Even across an ocean and into a new world, we are still fascinated with the aristocracy and the old world. We love a royal wedding for all the fairy-tale images of princes and princesses and all they represent. We can feel we only can experience the fantasy of a royal wedding vicariously. But ballroom dance can help us add a little bit of that wondrous romance to our everyday life. Escapism Tuning into the Royal Wedding helps us tune out […]
Emergency physician Ken Holbert shares experience on what brought him to take part in ballroom dancing Local physician Ken Holbert has been leading his life as a different man since his coronary bypass surgery years ago. After this cardiac experience, Holbert decided he did not want to see a surgeon again and began to incorporate ballroom dancing within his weekly schedule. A Smyrna, Tenn. resident, Holbert has resided in Tennessee over 20 years after moving to the state from California. […]
Consummate Professional and Attentive, Caring Teacher When Vince Schulz started with National Dance Clubs, he already had a background in music and dance. He learns quickly, partly because he is so attentive, meticulously organized, and dedicated. He’s the kind of teacher who, after a long day of auditions, is up till the wee hours cutting all of his students music to make sure that they will be ready for choreography right away. Vince always listens to what his students want […]
At the National Dance Clubs, we have several students that have been with us for many years–decades even. While most students have buddy lessons with other teachers, they have one primary teacher that coordinates their lesson guides and oversees their dance experience. For those students that have been with us for a years, many have had more than one primary teacher through their tenure. The consistency and enthusiasm the National Dance Clubs’ instructors, the system and structure of the lessons, […]
Dancing provides couples with a common go, bringing them together as a team. But more importantly, ballroom dance forces each partner to really tune into each other and give their full attention. Every couple can benefit from learning to ballroom dance together. Pass this on to a couple that you know and encourage them to Experience Ballroom. First lessons focus almost exclusively on tuning in and developing that partnership on the dance floor. Call (615) 994-1800 for more information.
Wishing you the very best Holiday Season from all of us at NDC! We are truly grateful for each and everyone of you. Thank you for being part of our Dance family here at National Dance Clubs. May your Christmas be magical and your New Year full of blessings! Still searching for gift ideas? Click here for our Holiday Special!
Congratulations to all of our competitors! This weekend was full of energy and excitement and we couldn’t have done it without all of our hard working students. We hope you all enjoyed the 2017 NDC Championships as much as we did! NDC Amateur Silver Champion Betsy Bradley NDC Gold Female Dorris Ziehr NDC Amateur Gold Champion Dorris Ziehr NDC Bronze Solo Male Dr. Jim Calder NDC Bronze Solo Female Marianna Perratta NDC Silver Solo Female […]