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Teaching Augusta To Dance
The Ballroom Dance Center has been teaching Augusta to dance since 1992, which makes it the longest continuously operating ballroom dance studio in the CSRA! Offering quality dance instruction, while still having fun, for both the social and competitive dancer has been the cornerstone of our success.

The Ballroom Dance Center Dream
“Some men have thousands of reasons why they cannot do what they want to, when all they need is one reason why they can.”
-- Martha Graham, famous dancer

Whether you are a beginner or an advanced dancer, on the social or the competitive dance floor, in group or private lessons, The Ballroom Dance Center believes you CAN learn to dance.

Because Dance Is Fun...Everyone Can Learn To Dance at The Ballroom Dance Center!


Do you want to learn Argentine Tango or take your Argentine Tango to the next level? Harby Gonzalez will be at The Ballroom Dance Center and available for private coaching sessions on Friday, September 12, 2014. He will also hold an Argentine Tango workshop that Friday evening at 7:15 p.m. The cost of the workshop is $15.

Call The Ballroom Dance Center at 706-854-8888 to schedule your private coaching session with Harby or to sign up for the workshop! hether you are a beginner or an advanced dancer, on the social or the competitive dance floor, in group or private lessons, The Ballroom Dance Center believes you CAN learn to dance.

Robin Smith, Raleigh-based West Coast Swing coach returns to The Ballroom Dance Center Thursday and Friday, September 11 and 12, 2014, for West Coast Swing workshops and private coaching sessions. Top that off with a West Coast Swing group lesson at the Every Friday Dance and a West Coast Swing practicain the small ballroom at 8:45 p.m., included in admission to the Every Friday Dance.

Workshops: Thursday, September 11
7:15 pm Fun With Direction and Redirection
8:00 pm The Illusion of Ducking Moves

The workshops are $15 each or $25 for both. Call The Ballroom Dance Center at 706-854-8888 to sign up for the workshops on Thursday, September 11, or to schedule a private coaching session with Robin.

Robin will also teach the group lesson at the Every Friday Dance - West Coast Swing Potluck....Any Ideas? Join us to find out what Robin has in store for you. Also, don't forget the West Coast Swing Party/Practica in the small ballroom until 10 p.m. that evening. As always, there will also be lots of fun general dancing in the main ballroom!

Scott Anderson will be at The Ballroom Dance Center and available for coaching in all rhythm and smooth dances Wednesday, September 17 through Friday, September 19.

Minneapolis native and US smooth finalist, Scott brings his good natured and sunny disposition to all he does. In addition to the private coaching sessions, Scott will teach two workshops.

Workshops: Thursday, September 18
7:15 pm Tantalizing Tango - Build upon your basic patterns by adding a flourish, embellishments and come hither/no don't sort of savoir faire.
8:00 pm Rumba - Again, develop your basic steps with some extra pizzazz. This ain't your grandma's rumba!

One workshop is $15; both workshops, $25.

Then, included in your $10 admission to the Every Friday Dance is a lesson in Nightclub Two-Step taught by Scott. Don't miss a chance to get an introduction to this fun dance that is not seen very often in Augusta.

Monday 4:00 pm Int.-Adv. Teen Tech/Fitness & Chor/Comp/Show
  7:15 pm Beg. Waltz
  8:00 pm Beg. Rumba 
  8:45 pm Int. Foxtrot/ChaCha
Tuesday 4:00 pm Beg. Teen Salsa/Hustle
  4:45 pm Beg. Teen Comp./Chore./Show Class
Thursday 6:30 pm Beg. West Coast Swing
  7:15 pm Int. West Coast Swing

Remember the Every Friday Dance from 8 p.m. until 11 p.m. at The Ballroom Dance Center. Admission is $10 per person and includes a fun group lesson.

Every Friday Dance Group Lessons
September  5  Waltz
September 12  West Coast Swing
September 19 Nightclub Two-Step
September 26 American Tango

Augusta Dance Challenge & Showcase
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
August 22 - 24, 2014

at The Ballroom Dance Center
525 Grand Slam Drive, Evans, GA 30809
(Off Evans To Lock Rd. Just minutes from
Downtown Augusta)

General Information
Entry Form



Friday, August 22
8 – 11 pm
Smart, casual attire.

The event starts with a fun evening including social dancing and Jack and Jills.

Saturday, August 23
Saturday offers a friendly, in-studio competition with beginner to advanced professional/amateur dancing.  Lunch included.  Spectators welcome.

9:00 a.m. – Open for registration and practice
10:00 a.m. – Dance Competition – Ballroom, Rhythm, Standard, Latin, Argentine Tango and West Coast Swing and showcase numbers.

A great professional and student show, Marvelous Mercer, will immediately follow The Dance Challenge.

Awards Reception and Dinner – The event will conclude in the late afternoon or early evening, allowing our competitors and other guests time to attend the Awards Reception and Dinner.

Sunday, August 24
Join one of our judges for fabulous fun and informative workshops, offered early so our out-of- town guests can begin their drive home during the early afternoon.  Private coaching will also be available that afternoon.

11:00 a.m   – Priorities in Smooth Workshop
12:00 noon – Priorities in Rhythm Workshop

For more information and tickets call 706-854-8888.

“Make plans now to be at The Ballroom Dance Center on October 31, 2014, for The Haunted Eye Ball and The BDC’s 22nd birthday celebration! It is an evening you will not want to miss!

Your Ballroom Dance Store
Are you looking for the perfect dance accessory, or maybe you just need a new pair of dance shoes. You’ll find exactly what you want at Ballroom Bling! The Ballroom Dance Center offers sassy, yet comfortable, dancewear, a large array of ballroom and Latin dance shoes and glittering jeweled accessories, as well as other items needed to help you put your “best foot forward.” We also have dance shoes available for men! Drop by and see our entire selection, and if you don’t see exactly what you need in the size you need, we’ll be more than happy to special order it for you.

Call The Ballroom Dance Center at 706-854-8888 or contact us at info@augustaballroomdance.com.

The Ballroom Dance Center
525 Grand Slam Drive Evans, GA 30809
Phone: 706-854-8888 ~ Fax: 706-854-8860
info@augustaballroomdance.com www.augustaballroomdance.com

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