Welcome to Areté Dance Center

We offer artistic, thorough dance instruction for adults who aim for excellence.  From our ballroom program to our ballet program we create strong movement skills and nurture the creative element in each person we work with.  Our purpose is to teach the language of dance with excellence and provide and safe and aesthetic environment in which to use it.

Learn, Practice, Create, Reveal

  • Ballroom Dance Program
    Learn and develop skills in ballroom dancing. Waltz, Rumba, Tango, Jive and more are offered in our Ballroom dance program. Ballroom and Latin dance technique, characterization, timing, posture and partnering are the focus.
    More on the Ballroom Dance Program.
  • Adult Ballet Program
    Discover the fundamentals of classical ballet in a rigorous yet understanding environment. Learn not only the physical ballet steps, but the theory and words behind the movements and positions. Take the first steps towards becoming stronger, more coordinated, graceful and beautiful while challenging yourself to do more than you thought you could.
    More on the Ballet Program.
  • Adult Jazz and Bollywood Dance
    We teach periodic jazz and bollywood dance workshops to supplement your learning experience.  Develop your coordination and rhythm while discovering something new.
    Click here for upcoming Jazz and Bollywood workshops.

Areté Dance Center:  Learn dance, practice skills, create concepts, reveal beauty.

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