Dean Stroder A.K.A. Dancing Dean, he has been a DJ and dance instructor for more than 20 years. Dean is professional, charismatic, energetic, friendly and well respected in the dance community. He has worked on cruise ships around the world and has appeared on Slice Entertainment, ET Canada, CMT and The Amazing Race Canada. He has performed and taught at the Calgary Stampede, Cowboys, Ranchman’s Cookhouse & Dance Hall and several studios throughout Canada, just to mention a few.

Dean’s unique approach to teaching involves creating a positive atmosphere where connection, technique and moves are explained in a fun way. He loves to share his dance knowledge and help his students become the best dancer they can be. Through his passion for dance and his creativity, he will keep you on your toes for years and years to come.

Dean began his dance career in 1993. He started out as the youngest member of a dance team in
Saskatoon then began his teaching and DJ’ing career in Winnipeg and currently lives and teaches
in Calgary. Over his career, Dean has taught and trained in Country, Swing, Latin and Ballroom
with some of the most sought-after instructors in the world.

You will often catch him saying the phrase “Get Ur Dance On!” and that is exactly what he hopes
you will do.