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       Ann M. Basso  NDCA

    Ballroom, Hustle, Swing, Latin Instructions
    Available for private lessons in the Rockville area.
    Contact 301-942-3805 or Ann Basso@hotmail.com facebook.com/ann.basso.92
    Ann has taught at several area studios, including The Dance Factory in Arlington, VA.,
    She teaches classes for the Montgomery Country Recreation Department, and
    has taught at the Sport and Health Clubs and Glen Echo Park.
    Ann is a guest instructor at The Hollywood Ballroom May, 2009

       Don Beedie and Jenn Christophel
    NDCA Professional Ballroom Teachers and American Rhythm Competitors
    Phone: 814-242-6418
    Elegant Moves Website

    Private and Group classes in American Rhythm, Smooth and Club Style Dances, Wedding Dance Coaching and Showdance Performances

    Avant Garde Ballroom
    White Flint Plaza 5268-M Nicholson Lane North Bethesda/Rockville, MD 20895   (301) 881-1436
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       Thomas Bevins

    International Latin, Hustle, Swing, American Ballroom

    At Chevy Chase Ballroom  5207 Wisconsin Ave. NW
    Washington, DC (Friendship Heights Metro) 202-363-8344
    Thomas's Voice mail: 202-857-8449

    Thomas Bevans has 25+ years of teaching experience (with 15 years at Chevy Chase Ballroom.)
    Thomas is adept at Group International Latin and American Style Ballroom classes.
    Contact Thomas through Chevy Chase or directly to arrange your Personal Dance study; Programs or Group lessons for your Club or organization
    He is available for private Coaching in competitive International Latin, Hustle and Swing or Jive as well as Exhibition Dance performances.

       Todd Borzych

    International Latin & Ballroom

    Todd trained with world and US finalists, including Albert Franz, Joe Jenkins, Nonci Tirado, Beverly Anne Reese, Katarzina Kozak, Ron Bennet, Slavik Kryklyvyy, and Daniel Calloway. Currently seeking a talented professional to compete with.
    He is the originator of DANCESPORT ENDURANCE© (DSE)*, an intensive class designed to increase torso strength and flexibility, rhythm, and endurance while practicing the basic actions of ballroom and latin dances.
    Group and Private lessons are also available in Tyson's/McLean, VA, at the McLean Sport and Health and in Alexandria, VA at Studio Lioudmila. Contact me for further information.
    * Dance Sport Endurance Copyright 2002 © Todd Borzych
    Borzych@cox.net 202-361-8633

       Mary Botta

    Ballroom and Latin Instruction

    Fellow ISTD
    Graduate of the School of the Hartford Ballet
    Trainer for the ISTD
    Pro/Am Competitor
    Phone: 443-934-6696
    February 2012

       Daniel Calloway, F.I.S.T.D

    Judging, Competitive International Ballroom and Latin Coaching


    Dan has been competing professionally, coaching and judging for thirty-five years, repeatedly earning the distinctions of “Professional of the Year” and “Top Teacher” at many national level events and within numerous dance organizations. He is an Asian-Pacific and United States Professional 10-Dance Grand Finalist. In 1985 Dan was the youngest dual fellow in the world with highly commended fellowships in the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing. He has served as the Chairman of Judges at the North American and USA Dance United States National DanceSport Championships and many other national level events. Dan is also the DanceSport coach for the competitive DanceSport teams at Georgetown University and the University of Maryland, as well as serving as guest coach at numerous other universities, congresses, and dance camps, including moderating the professional discussion panels at key events in the United States. Dan is an ISTD trainer helping to prepare candidates for their teaching exams locally, as well as using Skype, a webcam, and www.danielcalloway.com to monitor their progress long-distance July 2, 2013

       Olga Chekhova

    American Smooth & Rhythm, International Ballroom & Latin, Coaching, Pro-Am Competeition

    Phone: 443-889-7106
    Capital Dancesport
    7800 Wisconsin Avenue Bethesda MD 20814 443-889-7106
    Available for Group Lessons, Private Lessons, Pro-Am Competitions, and Shows
    Ed. Sept 21, 2015

       Raymond Clifton

    Coaching and Instruction in all 10 International Styles


    Ellicott City MD   410-465-5985

    By Appointment.  Singles, Couples & PRO/AM
    Dance Instructor/Choreographer at Howard Community College

      Jerry Cohen

    American Style Ballroom - smooth, rhythm, hustle, swing and social dance

    jerry@ballroomdanceteacher.net or phone at 301.442.4942

    Instruction for singles, couples, and groups, beginner to advanced levels.
    Fellow, North American Dance Teachers Association, (A.S.)
    Jerry was a long time amateur dancer having competed from New York to Florida and has won several prestigious national amateur events including the Virginia State Open Hustle Championship. Jerry places strong emphasis on proper technique and solid basics in order for his students to become stand-out social or successful competition dancers. He teaches both private and group classes throughout the DC Metro Area.

