Patrick Derry began dancing at age 13 and has had a competitive dance career in tap, jazz, ballet, contemporary, hip hop & break dancing. He has won numerous overall and choreography awards and performed and taught dance in many styles across North America.
He has performed in “Carnival” – the choreographers’ ball in L.A. – and danced on stage with such musical stars as Alessia, Shawn Desmond, Down With Webster and Marianas Trench. Patrick has also been asked to dance for world famous choreographers Mia Michaels, Blake McGrath, Travis Wall and Stephen “Twitch” Boss. Recently he won 8th Top Teacher Award at La Classique Du Quebec 2016.
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Whether you’re a beginner with lots of questions, or an advanced student looking to get even better, we have the instructors and the facility to help you reach your ballroom goals. We are enthusiasts, not salespeople. We will welcome you with open arms, not because it will help our bottom line, but because it will achieve our top line, to share our passion for ballroom dancing.