DANCE with JOY STUDIOS, LLC, arts and activities center, strives to be a positive force in your world by adding joyful moments to your day. We are located in the Sellwood neighborhood of SE Portland and offer weekly group classes, private lessons, dance parties, arts and activities. Find your next class on our calendar and affordable pricing options for all.
Here is a list of some of our most popular classes:
Partner Dancing: Ballroom Smooth & Standard (Waltz, Foxtrot,Tango, Quickstep, Viennese Waltz, Peabody) | Ballroom Latin & Rhythm (ChaCha, Rumba, Jive, Samba, Paso Doble, Bolero, Mambo)| West Coast Swing | Hustle | Night Club Two Step | Cross Step Waltz | East Coast Swing | Lindy Hop Swing | Salsa | Bachata | Casino Rueda | Country Western (Two-step, Cha-Cha, Horse Shoe, Swing) |Argentine Tango |
Free-Style Dancing : Hip Hop | Jazz | Ballet | Burlesque | Belly Dance | Musical Theatre | Lyrical | Tap
Movement Fitness: ZUMBA | Pilates | Cardio Boot Camp| Stretch & Strength | Self-Defense | Yoga | Tai-Chi
Art & Activities: Acting | Cross-stitching & Knitting | Drawing/Painting | Crafting | Singing | Meditation
Children & Youth: Creative Movement | Music Exploration | Baby & Me | Folkloric & Ballroom Dance
Classes in the Community
- K-12 school Dance Like the Stars residencies via Young Audiences & the Right Brain Initiative; watch the OPB video on our program here
- after-school single teacher programs at Saturday Academy
- Group classes at Portland Parks & Recreation, Portland State University, Portland Community College, The Laurelhurst Club, Sesame Club, Norse Hall, and more!
plus Professional Performances, Special Events, Competitions & Holiday Shows!