Meet Your Instructors

Tammy Clark BellewByron Bellew
With over 30 years of experience, Tammy Clark Bellew, has been a partner dance coach, choreographer, and teacher to both amateurs and professionals alike. She has taken her teaching and training from New York to Florida and from coast to coast.

Tammy Clark Bellew is a multi winning “All-Star” competitor in West Coast Swing and has won Rising Star competitions in Ballroom and Latin.

She holds certifications in Ballroom, Latin, and West Coast Swing and is still very active in performing, competing and judging at various events nationwide. Tammy has also established long standing dance programs for Tulane University.

Byron Bellew is a multi winning “All Star” level west coast swing competitive dancer, instructor, and judge.  He has over 30 years of music/dance experience teaching and performing.

Byron holds the following certifications and diplomas:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education
• GPDIA Teaching Certification in dance
• GPDIA Judging Certification in dance
• GSTDA Teaching Certification in dance

In addition, Byron is a professional DJ and master of ceremonies (MC) at events around the country. He also has edited and arranged hundreds of songs specifically for professional & amateur dance routines worldwide including many of the top U.S Open Swing Dance Championship routine songs.

Tammy Clark Bellew
Byron Bellew

Fleur De Dance Studio

Located at 6610 Fleur De Lis Dr. in the Lakeview area of New Orleans, Fleur De Dance Studio is a 1500 Sq.Ft. facility that provides a comfortable environment for an ideal learning experience.

Fleur De Dance specializes in wedding dance lessons, private instruction, classes, workshops, and events for partner style dances.

Fleur De Dance also includes the West Coast Swing Academy of New Orleans.  The Academy provides curriculum based classes and workshops designed specifically for west coast swing partner dancing from social level all the way to competition level proficiency.