International Latin

Syllabi as adopted from the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing (ISTD).

Click on the name of the dance below, to read the Syllabus.

International Cha Cha

(Tempo – 31 mpm)

Bronze

1. Basic Movements 2. New York 3. Spot Turns Left and Right 4. Shoulder to Shoulder 5. Hand to Hand 6. Three Cha Chas Forward and Backward 7. Side Steps 8. There and Back 9. Time Steps 10. Fan 11. Alemana 12. Hockey Stick 13. Natural Top 14. Natural Opening [...]

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International Samba

(Tempo – 48-50 mpm)

Bronze

1. Basic Movement 2. Whisks 3. Samba Walks 4. Rhythm Bounce 5. Volta Movements (Traveling & Spot) 6. Traveling Bota Fogos Forward 7. Criss Cross Bota Fogos (Shadow Bota Fogos) 8. Traveling Bota Fogos Back 9. Bota Fogos to Promenade and Counter Promenade 10. Criss Cross Voltas 11. Solo Spot [...]

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International Rumba

(Tempo – 27 mpm)

Bronze

1. Basic Movements 2. Cucarachas 3. New York 4. Spot Turns Left and Right 5. Shoulder to Shoulder 6. Hand to Hand 7. Progressive Walks Forward & Backward 8. Side Steps 9. Cuban Rocks 10. Fan 11. Alemana 12. Hockey Stick 13. Natural Top 14. Opening Out Right and Left [...]

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International Paso Doble

(Tempo – 56-60 mpm)

Bronze

1. Sur Place 2. Basic Movement 3. Chasse to Right and Left 4. Drag 5. Deplacement 6. Promenade Link 7. Promenade 8. Ecart 9. Separation 10. Separation with Lady’s Caping Walks 11. Fallaway Ending to Separation 12. Huit 13. Sixteen 14. Promenade and Counter Promenade 15. Grand Circle 16. Open [...]

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International Jive

(Tempo – 38-44 mpm)

Bronze

1. Basic in Place 2. Fallaway Rock 3. Fallaway Throwaway 4. The Link 5. Change of Places Right to Left 6. Change of Places Left to Right 7. Change of Hands Behind the Back 8. Hip Bump (Left Shoulder Shove) 9. American Spin 10. The Walks 11. Stop and Go [...]

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