Mondays 9:10pm, & Wednesdays 9:10pm
Learn the foundation steps and turns of Bachata 
Learn to dance Bachata: Bachata is a very sensual and romantic dance. Often referred as the "Latin Blues," this dance originated in the Dominican Republic and now has become a very popular rhythm in latin night clubs all over the world. Our Bachata Dance Lessons in Pearland will cover several elements to give you a good understanding of timing, body movement, patterns, connection with your partner and dance it. This class combines all 3 main styles: Dominican, Sensual, and Moderna style.
What You Will Learn  
Beginner Bachata Dance Moves
Each week we spent one hour covering different topics. We will always review the Basic, Step, Body motion, leading and following theory, and open and close connections for the first 10 to 15 minutes. Afterwards, we will cover a lot of detail in the following: 
  • Music recognition
  • Timing
  • Frame connections
  • Basic step
  • Right and Left turns
  • Walk forwards and backwards
  • Hand techniques while turning
  • Body Connection and Posture 
  • Wrap turns
  • Beginner Dominican Footwork
  • Timing variations on the basic step
  • Half turns
Advancing to Improver / Intermediate Bachata Classes

Before transitioning to our Improver and Intermediate Salsa Class, students must complete 4 to 6 hours of Beginner Salsa dancing training and be able to successfully complete the core 8 topics outlined above. Just contact your instructor while in class to complete your skills examination.

Level and Pre-requesites

Absolute Beginner and Two left feet welcome. There are no pre-requisites. This is a 101 introduction class for the absolute beginner. No do not need to know anything about Bachata dancing.