5 Week Summer Ballroom Session
Lily Farrar was born in Columbia, Tennessee, and began her dance career at the age of three, training in ballet, tap, lyrical, jazz, contemporary, hip hop, musical theatre and pointe starting at Precision Dance Studio and later training at different studios around middle Tennessee. At Children’s Ballet Theater she performed as the Sugar Plum Fairy in The Nutcracker. Lily taught ballet and ballroom classes, working with children and young adults from six to sixteen. Lily grew up travelling to dance conventions and competing at national dance competitions where she had many opportunities like winning numerous awards and scholarships. At age nine she began ballroom dancing, training in “Smooth” and “Latin” styles with Pro-Am partner, Danny Pugh, at the Nashville Ballroom Company. She has received the opportunity to train with multiple world champion ballroom dancers, including Jonathan Roberts from Dancing with the Stars. Lily has competed nationally, winning numerous ballroom competitions during her career, including 1st Overall at the 2015 Hotlanta Ballroom competition in Atlanta, and Best Female Dancer at the 2014 Emerald Star Ball in Los Angeles. Lily has attended intensives with The Nashville Ballet Company and the Joffrey Ballet School, and The American Musical and Dramatic Academy in New York City on scholarship. Lily has been the main choreographer for two of her high school’s musicals, Vaudeville and The Wiz. In addition, her self-choreographed solos have won 1st overall at national dance competitions. Lily is now continuing her training at Shenandoah Conservatory in Winchester, VA, where she is pursuing her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Dance.
5 WEEK BALLROOM
Fridays June 1- June 29, 2018
Kid Session $65.00/ Kids Drop in $20.00
Adult Session $75.00/ Adult Drop in $20.00
**Take the 5 Week Ballroom and Adult Dance Intensive for only $150.00! SAVE $15.00
Kids Ballroom Lessons
AGES 7 YRS AND UP
During this hour long dance class dancers will learn the ballroom basics of tango, cha cha, jive and other styles of ballroom. Dancers will also learn how to dance with others by building good partnership skills. Dancers will learn how to think on their feet and learn fun ballroom choreography to current music. The dancers will be taught the proper technique while learning self-confidence, and improving on coordination and rhythm. This class is open to all levels of students! If the student wants to dance in some sort of heel a typical ballroom shoe or a character shoe is great, otherwise any other tennis shoe that is easy to move in is good.
Adult Ballroom Instruction & Social
AGES 16 YRS & UP
During this Intro to Ballroom class you will learn the basics to many latin dance styles like the cha cha, bachata, and even different types of swing dancing. This class will help improve quick footwork and more awareness of the body. The class will be based around a social dance experience so you will learn how to lead or follow from any different people to be prepared to take the floor and look great during a social dance event! Even if you have never danced a day in your life or you love to dance all the time this class is great for all levels! So ladies bring your heels and men bring those smooth moves and get ready to dance!