Dance Instructors

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At the heart of the Ballroom’s dance program are our highly qualified dance instructors. Here you will find instructors
who have won highly competitive dance championships, instructors who have highly specialized fields of expertise and
instructors who enjoy working with all aspects of ballroom dancing.

Our  dance instructors teach the complimentary lessons before the social ballroom dances dances. To view the complimentary lessons currently being offered, see the calendar.

Many of our instructors also offer additional classes, practice sessions, workshops or special events. View these featured classes and events to see the latest learning opportunities.

Most instructors are also available for private lessons. Please contact the instructor directly for additional information.

Whether you are new to ballroom dancing or are very experienced, our dance instructors can help you achieve your dancing goals.




Alex Senko

U.S.A. 10 – Dance Ballroom National Champion. Coaching, Pro-Am, Shows

Amanda A. Stearns   •
American Smooth & Rhythm, International Standard & Latin, Country Western, West Coast Swing,
wedding dance, and competition coaching

Amy Wagaman

301-529-6611    •
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All dances, including American rhythm & smooth, and International Standard & Latin

Candy Marshall

301-622-1728   •
Jazzercise Franchise Instructor 33 years

Catherine Noblitt

410-908-1084   •   see more –>
LISTD, NADTA,  American style (Ballroom & Rhythm) and International style (Standard & Latin)

Glenn White

Most American and Country dances up to silver; certified with NDCA, Fred Astaire NDC, and
Pierre Dulaine Dance Center (NYC): teaches at Hollywood Ballroom and Laurel, MD (home studio);
$60/hr singles or couples, $70/hr for 3-4 people

Kevin Fitzhugh

301-660-0880   •   •   see more –>
West Coast Swing and Hand Dance

Laurie Anderson

International Standard & Latin, American Rhythm & Smooth, Latin club styles (Salsa, Bachata,
Cumbia, Merengue), Hustle, & West Coast Swing; newcomers to professional competitors;
LLISTD, NADTA, Eastern US Professional Rising Star Latin Champion; adjudicator

Michael Sims

410-499-7713   •   “Lite On Your Feet, LLC,” all American-style dances;
specializes in Salsa, West Coast Swing, New York-style Hustle, Bachata, and Merengue

Nonci Tirado

443-415-5001   •   see more–>
Professional Champion Latin dancer with numerous US titles including: US Latin National
Finalist, North American Champion, Eastern US Champion and US Rising Star Champion.

Paul Huston

International Standard; 6-time Australian Open Champion, 5-time World semi-finalist,
Youth Coach Blackpool

Ron & Amy Wagaman

301-519-8267   • 
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All dances, including American rhythm & smooth, and International Standard & Latin

Shea (Lenora) Hsu

Wedding dance specialist; 12 years of teaching experience in all levels of American Smooth
and Rhythm, Hustle, West Coast Swing, Salsa, etc.  Private lessons available upon request.
Credit cards accepted. “May you cultivate love of self and life through dance, one step at a time.”

Sergey Izyumov

International Standard and Latin.  Available for Showcase and Competitions

Steve Ferrara

All traditional American-Style Smooth and Rhythm dances, bronze through gold;
available for DJ services; was main instructor/DJ for Hollywood Ballroom and
MD/VA Singles Dances for over 20 years

Steve Greenblat

All traditional American-Style Smooth and Rhythm dances, bronze through gold

Steve Wright

301-422-8042   •   current class info   •   Bio/background
All ballroom dances (American & International) at all levels, West Coast Swing,
Argentine Tango and Salsa

Sunny Kwa

Specializes in ballroom Standard and Latin

Tammy Brown

443-271-9250    •   •   see more –>
West Coast Swing and Hand Dance