Private Dance Lessons

  My private lessons are designed to teach you as fast as you can learn. 

No programs to follow. Just fast learning with fun steps to the dances YOU want to learn.

Lessons are $70 per hour ( Cash/check/charge ) Singles or Couples.

Extra couples only $10 per couple.

*** SEPTEMBER Special ***

***As a thank you for all the support and to celebrate starting my 35th year teaching...

All private lessons will only be $50 per lesson for the month of September.

Singles or Couples. Limit 5 per person. Thank you!***


 Gift certificates are available. 

Pay as you learn dancing with NO CONTRACTS. Like us on Facebook.

35 years of ballroom dance instruction excellence - Serving Colorado Springs

Waltz - Rumba - Tango - West Coast Swing - Hustle - Mambo - Night Club 2-Step - Merengue - Jitterbug - Foxtrot - Salsa - East Coast Swing -
Viennese Waltz - Cha Cha - Bolero - Country Two Step

Upcoming Events



Saturday, September 23rd
USA Dance at Lutheran School Gym
828 East Pikes Peak.
Cost: $15 per person. 7 - 10 p.m.
Food and drinks are included.

Open to the Public! Big Floor!
RSVP so I can get tables reserved.

Ongoing Classes

All classes are drop-in and pay as you go. No registration required. Cash/Check/Charge.
***If you need a partner.. contact me.. and I will see what I can do to find you one.***


Fridays 7-8 p.m.
$20 per couple


7 - 8 p.m.
$20 per couple

Your Wedding Dance

Wedding Dance

Help make your first dance a magical experience with dance lessons from Social Elegance.

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Elegant social dancing is our specialty. Learning ballroom dancing with us is fun, easy, and inexpensive because there are NO CONTRACTS.

Group classes are all drop-in paid on a class by class basis. Classes for intermediate level students are Wednesday evenings and cost only $20 per couple per class. Beginner classes are offered Friday evenings and cost $20 per couple per class. Check the schedule for current class offerings. All dances are taught including waltz, foxtrot, rumba, mambo, cha cha and swing, just to name a few. No partner is needed. For personalized dance instruction, private dance lessons are taught by certified Gold level instructor John Martin.

Whether you want to learn for social dancing or special events, you will find the best instruction and most enjoyable learning experience with Social Elegance!