Rock Valley College

Ballroom & Tap Dance Courses

Julie DaleJulie Dale is a Professional Dance Instructor from Sterling, Illinois. Julie has been teaching dance since 1963. A dance master, Julie trains youth, adults and other teachers of dance. Julie also owns the Julie Dale Center and Fine Arts Studio in Sterling.

“Much success can be gained emotionally as well as physically with the incorporation of dance” says Julie. “Dance is for poise, physical fitness and self-esteem. Dance is for everyone.”

Ballroom Dancing I

Fundamentals: Waltz, Foxtrot, Swing. Learn to lead or how to follow. Singles and couples are welcome.

Ballroom Dancing II

Intermediate Level: Enhance your dance skills with new combinations and improve your turns and floor work. Learn new steps and have fun while learning.


Effortless exercise, have fun and learn a new skill or improve a skill. We will learn fundamentals as well as a dance routine. You will love it!

Private Dance


Learn at your own pace in the dance or dances of your choice. These private lessons can be for couples or singles. Learn the Waltz, Foxtrot, Swing, Tango, Salsa, East Coast and West Coast Swing, Cha Cha, Rumba, Polka, Bolero, Samba, Cumbia, Ballet, Tap, Jazz or Hawaiian. Please select two dances for each nine week session. NOTE: Dance DVDs (Wedding Dances, Tango, Bachata, Cha Cha and more) available in RVC Bookstore. Each individual must register. No class 6/25. . Includes 9 sessions . Each session is 30 minutes . Available session times: Thursdays 3:00-5:30 pm *Email for scheduling instructions. Strictly limited seating - Register early to ensure your spot! These Private Lessons are for adults (unless noted). NO REFUNDS 7 DAYS PRIOR TO CLASS START DATE.

Upcoming Terms

No scheduled times are currently available for this class.