The dances in this style are Cha-Cha, Samba, Rumba, Paso Doble, and Jive. This is the more structured of the the Latin dance styles. It is a mainly competitive and show style of dance. Thus, it is for the more serious or experienced dancer. Many of these style dances are seen on the various TV dance shows. Our Tuesday night classes are typically dedicated to this style.
International Standard Ballroom
The dances in this style are Quickstep, Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot, and V. Waltz. The Ballet of the Ballroom! This is the more structured of the ballroom disciplines. It is the ballroom style that you see competed on TV most of the time as well. Most often taught as part of our DVIDA program at Synergy.
This is the more "Club" style of the Latin dances with it's dances like Cha-Cha, Rumba, Swing, Bolero and Mambo! These are the typical social dances as well as great competitive ones. These are also taught mainly as part of our DVIDA program as well.
American Ballroom (AKA American Smooth)
This is an open style of ballroom used often in social dancing and competition. The dances in this style are the Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot and Viennese Waltz. This is the "Fred & Ginger" style of ballroom dancing! At Synergy, Monday night group classes are this style.
Nightclub & Salsa
This category is all about the dances that were born in the nightclubs. Salsa, West Coast Swing, Nightclub 2 Step, and Hustle. These dances are great social dances and fun for shows and competition. Our Thursday night classes are dedicated to these styles.