These dance forms are couples dances which derived from Latin American countries. They are performed in competitions, similar to Ballroom dance, and in dance clubs and festivals. They are generally known for their fast pace and expressive rhythm.
Click here to download the Modern Ballroom and Latin American medallist competition rules (September 2011).
The ISTD celebrates its 110th anniversary in 2014
Please click here to download a fascinating new history of the Latin American Faculty, written to mark the occassion.
If you would like to find out more about ISTD history please click here to order your copy of 100 Years of Dance.
19 SepJulie Tomkins interviews one of the newest members of the Latin American Faculty...
15 SepAngela Cobley, Charles Richman and Laurie Yates report
Sunday 11 January
Sunday 18 January