Boutique dance studio Ballroom Wedding Dance is a dedicated solely to helping wedding couples create their first dance comfortably, while having fun. Carefully selected instructors have demonstrated track records, the right attitude, and are GREAT to work with!
BiBi Marie started dancing at a young age, thanks to her mom, also a dancer, and her DJ dad. She started her dance life with Hip Hop and Salsa and in her early 20’s discovered Ballroom Dancing!
Now dancing competitively and socially, styles range from Waltz and Foxtrot to Samba and Hustle (and all genres in between.) "There’s no song or dance that I cannot choreograph." Also proficient in choreographing group numbers, she's performed nationally, including at NYC's Lincoln Square. She's worked with Peter Jones since 2015.
No two minds work the same way! "As an instructor, it is my goal to find the best balance for you and your future spouse so that you both learn and work together successfully. I believe in your union and love, so I'm invested in giving you the best possible dance! Expect to laugh a lot and have fun while you learn. No pressure, no judgements; just dance!"
Joel is a NYC-based dance instructor proficient in Rhythm and Smooth. He’s also a trained Argentine Tango dancer, and is sought out by studios all over the northeast. He’s danced and competed all over the world and is ranked 3rd in the World Latin Cup, and specializes in tricks and stunts. BiBi and Joel have joined forces previously for lift work in special dances.
Joel creates a comfortable and easygoing space for your dance experience. Focusing on your goals and making sure you look great on the dance floor is always a mission he sets out to accomplish with his clients.
Stephanie is an Open Professional competitor and dance teacher based out of Manhattan, New York. With a start in ballet, tap and jazz she moved into social Latin dancing and immediately fell in love. Over the past 10 years she has competed in all competitive ballroom styles, including International Standard and Latin as well as American Rhythm and Smooth. Stephanie has competed and performed in the United States as well as internationally.
With a passion for growth and communication, she thrives not only improve her own dancing, but also has a passion for teaching. She aims to create a comfortable and friendly environment to help others around her find joy in movement the way she has. Styles taught: American Smooth, American Rhythm, International Standard, International Latin.