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Group Lessons and Events

Visit our Square Store to pay online (and register at the same time) for classes and private lessons.

The lesson listing is updated about once a month, unless something unexpected happens. If you see less than a week's worth of several types of events, an update should be on its way.
Our typical schedule includes Friday Beginner Workshops, Line Dancing on 1st and 3rd Tuesdays, What's Next Classes and Workshops (not for beginners) on Mondays, and (seasonally) 4-Hour Group Classes in Blacksburg on week nights.

Coming soon ...

Oh, the Power of Sliding Doors

Hustle What's Next Workshop
Monday, April 26, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

One of the foundation moves of Hustle, Sliding Door provide a jumping-off point for so many moves, as well as giving you a break from the constant spin of Hustle basics.

Location: Online and In Person at the Sapphire Studio
  Zoom link for online participation: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89290202984
Price: $9/person online or $14/person in-studio.
    Pay online and register at the same time at Sapphire's Square Store.
    Registration by noon the day of the event required for in-person attendance.
Prerequisite: Participants should be comfortable dancing Hustle foundations including a basics, closed position, and turns.
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Grapevine

Swing What's Next Workshop
Monday, April 26, 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

You asked for it; you got it. We'll talk about a few grapevines groovy enough to make the California Raisons proud.

Location: Online and In Person at the Sapphire Studio
  Zoom link for online participation: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89290202984
Price: $9/person online or $14/person in-studio.
    Pay online and register at the same time at Sapphire's Square Store.
    Registration by noon the day of the event required for in-person attendance.
Prerequisite: Participants should be familiar with East Coast Swing basics, both Single and Triple Time. Knowledge of timing variations beneficial.
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Shadow Boxing

Rumba What's Next Workshop
Monday, May 3, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

We're going to combine two underused and utterly awesome concepts into one fantastic move in this workshop: Shadow Position and Open Box.

Location: Online and In Person at the Sapphire Studio
  Zoom link for online participation: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89290202984
Price: $9/person online or $14/person in-studio.
    Pay online and register at the same time at Sapphire's Square Store.
    Registration by noon the day of the event required for in-person attendance.
Prerequisite: Participants should be comfortable with Level 1 & 2 material, including outside breaks, switch turns, and timing variations. Both Shadow Position and the Open Box will be taught from the toes up, so you do not need experience with either one.
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Exercises to Improve Balance

Technique What's Next Workshop
Monday, May 3, 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

This exercise class is specifically geared towards improving your balance while dancing. Of course, that also means improving your balance while standing and walking, which really can't be a bad thing. You will sweat; you may be sore; you will probably complain (we all do); but we keep coming back for more.

Location: Online and In Person at the Sapphire Studio
  Zoom link for online participation: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89290202984
Price: $9/person online or $14/person in-studio.
    Pay online and register at the same time at Sapphire's Square Store.
    Registration by noon the day of the event required for in-person attendance.
Prerequisite: No prerequisites in dance ability or fitness level - you just need to be willing to put the work into improving yourself as a dancer.
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Line Dancing With Lisa

Line Dance Workshop
Tuesday, May 4, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

With an exciting combination of beginner friendly and more challenging dances, as well as tips on how to jazz up any choreography, this workshop will get your toes tapping in no time. Easiest dances are taught at the beginning of the evening, more challenging dances towards the end. And we always like to end by dancing everything we've learned one more time.

Location: Online and In Person at the Sapphire Studio
  Zoom link for online participation: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87992146924
Price: $6/person online or $9/person in-studio.
    Pay online and register at the same time at Sapphire's Square Store.
    Registration by noon the day of the event required for in-person attendance.
Prerequisite: None! Beginner and advanced line dancers will find lots to love at this workshop.
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Coming later ...

Parent-Child Line Dance Party

Line Dance Workshop
Saturday, May 8, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Intended for adventurous kids ages 7-68 and their parent, grandparent, or other guardian. We’ll light up the dance floor with favorite party dances as well as some other really cool line dances. Have a favorite song you want to dance to? Let us know and we’ll do our best!
The Line Dance Workshops fill up fast, so register early by phone (540-382-8782), email (info@sapphiredance.com), or by visiting our online store at order.sapphiredance.com. Prepayment required to hold early registrations.

Location: Online and In Person at the Sapphire Studio
  Zoom link for online participation: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87992146924
Price: $6/person online or $9/person in-studio.
    Pay online and register at the same time at Sapphire's Square Store.
    Registration by noon the day of the event required for in-person attendance.
Prerequisite: None! Young and not-so-young, beginner and advanced line dancers will find lots to love at this workshop.
Read more about Line Dance.
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Leveling up the Choreo

Line Dance What's Next Workshop
Monday, May 10, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

So, you've danced all four walls a time or two (or two hundred) and want to know What's Next. Check it out - we will be tackling Line Dances rated from "Improver" up to "Intermediate." Why not harder? Give us a chance; we'll get there. ;)

Location: Online and In Person at the Sapphire Studio
  Zoom link for online participation: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89290202984
Price: $9/person online or $14/person in-studio.
    Pay online and register at the same time at Sapphire's Square Store.
    Registration by noon the day of the event required for in-person attendance.
Prerequisite: Participants should be comfortable with Line Dance foundations, including common moves, turns, and forms of counting.
Read more about Line Dance.
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Fallaway Fun

Waltz What's Next Workshop
Monday, May 10, 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Hold your breath, we're diving into Fallaway position. This less common sibling to promenade position has a lot to offer, if you take the time to look.

