When you think of ballroom dancing what is the first thing that pops into your mind?
Maybe its a waltz, or a room full of people slow dancing, a couple doing the Cha-Cha or even Dancing with the Stars show. Ballroom dancing is that and more! When Ballroom dancing, you need to know a few basic things; First, that it is a partnered dance. So, you will need someone to dance with. (If you’re planning on taking lessons, there will be other folks who will need a partner and instructors who will also partner up with you!) So don’t worry if you don’t have a partner right away.
There are many styles of dance; such as, International Standard and Latin, and American Smooth and Rhythm.
The customary Standard dances are:
The International Latin dances include:
The Smooth Dances Include:
The Rhythm Dances Include:
East Coast Swing
These are just a few basics for you to know, but there’s so much more!
In the meantime, why not come to our newcomer class? We start off with the 5 basic components of Ballroom Dancing. We offer top-notch dance lessons with only the best dance instructors!