Oceans
Dance
Studio 

PREMIER BALLROOM & LATIN DANCE STUDIO
DANCE WITH THE BEST
 GROUP CLASSES  | PRIVATE DANCE LESSONS | COMPETITIONS  |  SOCIAL DANCE  | DANCE SHOES

Our Studio

Our studio has been sharing the joy of Ballroom & Latin dance with adults and children in the Daytona Beach, Ormond Beach, Port Orange, South Daytona, New Smyrna and Daytona Beach Shores communities since 2011.  We opened our new brand new studio at our current location in 2014.  The studio features a custom, 3,000 sq. foot spring-floor and faces the scenic Halifax river.


Our instructor is NDCA certified!  What is does NDCA certified mean?  NDCA stands for National Dance Council of America.   NDCA affiliation secures a standing with a group maintaining industry standards of instruction and professionalism in teaching. Only trained professional instructors hold this distinguished certification to teach. Well trained professionals can make the difference in the success and enjoyment of your dance instruction!


Counties we serve include:

  • Volusia
  • Seminole
  • Brevard
  • Flager


SERVICES WE OFFER:

  • Private lessons (one-on-one, couples)
  • Group classes
  • Competitive dance preparation
  • Specialty performances
  • Floor rental
  • ZUMBA
  • Belly Dance
  • Dance shoes
  • Wedding choreography
  • Check back later for new updates, there is much more to come!

DANCE STYLES WE TEACH

  • Waltz
  • Tango
  • Foxtrot
  • Cha Cha
  • Rumba
  • East Coast Swing
  • Salsa (Mambo)
  • West Coast Swing
  • Bachata
  • Merengue
  • Samba
  • Viennese Waltz
  • Hustle

  • Quickstep
  • Argentine Tango
  • Paso Doble
  • Flamenco
  • Cumbia
  • Polka
  • Triple-two
  • Nightclub two-step
  • Country two-step
  • Shag
  • Lindy Hop
  • Jive
  • Belly Dance

Our People

Branden Calnan

Lead Instructor | NDCA Certified & Registered Professional 

  • Branden started teaching dance in 2011 and teaches American Smooth and Rhythm.

  • Performs, teaches, and demonstrates dance throughout the community.

  • Holds a BA in mechanical engineering, a Professional Pilot Certification from Embry Riddle and studied Aerospace Engineering at Embry Riddle  

  • Founder of Bannister Hall Brewery in Smyrna DE. 

  • Branden brings all of his life experiences to his passion for Ballroom dancing. He also specializes in frame, posture, and balance techniques.

Stephanie Calnan

Director of Operations & Strategic Planning

  • Stephanie holds a B.A. from Harvard and is a classically trained pianist.

  • Stephanie brings over 8+ years of experience in retail and wholesale management. Her specialties include business strategy, operations and sales.

  • Founder of Kimaya Fashions and Stephanie Pearl Shoes

  • Stephanie speaks English, Spanish and Hebrew.

Kristina Y.

Dance Teacher

  • Kristina Y. hails from the Daytona Area and has been a member of the Oceans Dance Studio family since January 2016.

  • Kristina is also skilled in massage therapy and excels in body mechanics and physics.  She currently teaches our group dance classes for adults and children alike, as well as private instruction.