Explore the origin of the salsa dance and learn how countries around the world influenced its style – each adding their own flair and footwork modifications to the dance.
Join our seasoned dance instructors as they introduce you to the four different types of salsa dance styles and answer common FAQs about learning to salsa dance.
Whether you’re a seasoned dancer looking to refine your skills or a complete novice eager to take your first steps on the dance floor, the professional dance instructors at Fred Astaire Dance Studio in Raleigh, North Carolina are here to teach you how to get better at dancing.
Both the East Coast Swing dance and the West Coast Swing dance are danced in high energy settings, such as at wedding receptions and dance competitions. Learn about the distinguishing factors of the two dances here.
When it comes to wedding songs, it’s all about choosing the best wedding songs to get people out on the dance floor and make your wedding one to remember. You don’t want your wedding music to be cheesy, so you want to choose songs that people actually know and enjoy listening to and dancing to. […]
If you are an expecting mother you are experiencing an equally exciting and stressful time in your life. It’s natural for women who are pregnant to wonder what the best decisions are when it comes to caring for their unborn child, from the best foods to eat and what types of activities to do, a […]
No matter what level of dancer you are, walking into a new dance or fitness class can be intimidating. The unfamiliar faces, expert instructors, the varying levels of flexibility, and people who seem to quickly and easily adapt to new choreography can sometimes cloud your mind, distracting you from the reasons you signed up in […]
If you have spent any time at a modern day wedding, you’ll be sure to remember that the father daughter dance is a staple of any wedding reception. It’s a sweet moment that the bride can share with her father or special role model in front of her family and friends on her wedding day. […]
Think about the activities you do with your partner. Are you doing anything that teaches you a new skill, is good exercise and allows you to meet new friends? If you answered no, then you haven’t tried to learn Salsa yet as a couple. Salsa is a vibrant and exciting dance that gets you and […]
Learn about the Bachata outfits for men and women to get you started on the dance floor.