Latin & Rhythm Dance Classes

Latin & Rhythm Dance Classes

2 Seasons

SELECT LEVEL BELOW: Want to learn the basics of popular International Latin & American Rhythm plus some fun social dances? This is the place to do it! Beginner Latin & Rhythm dances include Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba, Paso-Doble, Jive, Salsa, Bachata, Merengue, Swing, and more!

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Latin & Rhythm Dance Classes
  • Jonathan & Oksana - "Poco Poquito" - Bachata - Level 1

    Episode 1

    Bachata is a very popular social dance that's sexy, sensual, and easy to do at any age or level! Jonathan and Oksana will teach you a basic routine that you can do by yourself or with a partner! ūüĒ•
    Beginner - Level 1

  • Maks & Kiki - "Un Traguito" - Maksimum Vibes - Level 2

    Episode 2

    This is the feel good class you've been waiting for.ūüôĆ Maks & Kiki are here to vibe with you, this fun groove is a blend of a few dance styles, so as long as you feel good doing it, you're doing it right.¬†Shake your worries and stress away!¬†Beginner - Level 2

  • Maks & Val - "You Gotta Man Up" - Maksimum Vibes - Level 2

    Episode 3

    It's Maks! It's Val! It's Maksimum Vibes Jive & Swing edition! Oh you gotta man (or woman) up and conquer all your dancing fears with this soulful and sassy jive routine that's friendly for all levels! This song was used in the opening number of Quarantine Speakeasy show from the world premiere l...

  • Maks & Val - Charleston - Maksimum Vibes - Level 1.5

    Episode 4

    Maks & Val are bringing it back...way back...100 years back to the ROARING TWENTIES! This highly requested fun and upbeat combination blends the classic Charleston, Swing and even a little Salsa. Beginner Level 1.5

  • Jon & Oksana - "Tiki Tiki" - Salsa Basics - Level 1

    Episode 5

    This salsa basics class can be done with or without a partner! This fun routine is made up of basic salsa moves so you can practice your fundamentals. You'll be grooving to the beat in no time! Beginner - Level 1

  • Maks & Val - "Over The Rainbow" - Maksimum Vibes - Level 2

    Episode 6

    Maksimum Vibes (MV), an ode to Maks and Val (MV) and the vibes they create when they're on the dance floor together. These routines are all about blending styles, moves, and grooves to create a routine that elevates the energy and takes the vibes to max! Maks and Val spice up the Cha Cha to the t...

  • Maks & Val - "Cha Cha Cha" - Maksimum Vibes - Level 2

    Episode 7

    This week we're bringing you a fun, beginner friendly Cha Cha Cha! This simple routine is full of groovy moments that will allow you to play with speed and textures! Let the music dictate your moves and have fun with it!  Level 2 - Beginner 

  • Maks & Kateryna - Perfecting the "Cha Cha Cha" - Level 2

    Episode 8

    The perfect fundamental Cha Cha routine for jumping from Level 1 to Level 2! Maks and Katya break down some basic patterns & technique to show ways to dance with or without a partner! Beginner Level 1-2

  • Maks & Kateryna - "Cha Cha Cha" - Cha Cha Basics Level 1

    Episode 9

    This Cha Cha routine is easy as A,B,C! Join Maks and Katya for a fun and basic routine that integrates fundamentals Cha Cha moves. No partner necessary! Beginner - Level 1

  • Maks & Kateryna - "Espana Cani" - Paso Doble Level 1

    Episode 10

    Practice the fundamentals of the Paso Doble to the quintessential Paso soundtrack "Espana Cani". This dance is all about power, passion, and precision! OLE! Beginner - Level 1

  • Rumba Basics - "Hip Action" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    Episode 11

    The international Rumba or ballroom Rumba is a romantic dance of Cuban origins. It has since evolved for the more competitive oriented International Style of DanceSport being slower than the original Rumba and having sharper leg action, where the dancers arrive on a straight knee. The dance is ch...

