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September 16, 2019
Dancing with the Nashville Stars

Dancing for a Cause: Feed America First

A Perfect Partnership for Charity National Dance Clubs teams with Feed America First for the 9th Annual Dancing with the Nashville Stars. June 2005 was a turning point in ballroom dancing when Dancing with the Stars first aired in the United States. Ballroom dancing was already beginning to see a resurgence in movies, like Dirty Dancing and Strictly Ballroom, when the ballroom dance competition show hit the airwaves, but Dancing with the Stars catapulted ballroom dance into virtually every home […]
April 12, 2019

Ballroom Dance Competitions: Immersion Factor

Advantages of Becoming a Ballroom Dance Competitor The results of the 2019 Music City Invitational were phenomenal!  Everyone attending a ballroom dance competition has a chance to stretched their comfort zone, improve as a dancer, enjoy time with friends, make new connections, see fabulous performances meet goals, and begin to set new goals. Color and Sparkle of a Ballroom Dance Competition Dance competitions are like ballroom conventions.  One of the great things about going to a competition like Music City  […]
August 3, 2017

National Dance Clubs First Annual Championships Winners

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 […]
August 2, 2017

Student Comment of the Week; Meet Riley Wingate

“We are truly enjoying this….thanks, Riley!! I know we, like dancing, can be challenging…..? ….but, we are feeling much more comfortable with everything, thanks to you!!” M.+H. C.    
July 26, 2017

Get to know the coaches of NDC: Meet Andre and Natalie Paramonov

André and Natalie Paramonov, 2013, 2014 and 2015 1st Place U.S. National Professional South American Show Dance Champions, World Professional Show Dance Champions and five-times undefeated Canadian National Professional Latin Champions, are one of the World’s top professional Ballroom Latin American couples. They are noted for their high energy, passion, and many innovative and exotic routines. Andre & Natalie have been dancing together for more than 15 years. They started their dancing careers in the former USSR, creating their successful […]
July 25, 2017

Get to know the coaches of NDC; Meet Jennifer ‘JT’ Thomas

Jennifer “JT” Thomas has been dancing in various forms since the age of 5. Her studies include ballet, jazz, tap, acrobatics and all forms of partnership/ballroom dance, making her one of the most well-rounded instructors and competitors in the industry. She earned a Bachelors of Fine Arts degree with an emphasis in dance at the University of Arizona in 1996 and has since competed and performed throughout the United States and Great Britain. Since late 2013, JT has been a […]
July 18, 2017

Student Comment of the Week; Meet Ben Cunningham

“Such a great energy! He was so positive. Really encouraging and patient. Good imagery. It was way fun!” -H.H.  
July 18, 2017

Millennium DanceSport 2017 Winners

All of the competitors from National Dance Club family trained for months, day in and day out. Everyone stepped onto the Millennium dance floor, and left their sweat, tears and heart. A round of applause from all of us to EVERYone who braved the heats!!  To our winners; it is, indeed, your time to shine! Each of you deserve every medal and trophy that you took home. We could not be more proud to have had you all represent NDC at […]
July 14, 2017

Get to know the coaches of NDC; Tommy DiTommaso

Tommy DiTommaso began dancing at the age of 11, under the tutelage of ten time US T10-Dance Champion, Mr. Larry Silver. His secondary coaches were no less legendary, including Alex Lazo, a two time US 9-Dance Champion, Jean Marc Generoux & Franze Mousoux, five time Canadian Latin Champions and 5 time Canadian 10-Dance Champions, Rufus Dustin, a US Theatrical Champion and US Smooth/Rhythm/Latin Champion, Michelle Mason, a US Broom Champion, David Hamilton, a US Smooth Champion, and Bob Powers, a […]
July 12, 2017

Get to know the coaches of NDC; Gary Pierce

A former U. S. Ballroom Champion, Mr. Pierce co-founded and performed with the American Ballroom Theatre Company, New York City. For over ten years he served as resident choreographer for the company. He has performed all over the world and as a guest artist in festivals and special arts events for television and stage. Televison Directing and Choreographing 2004 – Legends of Dance Awards, “A Tribute to June Allyson” , Director, Choreographer -Palm Beach 2000 – World Dance (International Competitive […]