IT'S EVERYTHING YOU WANT UNDER ONE ROOF!!
Offering adults, teens, and children private and group classes in ballroom and latin dance in Myrtle Beach, SC. We have tailored classes for
all ages and abilities. Enjoy our group or private classes in Social
We teach all styles of Ballroom, Latin,
Swing, Nightclub and First Dance Wedding Choreography. Our studio offers
private lessons, group classes, social dance parties
and specialty workshops. By the Sea instructors are experienced
teachers, skilled in working with both beginners and advanced dancers.
Our goal at By the Sea is to provide a relaxed, comfortable, fun
atmosphere for people to learn how to dance, refine their dance skills,
and socialize with friends who enjoy the same hobby at our social dance
parties and special events.
Let us help you start off your
wedding with an exceptional first dance. Your routine will be
personalized and choreographed to best reflect the unique style of the
bride and groom.
By the Sea offers flexible lesson plans to fit both your schedule and your budget!
About Clara Formoso, Owner of By the Sea
I come from a family of natural dancers. I have been dancing all my life. Started as a child taught by my father.
My professional career began with The Arthur Murray Studio in Red Bank, NJ. I won numerous teaching awards, and also created three Hustle Step lists for Arthur Murray Studio and trained their Teachers.
I danced in TV commercials, a Muscular Dystrophy TV Fundraiser, Fashion Shows and on stage. I have choreographed dance routines for My Fair Lady and The Secret Garden, 2 plays performed in local theater.
My own dance students were used for the ballroom scene in My Fair Lady. I performed on New Year's eve in the Show King of Swing at Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, NJ.
I love to teach! Recently I choreographed a Disco Routine for a young man with down syndrome by the name of David who took 2nd place in a dance competition. I trained and choreographed an Argentine Tango for a Miss Latina Pageant contestant, who went on to win the Pageant.
I would love the chance to meet you and share my love of dance with you. Click here to Contact Us Today!
Ralph Hunn, Instructor
Ralph continued to teach ballroom dance independently and with Fred Astaire Dance Studio. Today, Ralph instructs Latin and Ballroom dance at By the Sea Dance Studio.
Ralph teaches a wide variety of Ballroom and Latin dance styles. His goal is to make dance accessible to everybody!
Ramona Nicolae, Instructor
Now she teaches this fun class at By the Sea Ballroom & Latin Dance Studio every Sunday at 3 pm!
Allow Ramona to bring a good work out dance routine to your weekend that will energize you and get you in shape!