  • Samba Basics - "Bounce Action" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    Episode 12

    The second of five International Latin DanceSport dances, Samba is an intoxicating dance rooted in the heart-pulsing rhythms of Brazil. It is an excellent dance to work on body isolation, musicality, and personality on the dance floor. Sometimes fast and frenetic, sometimes smooth and sultry, onc...

  • Paso Doble Basics - "Shaping" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    Episode 13

    The Paso Doble, which means "double step" in Spanish, has origins in Spain and France. One theory is that French "pas-redouble", a military march was part of the inspiration (especially for the marching steps) while the Spanish bullfight added the character of the shape and movement (especially w...

  • Cha Cha Basics - "Chass√©" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    Episode 14

    The first dance performed in the International Latin DanceSport circuit, Cha Cha is a fun, flirtatious, dance that emphasizes fast footwork, playful hip action, and a strong internal sense of rhythm. Applicable to a wide variety of music styles, this iconic dance is a great way to get moving quic...

  • Cha Cha Basics - "Cuban Breaks" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    Episode 15

    The first dance performed in the International Latin DanceSport circuit, Cha Cha is a fun, flirtatious, dance that emphasizes fast footwork, playful hip action, and a strong internal sense of rhythm. Applicable to a wide variety of music styles, this iconic dance is a great way to get moving quic...

  • Samba Basics - "Batucadas" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    Episode 16

    The second of five International Latin DanceSport dances, Samba is an intoxicating dance rooted in the heart-pulsing rhythms of Brazil. It is an excellent dance to work on body isolation, musicality, and personality on the dance floor. Sometimes fast and frenetic, sometimes smooth and sultry, onc...

  • Cha Cha Basics - "Lockstep" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    Episode 17

    The first dance performed in the International Latin DanceSport circuit, Cha Cha is a fun, flirtatious, dance that emphasizes fast footwork, playful hip action, and a strong internal sense of rhythm. Applicable to a wide variety of music styles, this iconic dance is a great way to get moving quic...

  • Paso Doble Basics - "Appel" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    Episode 18

    The Paso Doble, which means "double step" in Spanish, has origins in Spain and France. One theory is that French "pas-redouble", a military march was part of the inspiration (especially for the marching steps) while the Spanish bullfight added the character of the shape and movement (especially w...

  • Paso Doble Basics - "Marching" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    Episode 19

    The Paso Doble, which means "double step" in Spanish, has origins in Spain and France. One theory is that French "pas-redouble", a military march was part of the inspiration (especially for the marching steps) while the Spanish bullfight added the character of the shape and movement (especially w...

  • Rumba Basics - "The Settle" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    Episode 20

    The international Rumba or ballroom Rumba is a romantic dance of Cuban origins. It has since evolved for the more competitive oriented International Style of DanceSport being slower than the original Rumba and having sharper leg action, where the dancers arrive on a straight knee. The dance is ch...

  • Cha Cha Basics - "Back Break" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    Episode 21

    The first dance performed in the International Latin DanceSport circuit, Cha Cha is a fun, flirtatious, dance that emphasizes fast footwork, playful hip action, and a strong internal sense of rhythm. Applicable to a wide variety of music styles, this iconic dance is a great way to get moving quic...

  • Samba Basics - "Alternate Timing" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    Episode 22

    The second of five International Latin DanceSport dances, Samba is an intoxicating dance rooted in the heart-pulsing rhythms of Brazil. It is an excellent dance to work on body isolation, musicality, and personality on the dance floor. Sometimes fast and frenetic, sometimes smooth and sultry, onc...

  • Samba Basics - "Basic Timing" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    Episode 23

    The second of five International Latin DanceSport dances, Samba is an intoxicating dance rooted in the heart-pulsing rhythms of Brazil. It is an excellent dance to work on body isolation, musicality, and personality on the dance floor. Sometimes fast and frenetic, sometimes smooth and sultry, onc...

  • Cha Cha Basics - "Forward Check" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    Episode 24

    The first dance performed in the International Latin DanceSport circuit, Cha Cha is a fun, flirtatious, dance that emphasizes fast footwork, playful hip action, and a strong internal sense of rhythm. Applicable to a wide variety of music styles, this iconic dance is a great way to get moving quic...