      Bill Davies

    Judging all Styles and Coaching International Ballroom

    Contact Bill directly for bookings: 917-513-5990

    Singles and Couples by Appointment
    Bill Davies Bio Article
    New York, Washington, DC, Virginia, and Baltimore
    May, 2009

      Ponti Del Mercado

    Argentine Tango Instructor and Performer

    703 - 866-5459
    8320 Terra Grande Ave.
    Springfield VA., 22153.

    Ponti has been working in the Washington Metropolitan area for the past 15 years.
    Zuli Russi works in the Washington and has been partners with Ponti for the past four years as a dance partner and as a solo singer.

       Diane Dougherty

    Clogging instruction and coaching for performers

    7000 Dunningham Place,  McLean, VA

       Christine Drury

    International Ballroom and Latin Coaching

    PHONE: 804-346-0265 or 804-264-4209
    Ms. Drury is an independent ballroom dance instructor in Richmond Va.
    She teaches International-style and Latin American ballroom dancing.
    She holds the Associate Degree, with high commendation, from the International Dance Teachers' Association (IDTA.)
    Christine trained with former British professional champions with over 30 years of dancing experience (starting at age 10)
    and over 19 years of teaching experience in England and the United States
    She teaches at The Dance Space and available for private lessons and group classes in the Richmond area.

       Anthony G. (Tony) Dunn

    Stepping "Chicago Style"

    Anthony G. (Tony) Dunn
    Pam & Tony Dunn at: 301-774-7993
    eMail: agdunn@juno.com
    Chicago Style Stepping Classes, Workshops and/or "Steppers Set,"
    at your De./Balt./D.C./No.Va. location, or ours,
    taught by veteran "Chicago Style" Steppers!

       Daniele Fulvi

    International Latin, Ballroom, Smooth and Rhythm Pro/Am

    danikadance@yahoo.com    317 772 0118

    4 Time Italian Latin Champion, Italian 10 Dance Finalist, Rising Star And Open Professional Champion
    Available for coaching in all styles American and International and Pro/am. Singles and couples welcomeFeb 8. 2021

       May Graham-Fox

    Ballroom & Latin Instruction; Qualified Adjudicator

    Phone: (301) 493-6439
    The Fellowship Auditorium 2201 "P" St.
    Washington D.C. N.W. 20036

    Available for teaching couples, singles,all levels,all ages,all stages
    Member British Association of Teachers of Dancing (BATD), U.S. Terpsichore (USTA)
    Teaches Technique, Coaches Competitors, Choreograph Exhibitions
    Finalist World 10 Dance Championship London, England; Semi Final British Ballroom Championship (Blackpool) UK.

       Rickey Geiger, NDCA

    American and International Styles of Dance - All Dances

    Vienna Dance Academy   Ballroom Department
    113 B Church St. Vienna, VA (Savia Blvd.)
    Direct 703-938-2709 or VA Dance Academy (Studio) 703-255-2231
    Training available in International Ballroom, International Latin, American Style Smooth & Rhythm.  Specializing in Professional & Amateur Competition Training in all Styles and in Professional Examination Training.   World Class Championship Ajudicator and Chair of Judges   Fellow & Examiner NADTA;   Executive Director NADOA.

       Lou Giacchino

    International Ballroom and Latin Coaching

    Direct: 301-434-9073
    Lou Giacchino, F.I.S.T.D., Latin and Ballroom. A Dual Fellow of the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dance (ISTD).
    Lou completed his training and professional exams at the Alex Moore School in England. Lou's core strength is basic Ballroom and Latin technique.
    He is available for group lessons and private lessons at various venues in the Washington area. May, 2009

       Ian Gillett

    Interntaional Ballroom & American Style Smooth

    iankgillett@hotmail.com    703-922-0727

    Coaching Competitors in International Standard and American Style Smooth.

