Meet Brian Wells

Brian L. Wells

Brian Wells has been dancing and instructing all levels of dancers for over 25 years.  He formed the Starliters Dance Studio in 1990 and he is one of the most popular, highly commended, certified dance instructors in the Delaware Valley. He combines his extensive experience in dance, music, choreography and teaching to build confidence and skills in every level of dancer from beginner, social, wedding/special event, performance to competitor.
Brian has won numerous top dance teacher awards at competitions across the country. He was honored by the NDCA with the prestigious Community Service Award for the lifetime dedication to performing for charity events, senior centers, hospitals and other community outreach programs. He is an accomplished vocalist, guitarist, songwriter, as well as dancer and performed in many professional shows in musical theater and created over 20 years of dance showcases.
Brian is accomplished in all levels of American and International of smooth, rhythm, standard and latin styles of dance. Brian has continued his education and achieved the highest level Salsa certification with the World Salsa Federation (WSF). He has received highly commended ranking from the dance industry leaders for DVIDA and USISTD certifications in Smooth, Rhythm, International Standard & Hustle Dance as well as a Licentiate in Theater Arts

Brian Wells' Credentials:


  • American Style Ballroom, Latin, and Swing
  • Dance Vision International Dance Association (DVIDA)
  • World Salsa Federation (WSF)
  • International Hustle Dance Association (IHDA)
  • National Teachers Association for Country Western Dancing (NTA)
  • National Dance Council of America (NDCA)
  • Broadcast Music Incorporated (BMI)
  • American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP)
  • Society of European Stage Authors and Composers (SESAC)
  • Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI)

Wells’ teaching credentials are for American Style ballroom, Latin, and swing/ Dance Vision International Dance Association (DVIDA), salsa/ World Salsa Federation (WSF), hustle/ International Hustle Dance Association (IHDA).

He is a member of the National Teacher’s Association (NTA) for country western dancing and the National Dance Council of America (NDCA), and proudly carries his music licenses with Broadcast Music Incorporated (BMI), American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP), and Society of European Stage Authors and Composers (SESAC). He is also a proud member of Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI).