Social Latin dances (Street Latin) originated in Lain America, include salsa, mambo, merengue, rumba, bachata, bomba, plena, and the Argentine tango.
The different types of Latin dances offer a rich cultural history when you examine each dance individually and look at the various influences that contributed to it. Many Latin dances have several different forms by now, and what spectators see at ballroom competitions is only the tip of the iceberg. More of the topics could be covered in class. Feel free to ask our professionals about the passionate, energetic Latin Dance!