Instructors Freida and Stephen Burt

Social Dancing Instructors

Freida and Stephen Burt are long time Columbus residents with a passion for Social and Ballroom Dancing. The Burt’s have been dancing for over ten years and have studied under numerous well known instructors. Instructors include national and international ballroom champions such as Jim and Janell Maranto, Ron Montez, Phil Dorrell, Felipe Telona, Kasha Kovak and many others. Freida and Stephen work in close connection with The Dance Studio in Tupelo to provide dance class opportunities for Columbus residents. Freida and Stephen are retired business people who choose not to pursue a professional dance carrier so as to retain their amateur status should they choose to return to competitive dancing. They only want to share their passion for dancing so that others can also benefit from the many health and social benefits that dancing provides.