Author Archives: Elizabeth Marberry

Why Engineers Make Great Dancers

One thing I’ve noticed in the dance lessons I teach that might surprise you, is that engineers make great dancers. How would I come to that conclusion you may ask? I can’t tell you how many times I am working in the dance studio with a couple who is learning to dance together, and I’m trying to explain which direction […]

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Calm your nerves with Dance Lessons

One of the best traditions of weddings is the first dance. This can be either a sentimental slow song, a modern pop song or a fun mix of both. Yet, it can also be a stressful moment. In particular, if the couple hasn’t prepared and is fearful about being in the spotlight. The last thing a couple wants to do […]

How to Find (and Dance to) the Beat

Imagine this: You’re walking in to your first private dance lesson. It’s the first time you’ve ever been in a studio. You find yourself in a big open room, with mirrors, and you realize you are, well…NERVOUS! One fear I’ve heard many times from new students is that they “can’t find the beat” or that they “have no rhythm.” In […]

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Featured Couple: Aaron & Brittni Staufer – Lionscrest Manor Wedding

Introducing Aaron and Brittni Staufer! They recently tied the knot on May 24th, 2015 at the beautiful Lionscrest Manor in Lyons, Colorado. This couple performed a fun and playful first dance! Their guests were entranced by their performance. Don’t take my word for it… check out these gorgeous pictures and get to know this spunky couple below: How did you […]

Featured Couple: Alex and Kate Kayne

Introducing Alex and Kate Kayne! This lovely couple got hitched on July 20th, 2014 at The Barn at Evergreen Memorial Park. Their energetic and outgoing personalities were showcased during their entertaining first dance. Get to know this fine couple and scroll to the bottom for some stellar wedding planning advice. How did you meet the love of your life (in […]

Featured Client: Sarah Godlewski & Max Duckworth

Meet Sarah and Max! This happy couple wed on September 6th, 2014 at the stunning Newseum in Washington, DC. What a gorgeous and unique venue for a wedding. These two were our dancing superstars! We mixed together two of their favorite songs to create a fun and memorable first dance. Check them out and get inspired. How did you meet […]

Featured Couple: Ryan & Eryn Coufal

Ryan and Erin Coufal learned a mash-up of dances including fox-trot and cha-cha for their wedding on September 13, 2014 in Lake Topaz, CA. We spiced things up with some fun dips and turns to wow their guests and to match their fun and outgoing personalities. Even though Ryan and Erin started their summer work days by 5am, they were […]

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Featured Client – Kristina & Daniel Eidson

Kristina and Daniel Eidson learned a Viennese waltz, perfect for their beautiful setting at Spruce Mountain Ranch in Larkspur, CO, where they were married on September 20, 2014. We worked on their dance through the summer months and from the start they made a great dance team. By September they were ready with a beautiful, graceful choreographed routine, so memorable for them and […]

Featured Client – Junu Park & JY Kim

Junu Park & JY Kim came to us wanting to do something their wedding guests in Seoul, South Korea would never expect – a Lindy Hop swing dance! They were dedicated and hard working, and we had so much fun at their lessons. They were rewarded with a great response from their guests at the small restaurant where they were married and […]

First Dance Tips for 2015

The Wedding Dance Coach team has worked with over 350 couples and throughout the years we have learned a lot about how to best prepare for your first dance.  We hope you will find these tips helpful with the planning, rehearsing and performing of your Wedding Dances. Planning 1.  Schedule your dance lessons at least 3 months prior to your […]