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Stephanie S.

8 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $100
  • Speaks Hebrew, English
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Awarded Honors in Bronze in Medal Exams from Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing (ISTD)
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Stephanie S.

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Group Choreography and Flash Mobs * Private Lessons * Group Dance Classes *
Dance Lessons for Private Parties & Dance Events * Body Movement
Wedding Dance Choreographer: First Dance * Father/Daughter * Mother/Son
Dance Styles: Lindy Hop * Charleston (20's & Modern) * Salsa (on 1 & on 2) * West Coast Swing * Hustle * Balboa Collegiate Shag * Ballroom: Foxtrot, Waltz, Rumba, Cha Cha, Quickstep, Viennese Waltz, American Tango

About Stephanie

Hi, there! My name is Stephanie and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2008 and have loved helping my students move, feel good about what they are learning, and accomplishing their goals they set forth. I am currently available to teach lessons at your home, virtua

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Clive
Empathetic. Supportive. Effective
Bill C.
Stephanie is an absolute pleasure to learn from. She is kind and competent and will very quickly have you at a level where you can comfortably dance on your own.

She is a genuinely nice person and takes the time to learn the way that you learn so that she can teach you in a manner best suited to the way you learn. I had so much fun in my first few lessons with Stephanie leading up to a trip where I wanted to be able to do some swing dancing with friends. On the first day I briefly outlined my objectives with her and over the next handful of lessons we achieved them all. I am so happy to I decided to move forward with Stephanie and look forward to being her student for a long time!
Erika
Stephanie is amazing. She is so sweet and patient and I highly recommend her and her class. She is very talented and knowledgeable for the advanced dancer and she also explains and demonstrates the dance steps in an easy to understand way for complete beginners like myself.
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Peter L.

Jersey City, NJ
Starting at $84
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1990
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Peter L.

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I love ballroom dancing and I hope you will as well. I have worked with both children and adults for the last 30 years. I know how to make learning ballroom dancing understandable and enjoyable.

I can make it simple and easy to learn whether you want it for your own enjoyment or for a specific event like your wedding.

Although I love music, I don't sing or play an musical instrument. Dancing has always been my way to connect with and enjoy music. Moving to music is the ultimate experience for me.

In teaching, I hope that I can share that experience with my students.

About Peter

I love ballroom dancing and I hope you will as well. I have worked with both children and adults for the last 30 years. I know how to make learning ballroom dancing understandable and enjoyable. I can make it simple and easy to learn whether you want it for your own enjoyment or for a specific even

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Jenny B.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $23
  • Speaks Spanish, English, French, Arabic
  • Bachelor of Science in Accountancy from George Mason University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Jenny B.

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I have been belly dancing for over 10 years. Taking classes with me, I can teach you how to move your hips, belly, arms to belly dance. I like to focus on each part and take it step by step until you are able to move your hips, belly, arms, shoulders, and face to the rythm of the music. I will teach you how to belly dance and will also watch you belly dance and correct your movements and provide you tips for improvement. My goal is for you to reach your goal of becoming a great belly dancer.

Belly dancing gives the female body legitimization to be "round", in contrast to modern Western cultural preferences for flat stomachs. The Belly Dance is identified by swaying hips, undulating torso, and articulated isolations employed in a range of dynamic and emotional expressions. Characteristic movements in the dance include curving patterns, undulations, thrusts, lifts, locks, and drops, and shaking or quaking body movements. The focus is on isolated movements of individual parts of the ...

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Belly dancing is an ancient art and has been a fixture of weddings and parties in the Middle East for centuries. I will start teaching you from basics and build you up to learn and become a proficient belly dancer. I have a lot of patience to teach and can guide you step by step. I will start by set

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Benedikte
Jenny is just wonderful. She explains and demonstrates so well. If I don’t understand something, she finds another way to describe and explain. Plus she makes we work hard which I love. I come out of lessons feeling like I just did a workout.
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Lauren C.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Nursing from Oregon Health Sciences University
  • Teaching since 1995
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Lauren C.

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Riverdance! Lord of the Dance!...Have you ever wanted to learn how to Irish dance but couldn't find lessons near you or maybe felt intimidated to dance in front of others while you're learning?...Maybe finding the time in your busy schedule has been challenging?...I can help! : )
I have been teaching for over 25 years and I am both a certified Irish dance instructor (T.C.R.G.) and adjudicator (A.D.C.R.G.). I have created a successful online learning program that incorporates weekly online class sessions with support instructional videos and music that you can access at times that work for you! It is a self-paced online learning system that moves with you, not ahead of you, where you will find encouragement and accountability while setting goals and meeting bench marks as you journey through Irish dance, music, history and culture.
You will start with the basics of what makes Irish dance "look Irish" and you will explore the various rhythms and movements that have captivated ...

