Wedding Dance Testimonials

Get your dancing shoes on!

Brandee was great at hearing what we wanted. Her help made our first dance exactly what we wanted and something we will remember forever. Read more “Tori & Attila”

Tori & Atilla
Rosemary & her dad enjoy their dance

Brandee helped make our parent dances more comfortable, fun and heartfelt. It was so wonderful! Read more “Rosemary & Her Dad and Rory and His Mom”

Rosemary & Her Dad and Rory and His Mom
Phil & Emma's first dance

We had a lot of fun dancing together and even got a standing ovation from our guests! Read more “Emma & Phil”

Emma & Phil
Jenica & Lance wow their wedding guests

Our dance went really well! Everyone loved it—we got so many compliments! Read more “Jenica & Lance”

Jenica & Lance
Sammie & Tom's first dance

We had such a blast with Brandee. We looked forward to our lesson every week before our wedding.
Read more “Sammie & Tom”

Sammie & Tom
Todd & Andrea took wedding dance lessons for anelegant waltz

Brandee was fantastic, helping us create a beautiful dance that dazzled our guests. Read more “Todd & Andrea”

Todd & Andrea
Andy & Emily took wedding dance lessons

Brandee helped us choreograph a first dance which was the best our photographer said he’d ever seen!
Read more “Emily & Andy”

Emily & Andy
James & Gina's first dance

The dance went wonderfully, thanks to your instructions and choreography! One of James’ friends said that he teared up when he saw us dance, so I’d count that as a success.
Read more “James & Gina”

James & Gina
Rosemary & Rory's first dance

Dance lessons with Brander were by far the best part of our wedding planning—even better than cake tasting!
Read more “Rosemary & Rory”

Rosemary & Rory
Marissa and dad, Steve, enjoy their dance

When Marisa first floated the idea of doing a Father-Daughter dance, I thought it was flat-out impossible. Read more “Marisa & Her Dad, Steve”

Marisa & Her Dad, Steve

Private Lesson Testimonials

Get your dancing shoes on!

Brandee is a supportive and enthusiastic teacher who is able to convey the complexity of a dance into easy-to-learn moves. Now we just put music on at home and start dancing! Read more “Dan & Mudita”

Dan & Mudita
Shannon & Matt, private lesson students

THANK YOU so very much for the awesome salsa lessons! We actually broke out some of our moves at a wedding last weekend and impressed our friends! Read more “Shannon & Matt”

Shannon & Matt
Govinda, private lesson student

Brandee has helped me make tremendous strides in my comfort and ability to lead. I couldn’t recommend her more highly as a dance teacher. Read more “Govinda”

Govinda
Fred & Amy, private lesson students

We had so much fun on our first private lesson series that we signed up for another! Brandee is a very skilled, fun teacher. We always leave our lessons with a big smile. Read more “Fred & Amy”

Fred & Amy
Dick & Susan, private lesson students

I have Parkinson’s. A year ago I wouldn’t have believed I was capable of dancing. But after taking private lessons from Brandee, I’m now passable in swing, salsa, foxtrot and waltz! Read more “Dick & Susan”

Dick & Susan
Douglas, private lessons student

It is hard to put into words how much you have enhanced my life. If it wasn’t for your incredible ability to encourage me, I wouldn’t be dancing today. Read more “Doug”

Doug

Group Class Testimonials

Glenn, group class student

Being in your classes is something I look forward to each week, and the basic levels continue to be full of discovery. Read more “Glenn”

Glenn
Lorraine, group class student

With Brandee’s patience and encouragement, I’ve gained self-confidence as a dancer. Now I’m really having fun! Read more “Lorraine”

Lorraine
Get your dancing shoes on!

I think I was the slowest learner ever. If I hadn’t has Brandee as a teacher, I would not have made it. Read more “Randy”

Randy
John & Elise, group class students

Brandee is a gifted teacher with the patience of a saint. Now we regularly venture out dancing on our own! Read more “John & Elise”

John & Elise
Gus, group class student

Brandee creates a welcoming atmosphere where I’ve not only learned how to move to music and dance with a partner, but have also overcome much of my self-consciousness. Read more “Gus”

Gus
Peter, group class student

You are surely one of the most talented dance teachers of the many I have known! Read more “Peter”

Peter
John & Leslie, group class students

Brandee’s classes have positively impacted our lives, helping us maintain a loving connection, return to regular exercise and stay connected socially. Read more “John & Leslie”

John & Leslie

Dance with Brandee

Take Your First Step Now

Brittney & Frankie's fabulous Foxtrot

Wedding Dance Lessons

Don’t want to "look like fools" on your first dance? Want to do more than just “hug & sway”?
Private Dance Lessons: Couple Dancing

Private Lessons

Do you want to learn how to dance without the pressure of a group class?

Group Classes

Fun, supportive ballroom dance classes – You MUST be a Berkeley YMCA member