• Click Here to view announcements in the ‘PhxDance’ Yahoo Group.
  • Click Here to view the ‘PhxDance’ Yahoo Group’s home page.
    • FYI: Once you are on the Yahoo Groups site, you can use the “Conversations” link at the top {under the left corner of the header image} to view the announcements; or you can use the “About” link to view the home page.

II. ORGANIZATION of this page:

  • This remainder of this page gives you some ballroom, country, and swing dance links for Phoenix, Arizona.
  • The groups are listed in the following ORDER:
    • Section AA lists ‘Aggregation Sites‘, that link to MULTIPLE groups
    • Section BB lists Permanent Dance Studios EAST of Central Ave (the eastern side of Phoenix)
    • Section CC lists Permanent Dance Studios WEST of Central Ave (the western side of Phoenix)
    • Section DD lists ‘Dance GROUPS & Organizations (with no permanent location)
    • Section EE lists ‘Dance INSTRUCTORS & Events (no permanent location) (organized more-or-less by instructors last name)
    • Section FF lists Nightclubs w/Country-Western Dancing
    • Section GG lists some Closed Clubs and Links That No Longer Work
    • Section HH lists some Miscellaneous Links.


====== AA. AGGREGATION SITES (sites that link to MULTIPLE groups) ======

  1. Merrymakers Ballroom Dance Club:
    . . . Merrymakers list of permanent dance studios (pdf format)
    . . . Merrymakers Schedule of all RV park dances (pdf format)
    . . . Merrymakers list of RV park dance locations (pdf format)
  2. Dancing In Mesa –
  3. Leon Raper’s Swing Dance Corner, Phoenix:
  4. Round Dancing Links – List of cuers and classes at  (round dancing is essentially cued ballroom dancing)
    ==== BB. PERMANENT STUDIOS – EAST of Central Ave ====
  5. Chandler: Apollo’s Ballroom, , Apollo’s Ballroom Facebook Page
  6. Chandler, Paradise Valley, Scottsdale:  Fred Astaire Studios, (for all 4 valley studios)
  7. Mesa: Arthur Murray Mesa,
  8. Mesa: Dance Doctors East,
  9. Mesa: Dance FX Studios (Adam and Nicole Dekavallas),
  10. Phoenix: Academy of Ballroom Dance (Jim & Jenell Maranto),
  11. Phoenix: Alemana Dance,
  12. Phoenix: Arizona Sun Dance,
  13. Phoenix: Arthur Murray,
  14. Phoenix: Dance Starz AZ,
  15. Phoenix: Exquisidance Ballroom,
  16. Phoenix: Fatcat Ballroom Dance,
  17. Phoenix: Planet Dance (Laurie Kauffman),
  18. Scottsdale: Ambiant Dance, , also
  19. Scottsdale: Arthur Murray Scottsdale,
  20. Scottsdale: Dance Time Studio (Bridgette Maria, Jaime Rivera), .  Also Arizona Salsa network: .  Also the Phoenix Salsa Meetup Group:
  21. Scottsdale: Dance Zone,
  22. Scottsdale: EuroRhythm Dance Studio,
  23. Scottsdale: Imperial Ballroom Dance Center, and
  24. Scottsdale: Scottsdale Dancesport (Mick Milligan):
  25. Tempe: Devil DanceSport, , the Latin and Ballroom dance sport club at Arizona State University
  26. Tempe: Paragon Dance Center,
  27. Tempe: Stars Ballroom,
     — WEST of Central Ave ~~~~
  28. Glendale: Fred Astaire Glendale, (for all 4 valley studios)
  29. Peoria: Avalon Ballroom,  (same URL as Ambiant Dance studio)
  30. Sun City: Arthur Murray Arrowhead,
  31. Surprise: Dance Doctors Surprise,
    ~~~~ DD. DANCE GROUPS & ORGANIZATIONS  (no permanent location)~~~~
  32. Desert City Swing: (Sun night at Arthur Murray Phoenix)
  33. Greater Phoenix Swing Dance Club or  (Sun night at Phoenix VFW on E Thomas Rd)
  34. Phoenix Hustle Club: .  Also Phoenix Hustle and Disco Dance Meetup Group:
  35. Sun City Grand Dance Club:
  36. USA Dance, Phoenix Chapter:
  37. Valley of the Sun Swing Dance Meetup Group,Phoenix:
    ~~~~ EE. DANCE INSTRUCTORS & EVENTS (no permanent location) (organized more-or-less by instructors last name)~~~~
  38. Arizona Dance Classic (Mona Brandt), USWDC Aug. Event),
  39. Phoenix Lindy Exchange,
  40. Mona Brandt – Shall We Dance Phoenix: , also
  41. Michael & Amber Cross – Welcome To The World of West Coast Swing:
  42. Mary Lou Kaye – Learn Social Dancing:
  43. Laina Lee – Dance Lane:  .  Also East Valley Kickers Meetup Group (Country Dancing, Mesa:
  44. Dwight & Sandi Nelson – Dance Schedule at  (this link may be corrupted; appears to be trying to install malware as of 12/3/2015)
  45. Ross Pearce – Make Me A Dancer:
  46. Bob Pendleton – Facebook page at
  47. Wild Bill & Carole Spotts – The Prince & Princess of Pattern Dancing:
  48.  Maggee Tennessen – Maggee’s Dance Studio /Az Dance Club: (lessons at Buffalo Chips saloon, Cave Creek)
  49. Ryan Yoder – Ballroom, Latin, Swing, and Social Dance Lessons, 480-980-0656 (no web page currently)
  50. Buckeye: Waddell’s Longhorn Corral,
  51. Cave Creek-Buffalo Chips,
  52. Cave Creek: Harold’s Corral,
  53. Chandler: Bourbon Jacks,
  54. Chandler: Tom Ryan’s,
  55. Glendale: Stingers Sports Bar,
  56. Goodyear: Romans Oasis,
  57. Mesa: Denim And Diamonds,
  58. Phoenix: Bourbon Jacks,
  59. Phoenix: Fatcat Ballroom Dance, (copied from above)
  60. Phoenix: Romans County Line,
  61. Queen Creek: Nortons Country Corner,
  62. Scottsdale: Handlebar J’s Nightclub,
  63. List of Closed Clubs and Links That No Longer Work
  64. Youtube Video from Instructors Rich & Ginna Mitch’s May 2015 Carnival Dance Cruise.  Click Here to view Picasa photo album.
  65. – links page for Meridian Manor (Apache Junction) couples dance practice sessions.
  66. – Youtube Videos & Steps for ‘Colorado Cha Cha’ couples pattern dance.