1. Home
Send to a Friend via Email

Dance Styles


Are you a bit overwhelmed by the many different dance styles? With so many styles of dance to choose from, how do you know which one is right for you? Explore the many dance styles in the world of dancing.
  1. Ballet
  2. Jazz
  3. Ballroom Dancing
  4. Other Dance Styles


Pointe shoes

Ballet is based on techniques that have been developed over centuries. Ballet uses music and dance to tell stories. Ballet dancers have the ability to transport an audience to another world.



Jazz has become one of the most popular dance styles in recent years, mainly due to its popularity on television shows, movies, music videos and commercials. People enjoy watching jazz dancers, as the dancing is fun and energetic.

Ballroom Dancing

Ballroom dancing

Discover the many joys of ballroom dancing, including social dancing and competitive dancing.

Other Dance Styles

Why pick only one style of dance? Learn all about the following types of dance, some of which you may have never heard of.

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.