Wedding Dance Testimonials

Scott & Leslie

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

Stella & Devan

Stella & Devan took wedding dance lessons

Thank you for preventing us from looking like fools for our first dance. People actually cheered after some of our moves! Read more “Stella & Devan”

Stella & Devan

Nick & Rachel

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

Karen & Ansel

Karen & Ansel's sexy dip

Our first dance went really well. It wasn’t perfect, but we looked like we knew what to do and had fun doing it!
Read more “Karen & Ansel”

Karen & Ansel

Jenica & Lance

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

Rosemary & Rory

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

James & Gina

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

Rich & Melissa

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

Rosemary & Her Dad and Rory and His Mom

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

Annie & Ajay

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

Private Lesson Testimonials

Shannon & Matt

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

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

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

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

Doug

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

Dan & Mudita

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

John & Elise

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

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

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

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

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

Randy

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

Peter

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