Merengue – A dance form full of grace and excitement!
Feeling and looking great on the dance floor and experiencing the utmost fun of dancing is what Merengue dance is all about. Originated in the Dominican Republic, Merengue dance necessitates the partners to hold each other in a closed position. While dancing, man’s right hand is placed on the woman’s waist. Concurrently, his left hand is at her eye level. What makes Merengue dance so graceful is that the partners have to slenderly bend their knees left and right, which results in movement of their hips. Merengue dance incorporates three fundamental movements: Back Basic Movement, Forward Basic Movement and Side Basic Movement. The combination of these movements, with different styles look marvelous. So, what are you waiting for? Get on the groove and dance for fun!
Merengue dance is very easy to learn, mainly because of the simple basic steps it follows. You can easily excel at this dance form due to its simplicity. The male partner in the dance always begins the dance with his left leg and the weight of his body is on his right leg and the female partner always follow her partner and thus, always begins with her right leg. The traditional style of Merengue dancing is still performed in the rural areas of Dominican Republic.
This beautiful and hot dance form will not only give you fun but will also release the tensions of your daily life, boosts self-confidence and has many more benefits.
So, put on your dancing shoes and step it up!