West Coast Swing
The official state dance of California, the West Coast Swing originated from the Savoy Style Lindy dance. Brought to Hollywood by Dean Collins, a famous movie dancer and choreographer, this dance soon became popular in California nightclubs during the 1930s and 1940s. The West Coast Swing is known for its “dancing in a slot” appearance where the man dances in place while the woman travels back and forth.
Anna Trebunskaya Will Be Here August 21-22!
Take A Private Lesson With Anna! For the first time, Anna Trebunskaya will be coaching at Fred Astaire Willoughby. It’s a terrific opportunity for you to learn from one of the world’s great professionals…and to rub elbows with a cast member from Dancing With The Stars! Anna has numerous professional accomplishments including [...]
Express Yourself! Our Newest Class Series Begins In June!
Learn To EXPRESS YOURSELF in Dance! A dancer who is technically perfect but expresses zero emotion leaves us cold. But watch an imperfect dancer twirling with emotion and we’re captivated, charmed and touched. So HOW do you let yourself go on the dance floor? How do you show an emotion that matches your [...]