Landon Lewis

Landon was introduced to the Waltz, Tango, Fox Trot, Rumba, Cha Cha, and East Coast Swing
through a social dance class at Baylor University in the spring of 2006. Since then he has continued to
learn and dance while also teaching friends and strangers privately and in group settings. He is currently
the lead instructor for McLennan Community College’s and Baylor’s continuing education ballroom
dance classes and is a regular instructor at USA Dance – Waco’s monthly meetings. He is looking forward
to introducing you to and increasing your confidence on the dance floor that has brought him so much
joy over the years.

 
 

Fox Trot I

Welcome to Fox Trot! Fox Trot is a smooth, progressive dance developed in the early 1900s and often danced to big band music in 4/4 rhythm. In this introductory course you will learn dance position, rhythm, and some basic steps necessary to step onto the dance floor with confidence. This dance course is designed for those without dance experience. Registering with a partner is highly recommended. Recommended dance attire is business casual with comfortable shoes. Ladies are encouraged to wear closed toe shoes that will not slip off while dancing.  This class occurs from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday Sept. 21, Friday Sept. 28, and Friday Oct. 8. Admission for the class can be purchased through the links below.

 

Fox Trot II

Welcome back to Fox Trot! Fox Trot is a smooth, progressive dance developed in the early 1900s and often danced to big band music in 4/4 rhythm. In this course you will learn twinkles, turns, and sways that will add to your level of confidence when stepping onto the dance floor. Please note that the dance steps mentioned are subject to change at the discretion of the instructors to meet the needs of the students. This dance course is designed for those with dance experience (knowledge of dance position, rhythm, and basic dance steps). Registering with a partner is highly recommended. Recommended dance attire is business casual with comfortable shoes. Ladies are encouraged to wear closed toe shoes that will not slip off while dancing. This class occurs from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday Sept. 21, Friday Sept. 28, and Friday Oct. 8. Admission for the class can be purchased through the links below.

 

Rumba 1

Welcome to Rumba! Rumba is a slow, serious, and romantic Latin dance known for its sways and hip movements. In this introductory course you will learn the dance position, rhythm, and some basic steps necessary to step onto the dance floor with confidence. No previous dance experience is required. Registering with a partner is recommended but not required. Recommended dance attire is business casual with comfortable shoes. Ladies are encouraged to wear closed toe shoes that will not slip off while dancing. This class occurs from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday Oct. 19, Friday Oct. 26 and Friday Nov 2. Admission for the class can be purchased through the links below.

 


Rumba II

Welcome back to Rumba! Rumba is a slow, serious, and romantic Latin dance known for its sways and hip movements. In this course you will learn breaks and turns that will add to your level of confidence when stepping onto the dance floor. Please note that the dance steps mentioned are subject to change at the discretion of the instructors to meet the needs of the students. This dance course is designed for those with dance experience (knowledge of dance position, rhythm, and basic dance steps). Registering with a partner is recommended but not required. Recommended dance attire is business casual with comfortable shoes. Ladies are encouraged to wear closed toe shoes that will not slip off while dancing. This class occurs from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday Oct. 19, Friday Oct. 26 and Friday Nov 2. Admission for the class can be purchased through the links below.

 

East Coast Swing I

Welcome to East Coast Swing! East Coast Swing is a rhythm dance often danced to swing music, boogie-woogie and rock and roll. In this introductory course you will learn the dance position, rhythm, and some basic steps necessary to step onto the dance floor with confidence. No previous dance experience is required. Registering with a partner is recommended but not required. Recommended dance attire is business casual with comfortable shoes. Ladies are encouraged to wear closed toe shoes that will not slip off while dancing. This class will occur from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday Nov. 16, Friday Nov. 30 and Friday Dec. 7. Admission for the class can be purchased through the links below.

 

East Coast Swing II

Welcome back to East Coast Swing! East Coast Swing is a rhythm dance often danced to swing music, boogie-woogie and rock and roll.  In this course you will learn spins and turns that will add to your level of confidence when stepping onto the dance floor. Please note that the dance steps mentioned are subject to change at the discretion of the instructors to meet the needs of the students. This dance course is designed for those with dance experience (knowledge of dance position, rhythm, and basic dance steps). Registering with a partner is recommended but not required. Recommended dance attire is business casual with comfortable shoes. Ladies are encouraged to wear closed toe shoes that will not slip off while dancing. This class will occur from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday Nov. 16, Friday Nov. 30 and Friday Dec. 7. Admission for the class can be purchased through the links below.