Los Angeles Branch RSCDS
Deanna Class
Sundays in Reseda (first Sunday only)
This class is currently on hiatus.
The Sunday class is a class for intermediate and advanced dancers who want an extra day of dancing each month. Our monthly programs offer a mixture of old and new favorites, newly devised dances and dances from upcoming local programs. We meet 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. on the first Sunday of the month at Danceland Academy, 7215 Tampa Ave, Reseda, Ca 91335.
Contact the teacher: Deanna St. Amand (818) 761-4750
Aase Class
Mondays in Van Nuys
This class is the longest running class in one location for the L.A. Branch, having moved to the Valley College in March of 1974. The class meets 7:30 – 10:00 p.m., starting with beginners at 7:30, moving to intermediate after the first hour. The room is quite large and has cross-ventilation (important during the time of Covid). See the campus map for exact location and parking information.
Contact the teacher: Aase Hansen (818) 845-5726
Deresa Class
Tuesdays in Simi Valley
This new Tuesday night class is mainly for beginners, however, all are welcomed. 6:30 to 8:15 ages 16 to adult. Simi Valley Parks and Recreation, 5505 E Los Angeles Ave. 93063, MPR-B. $45 for 5 classes, beginning Tuesday 6/13 - 7/18, and then again 7/25-8/22.
Contact the teacher: Deresa Kenney (805)390-5334
Ilse Class
Thursdays in Santa Barbara
The Santa Barbara class meets most Thursdays 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. at Gustafson Dance Studio 2285 Las Positas Road, Santa Barbara. We are usually in Studio A, occasionally Studio B. All levels are welcome, including beginners, but please call ahead to confirm class is meeting that week or email if you are not a regular.
Contact the teacher: Ilse Gilbert (805) 403-8811
Ceilidh Class
Thursdays in Redondo Beach
The Senior Ceilidh Class meets most Thursdays 11:00 a.m. at Veterans Park Senior Center, 301 Esplanade, Redondo Beach, CA 90277.
Contact the teachers: Rosemary Abend and Kris McGinnis
Torrance Class
Fridays in Torrance
The Friday night class has been meeting in Torrance for over 35 years; it is currently being held as a hybrid class. (Contact teacher for zoom link.) We meet at 1530 Cravens Ave., Torrance, 7:30 – 9:00 p.m. While the class is for experienced dancers, a beginner class is forming. Walk-ins are welcome but be sure to call ahead to confirm that class will be meeting that night.
Contact the teacher: Kris McGinnis (310) 963-8829
Lancaster Class
Fridays in Tehachapi
The Tehachapi class is held 2nd and 4th Friday of each month. We hold class at the Senior Center, 500 East F Street, Tehachapi. We meet 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Please email to confirm time. Beginners welcome.
Contact the teacher: Barbara Mackenzie (661) 809-1656
Download a PDF of the class list.