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Start enjoying the health benefits of dancing! Walk in to our dance studio and dance your way out!
Dance Lessons for Everyone at Tampa Bay's Fred Astaire Dance Studios
DANCING IN ST. PETE CENTRAL, ST. PETE NORTH, BRANDON AND NORTH TAMPA
Welcome to the World of Fred Astaire Dance Studios Tampa Bay, where dancing is a way of life for the talented and passionate team of professional instructors and studio owners who have taught the Art of Dance to hundreds of individuals for the past 60 years.
Whether searching for a way to express yourself, exploring new means to keep fit, having the desire to meet new people, giving a boost to your self confidence, taking-up a hobby or choreographing your First Dance for one of the most important days of your life, dancing at Fred Astaire Tampa Bay can help you achieve personal goals and so much more.
From the ever popular ballroom dancing to saucy Latin steps to YouTube wedding dance sensations, Fred Astaire Tampa Bay creates programs and offers packages to fit individual needs and objectives for each student.
NO PARTNER is necessary for instructions, only the desire to learn, explore and discover the benefits of dance with private lessons, individual lessons, group lessons and even weekly dance parties. We at Fred’s believe there is always a reason to dance and we give you the confidence and the tools to make every event in life one to remember.
Raymond Cedeno is a native of Puerto Rico and has been dancing since he was five years old. Which, in return, has made him a three-time reigning Salsa Champion. He also has many more accomplishments, such as first place in Fred Astaire Dance Studios Regional Competitions in American Rhythm and Smooth dance. Raymond describes himself as a fun, dedicated Dance instructor. He loves to challenge his students during every dance lesson and takes pride in bringing out the very best in them. One of Raymond's biggest goals in his career is to enrich the lives of his dance students and bring a smile to their faces. He also makes it a point to be the best dancer he can be.Many dance students may recogonize Raymond as a former dance instructor at the Fred Astaire Dance Studio St. Pete Central. The team at the Fred Astaire Dance Studio St. Pete North is excited for to provide a new professional dancer to their dance classes. You can reach Raymond at 727-347-7700 or email
JJ was born in Alaska, but moved to California where he spent his childhood in the great outdoors camping, river rafting, boating, backpacking, fishing and hunting. He moved to Florida in 2005 and has been an dance instructor at Fred Astaire Dance Studios for over five years. JJ enjoys teaching his dance students and loves to watch them grow as dancers. In his free time he enjoys traveling, outdoor activities, and spending time with family and friends. You can reach JJ by email
Reneé Carpenter is a native Floridian from the Orlando and Lake County area, Reneé spent 15 years in Human Resources Management with a Fortune 500 Company. Prior to joining the Fred Astaire Dance Studio family, she worked at Manheim and ADESA Auto Auctions in Sales and Marketing. Reneé enjoys spending her free time with her longtime boyfriend and 3 children attending sporting events and enjoying the beach. Contact Reneé for your B2B partnerships, marketing, advertising, dance studio rentals, and promotional events requests at the Fred Astaire Dance Studios in Tampa or St. Petersburg FL. You can reach Reneé at 813-280-9909 or by email
When people think of dancing, they are not aware of the many ways it can impact and enrich their lives. Dancing offers many attributes: social interaction, self -confidence, health benefits, mental motivation and whole lot of fun!
St. Petersburg Central
Located at 7019 Central Avenue, St. Petersburg, Fred Astaire St. Petersburg Central LOVES ballroom dancing! We teach "any dance that takes two people" including the elegant and stately Waltzes and Foxtrots, the energetic Swings, the sizzling Salsas, Rumbas and Cha Chas and the ever-popular Tango and Argentine Tango. Located in St. Petersburg toward the beaches and Tyrone Square Mall, you’ll find a dance studio with 23 years of dance history! With continuous ownership and dance training, we’ve designed a system that works! We combine private dance lessons (one-on-one with a dance instructor), group dance lessons (one dance instructor and several dance students) and practice dance parties (a party to practice what dances you’re learning before going out to dance in public) to make you the dancer you’ve always dreamed of being! Are you interested in fitness? We suggest combining private dance lessons with our Zumba classes! Want to meet new people? How about a private dance lesson plus three group dance classes this week? Would you like to attend a ballroom dance competition? Then our staff is perfect! Each and every one of them compete professionally in dance competitions! That should tell you just how serious we are about our dance skills! But, wow, do we love to have fun! St. Petersburg Central is located on Central Avenue, between 66th Street and Park St. We have our own building in the "Complex 70" Park! We’re open from 11 am until 10 pm, Monday through Friday. Saturdays by appointment. Please call 727-347-7700 or email us at StPeteCentral@FredAstaireTampaBay.com and let us know what type of dancing you'd like to learn. "Like" Us on Facebook if you've had a blast dancing at Fred Astaire Tampa Bay's Central St. Petersburg Dance Studio!
