• Give a Gift
  • Customer Service
  • Promotions
  • Videos
  • Blogs
  • Win
  • Games

Dancing Into Shape: The Best Dance Classes in America

Posted in:

Dancing Into Shape: The Best Dance Classes in America

Share

Summer is right around the corner, and with the looming beach season to think about, what better time to find an awesome new workout? Our Health and Beauty Editor Jennifer Goldstein kicked off the season by checking out the new 2Fly class at Crunch gym in New York City. After reading her new feature, “Everybody Dance Now,” where she gets a blast from the 90’s past in this hip-hop inspired dance class, we couldn’t help but want to dance ourselves into shape, too. We’ve rounded up some of the best dance classes in America, so whether you’re into Bollywood, billboard hits or just plain boogie-ing, there’s bound to be something to catch your eye and get that body rockin’.

Philadelphia, PA: "Burn It Up" at 12th Street Gym. This group fitness class created by choreographer Stepp Stewart features moves like the “Axl Rose.”

Chicago, IL: “Werq” at Cheetah Gyms. Chicago choreographers and trainers Haley Stone and Julie Steffen created this class where you rock out to Top 40.

Atwater Village, CA: “Awesome 80s Dance Party” at Heart Beat House. Have a flashback while you get fit at this choreographed class that torches calories.

Birmingham, AL: “Crunk Fitness” at Jamme's Crunk Fitness Club. It’s hip-hop dancing made easy at Jamme Morginn’s class, which got its start in Birmingham.

Houston, TX: “Nightclub Cardio” at Fit Atheltic Club. There’s a move for everyone (Latin, disco, swing, even Bollywood) at this dance-fitness class.

New York, NY: “Be Ballet Buff” at M Dance and Fitness. Who didn’t dream of being a prima ballerina as a kid? Well, you can still get the lean legs and tight toosh of one while improving your balance, stability and posture.

Miami Beach, FL: “Pole Freaks” at SoBe Pole Dance. Feel like learning some sexy moves while burning away those calories? Check out their pole fitness, zumba, booty pop or “art of striptease” classes!

New York, NY: “Burlesque Bikini Bootcamp” at Chelsea Studios. Learn burlesque from the pros: burlesque bombshells Lady Chardonnay and Pink Champagne have created fun, sexy classes for all levels of fitness and dance experience.

New Orleans, LO: “Rhythm Matic Diva” at BIM Fitness. Learn techniques for balance, creativity, flexibility, endurance and strength while listening to a mix of top 40’s and jazzy pop.

Denver, CO: “Beginners or Advanced Hip Hop” at Denver Dance Studio. Take classes with profession dancer Marguerite Endsley, specializing in tap, hip-hop and pole dance. She’ll whip you into shape and vamp up those dancing moves.

Nashville, TN: “Spin, Climb and Flow” at Nashville Pole Party. You’ll learn just that: spinning, climbing and flowing in this intense and empowering workout.

Share
This Is A Developing Story
Connect with Marie Claire:
Advertisement
horoscopes
daily giveaway
Win a year’s supply of makeup products from Tarte and a year’s supply of hair products from Hamadi Organics!

Win a year’s supply of makeup products from Tarte and a year’s supply of hair products from Hamadi Organics!

enter now
You Know You Want More
Special Offer
Link Your Marie Claire Account to Facebook
Welcome!

Marie Claire already has an account with this email address. Link your account to use Facebook to sign in to Marie Claire. To insure we protect your account, please fill in your password below.

Forgot Password?

Thanks for Joining

Your information has been saved and an account has been created for you giving you full access to everything marieclaire.com and Hearst Digital Media Network have to offer. To change your username and/or password or complete your profile, click here.

Continue
Your accounts are now linked

You now have full access to everything Marie Claire and Hearst Digital Media Network have to offer. To change your settings or profile, click here.

Continue