Learn to dance in the Wairarapa  - dance courses


(Last updated 14th October 2019)

 Wairarapa Latin Dance immersion 

next term courses now confirmed! book now! September to October 2019

Fun, intense immersion course introducing the fundamentals of Salsa, Argentine Tango, Bachata, & more Latin-American styles of dance as a preparation course aimed to get you on the dancefloor, and get ready to make the most of the big annual Salsa Congress and Tango Festival events, as well as a fun social dancing weekend 1-3 November in the Wairarapa.

Course details may be subject to change, being cancelled or booked out.

Bookings are essential, as numbers will be limited, 
you can use the booking form on this page.

Sunday Course - Starts 29th September 2019
still space in this course available for newcomers

Dates: 29th September to 20th October (4 weeks of 2hr lessons)

Held at St Marks Church Hall, 185 High Street South, Carterton.

2 to 4pm  Beginners & Improvers LatinDance & Argentine Tango

4 Week Course fee: $200, couple $320

Argentine Tango:

Courses mainly focus on Argentine Tango. Other Tango dance styles Milonga and Vals (aka tango waltz) are also taught, mainly in open embrace, with some close embrace. a mix of traditional with modern styles of Tango Nuevo. A suitable foundation for both social dancing and performance / stage tango dancing, developed more as you advance to be a versatile dancer able to dance each style with ease.

Latin Dance:

This is an Introductory course We’ll be focusing on Salsa (Cuban) & Bachata but will also look at the basics of other common Latin dance styles: Merengue, Kizomba and Zouk. we aim to help you recognize the different styles, and give a good fountain for being able to go out and dance socially and have fun while doing it. 

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