       Kirill Gorjatsev

    American Smooth, Rhythm. International Standard, Latin Pro/Am

    kirill@dkballroom.com    703-459-4874

    North-American Smooth Champion. ISTD and NADTA certified.
    Available for coaching in all styles (American and International) and pro/am. Singles and couples welcomeJuly 15, 2013

       Janis Grimes

    Carolina Shag Instructor

    7006 Lee Park Court,  Falls Church, VA

    Private lessons for singles and couples, or group instruction, all levels, in home studio. Free lessons for juniors (under 21). Carolina Shag instructor for Fairfax County Department of Parks and Recreation. Charter Member, Northern Virginia Shag Club; Competitive Shaggers Association (CSA); Virginia Shaggers Hall of Fame; National Living Legends of Dance.

      Aliaksandr Hulis

    International Ballroom Dance Instructor

    Fred Astaire Dance Studio
    368 Troy-Schenectady Rd.
    Latham, NY 12110
    (Item Posted May, 2005)

       Nancy Jenkins, Undefeated United States Champion

    International Ballroom Coaching

    U. S. Professional Ballroom Champion
    9 Times Undefeated. 3rd in the British, 3rd in the World.
    Inducted into America's Dancing Hall of Fame
    Available for private coaching of couples.
    Phone (202) 462-1244, Fax to (775) 993-2119
    eMail at: conwaykittee@gmail.com ed. Dec 08 2014

       Craig & Heather Jennings

    Carolina Shag Instructors

    6140 Riverview Drive, King George, VA
    Phone:   (540) 775-5342
     Craig shagnva@crosslink.net or:
    Heather hjennings@sentel.com

    Available for private and group lessons.
    Craig & Heather are current instructors at the Northern Virginia Shag Club and
    the Fredericksburg Shag Club teaching all levels of shag.

       Wendy Johnson

    Coaching All Styles & Championship Adjudication

    3677 1st Ave #406
    San Diego, California 92103
    619-291-7722 (Studio) - (619) 297-8679 (Home).
    Studio Contacts

    Wendy Johnson's dance and related experience includes:
    – Former New Zealand Amateur Ballroom and Latin American Champion
    -- Placed 7th in the British Amateur Latin Championships
    – Choreographs, adjudicates and dances throughout the U.S.A.
    – Choreographer and organizer of Southwest Regional Dance Championships and the Holiday Dance Classic
    – Has appeared on several television shows

      Melissa Kaye

    Mental, emotional and presentation preparation for ProAm and AmAm competitors

    Your dance teacher, dance partner and dance coach will get you ready for when the music starts playing.
    I am here to help you enjoy the journey of your lessons, competition prep and even your look.
    Coaching topics include:
    ** Confidence on and off the floor ** How to get the most our of your lessons ** How to pick a teacher/coach/partner ** Picking a competitive look that is right for you ** Which competitions are best for you ** How to prep for competitions: physically, mentally, emotionally, financially ** Do I really need a spray tan? ** Why do I forget my choreography when I see a judge looking at me? ** How to enjoy your ballroom journey ** I'm brand new, how do I get into competitive ballroom dance? ** How do I find the right partner? ** Finding inspiration on the bad days ** Finding your excellence ** Juggling a ProAm career. work/family/dance Coaching via phone anytime or at competition Also providing Goddess Weekends; a retreat for the female ProAm student Coaching for individuals or couples Callfor a consultation: (915)494-5485 dancechocolatetravel@gmail.com   viewmylife.org

       G. Kailor

    Personal Training - Dance Choreography - Stage Presentation

    The G. Kailor Dance program is for professional Dancers, Actors and Entertainers and students training in theater arts and entertainment careers.
    Call (702)837-6901 eMail: Gilbon7@yahoo.com

       Lasca Low

    Classic International Ballroom Coaching

    Phone: 301-897-0086 ;
    Chevy Chase Ballroom 202-363-8344

    Lasca is available for coaching singles (men and/or women), couples, and classes in beginning to advanced International Ballroom as well as basic social.
    Lasca can help you achieve your goals whether it's learning to have fun, competition dancing, or pursuing your personal best in dancing.

    • 5 years of training under Australian champion
    • 15 years of coaching from 9 times U. S. Champion and World Finalist
    • 25 years of teaching couples and singles in International Ballroom
    • 18 years of teaching technique and drill classes
    • Competed professionally and as a Pro-Am teacher
    • Danced and toured with Brigham Young University's Formation Team
    • Competed as an amateur on the West Coast
    • Member status with The Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing
    • Winner of professional competitions both in the United States and Canada
    • Received bronze, silver, and gold amateur medals

       Rona LeBlanc

    Lessons for adults, singles, couples or group


    Rona has been performing mambo and salsa since 2001 and has performed at major national and international salsa events. Currently she performs with 2 dance companies. She has been teaching mambo, salsa, and ladies' styling since 2001. Lessons available (adults): private (singles, couples) or group. All levels (beginner, intermediate, advanced). Dance demonstrations and exhibitions available.

