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Upcoming Classes


Sapphire Ballroom and Dance Center
Blacksburg Community Center

Please call us at 540-382-8782 with any questions. 

No partner necessary. Please check the Registration Information page for registration details. Group classes are offered in sessions of 4 lesson hours.  Most classes meet for 1 hour per week.

Prerequisite classes can be replaced by private lessons. Contact us for details or to schedule your private lessons: 540-382-8782, info@sapphiredance.com.

    

Nightclub 2-Step

    

Looking for something interesting to do to all those slow songs at weddings or office parties? Here's your dance. Night Club 2 is a slow, romantic dance suitable for proms, banquets, weddings (especially the First Dance), and any other special occasion.
We offer Levels 1-6 Night Club 2 in group classes and workshops, but private lessons can continue even further. Don't see the level you're looking for? Check out the Class-By-Request listings.

  

Upper Level Workshop

  

Nightclub 2-Step - Getting the Runaround
Round and round they go, where they’ll stop, I hope he knows.
Prerequisite: Level 2 Nightclub 2-Step Prerequisite: Varies - See description.

            Monday, 2/05, 8:00 pm, Registration Details
    

West Coast Swing

    

Slinky, sassy, and sexy - what more can you ask for in a dance? Slightly more challenging than East Coast or Single Time Swing, West Coast is a swing style that's all about music and attitude.
We offer Levels 1-6 West Coast in group classes and workshops, but private lessons can continue even further. Don't see the level you're looking for? Check out the Class-By-Request listings.

  

High Powered

  

Prerequisite: varies - see description

            Mondays, 1/15 - 2/05, 7:00 pm, Registration Details
    

Country Two-Step

    

Country two-step is a fast-paced dance that really travels around the floor, and is all about turning the girl. So, if you like to spin or be spun, this dance will knock your socks off! Boots and Hats not required.
We offer up to Level 4 Two-Step in group classes and workshops, but private lessons can continue even further. Don't see the level you're looking for? Check out the Class-By-Request listings.

  

Upper Level Workshop

  

Country Two-Step - Open Promenades
Creative and fun ways to get into Forward or Reverse Open Promenade.
Prerequisite: Level 2 Country Two-Step Prerequisite: varies - see description

            Monday, 1/29, 8:00 pm, Registration Details
    

Rumba

    

Great for beginners, Rumba is the Dance of Love. Slow and romantic, Rumba's casual luxury suits many popular music styles making it a favorite with new dancers and a great first dance for a wedding.
Once you've fallen for Rumba, try flirting with Cha Cha or partying with Merengue.
We offer Levels 1-4 Rumba in group classes and in workshops, but private lessons can continue even further. Don't see the level you're looking for? Check out the Class-By-Request listings.

  

Beyond the Routine

  

Prerequisite: Level 4 Rumba or equivalent experience

            Mondays, 3/12 - 4/30, 7:00 pm, Registration Details
  

Upper Level Workshop

  

Rumba - Making Tracks
Traveling moves in a stationary dance make for some excellent possibilities.
Prerequisite: Level 2 Rumba Prerequisite: varies - see description

            Monday, 2/12, 7:00 pm, Registration Details
    

Cha Cha

    

Fast and sassy, Cha Cha is an energetic, sexy dance which works well with club, hip hop, country, and classic rock as well as popular Latin music. .
After the excitement of Cha Cha, try the romance of Rumba or the fun of Merengue.
We offer Levels 1-4 Cha Cha in group classes and in workshops, but private lessons can continue even further. Don't see the level you're looking for? Check out the Class-By-Request listings.

  

Upper Level Workshop

  

Cha Cha - Fostering a Progressive Attitude
Three steps forward, two steps back - sometimes it seems like we’ll never get anywhere! But don’t despair, progressive Cha Cha has treasures to share with you.
Prerequisite: Level 2 Cha Cha Prerequisite: Varies - See description.

            Monday, 1/22, 8:00 pm, Registration Details
    

Argentine Tango

    

The free spirited Argentine Tango was developed in the ghettos and brothels of Buenos Aires during the latter part of the nineteenth century. This dramatic dance has since hit North America, as well as the rest of the world, and grown to be a favorite on dance floors today!
We offer up to Level 4 Argentine Tango in group classes and workshops, but private lessons can continue even further. Don't see the level you're looking for? Check out the Class-By-Request listings.

  

Upper Level Workshop

  

Argentine Tango - Two Systems of Walking
In a dance built on a single step, examining the systems of walking will provide endless possibilities.
Prerequisite: Level 2 Argentine Tango Prerequisite: varies - see description

            Monday, 2/26, 7:00 pm, Registration Details
    

Viennese Waltz

    

Get swept up in a whirlwind! This fast, traveling dance will intoxicate you with its constant rotation as you glide across the floor.
We offer up to Level 4 Viennese in group classes and workshops, but private lessons can continue even further. Don't see the level you're looking for? Check out the Class-By-Request listings.

  

Variations

  

Prerequisite: varies - see description

            Mondays, 2/12 - 3/12, 8:00 pm, Registration Details, Note: No class on March 5
    

Bachata

    

Slower than Merengue and Salsa, Bachata is a Latin Dance Club must. The step patterns and rhythms are easy enough for new dancers to try and a great lead up to faster Salsas.
We offer up to Level 3 Bachata in group classes and workshops, but private lessons can continue even further. Don't see the level you're looking for? Check out the Class-By-Request listings.

  

Upper Level Workshop

  

Bachata - Combs, Not Just for Great Hair
Glorious pompadour, shaved bald, or any thing in between, combs will take your Bachata higher than a bee-hive and more exciting than a Mohawk.
Prerequisite: Level 2 Bachata Prerequisite: Varies - See description.

            Monday, 2/19, 7:00 pm, Registration Details

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540-382-8782 - info@sapphiredance.com