About Ballroom

About Ballroom

Whether you want to dance socially or join the competitive world, Ballroom is fun.


Learn Ballroom dancing at Dance Conexion

What is Ballroom?

You might have seen a glimpse of what Ballroom dancing is like if you have seen the BBC’s “Strictly Come Dancing”, which has created a resurgence in popularity. Don’t be alarmed! We will not teach you complex, acrobatic moves like you may have seen on TV, but we will teach you everything you need to know to become an accomplished social dancer. Smooth Ballroom dances are: Waltz, Foxtrot, Tango, Viennese Waltz, Quickstep, whereas Latin Ballroom dances include Cha Cha, Rumba, Samba, Paso Doble and Jive.


Competitive or Social Dancing

Historically, ballroom dancing, refers to any type of formal social partner dancing. Over the years, the development of competitive dance networks, has refined ballroom terminology and dance styles. Whatever your reasons for learning to dance, Ballroom is a collective group of partner dances enjoyed everywhere in the world by young and old, professional and amateur.


The Ballroom Family

Ballroom may be divided into 3 dance disciplines; Social, Competitive and Exhibition. Learn more about each genre of Ballroom dancing.


Learning Ballroom

Find a class in our Calendar and join us for your first lessons in the art of Ballroom.