Group Queer Partner Dancing Lessons in Oakland



Where: Lake Merritt Dance Centre, 200 Grand Ave, Oakland, CA 94610 .

Room: MPR on the second floor

Cost: $15 drop in. $52 for 4 weeks, $65 for 5 weeks.

Ages: Very broad range of ages from teens to 80's, the average probably being in the 30's, 40's and 50's.

Accessibility: Lake Merritt is a wheelchair and scooter accessible venue, with elevator, ramps and accessible bathrooms. No sign language facilities.

Contact: 510.430.8820



April/May 2020 | Tuesday Queer Partner Dance Series


Taught by Zoe Balfour

LGBTQ All level classes, Spin and turns and West Coast Swing variations

So many dances so little time! Trip the light fantastic has expanded to a Tuesday to meet with all your request for more classes of different levels. Tuesdays at 6.30 will be a beginners series. In fact everything you need to feel more confident out on the dance floor!

Dancing, one of the most fun ways to get fit, socialize and learn a new skill. Bring someone who hasn't been before to a 'trip the light' Tuesday class and they get their first class for free (when you sign up for the month)!

April/May 2020

Tuesday Classes: /April 21st, 28th, May 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th.


6:00 - 7:00: Queer all levels online dance class on Balance, Spins, Turns, and Rotations. series.

T Instructor: Zoe Balfour.

7:00 - 8:00: All level West Coast Swing variations on basics aka Syncopations.

Come and learn in a supportive group of dancers of all ages. No partner needed. These classes are always really fun and vibrant and a great place to improve your dancing.

June 2020 | Tuesday Queer Partner Dance Series,.

    6.00 to 7.00pm: Beginning TBA

    7.00 to 8.00: West Coast Swing