Welcome to ballroomdancinginportland.com, home of Beth Knoll, Portland’s ONLY US Professional Ballroom Champion.
Whether you are an experienced competitor, a wedding couple wanting to share a romantic “first dance,” or a hobbyist exploring the fun world of social dancing, Beth can help you. On these pages, you’ll find valuable information about ballroom dancing, as well as resources to enhance your dance experience.
On the above menu, click on About to find out information about Beth and ballroom dancing.
The Learn To Dance page has everything you need to know about lessons with Beth. This page also has updates on upcoming events you won’t want to miss.
Check out The Soap Box Step for opinions and articles.
And finally, on the Contact/Links page you’ll find some of Beth’s favorite links.
Start your dancing on the right foot with Beth!
Regular group classes are currently being held at Parkrose Dance Avenue, 4848 NE 105th Ave, Portland OR 97220. $10/person. Come on along and learn some great dances, meet new friends, dance with all your favorite people!
Monday nights in August 2016
Bree Blevins teaches Beginning-Intermediate Cha Cha at 7 pm and
Intermediate-Advanced Salsa at 8 pm
Tuesday nights in August 2016
Dave Watson teaches Beginning American Waltz at 7 pm and
Intermediate International Quickstep at 8 pm
Wednesday nights in August 2016
Beth teaches Beginning-Intermediate International Slow Foxtrot at 7 pm and
Intermediate-Advanced International Tango at 8 pm
Thursday nights in August 2016
Craig Boyer will return in September with new classes!!!
Watch here for updates on our fabulous SHOWCASE!
We haven’t done a Showcase in a while, and IT’S TIME. This is a wonderful way to show your friends and family what you do on your off time (pun intended) and to give yourself a goal to learn something new. We are very excited about this, so talk to your teacher SOON.
Stay tuned for details!
Beth is teaching an exciting seminar series, Technique Geek Speak! This ongoing series will provide the opportunity to explore fundamental technical elements of better dancing. Note: this is NOT a dance class! It’s a technique workshop. all levels, all styles welcome! Watch for details about the third installment.
Take a summer break with our fabulous Beach Party! Tango class at 7:30, party at 8:30. $10/person for all the summer fun you can have! Friday August 26, 2016.
We had a great time at the Caribbean Party!!