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Debra D.

Phoenix, AZ

BALLROOM DANCE:
Beginning ballroom dance (Bronze level): Smooth, rhythm, and club dances.

Singles and couples welcome.

Wedding/anniversary dance lessons, and lessons for other special occasions.

Competition training for Bronze and Newcomer levels.

BELLY DANCE:
Beginning belly dance (cabaret style).

- Foundations of movement.
- Choreography.
- Zils, fan veils, veils, Isis wings, and other prop work.

About Debra

Hello and welcome!

As the owner and principal instructor at Studio D - Dance & Voice, my goal is to provide a positive, enjoyable learning experience for all of my students.

My background includes dance (teaching, performance and competition), commercial acting, singing, modeling, and radio/TV experience. My talent resume is available upon request. I have been on network TV and I've been a national media spokesperson for a major US corporation. I'm represented by one of the top talent agencies here in Arizona and I have worked extensively in Los Angeles.

DANCE STUDENTS:

I teach
the following individual and group classes:

- BELLY DANCE: Beginning and Intermediate (mainly cabaret style, including zils, veils, scarves, veils, and fan veils). We also dance a wide variety of belly dance, Oriental, and fusion dances - something for everyone!

Interested in performing? Then you'll definitely want to join my belly dance performance troupe. I'm always looking for committed dancers who want to learn choreography and performance techniques. We perform at various venues around the Valley.

- BALLROOM: (including Latin, Swing, Smooth, and Club dances)

For ballroom classes, both couples and individuals are welcome - no partner is required. I work with students who are serious about learning how to dance, and who want to learn proper technique in addition to dance figures. I'm especially interested in working with dancers who are considering competitions and performance. I absolutely love choreographing routines for my student dancers!

I teach at one of the largest studios in the valley - we have plenty of room to move and explore the various dances you want to learn.

For couples planning their wedding, I can help you choreograph and rehearse an enjoyable wedding dance that you and your guests will remember for a lifetime.

Having a party? I offer group lessons and performances (ballroom and belly dance) for special occasions at your location.

I'm looking forward to helping you become the dancer you want to be!

ACTING / SINGING STUDENTS:

Please let me know your goals and interests and I will help you achieve them. I utilize a variety of different methods and techniques customized for each student. I have been acting and singing for over 20 years.

MODELING STUDENTS:

I teach all aspects of modeling, including print, runway, platform, tearoom and showroom. You will also learn about hair, make-up, auditions, fittings and the business of modeling. And, you will have the opportunity to work with a professional photographer to practice and build your portfolio.

*** Lesson Details ***

DANCE LESSON INFORMATION:

There are a few rules of dance etiquette that any reputable instructor will ask you to follow:

- Please come dressed appropriately. My studio maintains a dress code, so please arrive in appropriate dance attire. Belly dancers may wear yoga pants and athletic tops (belly dance skirts are also perfect). I can provide coin belts and practice veils.

- While in belly dancing we dance barefooted, ballroom dancing does require special shoes. These are highly recommended. Please note that sneakers are discouraged (rubber soles will stick to the floor and impede your movement). If you want to try a lesson or two in regular shoes, that's fine. Just be sure to wear shoes with a leather sole.

- Please arrive 5 minutes prior to your lesson so that you are ready to go when your lesson time begins. If you arrive late, you will forfeit that time.

- Cancellations require a 24-hour notice. This policy allows us to offer your lesson time to another student.

Most important, lesson times are all about YOU. Each lesson will continually build on your knowledge and skills. Your dance instruction will be customized just for you, your skill level, and your goals.

Happy dancing!

***Accessories and Props***

- Belly dance: I can provide coin belts and practice veils. For more advanced students, I would ask them to purchase their own props and costumes.

- Ballroom dance: Students will need a pair of appropriate ballroom dance shoes (recommended, but not required initially).

- Acting, voice, and modeling: No special items are necessary.
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Reviews

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mark C. September 22, 2014
Ballroom Dance · In studio
Debra is a great instructor for dancing. I've studied with her for many hours and found her teaching to be pleasant, easy to understand, and right to the point; she helped me turn my two left feet into ones that can dance.

The nice thing is that with her background in television, P.R. and how to present a good image, and she has taught me to be more confident and comfortable with my dancing. As a guy, that means a lot!

I highly recommend Debra for anyone wanting to learn the fine art of dance.
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Debra D.

Debra D.

Phoenix, AZ 85032
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Roger A.

Phoenix, AZ

About Roger

Danced everywhere, every dance, since a child I have enjoyed the blessings of dance now I share with who ever I can. It's all about having fun, a lesson is a great joy to your life, I'll make sure it's a great experience for you.
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Roger A.

Roger A.

Phoenix, AZ 85032
starting at
$40 / 30-min
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Rosy F.

Scottsdale, AZ

Dance as fitness, choreography, or technique.

About Rosy

I have extensive experience as a fitness instructor as well as a technical dance instructor. I currently work as a professional modern dancer and dance instructor for both children and adult classes. I look forward to working with you to achieve your goals, whether it be gaining dance technique, learning how to pick up choreography quickly, or just trying to get a good work out.
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Rosy F.

Rosy F.

Scottsdale, AZ 85250
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$15 / 30-min
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Kimberly C.

Phoenix, AZ

About Kimberly

I am an RN, ERYT500, CRYT and PRYT with the Yoga Alliance. Teaching and training yoga teachers near two decades. Certified in hot yoga techniques: Bikram & Synergy. Specializing in creating yoga sequences that reduce stress, increase focus/concentration, increase energy, induce more relaxation for clarity. Learn to meditate, breath and become more confident in every part of your life.
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Kimberly C.

Kimberly C.

Phoenix, AZ 85014
starting at
$25 / 30-min
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Nicholas T.

Gilbert, AZ

I specialize in classic jazz and partner dances. I can teach you to dance as fitness, social dancing, competition, and performance.

About Nicholas

Hello, my name is Nicholas and I am an eternal student and teacher. Besides being very active in the dance, martial arts, and photography community, I have experience in most academic subjects due to the plethora of classes I have taken throughout my life. Some quick tidbits about me:

-I am a competitive swing dancer and martial artist
-I worked for Vogue (a high end fashion magazine) as a photography intern
-I have scored near perfects on SAT, SAT Subject tests, and ACT exams
-I have 5s on most AP exams and scored well on my IB exams as well
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Nicholas T.

Nicholas T.

Gilbert, AZ 85295
starting at
$20 / 30-min

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