RakaTa, Melbourne | Cuban Salsa, Rueda de Casino & Reggaeton Dance Classes & Performances

Classes & Events


See our Calendar on our  Home  Page for our classes.



From one-on-one private lessons, to couples, to group private, your lessons can be tailored to polishing technique, body movement, footwork, timing, musicality, turn patterns, lead and follow or adding sabor and intention to your dancing! Let us know what you would like to work on and we can make it happen.

In addition, Gene, who has been teaching Reggaeton since 2008, is currently the only male instructor teaching Reggaeton in Melbourne. So for all the men wanting to dance Reggaeton like men, with a sexy masculine edge  Contact  us to book in a class.

Private lessons are currently available Tuesday and Thursday evenings, as well as on some weekends.

Our rates are $80 an hour in total for 1-5 students. For bookings more than 5 students, classes are $15 per student.

Private lessons are available in Cuban Salsa, Reggaeton, Introduction to Afro Cuban and Rumba, Performance training, Mens' classes, Ladies' classes and Kids' classes.

Book a private lesson via our Contact  page or SMS on 0402441802.

Tania and Gene are also available for wedding choreographies if you would like to add some Cuban flavour to your special day.

If you are a school interested in starting Latin dance classes, Tania is also qualified to teach Latin dance classes from Primary to Year 10.

RakaTa can also provide performances, workshops and dance classes for festivals, private functions, corporate functions and community events.