Dance Workshops

Adults from Los Altos, Sunnyvale, Mountain View, Cupertino, Palo Alto and San Jose, come to Los Altos to take their dancing to new heights in our dance workshops!

workshop-imgAreté Dance Center is open to the public, offering dance workshops to adults who want to challenge and inspire themselves through dance. Our periodic workshops are run by professional dancers and choreographers in the beautiful Areté Dance Center in Los Altos. Develop your artistry, coordination and rhythm while discovering something new.

Our students come from Los Altos, Sunnyvale, Cupertino, Mt. View, Palo Alto, San Jose and beyond to take advantage of these exciting and educational workshops. Come take your dance to a new level.

Dancer’s Forum

An event where beginning through professional level dancers can show new or in-progress work, present ideas and questions, discuss artistic goals, and share in the creative process.


It’s easy to get to know ballroom dance with our workshops that support the ballroom dance classes and private lessons we teach here. Performance, musicality, arm styling and costuming/shoe care workshops are just a few of the many we offer.


There is so much to know about this fascinating art form. Workshops include introduction to partnering, performance & etiquette, variations and more. These workshops support concepts and techniques taught in our adult ballet classes.


The genre of jazz dance is deep, fascinating and ever evolving. Introduce yourself to this uniquely American form of dance while enjoying an Areté twist.


Bollywood dance is dancing in the style of Indian films, which combines Indian folk dancing with western popular dance. Our workshops focus on simple and invigorating movement. Add inspiring music and you’ll feel artistic and rejuvenated.

Important note: Dance experience is recommended for workshop participants. Proper footwear for the genre is required.

View our workshop calendar