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Kārlis T.

San Jose, CA
Starting at $125
  • Speaks Russian, Latvian, English
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Kārlis T.

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I am 7 times national champion in Ballroom Dancing of Latvia.
Finalist of World & European dance championships.

Ballroom Dancing is my passion and I am an expert in Latin American and Standard dances, as well I am professional choreographer for your wedding or any other dance event of your choice.

About Kārlis

I am an expert level teacher of ballroom dancing. I have more than 5 years of experience in working with some of the best ballroom dancers in Europe. Last couple of years, while living in California, I have been working with adults, focusing on beginners and also advanced dancers who wish to learn

Morgan O.

Teaches Online
Starting at $32
  • Teaches students Male: 5 to 18; Female: 5 to 40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2011
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Morgan O.

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Whether you're an advanced dancer looking to improve technique for an upcoming competition or a complete beginner wanting to learn the basics, I'd be happy to help! All ages are welcome!

I believe that a dance teacher should have a healthy balance of strict adhesion to excellence and a good dose of pure fun! Dance may not be easy but it is an extremely awarding and fun experience. I would love to help you take your technique to the next level. My goal is that you will grow in confidence and know your self-worth!

I was classically trained in the Vaganova Method, therefore it is the method I train with for Ballet lessons. In addition to being able to assist with Ballet technique (barre work, across the floor, turns, leaps, etc), I teach lyrical and jazz. You will learn terminology as well as execution.

Each class will be structured to fit your individual needs! Let me know if you want special attention to help with an upcoming audition or specific help with flexibility. Or whatever ...

About Morgan

Hi, I'm Morgan! Growing up, I trained in Ballet, Pointe, Tap, Jazz, Musical Theater, Contemporary, Lyrical, and Character Dance. Since I was homeschooled, I had the opportunity to spend countless hours at the studio every week. Summers always meant dance intensives. I've participated in a Richm

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Lindsay B.

26 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $65
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Lindsay B.

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My goals are to work on their coordination and flexibility along with proper ballet technique. All classes will be tailored to each student accordingly.

About Lindsay

In home and in studio classes are a 1 hour minimum. Online lessons are also available at 30 and 45 minute durations please call takelessons to book. Hey there! My name is Lindsay. I truly enjoy teaching everything in the realm of physical activity. I grew up dancing at Mark Spivaks Institute

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Emma
My daughter has only had her first lesson with Lindsay but we were both impressed with her. She is friendly and was able to make the exercises very tailored to her specific needs and goals. We are looking forward to continuing to work with her.
Rojean
Lindsay has been an amazing yoga/ballet instructor for me. I started taking beginners ballet lessons with her in June of 2019 and she was so patient with me. I later on decided to take yoga with her a couple months later and she is just nothing short of awesome! She is very well spoken during yoga and really knows what she’s doing. She always accommodates with my needs and makes sure I’m comfortable with whatever we’re practicing for that day. For example she’ll ask how I’m doing that day and if I say I’m feeling anxious, we’ll do a relaxing and calming session, or we might do something more physical and energetic if I need to get hyper and start my day energized. She has obviously had a lot of experience in this field and it really does show. I’m super glad I chose lindsay to be my instructor and would never consider going with anyone else.
Maureen L.
I love taking my online classes with Lindsay! Having a really busy schedule, I thought at first this was an indulgence to have a class in the comfort of my own home, however I've rethought that since I've started. These are necessary to keeping, not just my physique in shape, but my ballet up to par, as well as my mental state of being calm, focused & happy. Lindsay is very skilled at shifting each class to what is best for me that day. She's skilled & knowledgeable, proficient, professional, friendly, fun & gives me a thorough workout! Thank you Lindsay!

Meet Online Dance Teachers Serving Santa Cruz, CA

Maria P.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Maria P.

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Learn how to dance different styles while having fun.

