Rumbao aims to provide excellent instruction for Latin dancing focusing on the foundations for music, movement and connection. We bring sabor (flavor) to the basics and emphasize personal style and expression while having fun. We also emphasize the importance of posture, timing for on2 salsa dancing, footwork, proper technique for connection in partner-work and musicality.

Location: NoDa@28th Creative Arts Studio 2424 North Davidson Street, Ste 110, Charlotte, NC 28205

Drop In Price: $20.00 per class Purchase Online
Class Packages: $150.00 (ten classes), 2 for $30

New Memberships!
If you looking to buckle down and learn a variety of Latin dances focusing on Salsa and Bachata consider our new memberships! This is the best way to commit to developing your dance skills and become a part of the Rumbao family. $100 per month for a year contract, $140 for month-to-month basis. Purchase Online

Monday Classes (New classes $15 special drop-in rate):

Tuesday Classes:

Join our Student performance team!

Talk to any Rumbao member about details. Rehearsals are every Wednesday from 8pm to 10pm. Perform at local and national events!

Frequently Asked Questions:

What do I wear to salsa class?
Wear comfortable clothes that allow you to move freely. We recommend smooth bottomed shoes such as dance suede. Avoid shoes that restrict motion such as rubber soled shoes with grip. We also advise no flip flops. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us!

Do I need to bring a partner?
A partner is not necessary.

What if I have never danced before?
Perfect! Rumbao loves teaching students brand new to salsa. We will get you started with great foundational skills.

Benefits of Salsa Dance

  • Reduce Stress
  • Help loose weight
  • Increase energy
  • Increase muscle tone and stamina
  • Meet new people, make new friends
  • Learn about musicality, rhythm and other cultures