Teaching Augusta To Dance The Ballroom Dance Center has been teaching Augusta to dance since 1992, which makes it the longest continuously operating ballroom dance studio in the CSRA! Offering quality dance instruction, while still having fun, for both the social and competitive dancer has been the cornerstone of our success.
The Ballroom Dance Center Dream “Some men have thousands of reasons why they cannot do what they want to, when all they need is one reason why they can.” -- Martha Graham, famous dancer
Whether you are a beginner or an advanced dancer, on the social or the competitive dance floor, in group or private lessons, The Ballroom Dance Center believes you CAN learn to dance.
Because Dance Is Fun...Everyone Can Learn To Dance at
The Ballroom Dance Center!
The Ballroom Dance Center continues to offer fun, fabulous classes at Dream Dance Academy in
The studio is located at 145 Marlboro St. SE, Aiken, SC 29801.
For more information, call The Ballroom Dance Center at 706-854-8888 or Dream Dance Academy (www.dreamdanceacad.com) at 803-649-4420.
Harby Gonzalez will be available for private Argentine Tango coaching sessions on Friday, March 14, 2014. There will also be a workshop with Harby at 7:15 p.m. The cost of the workshop is $15.
There will be a Tango Practica hosted in the small ballroom starting at 8:45 p.m. that is included in the admission to the Every Friday Dance. This intimate setting will be great fun and a great time to practice. Our hosts for this Argentine Tango event will be Harby and Stephen Rozier.
Call The Ballroom Dance Center at 706-854-8888 to schedule your priate coaching session with Harby and to sign up for the workshop!
Robin Smith, Raleigh-based West Coast Swing coach and champion, returns to The Ballroom Dance Center for private coaching sessions Thursday and Friday, February 27 – 28, 2014.
Responsible Leader = Accurate Follower
"Hang On" - Managing Leverage for Creative Shapes and Styling
Call The Ballroom Dance Center at 706-854-8888 to schedule your private coaching session with Robin or to sign up for the workshops on Thursday, February 27. Join us and see what all the excitement is about!
SPECIAL EVENTS Visit Savannah in the 1930’s;
Take a step back into the War Years;
Have a fun adventure in Havana;
Experience a Hollywood screen test as you travel through time at the 2014 Showcase Production of Moon River Johnny Mercer: The Man, The Music.
Presented by the staff and students of The Ballroom Dance Center, this Broadway-style production combines the best of dance, music and theater into one enchanting show.
Show Dates – March 15, 21 & 22, 2014
Doors Open at 7:00 p.m. – Show Begins at 7:30 p.m.
Call The Ballroom Dance Center at 706-854-8888 for tickets today!
Teen Technique/Fitness & Choreography/Show
Int. – Advanced
Tango - Beginner
Cha Cha - Beginner
Hustle - Intermediate
West Coast Swing – Beginner
West Coast Swing
EVERY FRIDAY DANCE
Remember the Every Friday Dance from 8 p.m. until 11 p.m. at The Ballroom Dance Center. Admission is $10 per person and includes a fun group lesson.
West Coast Swing
Johnny Mercer: The Man, The Music
March 15, 21 & 22, 2014
Get lost in the music of Johnny Mercer as The Ballroom Dance Center staff and students bring some of Mercer’s best loved and most recognizable songs to life in their showcase production of Moon River – Johnny Mercer: The Man, The Music on March 15, 21 and 22, 2014.
The doors will open for the show each evening at 7:00 p.m., with a show time of 7:30. Tickets are $18 for those under 18 years of age and $25 for adults. Tickets are $22 with a military ID. “We always have sell-out performances, so don’t wait too long to purchase your tickets. This amazing show will be no different. With dynamic dancing, period authentic costuming, an enthralling story line and a set design that would rival any Broadway production, The Ballroom Dance Center is the place you want be on March 15, 21 and 22,” stated Emilie Tobias, owner of The Ballroom Dance Center.
You don’t want to miss out on tickets to this incredible show, so purchase your tickets now by calling The Ballroom Dance Center at 706-854-8888. The ticket price also includes general dancing after the show.
Alex Scott Joins The Ballroom Dance Center Staff as Coach in Residence
One of the goals of The Ballroom Dance Center is to continually bring quality coaching to the Augusta area in all dance styles. With that goal in mind, Emilie Tobias, Owner of The Ballroom Dance Center is pleased to announce Alex Scott has joined the studio’s professional staff as Coach in Residence.
Accomplished in diverse styles of Ballroom and Rhythm dances, Alex received his training in dance in New York. He holds multiple advanced degrees, awards and certifications from Arthur Murray, Fred Astaire and, most notably, Standard, American and Theater Arts degrees from The Imperial Society of Teachers of Dance (ISTD). In addition to being a much sought after dance competition judge, he is a masterful choreographer and has choreographed for a number of venues, including television and film.
Other areas of study include the authentic Swing Styles of Lindy Hop, West Coast Swing, New York Hustle and Salsa. His areas of expertise include sound editing and mixing as well, and he has an encyclopedic knowledge of film, music and theatre.
In short, Alex would simply say, “I’ve been around and done a lot.” He also says, “Make it FUN!” Alex is available for private coaching sessions at The Ballroom Dance Center, and he will definitely be able to help you take your dancing to the next level, whether you strive to be a more confident social dancer or aspire to compete on the competitive dance floor.
BALLROOM BLING! Your Ballroom Dance Store
Are you looking for the perfect dance accessory, or maybe you just need a new pair of dance shoes. You’ll find exactly what you want at Ballroom Bling! The Ballroom Dance Center offers sassy, yet comfortable, dancewear, a large array of ballroom and Latin dance shoes and glittering jeweled accessories, as well as other items needed to help you put your “best foot forward.” We also have dance shoes available for men! Drop by and see our entire selection, and if you don’t see exactly what you need in the size you need, we’ll be more than happy to special order it for you..