Wedding Dance Testimonials

Scott & Leslie's Grease-inspired dance

We nailed it! And we weren’t even too nervous. It was so much fun! Read more “Scott & Leslie”

Scott & Leslie
Get your dancing shoes on!

Brandee helped my non-dancer fiancé get comfortable with dancing. She patiently answered questions and knew just how to give advice without making him feel wrong.
Read more “Rachel & Mark”

Rachel & Mark
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
Wedding dance lessons to take your stress away!

Thank you for making our first dance such a success! You took a major anxiety-inducing tradition and made it totally enjoyable.
Read more “Rich & Melissa”

Rich & Melissa
Tori & her dad enjoy their dance

My dad is not a dancer at all, and I had reservations about our father-daughter dance. Brandee was fantastic. My dad went from feeling really uncomfortable to having things “click”. Read more “Tori & Her Dad”

Tori & Her Dad
Annie & Ajay's first dance

Brandee made us laugh and feel so at ease. We had a terrific time learning to dance together thanks to Brandee! Read more “Annie & Ajay”

Annie & Ajay
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
Mom & son do a fabulous Swing & Country Two Step routine.

For the rest of my life I will always treasure the Tuesday evenings I spent with my son taking dance lessons with Brandee! Read more “Tami & her son, Matthew”

Tami & Matthew
Eddie & Donna having a great time on their first dance

Without Brandee’s help, we would not have been able to pull off our first dance at our wedding.
Brandee works with you to highlight your strengths. I can’t recommend her highly enough. Read more “Eddie & Donna”

Eddie & Donna
Nick & Rachel's first dance

One of our bridesmaids—a dancer who’s brutally honest—said our first dance was the best she’d ever seen! Read more “Nick & Rachel”

Nick & Rachel

Private Lesson Testimonials

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
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
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
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
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
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

Group Class Testimonials

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
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
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
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
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
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
Peter, group class student

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

Peter

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