Welcome to PBDA (The Pasadena Ballroom Dance Association)!

Celebrating our 36th Year!!... Couples & Singles of all ages always welcome! 
Our Current Series of Classes started THE WEEK OF JANUARY 5th. Ok to join as late as the 2nd week of any class. Click on the ‘Classes’ & the ‘Dances’ pages to see our schedule, and you can download your own printed copy of it: here.

Organized in 1983 by sisters Erin & Tami Stevens, PBDA's classes generally run in progressive, 6-week series all year 'round ($90 series; or $18 single class admission.) Near the end of each series, the dates and times of the next series are updated on this site. 


Beginning thru Advanced group classes (& private lessons) in all styles of Swing Dancing: Jitterbug (Eastcoast Swing), Lindy Hop, Westcoast Swing, Balboa, Shag, plus Ballroom, Tango, Salsa, Hustle and more! (Click on the 'About Us' button above, and subscribe to our mailing list).  ***NOTE: We also have gift certificates available in any monetary amount, good for classes, dances and merchandise.        


GRACE HALL, 73 N. Hill Ave., Pasadena, 91106.  (in BACK of the Hill Avenue Grace Lutheran Church).  Free easy parking, air-conditioning, and a nice LARGE wood floor. COME JOIN US!



This Saturday Night, Jan. 19th its Steve Lucky & The Rumba Bums from San Francisco! It’s a “Polka Dot” Party! (wear anything with polka dots!) Swing Lesson 7:30pm; Band plays 8-11:30pm, $20 admission includes: The Lesson, snacks, refreshments, & door prizes. Then…

This Sunday Night, Jan. 20th, guest West Coast Swing instructor & dancer extraordinaire: Demetre Souliotes will join us for an Int. West Coast Workshop 6:30-7:30pm. We’ll dance to DJ’d sounds till 9pm. $18 admission includes the Lesson & Dance.

You don't need a partner, just come & enjoy! 


In 2011 the Stevens sisters of PBDA were contracted to write a historical reference guide to SWING DANCING, which has become a textbook at several universities around the country. Tami and Erin can sign the books, and personalize copies as well!  The books are available in the classes, or by calling our office phone (626) 799-5689, or thru Amazon.com!

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