Cuban Salsa and Latin Dance Starter Courses open for enrolments

Fun beginner salsa and zouk dance in Brisbane

Featured Course: Latin Dance Starter

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I was hooked! I signed up for another couple of classes - and the whole world started to open around me. The teachers all had different styles - but I was in awe of each and every one of them. I saw amazing people dance - and started to emulate their moves ... Rio became family to me

Nigel

2019 FEBRUARY - MARCH | SUMMER STARTER COURSE TIMETABLE

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Monday bookings closed. 

Next Bookings open mid-Feb for April courses

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Tuesday bookings closed. 

Next Bookings open mid-Feb for April courses

Our Starter Courses Are Perfect for Absolute beginners

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LATIN DANCE STARTER

Our most popular starting course. You will explore the basics of 6 of the most popular Latin styles, including Salsa by feeling the differences in the music and learning organic movement rather than just focusing on steps.

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CUBAN SALSA STARTER & RUEDA

With its African roots, Cuban Salsa is not just centered on turn patterns, but interaction and communication with your partner, which means you will be on the social dance floor meeting new people sooner.

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TANGO STARTER

Improve your daily life, stylishly. Tango has been hailed as a lifestyle choice, even a philosophy. At the same time meditative and ritualistic, it is passionate and creative. Step by step, Tango will infiltrate your heart and reveal your dancing alter ego.

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SAMBA STARTER

SAMBA is Authentic Brazil! You will tap into the strong, confident & vibrant self. This is a fast-moving, satisfying workout done to the driving rhythms of Brazilian percussion and infectious Samba beats.

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Like Nothing Else

Find Joy and Connection through Latin Dance

TESTIMONIAL

My experiences with Rio Rhythmics over the past years have been nothing but fantastic. The team at Rio’s has always nurtured, supported and guided the dancer within me and given me plenty of exciting and fun opportunities. I’m so proud and grateful to be a part of the team at Rio Rhythmics.

Dancing isn’t just about being able to do the steps or having good technique or exercising to keep fit, it is about how it makes you feel inside and how you share your energy and emotions with those around you. Dance is a way to be heard without having to speak. Dancing has weaved itself into every aspect of my life and is one of the things closest to my heart. It is one of my true passions.

Archana

YOUR DANCE EXPERIENCE

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DANCE IS PART OF LIFE - THE SOCIAL ELEMENT

We run more than 50 courses each week, from beginner to performance level.

We also offer parties, major events, festivas and teach you a social approach to learning how to dance to the level you wish - from beginner to expert.

An experienced dancer?  Start with an Experienced Dancer Intro Pass. Perfect!

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SOCIAL COURSE EXPERTS

We've taught more than 50,000 people since opening in 1994 and are the leading institution for social Latin Dance.

Our courses are expert, fun and truly road-tested. 

No partner required, wear whatever is comfortable, prepare for fun. All welcome.

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EXQUISITELY TALENTED INSTRUCTORS

We have over ten highly talented and extensively trained instructors in our teaching team.

They've studied here and overseas and bring deep experience and fun to your dance journey.

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TWO DEDICATED STUDIOS ON BOUNDARY ST. WEST END

Classes run seven days a week in our two dedicated and centrally located Studios.

Studio 1 is where you'll find reception & Studio 2 is where you'll love our balcony overlooking Boundary Street's night life.

It's a 1min walk between them.

CONNECT, BELONG, THRIVE.

IF YOU CAN WALK... YOU CAN DANCE

Australia's First Latin Dance Academy | Since 1994

DISCOVER THE JOY

FIND COLOUR!

And Start Something New

Learning Salsa & Bachata was on my bucket list, so I took the plunge and started classes at Rio Rhythmics.

After attending a few of the Saturday night dance parties, I decided I wanted to learn a few more styles, so enrolled in Latin Starter. I think I'm addicted. The teachers are so supportive and encouraging, making learning a pleasure.

Gail

ADDRESS & CONTACT INFO

ADDRESS

Studio 1 & 2

Studio 1 & Main reception: 163 Boundary Street 

Studio 2: 159 Boundary Street
West End, QLD 4101

Mail Address

PO Box 5599 West End Qld 4101

PHONE & EMAIL

Phone

07 3844 1824

Email
dancing@riorhythmics.com.au

RECEPTION HOURS

Mon – Thu:
Reception from 3.30pm,
Studio open from 4.30pm

Fri: 5pm – late

Sat: 7pm – late

Reduced hours Weekends and Public Holidays