About Us

THE BALLROOM is owned and managed by Samantha Potter and Dennis Lyle. Veteran performers whose credits include the Michael Jackson video “Thriller” and a National Ballroom Champion, Nationally Recognized Coach, and Adjudicator.

Not only have they trained some of the world’s best dancers, including dancers that have appeared on Dancing with the Stars and So You Think You Can Dance, but they have also taught thousands of students to be smooth, comfortable, and confident social dancers.

“Bringing dancing to life, having dreams come true, is why we do what we do.”  ~ Samantha Potter

“In just a few short lessons, we can take you to a level you’d have never thought possible.” ~Dennis Lyle