The #1 reason people start Latin dance is FUN!

Did you know that FUN is the #1 reason people start dancing? It may be surprising, or it may make complete sense to you, the number one reason people start social Latin dance with us is for FUN. Yep, though there are other things like “to meet new people”, “adventure”, “central location”, “my friend recommended…

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A healthy way to meet people

Social partner dance, a healthy way to meet new friends and, just maybe, even that someone special! Do you remember ‘Country Dances? Maybe not personally but we have all heard about them, maybe your Mum and Dad or Gran and Grandpa met at one?! Tarcisio met a couple recently at a kids Birthday party (with…

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Let’s talk about style!

Today, Tarcisio said to me, lets talk about style! I said, ok, your’s or mine? Haha, kidding… Let’s talk about style when it comes to a cultural dance, specifically social Latin dance. People sometimes think that style is the way a dance style looks, Salsa looks this way, Zouk Lambada looks that way, Bachata looks…

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What is being ‘dance fit’? And why is it important?

Trust me when I say, fitness could be the key you are missing in your dancing. Sometimes people wonder why they have a challenge when they start to dance something faster and they get a bit lost. When dancing Samba de Gafieira at the parties the songs can feel really fast, in Zouk Lambada people…

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Tarcisio&Jada 2 photo shoot Aaron 2015

Dance as a conversation

“Dance is a conversation” is something our Founding Director, Tarcisio Teatini-Climaco, has been saying for over two decades. So we decided to get him to spill the beans on exactly why, and this is what he said… For the past 28 years I have been teaching in Australia, and have always said that partner dance…

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Why learn more than one dance style from the get go?

Why learn more than one style from the get go you ask? We are asked this question often because our most popular starting point, Latin Dance Starter see’s complete beginners learn 6 styles simultaneously. Some people think “woohoo, fun!”, others “whaaaaat, that’s too much for me!”. So, here is why we believe it’s the best…

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