About the Studio

Step by Step has been around for over 25 years, teaching thousands of people across Greater Wellington Region. The founders of Step by Step are Cheryl and Rob Stevens and have trained many of the Wellington dance teachers.

Who are the founders?

Cheryl and Rob hold Fellowship Qualifications under the New Zealand Federation of Dance Teachers (NZDFT).
They have represented New Zealand in World Class Ballroom and Latin American dance competitions.
Both are Executive members and Examiners for NZDFT.



Who are our teachers?

Over the years more teachers have joined Step by Step, bringing their own skills and personalities into the studio. You will be sure to find a teacher that fits your learning style.


Step by Step Dance Teachers

  • Cheryl Stevens
  • Robert Stevens
  • Tuku Kururangi
  • Peter Gillam
  • Eddie Lancashire
  • Grant Donnelly



What dances do I learn?

Learning to dance is something special that lasts a lifetime.  It should be fun, friendly and sociable.

We teach a range of the Ballroom, Latin American, New Vogue and Old Time Dances; some of the dances you could learn include:

Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot, Viennese Waltz and Quickstep.

Latin American
Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba, Paso Doble and Jive.

Wedding Dance
This can be choreographed from one of the dances above, or a mixture.

Find out more about our classes

Our Classes