Mandy Carlisle

Instructor Name Mandy Carlisle
Dance Styles: Ballroom
Teaches with: Ilya Velednitskiy
Available lessons: 137 Lessons, 28 Lesson Packs
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Mandy & Ilya Accomplishments:

Ranked in the top 15 in the United States
2nd Place United States Rising Star Professional Rhythm Champion
Wisconsin State Rising Star Rhythm Champion
Undefeated Fred Astaire National Rising Star Rhythm Champion
Crystal Ball Open Rhythm Champion
Many national competitions: Open Rhythm Finalists

Experience:

Owner/Instructor for Aspire Dance Studio
Ballroom dance instructor for Fred Astaire Dance Studio
Sang solo at CCDC Pro Show at the Luxor Hotel, Las Vegas
Model for Milwaukee Harley Davidson photo shoot
Studio work for Radix Studio
Taped in two National Fred Astaire commercials
Recorded host for Astaire TV
Dance teacher/ Owner for Aspirations School of Dance
Dance teacher for Academy of Dance, Racine, WI
Professional magician’s assistant for Bill Blagg III
Singer, Dancer, Announcer for daily shows at Six Flags Great America
4 years singer and dancer for Penguin Players’ charity stage show
7 years private vocal instruction
19 years classical training in ballet, jazz, tap, lyrical, and character dancing Nationally Certified in over 13 styles of Ballroom Dances

Other Accomplishments/Awards:

Miss Kenosha 2006
Miss Wisconsin 2006 finalist
Performed with International Irish Tenor Mark Forrest
Performed as a guest dancer in the Nutcracker with the International Russian Ballet

Mandy Carlisle's Demo Video


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Foxtrot Double Underarm Tur...

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This lesson introduces two turning va...
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Salsa Arm Wrap to Loop

2437
This lesson introduces some basic Sal...
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Rhythm Arm Styling

2532
This lesson introduces basic Rhythm a...
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Mambo Cross-Body Lead

2511
This lesson incorporates a 180 degree...
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Samba Open Rocks in Closed ...

2469
This lesson introduces opposition roc...
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Rumba Backward Swivels

2483
This lesson introduces swivels in a b...
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Samba Whisk Side Basic

2467
This lesson introduces an alternative...
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Foxtrot Progressive Box

2501
This lesson introduces an alternate F...
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Rumba Directional Rocks

2482
This lesson introduces you to lead a ...
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East Coast Kick and Turn Combo

2416
This lesson works on two variations p...
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Merengue Throwout

2428
This lesson explains how to break out...
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Foxtrot Basic with Timing

2455
This lesson works on the basic fundam...
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Cha-Cha Open Box

2404
This lesson teaches you the basics to...
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East Coast Basic & Timing

2412
This lesson teaches you the basic tim...
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Tango Outside Partner Combo

2454
This lesson introduces how to dance y...
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West Coast Left Side Pass

2471
This lesson works on a typical patter...
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Salsa Underarm Wrap to Reverse

2434
This lesson introduces an underarm tu...
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Rumba Reverse Turn

2409
This lesson teaches you a reverse tur...
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Foxtrot Underarm in Promenade

2502
This lesson introduces an underarm tu...
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Advanced Smooth Frame

2536
This lesson introduces a basic explan...
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Rumba Progressive Walks

2410
This lesson teaches you a forward and...
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Foxtrot Grapevine

2459
This lesson introduces a fun and movi...
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Rumba Cucaracha

2407
This lesson teaches you the basics to...
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Waltz Twinkle to Side by Side

2493
This lesson integrates the Waltz Twin...
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Samba Twinkle

2528
This lesson introduces a directional ...
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Cha-Cha Basic & Timing

2400
This lesson teaches you the basic ste...
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Mambo Open Box

2425
This lesson introduces greater moveme...
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East Coast Tuck to Pass

2489
This lesson introduces a tuck turn wi...
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Hustle Belt Turn to Underarm

2440
This lesson introduces a turn for the...
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Viennese Waltz Balance Step

2463
This lesson introduces an easy timing...
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Waltz Arm Toss

2494
This lesson introduces a fun arm styl...
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Mandy Carlisle's Dance Packs By Style

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28 Ballroom Dance Packs
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Mandy Carlisle's Lessons By Dance Style

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137 Ballroom Dance Lessons
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