Location: Online and In Person at the Sapphire Studio
  Zoom link for online participation: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89290202984
Price: $9/person online or $14/person in-studio.
    Pay online and register at the same time at Sapphire's Square Store.
    Registration by noon the day of the event required for in-person attendance.
Prerequisite: Participants should be familiar with Waltz foundations, including both left and right rotation, timing variations, and navigation.
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I'll Improvise That

West Coast Swing What's Next Workshop
Sunday, May 16, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

While we honestly don't know what to focus on for the next WCS workshop, the concept of improvising does sound nicely appealing. Or maybe we'll learn more Rock & Goes.

Location: Online and In Person at the Sapphire Studio
  Zoom link for online participation: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89290202984
Price: $9/person online or $14/person in-studio.
    Pay online and register at the same time at Sapphire's Square Store.
    Registration by noon the day of the event required for in-person attendance.
Prerequisite: Participants should be familiar with West Coast Swing basics including Side Passes, Basic Whip, and Sugar Push.
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Line Dancing With Lisa

Line Dance Workshop
Tuesday, May 18, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

With an exciting combination of beginner friendly and more challenging dances, as well as tips on how to jazz up any choreography, this workshop will get your toes tapping in no time. Easiest dances are taught at the beginning of the evening, more challenging dances towards the end. And we always like to end by dancing everything we've learned one more time.

Location: Online and In Person at the Sapphire Studio
  Zoom link for online participation: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87992146924
Price: $6/person online or $9/person in-studio.
    Pay online and register at the same time at Sapphire's Square Store.
    Registration by noon the day of the event required for in-person attendance.
Prerequisite: None! Beginner and advanced line dancers will find lots to love at this workshop.
Read more about Line Dance.
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Line Dancing With Lisa

Line Dance Workshop
Tuesday, June 1, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

With an exciting combination of beginner friendly and more challenging dances, as well as tips on how to jazz up any choreography, this workshop will get your toes tapping in no time. Easiest dances are taught at the beginning of the evening, more challenging dances towards the end. And we always like to end by dancing everything we've learned one more time.

Location: Online and In Person at the Sapphire Studio
  Zoom link for online participation: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87992146924
Price: $6/person online or $9/person in-studio.
    Pay online and register at the same time at Sapphire's Square Store.
    Registration by noon the day of the event required for in-person attendance.
Prerequisite: None! Beginner and advanced line dancers will find lots to love at this workshop.
Read more about Line Dance.
Like, share, or invite friends on Facebook.
 


Exercises to Improve Balance

Technique What's Next Workshop
Monday, June 7, 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

This exercise class is specifically geared towards improving your balance while dancing. Of course, that also means improving your balance while standing and walking, which really can't be a bad thing. You will sweat; you may be sore; you will probably complain (we all do); but we keep coming back for more.

Location: Online and In Person at the Sapphire Studio
  Zoom link for online participation: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89290202984
Price: $9/person online or $14/person in-studio.
    Pay online and register at the same time at Sapphire's Square Store.
    Registration by noon the day of the event required for in-person attendance.
Prerequisite: No prerequisites in dance ability or fitness level - you just need to be willing to put the work into improving yourself as a dancer.
Read more about Technique.
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Leveling up the Choreo

Line Dance What's Next Workshop
Monday, June 14, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

So, you've danced all four walls a time or two (or two hundred) and want to know What's Next. Check it out - we will be tackling Line Dances rated from "Improver" up to "Intermediate." Why not harder? Give us a chance; we'll get there. ;)

Location: Online and In Person at the Sapphire Studio
  Zoom link for online participation: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89290202984
Price: $9/person online or $14/person in-studio.
    Pay online and register at the same time at Sapphire's Square Store.
    Registration by noon the day of the event required for in-person attendance.
Prerequisite: Participants should be comfortable with Line Dance foundations, including common moves, turns, and forms of counting.
Read more about Line Dance.
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Line Dancing With Lisa

Line Dance Workshop
Tuesday, June 15, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

With an exciting combination of beginner friendly and more challenging dances, as well as tips on how to jazz up any choreography, this workshop will get your toes tapping in no time. Easiest dances are taught at the beginning of the evening, more challenging dances towards the end. And we always like to end by dancing everything we've learned one more time.

Location: Online and In Person at the Sapphire Studio
  Zoom link for online participation: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87992146924
Price: $6/person online or $9/person in-studio.
    Pay online and register at the same time at Sapphire's Square Store.
    Registration by noon the day of the event required for in-person attendance.
Prerequisite: None! Beginner and advanced line dancers will find lots to love at this workshop.
Read more about Line Dance.
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540-382-8782 - info@SapphireDance.com  
30 W. Main Street, Suite C, Christiansburg, Va.