should learn to dance.

  • Ballroom Dancing and Your Career

    Social Ballroom Dancer, Amy Rothenberg, applies principles she has learned from ballroom dancing, to her professional work as a naturopathic doctor.

  • Flotsam and Jetsam | All About That Bal

    Stumbled upon this jewel of a video with a little play on words. Made by YouTuber, Carson Morton, and his description is, "My own humble parody of "All About That Bass", this one for all my Balboa dancing friends."

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Looking for any line dancing during the day time hours. I'm 59 and I've been taking lessons for the last few months at the O'Conner center. We practice various kinds of line dancing and I really enjoy this. This gets me out of the house to meet people and have fun.…
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58 year old male wants to learn about slow dancing with his wife. I have some physical limitations ( hip replacement and bad back) but am willing to work through theses as best we can. we are looking for a once a week lesson preferably 6-8 pm.…
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I would like to find a place where I can have a private salsa lesson for 5-10 women for a "girls night" for one hour. Do you offer something like this? I am interested in Thursday the 21st or Friday the 22nd of January 2016.…
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On Wednesday, Amber Requested
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I have taken dance classes, but 10 years ago (in high school). This was "hip hop" and break dancing. My fiance has two left feet. We are interested in couples and group classes during evenings and weekends. We plan to have our first dance be a surprise "wild swing dance." The wedding is next october, but we want to ensure a flawless routine with tons of aerials.…
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On Thursday, Jessica Requested
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No past experience, i'm 36 yrs old, looking for classes for a single maybe my daughter would like to join, anytime, at least once a week and I really just want to learn to dance cause I can't.…
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