You've probably heard the well-known idiom that suggests a poor dancer has "two left feet". It's become a staple of the English language, conjuring pictures of awkward, graceless, and otherwise inelegant dancers in an instant. More often than not it's used in a self-deprecating manner or by those too shy or scared to put themselves out there on the dance floor. Despite the phrase's prevalence, we at Quick Quick Slow believe that anybody can be taught to dance. Certainly there are varying levels of expertise and not everyone is gifted with perfect rhythm, but at its core dance is about having fun and simply knowing your right foot from your left.
Ballroom and Latin dancing are not only fun pastimes but also a wonderful way to get and stay in shape. Most dance studios, including Quick Quick Slow Ballroom Dance Studio offer both private ballroom and group lessons. Whereas each has its benefits, here are the top three reasons why private dance lessons are particularly valuable.