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Dance Lesson Gift Cards

Give the Perfect Gift – The Gift of Dance!

What do you get for that person who already has everything? How about a truly unique and unforgettable gift – the gift of dance! We have a variety of gift certificates for both group classes and private lessons.

Get a Gift Certificate Now

We can also create a custom gift certificate
Call 310-391-0400 for more information.

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Holiday Dance Class Referral Program

Introducing our Holiday Referral Program!

Join the festivities and earn Dance Dollars by simply referring friends and family to our dance studio. Here’s how it works:

For each person you bring in the door, you’ll receive $5 in Dance Dollars.
When your referral becomes a qualified member, you’ll be rewarded with $25 in Dance Dollars.
But hurry, this limited-time promotion is available only until January 15th, 2024!

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Dance Performance Showcase 2024

SAVE THE DATE – Join us on Saturday, January 6, 2024 @ 7 pm, as we celebrate our 2024 New Year Dance Gala

Join us on Saturday, January 6, 2024 @ 7 pm, as we celebrate our 2024 New Year Dance Gala. We will have a professional dance show, passed hors d’oeuvres, line dances, jack n’ jills, dance games, and lots of social dancing in all styles.

Get your tickets now and save!

  • $125
  • $150 – After Dec 24th


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Tap Dance Instructor Johnnie Hobbs

Introducing our new Tap Instructor Johnnie Hobbs

Tap your way to rhythmic perfection in our exciting tap dance classes! We’re excited to introduce our new Tap Dance Instructor, the talented Johnnie Hobbs, who brings a wealth of experience and passion for the art of tap dancing. Join us and let the rhythm take you away!

Advanced Beginner Tap

Intermediate Tap

Advanced Tap

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Adult Ballet Classes LA

Adult Ballet Choreography Classes with Sindy McManus

In this class, we go beyond the fundamentals, exploring intricate ballet dance patterns and movements that enrich your understanding of this timeless art form. Whether you’re an experienced dancer looking to refine your skills or a newcomer eager to embrace the beauty of ballet, our class offers a welcoming and nurturing environment for all levels.

Adult Ballet Choreography Classes with Sindy McManus
Saturdays @ 1 pm

Adult Ballet Choreography – MDR

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Bachata Class LA

Bachata Level 3 with Lindsay

Lindsay is teaching our Level 3 Bachata dance class on Thursdays at 9:15 pm at our Marina del Rey studio. For those interested in Bachata footwork and really cool partnering, we hope to see you there!

Bachata Level 3

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Salsa Classes LA

Join Our Sizzling Salsa Classes!

Come join our salsa classes and learn some hot and stylish Salsa moves! We offer Salsa classes for all levels and no partner is needed. Our experienced salsa teachers will guide you through the steps and rhythms of this vibrant Latin dance style.

New student special: 1 FREE Salsa Class   Use coupon code: SALSAFUN


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Salsa Dancing Marina Del Rey Los Angeles

Bachata and Salsa Dancing Party Every 3rd Sunday

Heat up the dance floor at our Bachata and Salsa dance party every 3rd Sunday @ 7 pm! Join us for a night of non-stop Bachata and Salsa dancing, great music, and an unforgettable atmosphere. Our Salsa and Bachata DJs will keep the beats flowing all night long, with a mix of classic and contemporary Salsa and Bachata tunes that will keep you moving and grooving. Whether you’re a seasoned Salsa dancer or just starting out, it’s the perfect place to show off your Salsa dance moves, meet new people and have fun. Admission: $20

Dance Parties – Marina Del Rey

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Ballroom Dance Lessons in LA


Improve your technique and style fast! We make ballroom dance champions.

Adult Dance Lessons in LA


Meet people and have fun dancing. No partner or experience is needed.

Wedding Dance Lessons in LA


Look like a star with a beautifully choreographed wedding dance.

Party Event Space Rental in LA


Have your next event in a beautiful space with an amazing dance floor.


The Friendliest Dance Studio in Los Angeles!

Private Ballroom Dance Lessons LA

Anyone Can Learn
to Dance

Dancing is as easy as walking. We teach simple, basic elements and move slowly through more complex patterns. In no time you will be confident, relaxed, and having fun on the dance floor.

Salsa Classes Los Angeles

Let Dance Change
Your Life!

Whether you want to learn to dance or become a competitive ballroom dancer, our professional dance instructors will teach you the proper technique so that you look great on the dance floor.

Ballroom Dancing LA


Get A Private Lesson
For Only $60

Private dance lessons are the best and the fastest way to learn to dance.


Try a Group Class

Meet people and have fun dancing. No partner or prior dance experience necessary.



LOVE this studio!!!! The instructors love to dance and are vested in your becoming a better dancer.  No matter what your dance goals are, this is the place to go.

Dawn B.

By Your Side is the best dance studio. The teachers are fantastic dancers and excellent instructors. They strive for excellence, precision, and elegance, and do so with great encouragement and motivation. I always leave dance class feeling wonderful!


We worked with Laura to choreograph our wedding dance. We started out with zero moves and no confidence but after four sessions we were tearing up the floor and having the time our lives.

Zara A.

Yelp 5 Star Best Dance Studio in LA


Ballroom Dancing Champions

Our Salsa Team Won 1st Place at the Desert Classic Dance Competition

We're so proud of our Salsa team which took 1st place at the Desert Classic DanceSport Dance Competition which is held every year in July in Palm Desert, California. Performing in a Salsa dance team is an excellent way to build confidence and improve your Salsa dancing skills quickly. Put on your dancing shoes and join our Salsa team today!

Ballroom Dancers at Emerald Ball

Our Ballroom Dancers Placed at the Emerald Ball Dance Competition

I want to congratulate our amazing students and ballroom dance teachers Shay and Guillermo for achieving 1st and/or 2nd place in all of their ballroom dance events at the Emerald Ball! It takes a lot of effort and determination to place in a ballroom competition and we are all very proud of your efforts.

Best Dance Studio Los Angeles Award

By Your Side Dance Studio Wins Best Dance School in Los Angeles Award

By Your Side Dance Studio is rated among the best Dance Schools in Los Angeles for the second time in a row by Today, By Your Side Dance Studio, a dance school specializing in Salsa dancing, adult dance classes, private dance lessons...