About Maria

Hi, there! My name is María and I can't wait to meet you! With a BS and MS in nutrition as well as registered and licensed as a dietitian and many years of experience as a nutritionist, I always like to adapt the lessons to reach each person's goals. Hi, there! My name is María and I can't wait

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Melody Bromma
Terrific! Very helpful.
Melody
A wonderful chef, very informative, organized and professional. Great recipe and Maria adapted everything to suit my smallish kitchen and not too equipped cupboard. Very knowledgeable. Super delicious. Highly recommended!!
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Amanda D.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students 6 and up
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Amanda D.

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Experienced dance teacher, specializing in jazz, contemporary, lyrical, tap, jazz funk, and acrobatics. I have been teaching professionally for 10 years. All ages are welcome. I am also a competitive choreographer for dance competitions. Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. I teach different styles of dance techniques. Also, working on ballet foundations. I can also clean competition routines. My goal is to make sure each student is reaching their fullest potential and goals while experiencing a fun atmosphere. Let’s get started!!!

About Amanda

I am a professional dancer/choreographer. I graduated from Dean College with a Bachelors of Fine Arts in Dance. I currently teach competitive dance and liturgical dance to students ranging in ability from beginner to professional. I’m very versatile within my teaching styles. I have danced with Alv

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Lucinda L.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 7 to 40
  • Awarded Certificaate eof Excellence- Outstanding Performer Award from UNLV Department of Dance
  • Teaching since 2014
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Lucinda L.

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This class is designed to help you get better at your turns and leaps. Whether you have lots of room to practice in or just your living room, this class will help you take your technique to the next level.

About Lucinda

I am a graduate from UNLV with a Bachelors in Fine Arts in Dance Performance & Choreography. My choreographic work has not only been premiered in four UNLV Dance Concerts, but as well as in concerts for dance companies in Las Vegas. I was also awarded UNLV Dance Department's Outstanding Performer A

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Cami
Lucinda was on time, very friendly, and happy to get right to the lesson after getting a little background I do. She made some suggestions for attire, stretches, warm-ups, etc. We can't wait to see her again!
Valencia
Amazing teacher! Explained everything efficiently and really helped me to understand technique

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Average Cost of Dance Lessons in Santa Cruz, CA

The average cost of 60-minute dance lessons in Santa Cruz is $81. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $140 per hour.
30 min
$47 average
45 min
$53 average
60 min
$81 average

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"My English is not perfect but she knows how can she get what you mean :) She's patient, has good technique, and an outgoing personality. I highly recommend!! So far I've only had 3 lessons with her but I booked a few more so I can continue to grow as a dancer. I am so glad to chose her. I am so thankful her to make me fell better."
Talia
Took Dance lessons from Arlys A.
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"Was great fun thank you"
Tina
Took Dance lessons from Chrystie S.
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"Awesome Instructor!! Good about going slow enough to understand concepts."
Gene
Took Dance lessons from Carissa M.
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"Excellent person and good teacher"
danila
Took Dance lessons from Deirdre T.
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"Had our first lesson...great instructor"
Zoe
Took Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"She’s awesome! I’ve learned a lot in a short period of time already"
Robert
Took Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"Shes amazing in every way:)"
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Took Dance lessons from Michaela P.
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"It was a lot of fun. I learned a lot even in the first lesson."
Susan
Took Dance lessons from Dan H.
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"Sasha has been absolutely amazing. She makes online dance classes surprisingly fluid and forms a real connection with her students remotely. As someone with a serious lack of rhythm and coordination, I can say I am enjoying myself and learning a great deal! Sasha has been choreographing my wedding dance and has gone above and beyond to cut the song just right as well as rehearsing all the moves until they are perfect. Beyond that she is teaching us the fundamentals and giving us a lot to think about and practice on our own, which is highly appreciated! Would strongly recommend Sasha as your next dance instructor."
Dan
Took Dance lessons from Sasha C.
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"Teresa did an amazing job! She quickly figured out how best to work together even over Skype! Amazing!!!"
MacKenzie
Took Dance lessons from Teresa V.
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