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Dance Classes in Saint Louis, Missouri

Our dance classes are fun, energetic, and designed for all levels! Saturday samba class will get you moving to Brazilian genres of music and dancing samba no pé in no time!



If you already have samba experience, consider performing!

Joining the performance team is an opportunity to learn about samba culture at a deeper level as well as how to dance with your maximum level of confidence and flair! Perform on stage and tag along with the company to select professional gigs. You will learn all elements of performing: good rehearsal habits and making an impression on your audience!


Zumba Class

Break a sweat with Zumba in Saint Louis! Zumba is a fitness class created from Afro-Latin and Caribbean dances including salsa, dancehall, cumbia, samba no pé, samba reggae, and bachata! 


Charis is a certified Zumba instructor, contact us to set up a class!


StL Samba Team

Train and perform with us in 2019!

Commit to one hour of performance training each week and receive a myriad of fun cultural performance opportunities in Saint Louis and beyond!

We have taken part in International Samba Day, St. Louis area recitals, performances with live music, the International Institute's Festival of Nations and a Latinx cultural festival in Evansville, Indiana!

Contact us for an audition!


Samba Class

Learn more about samba no pé and work on your technique and creativity!

Our dance training in samba class includes supplementary information on Afro-Brazilian music, dance, history, geography, politics, and contemporary pop culture.





Saturdays 11am

3636 Texas Avenue

$15 ($5 for team members)

Follow @StLSamba on Instagram for updates on time and location of this samba class!

Contact us for private lessons!

Private Lessons:​​

  • Flexible location

  • Quicker progress towards your samba goals

  • Personalized attention, exercises, and information tailored to your needs