• Apr 12

    Catching Up: Feb – April 2017

    Red, White & Black Ball: Feb. 2017 One of the more well known events of the year, ADC's Red White & Black Ball celebrates the more formal aspects of ballroom dancing.   The event is also great for new students, of which we had several!  We began with a Vintage…

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  • Apr 12

    Upcoming Events at ADC

    Welcome to ADC’s Newsletter and Blog!  Most upcoming events below are appropriate for dancers of every level.  ADC has a great community of students and staff and an atmosphere of acceptance.  We hope that you will join us in our exploration of dance and the development of new friendships.   Dancers'…

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  • Feb 01

    Catching Up: Oct 2016- Jan 2017

    Halloween Event:  Oct 2016 We kicked off the fall with our fun and frivolous Halloween Event.  The theme for 2016 was "When I Grow Up", in which students and staff dressed up as what they wanted to be when they were a kid!   Guests enjoyed a Swing dance class…

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  • Feb 01

    Upcoming Events at ADC 2017

    Welcome to ADC's Newsletter and Blog!  The following upcoming events are good for dancers of every level.  ADC has a great community of students and staff and an atmosphere of acceptance.  We hope that you will join us in our exploration of dance and the development of new friendships. Red,…

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  • Jan 11

    Preview the video of our Winter Dance Show 2016

    The video of our Winter Dance Show 2016 "A Winter's Dream" will be released next week!  In anticipation of this here's a sneak preview of the video itself. Our dance audience enjoyed ballroom dance performances, a ballet class performance, professional dance performances and more.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=claqohy7Tjo

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  • Dec 08

    ADC Holiday Show 2016: Saturday Dec. 17th @ 7pm

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    Join us for our 4th annual holiday show "A Winter's Dream". Graceful ballroom dancing, hot latin dances and beautiful ballet will transport you out of the everyday and into a world of music and illusion. Our show this year will be full of varied and thematic show routines performed by…

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  • Nov 30

    South San Jose Dancers

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    A friend of ours, Chuck, is running a free ballroom dance class on December 10th at 7pm for those of you located in South San Jose.  He will be teaching Nightclub Twostep and then a short dance performance will be given afterward.  For those of you in South San Jose,…

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  • Nov 08

    Alice in Wonderland: ADC’s Newest Adult Ballet Class Routine?

    I came across this on a friend's FB page.  Not only is it well danced, funny, and beautiful, but it's colorful and would be a really fun ballet routine to do (in a modified form, of course) in our adult ballet classes.  I am rooting for The Queen of Hearts…

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  • Nov 03

    Our Top Picks for Best Ballroom and Latin Dance Music

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    Hello all! Many of you lately have been asking what the best ballroom dance music is. My opinion is that you should always dance to something that inspires you.  So, here are my top artists and song pics for most inspiring ballroom dance music: Rumba: "Cuando Calienta El Sol" on…

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  • Oct 19

    Halloween Ballroom Dance Event Fri Oct. 28, 2016

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      Join us for this year's Halloween Ballroom Dance Event on Friday Oct. 28th: "When I Grow Up". Dress as what your five-year-old self wanted to be when you grew up! Come to dance, learn and socialize with friends and staff (danceable costumes appreciated). 8pm Ballroom Dance Lesson:  "Mystery Dance"…

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  • Sep 30

    Catching Up: July-September 2016

    Broadway Jazz Dance Workshop:  July 2016 One of the unique events of the year, ADC's Jazz Workshop focused on the Broadway style.  We learned the last number from the musical "A Chorus Line", the famous "One".  Participation got you your very own gold glitter top hat! Ending with the famous…

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  • Jul 06

    Summer Show 2016 Recap and Photos

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    Our Summer Show 2016, Music & Movement, was a success not only for the dancers but for the audience as well. We give them both a 10 this year! The event showcased the talent (and improvement) of a strong cross section of the student body. We used a variety show…

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  • Jun 16

    Catching Up: April-June 2016

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    Dancers' Forum April 2016: As usual our Dancers’ Forum was full of inspirational stories and dancing. Among those who presented were Debbie and Mark, Kris and David and Rebecca doing a solo mixed-genre performance. Vince and Katie also gave us a preview of their unique wedding dance and several dancers…

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  • Apr 29

    Summer Show: June 25th, 2016 @ 8pm

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    Summer Show June 25th, 2016:  Music & Movement   Please join us for our annual summer show, Music & Movement.   Our show this year will be full of varied and thematic show routines performed to music everyone will enjoy.  Ballroom and ballet will be featured and danced by amateur…

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  • Apr 29

    2016 at ADC: The year so far

    Valentines Dancers' Forum and Video: Something new that we've done in 2016 is combine a larger (in this case Valentine's Day) Event with a Dancers' Forum. We've found the Dancers' Forum to be one of the most special and artistically meaningful occurrences on our calendar. This event was an opportunity…

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  • Nov 19

    ADC Icicle Classic Team Match & Showcase Saturday Dec. 12th, 2015

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    Join us Saturday Dec. 12th, 2015 for an all day event of dancing, friendly competition, social events and general merriment, the Icicle Classic Team Match & Winter Showcase! This event is open to the public. Tickets will be sold beforehand and may become sold out, so please order your tickets…

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  • Jul 18

    Music & Movement Summer Show July 18th, 2015 @ 8pm

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    Please join us for our annual summer show, Music & Movement. Our show this year will be full of varied and thematic show routines performed to popular music everyone will enjoy. Ballroom, ballet and cabaret dancing will be featured and danced by amateur couples, pro-am couples and professional dancers. This…

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  • Mar 14

    ADC Dancers’ Forum Sat. March 14th, 2015

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    Hello all, I wanted you to know about something new we have coming up here at ADC. If you love dance and are interested in the creative process and the sharing of information between dancers as to new material, technique and more, this is for you:   ADC Dancers’ Forum-Professional…

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  • Feb 13

    St. Valentine’s Cuban Cantina Fri. Feb. 13th, 2015

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    Join us for a special Valentine’s Day Event with secret valentines, a latin dance focus, games, refreshments and open ballroom dancing. Start with a special secret-valentine workshop in Rumba (experience strongly recommended) and move into a fun and social open dancing section with Valentine themed games, no partner needed!  …

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