Learn to Dance with Ava and Rodolfo
Learn to Dance
We have classes almost every day of the week, and we also offer private dance lessons in many styles. You can even learn a routine for your wedding!
About Our Instructors
Co-owners Ava Apple and Rodolfo Guzman have long been fixtures in the Bay’s dance community, each drawing on over 15 years of teaching experience.
Need space to practice? Interested in teaching a class but need a great floor and a mirror? Our studio is available for rental. You can contact us to check availability.
Classes & Lessons
Who We Are
With over 50 years of teaching experience between the two of them, Ava Apple & Rodolfo Guzman will get you moving on the dance floor – whether you are a brand new beginner wanting to social dance, a soon to be married couple wanting help with your first dance, or an experienced professional looking for performance coaching – Rodolfo & Ava have the training and the know-how to help you achieve your goals!
Ava & Rodolfo have coached many professional dancers including Junior & Emily Alabi, Alex Lee & his partners Chi Le & Kim Nodora, Carlos Moya & Yukiko Fukushima to name just a few.
They offer weekly drop-in classes, and private coaching by appointment, at their beautiful studio in the heart of SF’s Mission district – close by to many coffee houses, shops, and restaurants. Street parking available, and the 16th street BART station is 3 blocks away.
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