Confused? Not sure what classes are what? Then this page is for you. Here is a description of classes and pricing. Our misson is to offer; the finest quality instruction, atmosphere, the broadest range of social dancing in the area. Of course, the Saratoga Savoy also remains committed to bringing dance to the community. See our press and clients comments by <clicking here> That is why we are the "new home of happy feet."
Note: we offer Senior, Student and Military discounts.
For more information call: 518-587-5132
Core Classes: Our four core classes occur monthly and make up a foundation for other classes. The Core Classes consist of 12 hours of dancing. They contain 8 one-hour instructional classes and a free practice session!. The Core Classes are:
-learn foxtrot, waltz, rhumba, swing & more. Dance to the sounds of Bobby Darin, Dean Martin and more!
- salsa, merengue, bachata, & more. Learn NYC club style latin dancing. Look hot in any Latin club or dance party.
- learn to dance to Rockabilly, as well as your favorite rock and roll songs! Come and enjoy this American classic, nothing but fun dance! This workshop will give you a broad understanding of all the dances in teh Swing family.
- salon, espectaculo, vals, milonga...learn the sensual art of dancing the Tango, a beautiful and challenging dance done to music you are sure to enjoy.
8 Hour sessions of dance for........................$139/person
Online or Early Registration.........................$125/person
EVERY running group class........................$125/person/month
You are very busy and can't commit for that long! Then call 518-587-5132 and we will arrange something right for you. We work with flex shifts, nursing schedules, and the military. Our unlimited monthly classes can give you the most flexibility as well.
Workshops: Workshops generally consist of 8 one hour classes that expressly concentrate on a certian topic or dance. These classes vary month to month, so we cannot gaurantee that they will occur frequently. Often we bring in notable instructors to offer our students the best instructions in the world.
We recommend that you register early (check our calendar page) to ensure that you do not miss out - and to get a discount.
Once again, if you are very busy and can't commit for that long please call 518-587-5132 and we will arrange something right for you.
Special Workshops: Not that all our workshops are not special, however, on occasion we will have a special workshop. We have some of our traveling faculty take time out from touring with productions such as, Forever Tango, and teach for you.
These workshops' will vary in price. Call for more details -- 518-587-5132 - or email us.
Swing Kids: This is not just kids stuff! During HItler's rule in Germany, Swing music was illegal. A group of kids risked being sent to camps to defy their government by refusing to cut their hair short and by embracing American music -- Swing. They went by the name the "Swing Kids". Their name sake has carried on...
The Saratoga SAVOY Swing Kids is a program from ages 10-19 that specializes in Lindy Hop and swing. Learn the history of the music and the dance as you learn the dance. The Swing Kids program is an on-going program that teaches both the history and the dance. It also fosters; teaching skills, community service, self-confidence and team effort within the students.
Our Swing Kids have helped raise funds for non-profit organizations by performing at several events, such as the National Museum of Dance. They have also performed before the legendary Lindy Hopper Frankie Manning, at the Saratoga SAVOY Diamond Dance. <Click here> for pictures.
The class runs for 8 weeks and includes practice sessions It meets on Mondays, from 6-7pm.
For more information, call (518) 587-5132 or email us.
Private Lessons: Get special one on one instruction. Private lessons are for a couple or an individual who wants the benefit of individual attention with instruction. Our expert instructors have world class training and will specifically work with you to target improvement with your dancing.
The Saratoga Savoy has the most competative rates and we offer different private lesson packages to suit your needs.
Wedding Packages: As a gift to you, we will offer a special wedding package price for learning to dance at your wedding. We have two wedding packages. Each is taught by a specialist who will make your first dance memorable. These packages also make excellent gifts for future brides and grooms.
The Wedding Package; This standard package offers 4 one hour lessons for a discounted price. A wedding specialist will help you dance to your first dance, as well as prepare you for entrances, photos, and exits...
The Deluxe Wedding Package: This consists of the wedding package and includes one month's tuition in a Beginner Ballroom Core Class (four classes) for the couple. This package not only prepares you for your first dance, but gives you skills for dancing throughout the reception and forever more.
The Wedding Package...............................$160
The Deluxe Wedding Package....................$250 Register Now
The Saratoga Savoy also offers special packages for the wedding party to suit your needs. Call (518) 587-5132 or email us for more information.
OUTdancing: The Saratoga SAVOY was the first social dance studio in the Capital District the offers a program specifically for the GLBT community. Our outdancing program beraks down traditional gender roles and offers same sex partner dancing. The schedule changes depending on the number of registratnts and our instructors.For more details: you can contact us at:-- 518-587-5132 - or email us.