Changing Lives One Dance At A Time


About Us

Want to know about Us? Come meet A Step to Gold International Staff who are ready and willing to help you get started on your life-changing journey into the world of ballroom dancing. We work together as a team to ensure that you feel less intimidated and comfortable with the basics so that you can enjoy dancing with numerous partners in the quickest way possible. We believe that private lessons coupled with group sessions and practice sessions is a sure-fire way to get the most out of your training. It is an indescribable experience to dance with an experienced partner. Melanie Dale has trained professionals for years and has an extensive background in American and International styles of ballroom dancing, having been trained by many of the GREATS from Europe and the US, including her former husband, the Legendary Larry Silvers who was the first United States Professional Ballroom Champion. Our students are friendly and dedicated to preserving the supportive environment that Melanie and her staff have fostered.

Holiday Gift Certificates

Are you struggling to figure out what to give that special someone for the Holidays? Does your partner complain about never going out? Do you or someone you know need some help being confident enough to hit the dance floor? Look no further! At A Step To Gold, we have 3 Holiday Selections to choose from as a gift or for personal use.

Beginner’s Special

1 Private Lesson 1 Group Class 1 Practice Session

ABC’s of Social Dance

3 Private Lessons 1 Group Class 1 Practice Session

Feel The Beat

5 Private Lessons + 2 Group Classes + 2 Practice Sessions




Crazy Tie, Hat & Glasses Potluck & Party



Christmas Showcase

Venue Rental

Rent our ballroom for your party!

Rent our 5,000-sq. ft. space for your private party! We have hosted numerous weddings, receptions, birthday parties, and more! 

Call Nikki today to set up an appointment and see the space in person!






6278 Glenwood Avenue, Suite 200    Raleigh, NC 27612 United States              919-578-4411