Learn the Hottest Latin Dance Style: BACHATA!
- Perfect for Absolute Beginners!
- Fun and easy to learn
- Get Active and Fit, a great way to exercise!
- Meet New Friends
- No Partner Required
- Awesome couples activity or date idea, if BYO partner
- There are hundreds of Bachata dancers here in Melbourne to dance with
- Bachata and Latin parties almost every night in Melbourne
- You can go to any country in the world and find people to dance with
Free Beginners Bachata class runs on Tuesdays 6pm. Studio conveniently located at 600 Little Collins St, Melbourne
What is BACHATA?
BACHATA is the Hottest Latin Dance style in the world right now! It's hugely popular at the Latin Parties, socials, dance schools, and all over social media!
Whether your preferred style is urban and funky, smooth and sensual, or traditional, we'll teach you the basics and fundamentals to get you started!
Melbourne's Most Popular Bachata Class!
Over 10,000 attendees at our Free Beginners Bachata Class since 2010!
"This place is great, especially as a person who is new to Salsa. I felt super comfortable and am excited to go again! Also, the fact that the beginner classes are FREE and have no restrictions to how many you can attend is enough to go!"
"A great place to learn Latin dancing in Melbourne! Joined on my own and was welcomed by an inclusive and friendly community. I've learnt so much and made many friends. Would highly recommend The Salsa Foundation to anyone who wants to learn something different and most importantly have FUN!"
"Tried my first bachata class tonight and I absolutely loved it. Definitely coming back as a regular. I learnt so much in one day and had so much fun!"
600 Little Collins St, Melbourne. Come straight from work or uni and unwind after a long day!
Absolute Beginners welcome!
Never danced before?
Our class is designed for people who have never tried before!
Couples and Singles
Bringing your own partner?
It's a great activity to do as a couple's night out!
Otherwise, rotate in with other students. A great way to meet new friends!
If you’ve ever wanted to try Latin Dancing then here is your chance!
Bachata is one of THE best dance styles to learn for absolute beginners, because the way the class is structured is easy to pick up fast!
In the Beginners Class, we'll cover everything you need to know to get started! So you'll be ready to dance in the Latin Clubs in no time!
You'll Fall in Love with Bachata.
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What Happens After Beginners?
We find that many students fall in love with Bachata, and go on to the next levels and progress further and further. Our classes run all the way up to advanced and professional level.
Some of our students have gone on to perform and compete nationally and internationally, become champions, become dance teachers, and some have gone on to start their own schools in other parts of the world!
Others fall in love with some of the other styles we dance, including Salsa and Reggaeton.
IMPORTANT COVID RELATED INFORMATION
- Due to reopening regulations, all attendees must present a double vaccinated certificate at entry. In order to be permitted to reopen, and to avoid fines, we are required to check certificates. Thank you for your understanding.
- Dancing is classified as an exercise, so masks are not required during dancing, but they are required before and after the dance class