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Valerie K.

New York, NY
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Russian, Hebrew, English
  • Teaches students Male: 5 to 18; Female: 5 to 70
  • Awarded First place in the Dance Competitions from Judges of the contests
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Valerie K.

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About Valerie

I have been teaching private and group classes. I graduated with BFA in Dance. I have experienced working with the different age groups having different dance backgrounds. I am a ballet teacher but I learned other dance styles :contemporary,modern,hip-hop,jazz, folk dances. My goal is to help you

Nina S.

New York, NY
Starting at $67
  • Speaks English, German, Swiss German, French
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2000
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Nina S.

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I have been teaching hip hop classes for over 10 years. In my class you will learn the foundations of dance and how to understand musicality in order to translate it into movement. My main objective is to have a fun time with you while we work on your dance moves and your confidence. The class can be customized depending on your goal: learning routines, fitness or dancing in heels. All levels and ages are welcome!

About Nina

I am a professional dancer from Switzerland. I started dancing at the age of 12 and started teaching my first hip hop classes at the age of 18. I have opened showes for R’n’B singers Genuwine, Mario Winans and Rapper Erick Sermon. I have performed in many showes for other choreographers and appeare

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Stephen H.

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New York, NY
Starting at $65
  • Speaks english
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Stephen H.

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students can select the style of dance they wish to master and will learn will improve overall balance, choreology, and performance skills. students will also learn terminology and work on flexibility, strength, and muscle control. these lessons are based more on improving ability, not technique.

About Stephen

A native of New York City, my studies in dance include Jazz , Hip Hop, ballet, modern dance, and movement for theater. I have studied dance at various schools and studios including Ailey, Dance Theater of Harlem, The College of Staten Island as well as Barry University, and frequents Gibney, Peri

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Aisha
Stephen's a great instructor that makes you instantly feel at ease. Dance class was fun!
George T.
Stephen is Great. My kids had a blast.
Barbara M.
Stephen has been giving our teenager daughter weekly lessons in "J-pop" dancing. Even though his background does not include this particular style, he has done a great job of staying ahead of our daughter, and-even more importantly-encouraging and motivating her to keep at it. (Since dancing is one of the few exercises she will do willingly, this is key!) She looks forward to the weekly lesson and so do we.

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Emily M.

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

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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!

Laura M.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 1986
  • Awarded National & Regional Dance Competition Awards from Various National Dance Competitions
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Laura M.

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Laura has been teaching tap dance (and other forms of dance) for over 30 years. She owned 2 dance studios in Southern California, which still are in existence today. Willing to travel some distances. Will teach in your home, at a dance studio, or online. (Discount for online / virtual classes). Laura will also send you tutorial videos via text or email, which will recap what your learned in class so that you can practice a lot more once your class is over. Also, she is able to offer choreography dances for performance, if you are interested. Contact her for more details! :)

About Laura

Hi. I have been teaching Dance for over 30 years. I owned 2 dance studios in Southern California, which are still in existence today. I have taught students from age 3 to age 85 years old. I can teach tap, ballet, dance, and yoga to anyone who has a desire to learn. I have tap and yoga tutorial

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Janet
Love taking tap classes with Ms. Laura! She teaches all levels, she is very patience with new beginners and can be very challenging for intermediate & advance level students. You HAVE to come check out Ms. Laura’s class at least once then you’ll love it and be glad that you found a such great instructor!!!
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Ellen S.

21 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Hebrew, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 4 to 65
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Ellen S.

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International touring dance artist with 10 years teaching experience. Are you a dancer or non-dancer who wants to move and learn more about movement? Whether you want to learn therapeutic free-movement, how to groove in social settings, or a more traditional style (hip hop, jazz, modern, contemporary, ballet) - this is your class! Catered to your specific wants and needs, this class will open your eyes and body to the limitless and healing world of movement.
***During the pandemic I am offering these classes at a lower rate as my way of giving back to the community.***

About Ellen

Hi! My name is Ellen and I am a professional dance artist based in NYC and currently living in Israel. Since gaining my BFA in Dance Performance from East Carolina University in 2013, I have toured with companies around the world (U.S., Germany, Israel) to perform and teach as a professional contem

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Ellen was wonderful to work with! She really made the attendees for our virtual conference comfortable enough to be on camera. Our attendees had a blast and the class was a wonderful way to unwind and have fun after a long day of zoom meetings. I would highly recommend working with Ellen.
Weare Z.
When I purchased a series of lessons for my partner and me, I really didn't know what to expect, beyond the forced focus on steps and postures drilled into me as a boy in cotillion. What we experienced was an accomplished professional, who helped us understand what dancing and moving together really means. Ellen is a giving, forgiving, funny, and intuitive teacher. We opened each lesson with exercises to simply bring ourselves into our bodies. Ellen taught us about beat and provided us choreography to practice, but more she helped us to realize that dancing together and responding to each other's movements and energy allows us to enjoy and even look good on the dance floor. Ellen gave us an awareness as much as a structure. We looked forward to every lesson and will return to her as we evolve. She is a master of what she does and knows and is generous and joyous in sharing.
Nathan
My son loves talking class with Ms. Ellen. She is so energetic and good with kids.

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Average Cost of Dance Lessons in New York, NY

The average cost of 60-minute dance lessons in New York is $88. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $50 and $134 per hour.
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45 min
$66 average
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$88 average

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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."
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"Jared is a great teacher. He is ultra patient and very constructive. I enjoy the class very much. I would recommend him. I'll buy more lessons."
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"I came to Jordan needing help with extreme deadlines. I was auditioning for a musical theater degree with a large number of colleges and while I had a good amount of experience singing and acting, I was practically new to dance. Online, she was able to help me prepare for audition pre-screens, learn dance basics rapidly, and feel less anxiety about dance auditions. As a result, I was able to receive many MT acceptances and get into my dream school. Thank you Jordan for being patient with me and helping me learn at my own pace while moving fast enough to meet my goals. You’re the best!"
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Took Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"Gina is so knowledgeable in so many areas of dance- technique, expressiveness, somatics, book recommendations, energy work. She is a rare gem of a teacher. Someone who goes way beyond a typical dance class. She has so much experience to draw from. 👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽"
Cristina
Took Dance lessons from Gina B.
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"Jared did a great job of encouraging and empowering."
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Took Dance lessons from Jared H.
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"Jared is wonderful teacher. He takes a time to coach my son the first step. Next week, my son will continue to learn it."
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