Dance Styles

Ballroom & Latin Dance Classes for Adults in Barrie

At Lakeside Dance in Barrie, we offer private dance lessons for adults in many different styles of social dancing. As dances continue to evolve and influence each other, new dances are born. Lakeside Dance teaches both traditional and modern dance styles, offering a wide variety to suit everyone’s interests.

How to Foxtrot


The Foxtrot has been a popular dance since 1913, when it was introduced by a Vaudeville named Harry Fox… Read More

Dancing With The Stars Waltz


The Waltz is one of the most popular Ballroom dances of all time. It is considered to be the mother of present day dances… Read More

Dancing with the Stars Tango


Tango began in Argentina in the 1890s, and later travelled its way to the rest of the world. Most believe, the well-known… Read More

Rumba Dance Classes in Simcoe


The Rumba is often referred to as the “most romantic Latin dance”. Rumba originated from Cuba, where locals… Read More

Dancing With The Stars Cha Cha

Cha Cha

The Cha Cha is derived from two other popular Latin dances, the Mambo and the Rumba. Dance teacher, Monsieur… Read More

Swing Dance Lessons in Barrie


The Swing is an upbeat and energetic spot dance. Danced to big-band, rock and roll, and pop music… Read More

How to Salsa


Salsa, which means “sauce”, is a popular dance style all around the world. This spicy dance originated in Cuba… Read More

How to Mambo


The Mambo originated in the early 1900′s in Cuba, when a local composer, Oresta Lopez, created a mix of Cuban… Read More

dwts Samba on Dancing with the Stars


Created in the 19th century, Samba (also known as the Brazilian Waltz) is a Brazilian dance and music genre… Read More

Dancing with the Stars Disco


The Hustle is a fun and addictive dance style. Danced to Top 40 / Pop music of the 70’s through to today… Read More

How to Bachata


The Bachata is a passionate and sensual partner dance. Danced to romantic and relaxing Latin music… Read More

Merengue and Salsa Dancing


The Merengue is a fun and simple dance to learn. Merengue is useful in many social dancing situations… Read More



The Jive was first presented to the United States of America in 1934, by Cab Collaway. The dance takes its name… Read More

DWTS Country Dance


Country and Western dancing encompasses many dance styles, which are typically danced to country-western… Read More

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Get fit, learn a new skill, and have the time of your life learning how to dance! Lakeside Dance is Barrie’s best choice for Ballroom & Latin dance classes. Experience life, start dancing!

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