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Latin American

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.


Dancesport Congress: join the ISTD for a weekend of demonstrations, workshops and lectures 22nd–23rd July 2016.

NEWS: amendment to the Modern Ballroom and Latin American Gold Star and Above examinations (Dec 2015). 

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ISTD Latin American Faculty History

The ISTD celebrated its 110th anniversary in 2014

Download a fascinating new history of the Latin American Faculty, written to mark the occasion.

If you would like to find out more about ISTD history you can order your copy of 100 Years of Dance from our online shop.






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