Learn to dance Cumbia: In this exciting class, you will learn the fundamental steps and lead/follow techniques used in traditional “partner-style” Mexican and Colombian Cumbia - the same Cumbia danced in many modern nightclubs. Moves are fun and energetic, momentum between partners is needed to create several figures and turns.
What you will learn
Cumbia Dance Moves:
- Introduction to Cumbia Music
- Timing and Rhythm
- Connection and Frame
- Base 1: Basic Side to Side
- Base 2: Cumbia Break
- Base 3: Cumbia Pull
- Base 4 Set up an turn
- Variations of Base 2 with different arm connections
- Variations of Base 4 with different arm connections
- Figure creation: Transitions between bases
- Basic handwork
- Turn Spotting
Cumbia is another popular dance at Latin night clubs. It is an energetic dance that originated primarily in Mexico, Colombia, and Panama, Cumbia which started as a courtship dance practiced among the African population, which was later mixed with European instruments and musical characteristics. Moves involve a lot of momentum and energy from each partner. Latin Clubs play at least 20% Cumbia. You don't have to sit and watch, now you will be able to dance!.
How to Register
or Text "#LDFCumbiaClass" to 832-413-2623. Include Name and Email
Note: Please No Walk-ins. All new students must pre-register prior attending class to get our undivided attention. You can pay when you arrive to the studio.
Date / Time
Location Body Evolution Fitness (BEF):
12155 Shadow Creek Parkway; Pearland, Tx 77584
Trial Class: $15/p
Get $10 OFF when you buy 4 Group Lesson Card: $50/p
Get $30 OFF when you buy 8 Group Lessons Card: $90/p
Get $50 OFF when you buy 12 Group Lessons Card: $130/p
Couples save even more - Check out our pricing for couples
Note: Use the same Class Card
to access any of our group dance lessons. You can mix and match between Salsa, Bachata, Merengue, Cumbia, and Kizomba. Make up are allowed. We never penalize anyone for missing group dance classes. Guaranteed!
None. Two left feet welcome. This is a 101 introduction class for the absolute beginner. No do not need to know anything about Cumbia dancing.
None required. You can come alone or with friends. We rotate during class. If you are bringing a partner and wish to stay with him/her the whole class, please let us know.
You can stay with us as long as you like. Every week we create different patterns and combinations in Cumbia
WHAT IS CUMBIA