Country & Western Dance Lessons

Instructor, Ari Blum is a longtime member of the Houston Area dance scene, teaching at Wild West Houston and the World Famous SSQQ Dance Studio in the Heights.  His goal is to teach men and women how easy it is to get out on the dance floor and Country Western Dance with confidence.  It’s not rocket science, but it is great fun!


Now Registering for August  2017


Country Western Dance - Level 1 Country Western Dance - Level 2

 Cost:  $50 per person  - through July 28th

            $65 per person  - July 29th-August 0th  

 Cost: $50 per person - through July28th

           $65 per person - July 29th-August 10th

 Day of Week:  Thursdays

 Day of Week:  Thursdays

 Class Dates:  August 10th-29th


 Class Dates:  August 10th-29th


 Class Times:  7:15-8:45 PM (1.5 hours)  Class Times:  5:30-7:00 PM (1.5 hours)

Classes will meet in the Gilruth in the Gymnasium for the summer.

What you will learn with Country & Western Dance - Level 1:

  • How to hold your partner
  • How to recognize the beat of the music and apply the appropriate dance
  • Basic steps for County & Western Two Step and Western Polka
  • Simple turns, spins and patterns

  • Note:  Level 1 is a prerequisite for Level 2 (Please talk to the instructor about starting Level 2 if you have taken previous classes in Two-Step and/or Polka)

Students rotate dance partners, so you don't have to be part of a couple, though couples are welcome.  Sign up today and get ready for some boot scootin' fun.