St. Petersburg North
Welcome to the Fred Astaire St Pete North Dance Studio located at 1171 62nd Ave North, St. Petersburg, FL 33702 where dancing comes to life in a warm, friendly environment. We're highly qualified Dance Instructors that will help you accomplish any dancing goal you have in mind. Whether you are getting ready for your first wedding dance, an anniversary dance, looking at dancing as a new hobby, or to spark up your relationship, you've come to the right place! Maybe you're just tired of sitting on the dance floor sidelines watching others enjoy themselves dancing to the music. We can help get you up on that dance floor! You will learn how toWaltz gracefully, Tango passionately, or burn up the dance floor with the sizzling Salsa, while having fun, meeting new people and improving your health through the benefits of dance. It doesn't matter to us if you have a dance partner or not, if you want to be a superstar at a dance competition floor, or a good social dancer, we've got the right Dance Instructor and all the answers on 'how to' here for you. Our flexibile hours make it easy to work dance in with your schedule. So, all you have to do is pick up that phone and do what you've been thinking of doing for a while. Call. We'll take it from there. You'll walk into our dance studio and dance your way out! Call us at 727-525-2500 or email us at StPeteNorth@FredAstaireTampaBay.com and start dancing! "Like" Us on Facebook if you've had a blast dancing at Fred Astaire St. Pete North Dance Studio!
Located in the heart of Brandon, Fred Astaire Dance Studio is the premier ballroom dance studio for all partnership dancing! We provide the community with highly trained, certified dance instructors who will help you achieve all your dancing dreams. From social dancing to first wedding dances, all the way to competitive dancing and dance vacations, Fred Astaire Tampa Bay has a proven tradition of excellence that cannot be matched. Come by and see our beautiful dance studio, equipped with a main ballroom as well as a junior ballroom, and a dance floor filled with beginners to advanced dance students brought together by a common theme - the joy of dancing! Two left feet? No problem! When you come to Brandon's Fred Astaire Dance Studio, we guarantee you will walk in, dance out! See Fred Astaire Tampa Bay Brandon in action! Brandon's dance studio is open Monday to Friday from 12 - 9:15 pm. You can reach the Brandon Fred Astaire Dance Studio at 813-438-5963 or email at Brandon@FredAstaireTampaBay.com. "Like" Us on Facebook if you've had a blast dancing at Fred Astaire Brandon Dance Studio!
Welcome to Fred Astaire North Tampa located at 14459 N Dale Mabry Highwayin the Grande Plaza of Carrollwood, Tampa. Our dance studio is looking forward to welcoming everyone who would like to experience the joy of dancing by teaching some of the most exciting dances from the smooth and romantic Rumba to the fun and fiery Salsa. Always striving to maintain the effortless style and grace of Fred Astaire himself, our dance instructors can help you achieve confidence, improved overall social experiences, as well as the health benefits that physical activity can do for you, all while having a great time dancing! Whether you want to gracefully float around the dance floor at a wedding, spice it up at a Latin club venue with a Merengue, or show off your Foxtrot moves at your next cruise trip, come join our dance family and get your dance shoes moving! We are open from 12pm-9pm Monday through Friday. Call us and ask about the Introductory Special today! Contact us at 813-280-9909 or email at NorthTampa@FredAstaireTampaBay.com and take the first step to your new life with dancing . . . "Like" Us on Facebook if you've had a blast dancing at Fred Astaire North Tampa Dance Studio!