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  • Waltz
    • Beautiful slow dance in 3/4 time; known for its elegance. A very popular dance for weddings.

  • Tango
    • Strong and passionate dance originating from Argentina. Known for its powerful movements across the floor.

  • Foxtrot
    • Smooth and sophisticated dance combining jazz elements with big band music (think Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers). Also a very popular choice for wedding dances.

  • Viennese Waltz
    • A fast variation of the Waltz known for its endless turns and quick movement across the floor.

  • Foxy
    • A dance specifically designed for wedding couples. Incredibly easy to learn, it combines many patterns from the Waltz and Foxtrot.

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  • Cha Cha
    • Fast, upbeat dance with quick hip actions. Very fun and often seen in Salsa clubs.

  • Rumba
    • Romantic slow dance emphasizing Cuban hip motion.

  • Bolero
    • Slower than the Rumba, it is a very romantic dance incorporating some of the rise and fall seen in Ballroom dances.

  • Samba
    • Energetic Brazilian dance known for its syncopated rhythms and lively music.

  • Salsa
    • Very popular street dance combining elements of Afro-Cuban rhythms with American Jazz.

  • Mambo
    • The origin of modern Cha cha and Salsa. A fast latin dance with the rock step on beat 2.

  • Merengue
    • Very popular party dance with a marching beat. It is one of the easiest dances to learn and lots of fun!

  • Bachata
    • A slow and sexy dance often danced in Salsa clubs.

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  • East Coast Swing
    • Triple step dance originating from the Lindy Hop. Fun and upbeat!

  • Single Step Swing
    • Single time version of East Coast Swing. Great for beginners and for fast music. Sometimes called the Jitterbug.

  • West Coast Swing
    • Smooth moving and full of variety and improvisation, this smooth dance is growing very popular all over the country. The state dance of California!

  • Argentine Tango
    • Passionate dance known for it's intricate footwork and stylish leg kicks called ganchos.

  • Nightclub Twostep
    • Easy to learn dance that can be danced to most ballads on any Top 40s charts.

  • Hustle
    • Made popular by the Disco generation and movies such as "Saturday Night Fever". It is fast and upbeat, and loads of fun!