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Announcements

CLASS PROGRAM

We would like to thank our students for supporting our class program.  The following are the dance amalgamations covered this quarter.

                        WALTZ                                            CHA CHA

1) Reverse Turn 1-6 - Underturning                                             1) Start on the count of one

2) Whisk                                                                                               2) 1/2 Basic To Fan 

3) Chasse                                                                                             3) Hockey Stick

4) Natural Turn  1 2 3 - Underturning                                         4) Alemana

5) Outside Change                                                                            5) Closed Hip Twist To Fan

6) Natural Turn 1 2 3 - Standard Turn                                         6)  Overturning Hockey Stick

7) Open Impetus Turn                                                                     7) New Yorkers 3Xs

8) Weave from Promenade                                                            8) Spot Turn

9) Natural Turn 1 2 3 - Standard Turn                                         9) Cross Body Lead - Switching Hands

10) Spin Turn                                                                                    10) Sweetheart

11) 4 5 6 of Reverse Turn                                                               11) Aida

12) Open Telemark                                                                          12) Natural Top

13) Open Natural Turn

14) Open Impetus Turn - Underturning

15) Wing

16) Chasse To The Right

17) Outside Change

18) Natural Turn 1 2 3 - Standard Turn

 
 

Group Dance Classes

Our 10-week dance program (2 classes per night) is available for a flat rate of $20 ($1.00 per class).

 

Classes are held every Wednesday from 7:00 to 9:15 PM upstairs at the Ala Wai Golf Course Clubhouse.​

Registration begins at 6:30PM and is held the first two weeks of the calendar quarter.

Group Dance Class

2022 Class Schedule:

2 classes every Wed night:
  • 7:00 - 8:00 PM ​Beginner to Intermediate Standard

  • 8:15 - 9:15 PM Beginner to Intermediate Latin

Jan, Feb, March:
  • Tango, Jive

 
April, May, June:
  • Quickstep, Rumba

July, Aug, Sept:
  • Waltz, Cha Cha

Oct, Nov, Dec:
  • Foxtrot, Samba

Dance Class Workshop
 

2022 Social Dances

Dates:
  • August 27

  • October 22

  • December 10

​Time:
  • 6:00 PM to 9:15 PM

General Public:
  • $5 at the door

Current Students:
  • FREE

Location:
Social Dance

About Us

Friends of Ala Wai Ballroom Dance Academy is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

Our dedicated volunteers teach beginner-friendly ballroom dance classes

 

We also host social dances.

Email:

friendsofalawai808@gmail.com

Ballroom Location:

Upstairs Ala Wai Golf Course Clubhouse

Palladium Ballroom

404 Kapahulu Ave

Honolulu, HI 96815

15th Anniversary Ball
15th Anniversary Board of Directors