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Ballroom dance-style terms

There are two styles of Ballroom Dance: International and American

      International Style

• Latin = International Style entails: Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba, Paso Doble and Jive

• Standard = International Style entails: Fox Trot, Waltz, Tango, Viennese Waltz and Quickstep

American Style

• Smooth = American Style form of dancing that entails: Fox Trot, Tango, Viennese Waltz and Waltz. 

• Rhythm = American Style of dancing that entails: East Coast Swing, Rumba, Bolero, Mambo and Cha Cha.

Additional Dances (Club and Country-Western)

Hustle, West Coast Swing, Merengue, Bachata, Salsa, Country Two-Step, Night Club Two-Step, Peabody

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