Welcome to Take The Lead Ballroom!


Get ready to learn to ballroom dance with a NEW BEGINNER I CLASS! – This is the class that gets you started in learning to dance! We have you dancing around the room in dance hold to music in just one hour!  

New Beginner I Class starting August  14th @7:00pm. Classes are 8 weeks – $80 per person.  Location: Boulder Creek Ballroom. $10 deposit to hold your spot is required. Learn the Foxtrot, Merengue, Hustle, and Cha Cha Cha! Dress comfortably so you can move and have fun! No street shoes! Only dance shoes or socks please! Classes are great too because you get to meet fun new friends that are all learning like yourself! Please call Susie Buck at (585)-503-7087 with any questions. Can’t wait to see you out on the dance floor.                



Ask Susie today about performing in the next showcase

Suffering from two left feet? Not a problem with Susie Buck instructing you! Susie will have you dancing around the floor to music and looking impressive within an hour! Try it for yourself and see how really easy it is to learn to dance. Learn in a comfortable environment, at your own pace. The more you learn, the more fun you can have at that next party. Or, if you already have some dancing under your belt, we can bring you up to a higher level so you really get those compliments! Join in on the fun and popularity of ballroom dancing today! No contracts required.

Ballroom Dancing made fun and easy! Instruction available for the very beginner to the very advanced dancer. Learn at your own pace and comfort level. You choose what you want to learn.

Private Lessons and Classes Available at: 

Boulder Creek Ballroom – Old Crews Rd, Raleigh, NC                                                                                                     

Rochester Ballroom Club – Rochester, NY (based on traveling schedule)             


Available for teaching and coaching in Raleigh, North Carolina. Accepting new students at:

Boulder Creek Ballroom (TAKE THE LEAD BALLROOM)

2123 Old Crews Raleigh, NC 27616


Call (919) 578-2770 (studio) or (585) 503-7087 (cell) today to get started! 

whitedress02Learn from a qualified & experienced professional dance instructor. Group classes and private lessons available, just contact me for more info! Perfect to prepare for an upcoming wedding, future party, or for no reason at all! Be able to dance the:

  • Waltz
  • Tango
  • Viennese Waltz
  • Foxtrot
  • Quickstep
  • Cha Cha Cha
  • Samba
  • Rumba
  • Paso Doble
  • Swing
  • Mambo
  • Argentine Tango
  • West Coast Swing
  • Country Two Step
  • Bride and Groom Dances
  • and so much more…
Competing with Sean Buck in Toronto

Susie Buck has fifteen years experience competing professionally in Standard and Latin, prepairing students for competitions, for Medal Exams, shows and performances, or just plain having fun on the dance floor.

~Gift Certificates available for any occasion~

Qualifications: ISTDFellow in Standard, Licentiate in Latin, Smooth & Rhythm (A++,B+,C+,D+); CDTA  & CANADIAN DANCE SPORT FEDERATION– Licentiate in Standard, Latin, Smooth & Rhythm; DVIDA – Fellow in Standard & Licentiate in Latin; Terpsichore – Licentiate in Standard & Latin, Member NDCA – Registered Championship Adjudicator Standard, Latin, Smooth & Rhythm;                DVIDA REGIONAL EXAMINEER.

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