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What Is The Bachata Dance?

What Is The Bachata Dance?

Bachata Dancing A lot of amazing, very appealing dancing styles come from Central America, and the Bachata dance is no different. Bachata is a social dance and it’s heavily connected with the Bachata music. At its core, the idea here is that you don’t have a lot of...

What Is Salsa Dancing?

What Is Salsa Dancing?

What is Salsa Dancing? The Salsa dance is a very popular Latin dance, and it’s heavily associated with a music genre originating from the 60s. At its core, Salsa combines Cuban dances from night clubs and ballrooms, as well as some jazz dances from the US. Initially,...

4 Reasons You Should Learn Latin Dance During the Lockdown

4 Reasons You Should Learn Latin Dance During the Lockdown

As the world grapples with the mounting number of Coronavirus cases, people are facing the prospect of staying indoors and limiting their movements for the foreseeable future. For many, this is a time to pause and take up projects that they have set aside. For others,...

4 Facets of Salsa Dancing That Can Be Developed Without a Partner

4 Facets of Salsa Dancing That Can Be Developed Without a Partner

Latin dances are very complex and active art performances. They aren’t just beautiful, but also an exhilarating way to fall in love with the way your body moves. It is for this reason that many individuals turn towards dance studios to learn salsa—to feel the rush of...

Get to Know the Angolan Kizomba: An Introduction to the Genre

Get to Know the Angolan Kizomba: An Introduction to the Genre

Kizomba is a popular music and dance genre that originated in Angola. Its origins can be traced back to the late-1970s, but it only became a genre of its own in 1984. While it’s a relatively young art form, Kizomba has grown in popularity in recent years. In this...

Distinguishing the Difference Between Salsa, Bachata, Cha Cha

Distinguishing the Difference Between Salsa, Bachata, Cha Cha

If you find that you now have more time than you know what to do with, you're not alone. Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, many have found themselves hunkered down at home in an effort to help flatten the curve. Some have made productive use of their time by taking up...

Tips For Practicing Salsa Without A Partner

Tips For Practicing Salsa Without A Partner

The perennially popular salsa dance is a type of dance that involves two people. If you've ever attended a salsa dance lesson before, you've likely been paired up with a partner to learn the moves. If you want to get better at salsa dancing, however, you don't always...

What to Know About Bachata Sensual Dancing – Our Guide

What to Know About Bachata Sensual Dancing – Our Guide

A fun, simple, and sexy dance originating from the Dominican Republic, Bachata is becoming an increasingly popular type of dance. It's gaining traction over the Americas and beyond. Part of it is because it is relatively beginner-friendly and allows seasoned dancers...

Popular Latin Dances That Are Fun to Learn – Our Guide

Popular Latin Dances That Are Fun to Learn – Our Guide

Dance is integral to Latin culture. From South and Central America and the Caribbean come a variety of dances with passionate rhythms and captivating flair that leave people wanting to watch more or even learn the dance themselves. But when it comes to Latin dances, a...

10 Awesome Things That Salsa Dancing Does for You – What to Know

10 Awesome Things That Salsa Dancing Does for You – What to Know

Grooving to the beat of the salsa beat with your favorite Latin song gets your heart pumping. The challenge of mastering salsa dancing brings you in-explainable joy. Also, the physical, mental, and emotional health benefits you get from dancing offer lasting effects...

Fernando Sosa One Of The Greatest Salsa Dancers

Fernando Sosa One Of The Greatest Salsa Dancers

Who is Fernando Sosa? You might wonder why you need to know about Fernando Sosa. To start with, Fernando Sosa founded the Tropical Gem Dance Company. Born in Monte Video, Uruguay, Fernando attended an athletic club where he learned the Artistic Gymnastics skills he...

Health and Social Benefits of Dancing, Especially Salsa Dancing

Health and Social Benefits of Dancing, Especially Salsa Dancing

Quicksteps, fast beat, and Latin dance moves are found television shows nowadays. It’s hard to miss shows like So You Think You Can Dance or Dance with the Stars. There are many popular shows filled with a lot of dance moves and sexy styles, all coming from Latin...

How to improve on the Dance Lessons you have just learnt

How to improve on the Dance Lessons you have just learnt

You’ve been taking a dance class, be it Salsa or Bachata or any other dance class, and you love what you’re learning BUT you want to put your own spin or add you’re own flare to it. You feel stuck and unsure how to move forward. You’re inspired and want to dance your...

Complimentary Dance Lessons vs Group Dance Lessons

Complimentary Dance Lessons vs Group Dance Lessons

Complimentary Dance Lessons Heading to an event, usually you get a complimentary dance lesson and in some cases you get a couple of complimentary dance lessons in either Salsa or Bachata latin dances. There is usually an instructor from a dance school and they will...

5 Core Benefits of Salsa to the Elderly

5 Core Benefits of Salsa to the Elderly

Dancing plays a valuable role in the Latino culture. Latin dancing offers several benefits to the young and old alike Latino or not. In a study by American Heart Association's Epidemiology/Lifestyle 2016 Scientific Sessions, it suggests that dance programs for senior...

Salsa On St.Clair July 7, 2018

Salsa On St.Clair July 7, 2018

Latin Revolution Dance Academy was at Salsa On St. Clair and it was a lot of fun this year. Always have fun when you dance no matter what happens. Just remember it's a social dance outside on the street. Smelling the street food, hearing the music all around, bumping...

Like to Spin

Like to Spin

Have you ever wanted to know how to turn or spin while dancing #salsa? Here is your one minute tip on spinning by Dave from Latin Revolution Dance Academy. Watch the video What did you think? Let us know your thoughts by making a comment below  ...

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