At the reception, the
first dance is by the newlyweds to their favorite romantic song whether it is a
slow waltz, a classical piece or a popular current hit song. Other traditional
dances at the reception are the father/daughter dance and the mother/son dance.
More than likely, your
first dance is going to be caught on video since virtually every wedding guest
will have their phone out at the reception. We highly suggest hiring a
professional videographer to capture this significant moment in time but even
if you do not, you will want to be ready to be tagged by your friends on social
Knowing their first
dance will be well documented, couples may want to give a polished and graceful
performance. Dance lessons can help prepare for what may be the performance of
early. Dance lessons
should start four to six months before the wedding, especially if you are a
newcomer to dancing.
picked your song yet? No worries. Your
dance instructor can help you find the perfect song.
committed. Plan to have a
lesson at least once a week.
patient! Learning to
dance can be stressful but it can also be a lot of fun and a great date night