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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Latin Dance Foundation 2 | Bookings for Autumn ~ Term 2

Foundation 2 Bookings Page We couldn’t be more delighted to have shared your journey through Latin Dance Starter and are thrilled to welcome you to your next course: Latin Dance Foundation 2. Discover how our unique Foundation courses will expand your knowledge and give you the very best foundations whether love hitting the social dance floor…

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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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Helsinki Samba Carnival invites Australian Samba judge

I have a confession. As well as being a Samba-holic, I also have a lifelong passion for all things Scandinavian. So imagine my squeals of delight when I was invited to be an international judge for Helsinki’s Samba Carnaval 2017! Just how serious are these Finns about Samba? Well consider this. Out of a population…

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