       Kenneth McKechnie

    Ballroom Instruction, Championship Adjudicator, U.K.A. qualified in Great Britain

    1314 Chippewa St, Jupiter, Florida 33458
    eMail:  Octronken@hotmail.com
    Kenneth McKechie has 30 years experience in Ballroom Dancing.
    He is a former International Open To The World Latin American Dance Champion; a Championship Adjudicator and is qualified with the U.K.A. in Great Britain. (Item Posted Sunday, August 21, 2005 at 17:03:43)

      Emanuele Pappacena & Francesca Lazzari

    International Ballroom & Latin Coaching, Group Classses, Pro-AM

    Emanuele 302-563-2583 - Francecsa 3025882583

    Capital Ballroom 3025632583 - 7800 Wisconsin Ave Bethesda MD
    Crown Dance Studio - 2820 Dorr Ave Fairfax VA

    2nd US Rising Star Professional Ballroom,
    2nd US Professional Classic show dance,
    3rd US Professional Ten dance championship
    3rd World Professional Classic show dance
    1st RS Blackpool China Ballroom champions
    Finalists Blackpool China Open Ballroom
    North American Ballroom champions

       Aron and Tatyana Rubin

    Ballroom Dance Instruction and Coaching

    Aron & Tanya

    Telemark DanceSport
    Brookville, MD

    Santos Biz Card

       Lee and Peggy Santos

    American Style Rhythm And Smooth
    International Latin And Ballroom
    Salsa & Argentine Tango

    Santos Dance Studio
    810 North Main St, Woodstock VA
    (Home) Fort Valley, VA 22652
    Phone: (540) 933-6778

    Lee and Peggy Santos have been teaching classes and private sessions for well over 25 years in American Style Ballroom, International Latin, International Ballroom, Salsa and Argentine Tango. Qualified as World Class adjudicators, they were the 1977–79 U.S. American Style Champions; U.S. representatives to the 1981 World Latin Championships; Demonstrators at the 1987 Blackpool World Congress; U.S. International Latin Championship Medalist; Eastern U.S. Imperial Ballroom Champions and Virginia State Ballroom Champions. Lee is available in the Cleveland, OH; Charlottesville, VA; Jessup, MD and Charlotte, NC areas on a regular basis.

    Lee is available for Private and Group Instruction, Singles or Couples, in all Dance Styles at The Santos Dance Studio and various venue in VA and MD. Special events, workshops, etc by appointment. Contact them at: (540) 933-6778 or via eMail at: sds@shentel.net.

       Alex Senko

    International Style Latin and Ballroom

    Galaxy Dance Center US
    512 Maple Ave W, Suite 203
    Vienna, VA 22180

    Phone: (703) 223-5327

    International Style Latin and Ballroom coaching, available for Private and Group Instruction, Adults and Kids, Singles or Couples, Pro-Am Ballroom and Latin at:

    Galaxy Dance Center US

       Nick Short

    American Smooth & Rhythm Style Coach, Creative and Elegant Choreography

    Avant Garde Ballroom Dance Center
    Member of the N.A.D.T.A and the N.D.C.A.   He holds the 1973-74 American Smooth Professional title with Barbara Brittle and the American Rhythm Professional Championship titles with Barbara Brittle (1973) and Dale Gonner (1974).   Nick and his student Beverly Hill, won the U.S. Pro-Am American Rhythm Championship title for three consecutive years.  They went on to win the U.S. Pro-Am American Smooth Championship title and the U.S. Pro-Am Theatrical Championship title.  

       Hamid Taba

    International Ballroom

    Phone: 703 606 4711
    International Ballroom Coaching, Couples & Singles
    8 times US National Finalist, two times Representetive to The World Championships at:

    Chevy Chase Ballroom
    Elan Dancesport Center

       Karen Trimble

    Dance Instructor & Coach.   American & International Styles

    4107 Hamilton Ave. Baltimore, MD,  410-444-1151
    Qualified to coach and ajudicate at championship level in all four disciplines.
    American Style Fred Astaire National Dance Associaton Specialist Diploma;
    Gold level dance director, specialist in the International Style.
    Licentiate ISTD, ballroom
    Group classes (open to the public) University of MD College Park and Univ of MD Baltimore County.