About Lauren

Lauren hails from Oregon where she was a Rose Festival Princess and Miss Teen of Oregon. Trained in musical theater before applying her talents to Irish dancing. she has appeared on "Prime Time Country" and "Live at the Grand Ole Opry", danced with the Chieftains, Natalie MacMaster, Gaelic Storm an

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Isabella
Lauren is THE BEST and I am so grateful I found such a gem of a dance teacher. I am a professional dancer in Los Angeles who had only taken a few Irish dance classes before I started working with Lauren online in April. With her help, I have learned SO much in only 4 months, and recently passed the first 6 Irish grade exams. She is so patient, encouraging, fun, and her online learning portal and videos are immensely helpful for learning virtually. I could not recommend her enough!
Elizabeth and John Le
Lauren is terrific. Our daughter absolutely enjoys her classes.
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Kristen J.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Awarded Finalist in Frostbite International Film Festival from Frostbite International Film Festival
  • Teaches students 16 and up
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Kristen J.

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I’m available to teach private lessons for teens and adults interested in learning to do tap or ballet for the first time, or who want to improve their skills. My strengths are patience, enthusiasm, and an unusual way of approaching dance. I’m not famous or particularly interested in becoming famous, so if that’s your goal, I’m not the right teacher for you. I strongly believe everyone can dance, and should. All bodies can learn to dance and enjoy themselves. Dance should be joyful, about self-expression, and a way of learning about your body and your spirit. Finally, I believe it’s never too late to start learning something new, and your bucket list should not wait until you retire.

About Kristen

I started dance later in life -- tap at 19 and ballet at 31 -- because I was so tall and awkward as a child. It never occurred to me that people my size could be dancers. I fell in love with dance as an escape from a stressful job teaching high school history. I saw such changes in myself the more I

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Joy J.
Alexandra
More than incredible first experience, no question I will return and invest more time with her. She is extremely warm, personable and really knows her stuff. So happy to have found her!
Miranda
Kristen is a human that makes her students feel immediately at ease. She is kind, quirky, and hilarious, but more importantly, she is patient and meets students where they are to ultimately fulfill their potential and their goals. I first started taking tap classes from Kristen a few years ago as a nervous adult (25 yo) seeking a bare bones beginner tap class. Since then, having incorporated exercises, games, and routines to awesome music, I have come leaps and bounds, built up my courage and confidence, and am proud to officially feel part of the tap community. If you’re looking for an excellent teacher, regardless of experience level, look no further!
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Emily M.

20 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $55
  • Awarded Duckett Award for Artistic and Academic Excellence from University of Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Emily M.

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A professional dancer myself, I strive to bring my experience and expertise into each lesson. We will begin with a physical warm up, followed by floor work and some choreography. Each lesson is crafted specifically with the student's unique goals in mind. I believe the best learning environment is a positive and supportive one, and I strive to truly help my students understand dance technique, while having a good time.

About Emily

Emily M. is a professional actor, singer and dancer and experienced teacher available for online lessons worldwide teaching subjects ranging from voice to yoga and many other fitness and arts classes. Emily has been in the performing arts for over 15 years and teaching for the last 6 years. Exten

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Naveen
Well organized yoga and conditioning lessons. Very patient with new students and strives to bring out the best from them.

Would not hesitate to recommend Emily.
Lisa
Emily's background in musical theater is perfect for teaching our 10-year-old daughter! We signed her up for jazz to help her with choreography. We love that Emily teaches routines with Broadway music. She has also been very responsive by email, and Emily tailored our lessons to best fit our daughter.
Claudia
Emily is a wonderful yoga teacher and I look forward to every class! She is motivating, kind, patient and fun!

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The average cost of 60-minute dance lessons in Long Island City is $90. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $50 and $140 per hour.
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"Bianca did an excellent job!"
Layla
Took Dance lessons from Bianca T.
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"Crystal is the best dance instructor so powerful and full of life. I am very pleased with her professionalism. Awesome instructor."
Erica
Took Dance lessons from Crystal J.
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"She is awesome!!!! Very professional!"
Royal
Took Dance lessons from Crystal J.
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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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"Jordan is awesome! Very personalized experience -- I definitely recommend working with her."
Molly
Took Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"Ashley hit the nail on the head. Thanks Ashley for setting me straight and giving me several variations. Music and dance are intertwined."
William
Took Dance lessons from Ashley M.
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"My experience with Crystal has been amazing!! Crystal expertise in technical, ballet, liturgical, jazz, hip hop, and African dance is out of this world. Crystal took her time to show me (at the time a non dancer) all of those dances and now I am no longer a beginner!! Now Crystal has asked me to travel with her to several dance conferences. We have also done a few routines together! One of the venues was at the Phillips Arena!! AMAZING!"
Vonne Robinson
Took Dance lessons from Crystal J.
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"Our company Alignment Healthcare has been taking advantage of Take Lesson's dance classes for several months now, instructed virtually by Jordan Wentz. We have tried various types (burlesque, wedding dance, hip hop and more) and Jordan has done a terrific job with all of them! Our employees including myself have provided positive feedback all around and look forward to her lessons after the long work days, it has served as a perfect way to have active fun while learning new skills. Definitely recommend as the pace can be suitable and adjusted for different experience levels! We plan to continue with Jordan as our instructor with different courses each time."
Arjun Sood
Took Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"Had our first lesson...great instructor"
Zoe
Took Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"It is obvious Sara knows her craft! She gives excellent feedback."
Michele
Took Dance lessons from Sara P.
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