Latin dance course elective
This introductory technique class focuses on building the dancers physical awareness as well as encouraging an expressive journey into soulfulness of Latin Dance.
The class starts with understanding natural body movement. The movement combinations are created to trigger the connection between musicality and body movement. Students will learn the history and evolution of Latin dance styles originating in Cuba, Dominican Republic, Argentina and Spain.
The classwork will strengthen students' understanding of musicality and hone their abilities to move in relation to the music; or dancing with the music.
introduction to latin dance
We teach our students using a growth mindset approach: skills can be enhanced through dedication and hard work – brains and talents are just the starting point. This method of teaching enables our students to develop a love for learning and a resilience to embracing challenges, which is a fundamental life skill.