Austin Pranger

Dancer • Instructor • Writer

Hi. (: I’m Austin.

I’m documenting my journey of life through
mastering and teaching West Coast Swing,
developing a local swing community,
becoming minimalist,
and optimizing life.

Top 10 Questions for 2020

Top 10 Questions for 2020

The “100 Questions” exercise is one of my favorites to start the year off with. These are my “Top 10” questions that help me to understand where my focus is.

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15 Lessons from Venture 15

15 Lessons from Venture 15

5 years ago I made a mission to start taking life into my own hand – to change completely by 2020. These are my quick takeaways I’ve been learning to embrace since then!

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Learn to Dance

Start learning to dance and join an amazing dance community today.

For a limited time you can book a “Beginner Special” at nearly half the normal rate:

Westie Chronicles

The adventures and challenges of growing as a dancer, teacher, and community organizer.

Learn more about dance, personal development, and how a community is run – as it happens in real time.

Fort Wayne Westies

The official home for the Fort Wayne Westies, our inclusive community of dancers eager to learn WCS among friendly peers!

The Anchor Room

Local studio where I train, teach, and host West Coast Swing events at – and home to other local dance clubs.

Let’s Connect!

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Did You Know

You can get private dance lessons
for yourself, or you and a friend,
for $30 per lesson for a limited time.