Top-Notch Online Dance Lessons

Hundreds of online dance lessons from certified Fred Astaire Dance Studios instructors and Dance Council members

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During these times, dancing at home can be a solace for our souls. Dance can help us stay active, relieve stress, recharge, & even discover new joy. We’re pleased to offer this platform of online dance lessons, and as you enjoy them we strongly encourage everyone to follow the CDC’s current recommendations for social distancing, and to maintain a distance of 6’ (two meters) from others.

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With the Fred Astaire Dance Studios® Online Lessons platform, you’ll benefit from the same high standard of excellence we built our reputation on. You can choose from a variety of streaming and recorded lessons that will feel just like your own private lesson! It’s a great way to stay healthy and active. In addition to online lessons, there will always be LOTS of fun, free dance videos to enjoy – because we believe in the importance of staying active & engaged, especially now.

Styling >
40 Minutes
$30 $25
Learn modern dance with the principal ballet dancer. This course is part of the 3 courses that will be available to purchase, and is the prerequisi...
Intermediate
3 Lectures
40 Minutes
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$30 $25
Styling >
30 Minutes
$10
More and more Ballroom dancers understand that arm movements in Ballet are the absolute foundation for any form of dance. Join our isntructor, Ervi...
Intermediate
1 Lectures
30 Minutes
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$10
Argentine Tango routine with Viktor and Yuliya
Intermediate
1 Lectures
7 Minutes
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Free
Going back to the beginning. Mastering the basic fundamentals of styling and movement.
Beginner
1 Lectures
42 Minutes
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$25
Styling >
51 Minutes
$25
Jim Carter guides you through on how to better have fun and perform while you are dancing.
Beginner
1 Lectures
51 Minutes
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$25
Check out our new course on Silver Tango – Spice your Tango Series – “Outside Wing” – Ladies Only.
Advanced
1 Lectures
15 Minutes
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$15
American Rhythm >
19 Minutes
Free
This is a lady’s arm styling lesson to help with developing your own personal style in Rumba & Bolero.   If you took the course plea...
Beginner
1 Lectures
19 Minutes
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Free
Styling >
5 Minutes
Free
Easy Arm Styling Tips with Gina
Intermediate
1 Lectures
5 Minutes
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Free
Styling >
41 Minutes
Free
“But how do I know which dance to do?” Sandra will walk you through the steps of identifying music. And then, Viktor will show you how ...
Beginner
2 Lectures
41 Minutes
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Free
Styling >
4 Minutes
Free
Dom gives us 3 tips for arm movement. Watch all 3 to be on your way to having more fluid arm styling and movement!
Beginner
1 Lectures
4 Minutes
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Free
This course will introduce you to the structure of Paso Doble and Flamenco arm styling.  It contains the structure techniques & sequencing exer...
Intermediate
2 Lectures
34 Minutes
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$30
Styling >
6 Minutes
Free
Putting your arm out is one thing.  Connecting your arm to your body so that they move as one fluid unit is another!  Viktor will show you how to d...
Intermediate
1 Lectures
6 Minutes
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Free

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In-Studio Lessons

Whether you’re interested in latin and ballroom dance lessons, a new hobby or a way to connect with your partner, you’ve come to the right place – and we’re happy you’re here!

Virtual Lessons

Fred Astaire Dance Studios® Virtual Lessons offers you an exciting new way to experience the thrill of dance, with some of the most esteemed professionals in the ballroom industry!

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We’ve got a Quiz for you! The Fred Astaire Dance Studios® Dance Quiz – Win a 30 Minute Virtual Dance Lesson With One of Our Fabulous International Dance Council Members.

From The International Dance Council

Our prestigious Fred Astaire Dance Studios International Dance Council, which oversees Dance Instructor training and certification, judges (Professional, Amateur, Pro/Am) at Regional, National & International Fred Astaire Dance Studio Dance Competition events, actively coaches our Students & Instructors in dance studio locations across our network, and continuously reviews our proprietary dance curriculum to ensure only the finest, most up-to-date programs for our Students.

Dance Tips

30
Mar
Mirror, Mirror on the Wall…
To whom is it useful of them all? For teachers and coaches it’s very useful, almost essential in certain situation. Checking some lines, positions, seeing the student from different angles; are all good reasons to have the mirror. As amateurs, students, and even professional dancers, you have to be careful, how much you rely on [...]
Posted in: Dance Tips From The International Dance Council,
27
Mar
The hold in closed dance position in American Smooth or International Standard
Leaders and followers hold in close dance position in American Smooth or International standard Once the partners have achieved good posture together (refer to my previous blog on posture). Man and lady should have the feeling of stretching the upper body outward - the elbows should continue that stretch. Man’s left arm should be raised [...]
Posted in: Dance Tips From The International Dance Council,
26
Mar
How To Prepare For Competitions
Hi guys, just wanted to give you a helping hand on preparing for your next competition. We are now in an era of our dance industry where we have come to realize that it’s not just about the physical ability of the dancer! With all the better understanding of history of competing, knowledge of body [...]
Posted in: Dance Tips From The International Dance Council,
26
Mar
Got a good book?
No, I am not looking for a reading group suggestion, but I assume some of you are curled up on the couch with a great romance or mystery novel these days. Let’s put that book to good use for your dancing! Anytime you take a break from reading, put it on your head. Take a [...]
Posted in: Dance Tips From The International Dance Council,
24
Mar
The Development of Ballroom Dancing
The development of ballroom dancing Having been part of the dance industry now for roughly 46 years I’ve seen many changes, some good and some bad. But the good has outweighed the bad numerous times.   Let’s start with international ballroom: What we see from our ballroom competitors these days, compared to 20 years ago, [...]
Posted in: Dance Tips From The International Dance Council,
23
Mar
How to achieve good posture
By Stanley McCalla International Dance Council member Coach, National Adjudicator, National Champion How to achieve good posture dancing with your partner in International Standard or in American smooth closed hold. Posture Good dancing must start with excellent posture and hold. Why? Because it equalizes balance; it creates a pleasing silhouette; and it supports efficient communication [...]
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Variation Membership

Enjoy Old-School Variation videos – FREE for 30 Days!!

These are stressful times for everyone, so Fred Astaire Dance Studios is bringing some fun old-school variation videos to YOU!

For the first 30 days, you can stream all variation videos on Fred Astaire Online Lessons, at no cost.

So as you adjust to your new temporary routine, be sure to take time to discover the positive & transforming power of dance.

Old-School Variations

Old-School Variations >
15
$15
Fun variation courses can be purchased separately or sign up for a monthly membership and save!
Advanced
5 Lectures
15
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$15
Old-School Variations >
15
$15
Fun variation courses can be purchased separately or sign up for a monthly membership and save!
Advanced
5 Lectures
15
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$15
Old-School Variations >
15
$15
Fun variation courses can be purchased separately or sign up for a monthly membership and save!
Advanced
5 Lectures
15
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$15
Old-School Variations >
15
$15
Fun variation courses can be purchased separately or sign up for a monthly membership and save!
Advanced
5 Lectures
15
Add to Wishlist
$15
Old-School Variations >
15
$15
Fun variation courses can be purchased separately or sign up for a monthly membership and save!
Advanced
5 Lectures
15
Add to Wishlist
$15
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