Category Archive for "Dance News"

Practice Dance Parties: Beliefs & Realities

Did you know that practice dance parties aren’t just parties?!  Granted there is socializing, snacks, music, laughing, and of course, dancing!  But these events are also a fantastic opportunity to both practice and learn.  It is not uncommon for ballroom dance students to hold various beliefs and expectations about...

First Ballroom Dance Competition: Checklist to Success.

First Ballroom Dance Competition: Checklist to Success. At one point or another, we all are involved in important events in our lives: birthdays, sports tournaments, wedding anniversaries, vacations…  A common thread between these events is planning:  what do to before, during and after the event.  And ballroom dance competitions...

May I Have This Dance?: The Top Benefits of Learning to Dance As an Adult

Ever seen people at a ballroom class? It’s impossible to miss them. It’s been around since the 16th century and continues to make an impact, from high school dances to global competitions. One thing does stand out about ballroom and other dancing classes: most attendees are adults. Isn’t dancing something you can...

Preparing for your BEST Cruise: Making your Vacation Memorable. Dance Lessons for Cruise 

Preparing for your BEST Cruise: Making your Vacation Memorable. Dance Lessons for Cruise.   Illinois winters seem to be often unpredictable, especially in the Chicagoland area and at Lake Shore Dance Academy.  Even though many of us experienced days where all we needed was a sweatshirt to keep us warm,...

Wedding Dance Classes in Evanston, Wilmette, Vernon Hills and North Shore Areas. LSDA The Knot Best of Weddings 2019!

Thank You Dance Family Lake Shore Dance Academy is proud to announce being awarded The Knot’s pick for best of weddings 2019. We would like to thank all of our couples who took wedding dance classes at Lake Shore Dance Academy, it would not have been possible without them!...

Top 10 Gift Ideas for the Newly Engaged. Ballroom Dance Classes Ultimate Engagement Gift.

Top 10 Gift Ideas for the Newly Engaged. Ballroom Dance Classes Ultimate are the Ultimate Gift.  Tis the season for holiday cheer, holiday shopping and… engagements!  Buying gifts for loved ones is challenging enough, but now what on earth should you get for the newly engaged?!  Newly engaged couples have...

7 Reasons Why Men Should Ballroom Dance!

Why Men Should Ballroom Dance.