Welcome to the best dance studio in Los Angeles as voted by the residents of LA and recognized by Top Choice Awards.
We pride ourselves on offering fun and enjoyable dance classes in a relaxed and supportive environment that improve your dancing skills and make you look great on the dance floor! Meet people, have fun and let dance change your life!
No partner or prior dance experience is necessary so why not start dancing today? Check out our new student offers!
We are proud to be the best ballroom dance studio in Los Angeles area with many first place winners at local dance competitions.
We specialize in professional ballroom dance instruction for:
The standard ballroom dances
The international ballroom dances
The latin ballroom dances
By Your Side Dance Studio students Cristina Arreola and Rene Perez performing a theatrical Argentine Tango.
The Benefits of Dance
Dancing is a great way for people of all ages to get in shape and stay fit. Besides being fun and a great way to meet people, dancing has many positive health benefits.
Popular “Dancing With The Stars” ballroom dance instructor Mark Ballas discusses the many benefits of dance.
Flexibility & Coordination
Being flexible is an important part of being healthy and dancing requires a great amount of flexibility. Most forms of dance require dancers to perform moves that require bending and stretching and intricate coordination with a partner, so dancers naturally become more flexible and coordinated simply by dancing.
Dancing is a great a stress and tension reducer. For people on a hectic schedule dancing can be a great hobby that helps you relieve the stress of work, improve your attitude and reduce your overall stress level.
Exercise & Fitness
Dancing is physical exercise. Regular dancing is great for improving your strength and increasing your stamina. After all, dancing is a mild aerobic workout but much more fun! When you take dance lessons, you make exercise a fun and enjoyable social event, every night of the week. Your dance work out takes place with great music, in a social environment where everyone is having fun!
Increased Well-Being & Confidence
Dancing is a great social activity and studies have shown that socializing and dancing with friends can contribute to high self-esteem and a positive outlook. Dancing provides many opportunities to meet other people and joining a dance class can increase one’s self-confidence and social skills. And, because dancing reduces stress and tension, over time one can feel an overall sense of well-being.
Let’s face it, being a great dancer can be fun, glamourous and romantic! For men, being able to have the confidence in your ability to walk across the floor and ask a lady to dance is an absolute must, and a woman who can dance will always be in high demand as a dance partner once they have master the grace and style of the dance.