       Heidi Unkle

    Competitive International Ballroom and Social Dance Coaching

    Chevy Chase Ballroom,  5207 Wisconsin Ave. NW
    Washington, DC (Friendship Heights Metro)
    Studio: 202-363-8344 -- Direct Line 301-770-5249

    Heidi Unkle Heidi Unkle was a Finalist with her husband Bill in most of the major competitions during their competitive career. She has been teaching classes and privates sessions with adults and teens for well over 20 years. Heidi has had 20 years of continuous training with the world's leading coaches in competitive international style Ballroom ballroom and social dancing. Contact Heidi Unkle directly to make arrangements for Pro-Am; amateur or professional singles and couples.

       Sandra Lee Wollin

    Movement amd Postural Dynamics for Dancers and Athletes

    Emerson, New Jersey, 07630 U.S.A.
    Ph: 201-262-5190,

    Including: Alexander Technique, Applied Physics, Biomechanics, Ideokinesis, Kinesiology, and
    more.  Ballroom, Latin, Theatre Arts American and International styles.
    Singles and couples at all amateur and professional levels.

       Stephen and Lindsey Hillier

    International-Style Ballroom British Champions

    Stephen Hillier started dancing at the age of 7. With his partner and wife, Lindsey, he holds Juvenile (UK, 1963), Junior (International, 1967), and World Amateur, European, British, UK, and International Championship titles (1977-1979). As Professionals, they hold titles in World (3 years), European (3 years), British (3 years), UK (4 years), and International (5 years). Stephen and Lindsey concentrate on teaching competitive couples and developing their own Cabaret performances. Available for Coaching and seminars from time to time at Chevy Chase Ballroom and Dancesport Center in Washington, D.C.

       Tony Meredith and Melanie LaPatin

    International-Style Latin Coaching

    World-renowned International-Style Latin stars, Tony Meredith and Melanie LaPatin are world-class competitors, choreographers and coaches. Some of their competitive successes include: American Open-to-the-World" Cabaret Dance Champions, North American Latin Champions, and Ohio Star Ball International Latin Champions. Tony and Melanie are 12-times United States Representatives to the Latin World Championships and have reached 7th place in the world and were two times Finalists in the World Latin Segue Championships. They have been to Chevy Chase Ballroom and Dancesport Center in Washington, D.C., for individual coaching and seminars.

       Bob Powers & Julia Gorchakova

    American Rhythm Coaching

    Bob has been ranked in the top 4 couples in the U.S. for the past 14 years with two other partners. With Julia he has captured the U.S. Professional Rhythm Championship for seven years in a row. Bob is a certified examiner in all styles of dance. Julia was trained in International Style Latin and Ballroom. She won numerous competitions as an amateur in Russia. Together they have won every major Rhythm Championship in the U.S and Canada.

       Sam Sodano

    Latin Coaching

    Tel: 614 848-7827 Fax: 614 847-5808 ohiostarball@aol.com WEB:

    Best known as the organizer of the Ohio Star Ball and Super Bowl Dancesport Competitions
    Sam Sodano is a former North American Latin Champion. He is chairman of the Arthur Murray International Dance Board, an adjudicator at many competitions; lecturer, and a very active and dedicated coach at his own dance studio in Columbus, Ohio.

       Daniel Trenner and Rebecca Shulman

    Argentine Tango

    WEB: http://www2.csn.net/dtango7/

    Daniel Trenner has been a professional dancer for 15 years. Between 1987 and the present he has spent several years in Argentina, where he learned the Tango from many of its living Masters. He also teaches Dance Technique, Experiential Anatomy, Bodywork, Contact and Ensemble Improvisation, Jazz, Tap, Ballroom, and Composition.

    Rebecca Shulman is classically trained in ballet and is also an International-Style Modern Ballroom Dancer. She began dancing Tango with Daniel in 1991 and has traveled several times to Buenos Aires, where she studied with master teachers and danced in the salons. Daniel and Rebecca travel extensively throughout North America, performing and teaching the Argentine Tango.

      Stanley Alexander

    International Ballroom,Latin and New Vogue Instruction

    Australian Dancesport Academy
    4 Woodside Ave, Burwood N.S.W. Australia 2134
    phone: +612 9744 1656 or + 632 433 5018 - stanalexander@hotmail.com
    Qualified to Licentiate Levels in Ballroom, Latin & New Vogue
    Former Australasian Champion and Coach to Amateurs and Professionals
    Available for Lectures, Private Coaching, and Teacher Training for groups, Clubs or Organizations.
    Demonstrations in Ballroom with my wife and former partner, Deborah Civardi
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