Dance Styles

Dance Styles 2017-01-04T20:29:47+00:00

Dance StylesDance styles is a general term that is interchangeable with the terms “dance genres” or “types of dance.” Here we will feature all forms of dance including partner social dancing, dancesport, competition dancing, solo or group dance as in: jazz, ballet, modern, hip hop, dubstep, Irish stepdance & line dancing. We include all different genres of dance like ballroom, swing, Latin, salsa, country western, folk, tango, club dance, zumba, belly dance, aerobic, pole dance and fitness dance styles/types of dancing.

Find general information, dance history, dance music playlists, dance videos and more related to each dance style by clicking on one of the links below.

 

Zydeco Dancing

Zydeco Dancing
What is zydeco? The origin of the term zydeco is unknown, however,...

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Ballroom Dancing

Ballroom Dancing
Ballroom dancing is an umbrella term that refers broadly to...

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Irish Dance

Irish Dance
Info on Irish dance history, dancing masters, Fleadh, Irish step...

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Shag Dancing

Shag Dancing
Shag dancing refers to a group of swing related dances...

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Ballroom & Latin

Ballroom & Latin
The term Ballroom is often used to refer to all...

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West Coast Swing

West Coast Swing
West Coast swing is a contemporary swing dance genre that...

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Argentine Tango

Argentine Tango
The term Argentine Tango refers to a style of tango...

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Hustle Dance

Hustle Dance
The Hustle dance genre originated in the mid-1970's in New...

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Nightclub Two Step

Nightclub Two Step
Buddy Schwimmer created Night Club Two Step in the mid-1970's...

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Latin Dance

Latin Dance
Latin dancing refers to the dances that originated from Cuba,...

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Country Western Dancing

Country Western Dancing
Country Western dances include the Country Western two-step, triple two-step,...

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Lindy Hop

Lindy Hop
Lindy Hop is the original swing dance, originating in the...

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Jitterbug Dance

Jitterbug Dance
Jitterbug originated from Lindy Hop in the 1940's and was...

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Salsa Dancing

Salsa Dancing
The Salsa dance originated in the 1970's in conjunction with...

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Bachata Dance

Bachata Dance
Bachata originated in the Dominican Republic in the lat 1950's....

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Waltz

Waltz
The Waltz dates back to 16th century European literature where...

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Swing Dancing

Swing Dancing
Swing dancing often evokes pictures of people in vintage clothing...

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Viennese Waltz

Viennese Waltz
The Viennese waltz is the original waltz dance hailing from...

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Foxtrot

Foxtrot
Foxtrot is a ballroom dance that premiered in the early...

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Tango

Tango
Tango is a general term used to describe the three...

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Cha Cha

Cha Cha
The Cha Cha, also known as the cha cha cha,...

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Rumba Dance

Rumba Dance
The Rumba originated in Cuba from a group of dances...

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Mambo Dance

Mambo Dance
Mambo is a Latin style dance that originated in Cuba....

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Bolero Dance

Bolero Dance
Bolero is an American style ballroom dance that has early...

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Samba Dance

Samba Dance
The Samba is a set of dances that originated in...

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East Coast Swing

East Coast Swing
East Coast swing is one of the swing dances along...

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Merengue

Merengue
Merengue is the national dance of the Dominican Republic. Merengue...

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Balboa Dance

Balboa Dance
The Balboa dance, sometimes referred to as Pure Balboa, is...

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Jive Dance

Jive Dance
The Jive dance refers to several different dances including the...

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Polka Dance & Music

Polka Dance & Music
Polka is both a type of music and dance that...

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Cajun

Cajun
Cajun is a term used for a group of people...

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Quickstep

The Quickstep developed in the 1920's in New York heavily...

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Wedding Dance

Wedding Dance
The wedding dances include the bride and groom's first dance,...

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