Course details

Ballroom 3

Intermediate ballroom (standard/latin) course
8 free
Subscription status
Currently there are:
  • 6 couples
  • 5 individual followers
  • 3 individual leaders



Cha Cha Cha, Englischer Tango, Englischer Walzer, Jive, Quickstep, Rumba, Wiener Walzer


Melody Greminger & Matthias Mayer


ETH Zentrum, CAB Foodlab


40.00 CHF for students, otherwise 80.00 CHF

Tuesday, 19:45 - 21:00
26. Sept. - 31. Oct.


The food&lab can be booked up to a week in advance so there is the possibity of a class being cancelled. In case of a cancellation we will notify you in advance. The missed class would then be added at the end of the course period.

During the social courses, we will teach you the basics of ballroom dancing. Ballroom dances are partner dances that are mainly popular in Europe and consist of two categories: Standard and Latin.

What you are going to learn

With Viennese Waltz and Quickstep, you are going to learn two new Standard dances. Additionally, we will introduce new figures for English Waltz, Cha Cha, Rumba and Jive.

Requirements for the course

You are expected to know these figures. If you have any questions, please contact

English Waltz
  • Closed Changes
  • Natural Turn
  • Reverse Turn
  • The Basic Pattern (I.e. natural turn, closed change, reverse turn, closed change)
  • Natural Spin Turn
English Tango
  • Walks (Left & Right Foot)
  • Rock Turn
  • Progressive Link
  • Closed Promenade
Cha Cha
  • Closed Basic
  • New York
  • Underarm Turn
  • Spot Turns
  • Open Basic
  • Three Cha Chas Forward and Back
  • Closed Basic
  • New York
  • Underarm Turn
  • Spot Turns
  • Cucaracha
  • Open Basic
  • Basic in Place
  • Change of Places Right to Left
  • Change of Places Left to Right
  • Fallaway Rock
  • American Spin
  • Stop and Go


Reviews for Ballroom 3
14. Sept. 2023, 16:21 Teachers: Tim Gehrunger & Irina KempfRoom: ETH Zentrum, Alumni-Pavillon
The course with Irina and Tim was great as always! They are great teachers and the classes are very entertaining :)
12. Sept. 2023, 15:00 Teachers: Tim Gehrunger & Irina KempfRoom: ETH Zentrum, Alumni-Pavillon
Great teaching !
12. Sept. 2023, 12:36 Teachers: Tim Gehrunger & Irina KempfRoom: ETH Zentrum, Alumni-Pavillon
A steep learning curve from Ballroom 2 to Ballroom 3 through the addition of Quickstep and Viennese Waltz, but with the help of Irina and Tim it was manageable. Their patience and elaborate explanations helped immensly! Looking forward to their Ballroom 4 course :)
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