We are happy to announce our new 2014-2015 class schedule for kids and teens. From 3rd Grade through High School, you will find a class for everyone! Check the schedule and details here.
Can’t wait for September to start taking classes? Try one of our workshops in July or August.
Thursday, July 24 at 6.30pm: Solo Blues
Thursday, July 31 at 6.30pm: Solo Jazz and Charleston (choreography and improv)
Saturday, August 9 at 11am: The swing out and swivels clinic
Monday, August 11 at 7pm: The Connection workshop
Thursday, August 21 at 6.30pm: Salsa crash course
Sign up ahead of time and save.
Class descriptions and pricing here.
Fall Series starts early September
All courses are 10-week long and start the week of September 15, except for West Coast swing which starts September 10 for 6 weeks.
Mondays: 7.30pm: Tango Fundamentals (level 1) Ector & Katarina
Mondays: 8.30pm: Tango Intermediate (level 2) Ector & Katarina
Swing & Lindy Hop
Mondays: 6.30pm: Intro to Swing & Lindy hop (level 1) Laura
Mondays: 7.30pm Lindy Hop Fundamentals (level 2) Nat & Laura
Mondays: 6.30pm: Lindy Hop Pre-Intermediate (level 3) Nathalie
Mondays: 7.30pm: FREE Swing dance party
Wednesdays: 6.30pm: West Coast Swing Fundamentals (lvl 1) Byron
Wednesdays: 7.30pm: West Coast Swing Intermediate (lvl 2) Byron
Latin and Salsa
Wednesdays: 6.30pm: Latin 101: Salsa (on2), Bachata, Chacha (lvl 1) Jana and Jimmy
Wednesdays: 7.30pm: Latin dances intermediate: Salsa (on2), Bachata, Chacha (lvl 2) Jana and Jimmy
Thursdays: 6pm: Ladies Styling and Technique (Beg./Int.) Jana
Thursdays: 7pm: Intro to Salsa (lvl 1) Jana
Wednesdays: 6.30pm: Ballroom Sampler: Foxtrot, Waltz, Rumba (lvl 1) Philippa
Wednesdays: 7.30pm: Ballroom fundamentals: Smooth dances (lvl 2) Waltz, Tango, FoxTrot
Wednesdays: 8.30pm: Ballroom fundamentals: Rhythm dances (lvl 2) Mambo, ChaCha, Rumba
Big Easy Salsa: Wednesdays at 8.30pm
Las Nolalitas: Tuesdays at 8.30pm
NOLA Re-Belles: Mondays at 8.30pm
Register online in advance and save 5% on all classes.
Mindsteppers Dance Championship was a huge success!
The event was a total success. Thank you to everyone who helped, supported and performed. The kids were on fire and they were so proud! Please check some pictures from the Times Picayune here. You may have also caught the article that came out May 28, 2014 in the New Orleans Picayune.
If you know a school interested in having this program next year, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will send you more info. Or visit www.mindsteppers.com
NEW: Static Chi Kung Course
Had a stressful year? Need to to relax? Need to be in touch with your mind, body and energy? Static Chi Kung can help you in many ways, from improving digestive function, decreasing severity of common illnesses such as colds and allergies, and faster recovery times after surgeries or other physical traumas, or just overall well-being. Check out this level 1 Static Chi Kung course lead by Matthew Ancira. Starts in September.
Dance Quarter performs on WWLTV
Dance Quarter performed on WWLTV on Friday, July 26 in Honor of National Dance Day.
Dance Trance: Victoria Bourque, Victoria Diaz, Lauren Cardon
Salsa: Jana Blakes and Jimmy McIver
Argentine Tango: Katarina Boudreaux and Ector Gutierrez
Swing/Lindy Hop: Nathalie Gomes Adams and Reuel Reis
Hip Hop: Marissa Joseph, Alyesha Jean and Maille Faughnan
If you have never been to our space, please walk through our state of the art facility with this virtual tour. We have 4 dance studios ranging from about 700 Sq Ft to 1700 Sq Ft. They all have professional sound equipment, wood sprung/floating floors and mirrors. Our ceilings are 15 Ft tall. Our space downstairs, the Firehouse is perfect for private events and we have an in-house Cafe, The Firehouse Cafe, where you can grab hot pressed paninis, crepes, lattes, smoothies, etc.
Take a Tour here.
WELCOME TO NEW ORLEANS DANCE SCHOOL FOR SOCIAL DANCING & DANCE FITNESS
- SWING, LINDY HOP, SALSA, TANGO, BALLROOM, FLAMENCO
- BARRE FITNESS, DANCE TRANCE, HIP HOP & MORE
If you want to learn to dance, get a good workout or want to make new friends, join us. You will have fun while learning a life-long skill and getting some physical activity. Our facility has been designed and built with the dance community in mind. Our award-winning instructors are chosen for their outstanding teaching skills, expertise and warm, personal accessibility. They are experienced teaching dancers at all levels, from total beginners to professional. Finally, they value community-building.