When you talk about dance classes in Melbourne you will notice most of them help kids learn how to dance. However dancing is not restricted by age, any age person can learn it and thanks to television shows that even the adults today want to learn to dance. There are many forms in dance but ballroom dance is the most preferred among adults.
If you plan to take ballroom dancing lessons in Melbourne you need to make sure that the studio you wish to join actually teaches ballroom dance. You need to make sure of this mainly because most of them teach only classical, hip hop, ballet, jazz and tap. And so before you waste your time to visit a dance studio, it would be better to call in and take inquiry.
Ballroom is a couple dance and many bridal dance lessons include it, however this does not mean that you will need a dance partner to join ballroom dancing lessons in Melbourne. Whether you plan to take up private ballroom lessons or group ones you do not have to worry about finding a partner. While your teacher will be your partner in a private class, any one from the group can be your partner in a group class.
There are two main types of ballroom dances one is Standard or Smooth (Waltz, Tango and Foxtro) and the other is Rhythm or Latin (Cha-Cha, Rumba and Swing). While smooth or standard is the more elegant form of the dance Rhythm or Latin is more upbeat. Couples interested in bridal dance lessons thus generally prefer to learn the smooth or the standard form of ballroom dance. Besides these there are many other types of ballroom dances however do not jump into all at the same time, master atleast three forms and then you can take up learning all other forms of the dance.