Dancing opens the door to new lifestyles where you will learn to lead and follow with your favorite partners, know each dance pattern and even become a competitive dancer.
Perhaps the hardest part of learning to dance is taking the first step and calling to schedule your first appointment. But don't put it off another moment. Just print out our free lesson coupon, give us a call (Toll Free 1-888-97-DANCE) and be on your way in a fascinating program of self-improvement, creative release and genuine fun.
At Fred Astaire Dance Studios of Kitchener we guarantee we'll exceed your dancing expectations because no one does it better then the Fred Astaire Masters of Dance.
Fred Astaire Franchised Dance Studio
1211 King Street East,
Kitchener, Ontario N2G 2N5
Phone: 519- 571-9701
Franchisee & Director: Heather Anderson
Manager: Heather Anderson
Dance Director: Jeff Fox
Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday, 12 Noon - 11PM
Weekends: By Appointment
1211 King Street East
Who We Are:
Kitchener, Ontario, N2G 2N5
Telephone: 519-571-9701 Toll Free: 1-888-97-DANCE Fax: 519-571-9907 E-mail: Kitchenerfads@aol.com
Heather Anderson: An accomplished professional dancer and astute businesswoman, Heather has been the Franchisee of the Kitchener studio since 1991. In this capacity, she has brought thousands of people the pleasures of learning to dance through her proven business expertise and optimum customer service focus. She is a true believer in servicing each individual's personal goals and needs and directing her staff to provide top-notch training at every level. Her outstanding achievements include:
- First female in history to win the Top Specialist of North America Award, an achievement that still stands today
- Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Western Ontario
- Bachelor of Dance degree from the University of Dance
- Top Trainer at the Fame Dance College
- Canadian Pacesetters DanceSport finalist
- Canadian Bronze & Silver Smooth Champion
- First Franchisee in North America to post a Studio Escrow Reserve for her client's protection
Heather believes that when people make a time and monetary investment they should receive in return the very best instruction and service available. This is evident in all aspects of the Kitchener studio operations as she directs her skilled staff on a daily basis on the studio's philosophy of offering the best dance instruction in Canada.
Jeff Fox: As a competitive dancer Jeff has won titles in all three disciplines of the American Style of ballroom dance; Latin and Smooth and Theatre Arts. As a dedicated instructor over the past nine years he has worked with students from brand new beginners through to the avid competitors. As Dance Director of the studio he not only trains and coaches the instructors but also choreographs competitive routines as well as the formation numbers the professionals use in various public performances.
- Undefeated Open Smooth Champion
- Closed Smooth Champion
- Open Latin Champion
- Closed Latin Champion
- Theatre Arts Champion
- Showdance Champion
- Regional Top Male Specialist Teacher
- Trained primarily under Jean Marc Genereux and France Mousseau
Heather and Jeff, and all the Fred Astaire staff, believe that every one can learn and obtain all the wonderful things dance has to offer. You needn't be an intense competitor or life long student of dance to achieve comfort and grace on the dance floor. A little time, effort, and sense of adventure are all that is required.