Welcome to DF Dance Family
DF Dance Studio has grown from humble beginnings to become the largest Ballroom, Salsa, Tango, Swing and Hip Hop dance studio in Salt Lake City. Ever since being founded in 2008, DF Dance Studio has brought cutting edge dance instruction and competitive and social partner dancing to Wasatch Front region. Our proven class cirriculum, teacher training, community building & unparallel customer service has helped us achieve numerous "Best of State" and "Best of City Weekly" awards, a loyal local following & a wonderful community that we are lucky to call home. We are excited to welcome you!
Mission & Vision
Our mission is to provide comfortable social dance experience for complete beginners looking to learn a new skill and stay fit, and world class dance training for competitive students with dance career aspirations.
Our vision is to connect, empower and inspire through Latin, Ballroom, Swing, Argentine Tango and Hip Hop dance, and to grow talent through cutting-edge programs challenging the status quo. We believe in vital physical, emotional, social, cultural and community benefits provided by dance and are dedicated to help every student regardless of previous dance experience, age or natural ability to achieve their greatest potential.
Founder & Owner
The DF Dance Studio visionary.
Dr. Atakan Ekiz
Strategic Planning & Development
The ideas behind our growing studio.
The Dream Team
Our outstanding team consists of world class instructors in: Salsa, Ballroom, Argentine Tango, Swing, Bachata, Kizomba, Hip Hop and Break Dancing, many of whom are currently competing and performing professionals highly recognized in their field.
The woman who makes it happen
Customer Service Coordinator
Ensures your experience is the best it can be!
The author of all studio's events
Front Desk Coordinator
The smile you see as you walk through our front door.
Our Dance Studio
We are located in South Salt Lake at 2978 S State Street. Our space boasts over 5,000 square feet with wood floors, modern track and disco lighting,
and professional sound systems in each room. Interested in renting? Check out our rentals page.