Welcome to UP Ballroom Dance

Private Lessons Available!

About Us

Getting Married?

I'll coach you through an unforgettable first dance on the day of your wedding

Lessons for Everyone

Ongoing classes, group and private lessons available.  Many styles including: salsa, waltz, and swing!

Custom Choreography

My couples have won 4 of 5 Mirrorball trophies for Dancing with Our Stars in Marquette County

About the Owner

Alexandrea Riley

Alex has been involved in dance since she was 3, dabbling in many styles. Latin Ballroom and Ballet are among her favorite styles, and teaching dance is her preferred trade. As a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist and having completed her Master’s in Exercise Science she also Personal Trains and works as a Contingent Faculty member at Northern Michigan University teaching in both the Chemistry and Biology Departments. Alex choreographs and directs community dance performances, teaches with New Attitudes Dance Studio, and has trained many couples in ballroom dance over the past eleven years in the U.P. She looks forward to working with you next! 


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Find us in New Attitudes Dance Studio

UP Ballroom Dance and Fitness

(989) 619-6160

Hours By Appointment

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