Azucar! Latin Dance Company


    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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  • Azonto meets Dancehall

    From Ghana and West Africa to Jamaica, we'll mash up the popular dance styles of Azonto and Dancehall. Join Natalie Gelman for a fun exploration of rhythm and movement!

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  • The Azucar! Studio is Moving on September 1st!

    Starting September 1st, come find us at 176 Rideau Street, Suite 201! Want to follow our renovations, get a sneak peek at our new studio and maybe lend a hand? Join us on Facebook!

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  • As of September 1st, we're adding HST to our rates

    With our move to our new studio, we're making a small adjustment in our price list. As of September 1st, we will add HST to our regular rates. Thank you for understanding!

  • 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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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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