Azucar! Latin Dance Company

  • WELCOME

    Welcome to Azúcar! Latin Dance Company, Ottawa's premiere salsa dance school! Whether you are new to dancing, or are already a seasoned salsero/salsera, you will find here a place to learn and develop, to get fit, and most importantly, to meet great people in the Ottawa dance community!

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  • Kizomba Workshop - July 31, 8pm

    Discover Kizomba – a slow, romantic dance mixed with traditional African rhythms! This beginner-friendly workshop will teach you basic Kizomba steps and partner technique, and give you lots of time to practice your new moves!

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  • Salsa @ City Hall - every Wednesday, 6-11pm

    We're holding a FREE salsa party every Wednesday in July and August, at City Hall. Come by for a class at 6pm, then stay and dance until 11pm!

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  • Intro to Salsa - Summer Intensive

    Learn the basics of salsa with an intensive version of our regular Intro to Salsa class! In just three 90-minute sessions, you will learn the salsa rhythm and basic moves and turn patterns that you can take straight to the dance floor. Starts August 2nd.

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  • Intro to Bachata - Summer Intensive

    Learn the basics of this fun and intimate dance with an intensive version of our regular Intro to Bachata class! In just two 90-minute sessions, you will learn the bachata rhythm and basic moves that you can take straight to the dance floor. Starts August 7th.

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  • Perfect your technique and style with a private lesson!

    Private classes offer tailored instruction that will take your dancing to the next level. Whether you're looking to perfect your lead, fine-tune your technique or amp up your styling, our instructors will make it their business to make you look good.

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  • 'Like' our Facebook page and never miss an update!

    Did you know? We've got a great dance community on Facebook, and we'd love to have you in it! Like our Facebook page to get updates about Ottawa's dance scene and to connect with other salseros.

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SALSA, BACHATA, REGGAETON...

and much more!

We specialize in Latin and street dances, and can't wait to show you what we can help you learn! Check out our class descriptions to see what we teach, and the class schedule for the time of your next class!

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