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Ballroom & Latin
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Ballroom & Latin Dance

Ballroom & Latin Timetable

Day Time Where Class Cost Starts
Monday 19:30 20:30 Good
Shepherd
Ballroom & Latin American (Beginners) Not Absolute Beginners New 6.50 06.11.17
20:30 21:30 Good
Shepherd
Ballroom & Latin American (Beginners/Improvers) 6.50
19:30 - 20:30 St. George's Ballroom & Latin American (Improvers/Intermediates) 6.50
20:30 21:30 St. George's Latino Solo Dance Classes (all levels) New .7.00 08.01.18
Tuesday 19:30 20:30 St. George's Ballroom & Latin American (Interm/Adv) full for followers 6.50
20:30 21:30 St. George's Ballroom & Latin American (Improvers/Intermediates) 6.50
Wednesday 20:30 - 21:30 Good Shepherd Ballroom & Latin American (Interm/Adv) full for followers
6.50
20:30 - 21:30 Good Shepherd Ballroom & Latin American Technique class (Impr & above)
6.50
Friday 20.00 - 21.30 Good Companions Absolute Beginners Ballroom & Latin American 4 wks course New (Advance booking only) 45.00 06.10.17


Dance Styles Ballroom

Waltz

The waltz is one of the most popular forms of ballroom dance. It has a graceful, flowing movement, danced to romantic music.

Ballroom Tango

Ballroom tango is a dramatic dance, danced to fiery staccato music. It is a modern derivative of the original Argentine Tango, adapted for the ballroom.

Slow Rhythm and Quick Rhythm

Both slow rhythm and quick rhythm are easy-to-learn dances, that can be used on small or crowded dance floors. They can be danced successfully by people with minimal experience.

Quickstep

Quickstep is an energetic dance that revolves quickly around the room. It is very popular and one of the most played forms of ballroom dance.

Slow Foxtrot

The foxtrot is a graceful and romantic dance that is more challenging than other forms of ballroom. It is not taught at beginner level classes.

Viennese Waltz

Viennese waltz is an elegant and charming traditional dance typified by the music of Johann Strauss. It conjures up Images of dances in European palaces.

Dance Styles Latin

Rumba

Rumba is a slow and sensuous dance with widespread appeal, danced to romantic pulsating music.

Cha Cha Cha

Cha cha cha is the popular modern derivative of a dance that originated in Cuba. It can be danced to traditional or modern music, including many pieces of disco music. It is flamboyant dance that is energetic & fun.

Jive

Where rumba is the dance of love, jive is the dance of fun. It has many playful moves, including many spins and turns for both leaders and followers.

Samba

Samba is the modern version of the carnival dance originating in Rio de Janeiro. It is danced to percussive music, both modern and traditional.

Paso Doble

Paso Doble originated in Spain. It is a passionate dance with many dramatic moves. It is not taught at beginners classes.