Ballroom Dance Academy of St. Louis (BDASL)

BDASL is a 501(c)3 non-profit focused on sharing the joy of ballroom dancing. We offer weekly Ballroom Dance Group Class Lessons and Monthly Dance Events for social dancing. Additionally, BDASL sponsors Community Outreach Programs for Children and Seniors and an annual week-long Dance Camp for adults. BDASL awards Ballroom Dance Scholarships to students who are gifted and needy.


Dance Classes - March 2019

Tuesdays@ The grandel

6-7 pm: Beginner I Ballroom (Tango & Cha Cha) - with Andrea
7-8:30 pm: Intermediate Ballroom (Foxtrot & East Coast Swing) - with Andrea
8:30-9:30 pm: Nightclub Salsa - with Andrea

Thursdays @ the grandel

6-7 pm: Beginner Ballroom (Foxtrot & Swing) - with Lila
7-8 pm: Beginner East Coast Swing - with Lila

Thursdays @ Utopia

6-7 pm: Beginner Salsa Rueda - CANCELLED
7-8 pm: Intermediate/Advanced Salsa Rueda - with Andrea
8-9:30 pm: Salsa performance class - with Andrea

For more information on our dance classes, please visit the dedicated “classes” tab. For information on pricing, please see here.


BDASL is delighted to invite you to our Monthly Social Dance Event. Our social dances welcome dancers of all levels
to join each other on the dance floor, have fun, and catch up with friends. For more information, see here.

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Monthly Dance Party

"THE LUCK OF THE IRISH"

 Saturday, March 9th, 8-10:30pm

PLEASE NOTE THAT DUE TO THE ST. LOUIS STAR BALL, THERE WILL BE NO DANCE LESSON. THE REGULAR SOCIAL DANCE WILL START AT 8PM.

$12/person, refreshments and cash bar included
for students with valid ID: $5/person, with cash at the door only!

Tickets are sold at the door, preferably by cash (sorry, no checks).
Tickets can also be purchased in advance through Metrotix.


Dance Performances

  • Salsa Rueda performance at “El Tercero” at Convergence Dance and Body Center (February 2019)

  • Salsa Rueda performance at the Chautauqua Art and Dance Festival (June 2018)

  • Waltz performance at the 11th annual Emerson SPRING TO DANCE Festival (May 2018)

  • Rueda Salsa performance at the annual fundraiser of the Flamenco Cultural Society of St. Louis (September 2017)

  • Dance performances at Lumiere Casino for an employee recognition dinner and fiesta (April 2017)

 

For more information on other community activities, including our Children and Senior Dance Programs and the WUSTL Grad Dance Club, please see our outreach page. For pictures and videos, please visit our gallery.


Milonga BEDAZZLED

TANGO IN THE AFTERNOON

  • Sunday, March 3, 3-7pm (3-4 pm: free Argentine Tango lesson (all levels))

  • Sunday, April 14, 3-7pm (3-4 pm: free Argentine Tango lesson (all levels))

  • Sunday, May 5th, Cinco de Mayo: EVENING MILONGA 6:30-10:30pm

  • Sunday, June 9, 3-7pm (3-4 pm: free Argentine Tango lesson (all levels))

Location: Second Presbyterian Church, 4501 Westminster Place in the Central West End.

Admission: $10 for Adults, $5 for students with ID, Cash ONLY

Some snacks and water provided! Bring something to share!

For more and up-to-date information, pictures, and videos, please see the Milonga BEDAZZLED facebook page.

 
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