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Best of State 2010-2015 and Best of City Weekly 2015. Read our reviews and join our dance family!

  • 2978 S State Salt Lake City Utah
  • (801) 466-0490
  • (801) 466-0490
  • info@dfdancestudio.com

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Our Reviews!

We love hearing from our students! Read our google reviews here and see what other students are saying! DF Studio Google Reviews. See you on the dance floor!

Welcome to DF Dance Family

DF Dance Studio has grown from humble beginnings to become one of 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 dancing to Wasatch Front region. Our key to success since the beginning has been offering a wide variety of dance styles & only employing top notch professionals in the field.

Mission & Vission

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 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.


Maria Ivanova Founder & Owner

Maria Ivanova

Founder & Owner

The DF Dance Studio visionary.

Kurt Meyers Group Classes & Instructors

Kurt Meyers

Group Classes & Instructors

The mastermind behind all group class functions.

The Dream Team

Our outstanding team consists of world class instructors in: Salsa, Ballroom, Argentine Tango, Swing, Cabaret, Bachata, Kizomba, Hip Hop and Break Dancing. Alot of whom are currently competing and performing professionals highly recognized in their field. Please read their bios here.

Julio Morales Salsa/Bachata Programs

Julio Morales

Salsa/Bachata Programs

The brains behind all Salsa/Bachata classes & events.

Alfonso Nunez Private Lessons

Alfonso Nunez

Private Lessons

The genius responsible for all private lessons.

Koryl Wadsworth Marketing & Events

Koryl Wadsworth

Marketing & Events

The author of all events & marketing efforts.

Elisha Thompson Kids Program

Elisha Thompson

Kids Program

The beauty behind all kids classes & events.

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.

In the News

  • DF Dance Studio on
  • Lindsay & Flavio - Fox News Interview
  • Lindsay & Flavio - Fox News Teaser
  • Competitive Ballroom Dance Studio in Salt Lake City - DF Dance Studio
  • Ballroom Rumba performance at DF Dance Studio on Fox 13
  • Dancing Ballroom with Salt Lake Stars at DF Dance Studio!
  • DF Dance Studio teaches Salsa on ABC4 in Utah
  • DF Dance with Big Buddah on Fox News!
  • DF Dance Promotes SalsaFest on Fox 13 Now with Big Budah
  • Snippets from Swing segment on Fox 13 with Big Budah!

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