Latin American


An extremely passionate and intense Latin dance.

The Rumba provides the setting for a sensual and passionate duel between man and woman on the dance floor. With its pulsating and rumbling rhythms, the Rumba is the slow dance of the Latin world and often referred to as the ‘Queen’ of all Latin dances.

The Rumba is one of the five dances used in international competition style ‘Latin American’.


Brazilian inspired Latin American dance.

The Samba leapt from the streets of Rio, Brazil. However, the Samba performed in the international competition style ‘Latin American’ is very different to the original Brazilian party dance.

Cha Cha Cha

A fun, rhythmic Cuban-inspired dance.

The Cha Cha is another fun and versatile Latin dance and ranks amongst the five dances competed at international level. The dance draws its name from the rhythm of the feet on the dance floor – ‘cha cha cha’. Today’s version of the dance resembles the original Cuban Cha Cha.


The fun and energetic Jive comes in many forms.

There are many different styles of Jive that have adjusted to the various music phases throughout the decades. The 1920s Lindy Hop, 1930s Jitterbug and Boogie Woogie, 1940s Swing, 1950s and 1960s Rock ‘n’ Roll and French Jive are all styles of Jive. The dance is one of the international ‘Latin American’ competition dances.

Paso Doble

This dance is a provocative Spanish-inspired performance.

During the Paso Doble, the dance floor becomes a Spanish bullfighting arena; the man is the matador and the woman is the flowing provocative cape that entices the bull.

This dance, with its constant echoing of the Spanish Flamenco, is one of the five international ‘Latin American’ competition dances.

Rock ‘n’ Roll

A fast-paced and lively dance.

One of the many Jive dance styles, Rock ‘n’ Roll is fun, energetic and can be performed socially or as a competitive dance. This dance has something for everyone, and is performed to great music.


This is a fun and flirtatious Latin American dance.

Salsa is fueled by Afro-Caribbean rhythms and all-night partying. The dance fuses Cuban, Puerto Rican and Columbian styles into simple and lively movements. Salsa dancers fill venues all over the UK, revelling in this hot Latin dance.