List of Dance Styles of the World

List of Dance Styles of the World

African, West Indian, and African-American

  • Bolojo
  • Boge
  • Stepping
  • Stick dance
  • Kizomba
  • Kompa
  • Jazz dance

Ceremonial dance

  • Haka
  • Kagura
  • Ritual dances of China
  • Cham dance
  • Drametse Ngacham
  • Kumha Pyakhan dance
  • Prophetic dance
  • Rejang dance
  • Sanghyang
  • Sufi whirling
  • Worship dance

Disco / Electronic dance

  • Boogaloo
  • Bump
  • Shuffling
  • Cutting shapes
  • Waacking
  • Free step
  • Hustle
  • Jumpstyle
  • Penguin
  • Robot
  • Watergate

Hanpurian

  • Adhunik Hanpurian Dance

Free and improvised dance

  • Contact improvisation
  • Dance improvisation
  • Ecstatic dance
  • Free dance
  • Fusion dance
  • Interpretive dance
  • Bogo lelo dance

Historical dance

  • Ballet/France
  • Baroque dance
  • Medieval dance
  • Polka dance
  • Regency dance
  • Renaissance dance

Latin / Rhythm

  • American Rhythm
  • Bolero
  • East Coast Swing
  • Mambo
  • Rumba
  • Bachata
  • Cha Cha
  • Corridos
  • Cumbia
  • Duranguense
  • Forró
  • International Latin
  • Argentine tango
  • Capoeira
  • Maculelê
  • Danza
  • Jive
  • Merengue
  • Milonga
  • Reggaeton
  • Rumba
  • Rueda
  • Salsa
  • Samba (ballroom dance)
  • Samba (Brazilian dance)
  • Samba de Gafieira
  • Zouk
  • Zapateado:
  • Zapateado (Mexico)
  • Zapateado (Spain)
  • Quebradita
  • Samba de roda
  • Samba de gafieira
  • Samba enredo
  • Tejano dance
  • Pasodoble

Novelty and fad dances

  • Animal dance
  • Bossa Nova
  • Bunny hop
  • Conga line
  • Freddie
  • Frug
  • Hitch hike
  • Lambada
  • Madison
  • Mule
  • Pony
  • The Shake
  • Turkey trot
  • Twist
  • Watusi

Social dance

  • Country dance, Contra dance
  • Participation dance
  • Solo dance
  • Partner dance
  • Group dance
  • Circle dance
  • Line dance
  • Round dance
  • Square dance

Street dance

  • Hip-hop dance
  • Breakdancing
  • Cabbage Patch
  • Cat Daddy
  • Dougie
  • Electric boogaloo
  • Gangsta Walking
  • Harlem shake
  • Jerkin’
  • Litefeet
  • Locking
  • Popping
  • Turfing
  • Uprock
  • Club Dances
  • House dance
  • Footwork
  • Vogue
  • Electro dance
  • Other dances (cultures)
  • Flexing
  • Krumping
  • Lyrical hip-hop
  • Robot dance
  • Jaywalk

Swing dance

  • Balboa
  • Big Apple
  • Black Bottom
  • Blues dance
  • Boogie-woogie
  • Breakaway
  • Bugg
  • Carolina Shag
  • Charleston
  • Collegiate Shag
  • East Coast Swing
  • Hand dancing
  • Hand Jive
  • Jitterbug
  • Jive
  • Jumpin’ Joe
  • Leroc
  • Lindy Hop
  • Modern Jive
  • Rock and Roll
  • Single Swing
  • Skip jive
  • St. Louis Shag
  • West Coast Swing
  • Western Swing

Other

  • Acro dance
  • Chalypso
  • Concert dance
  • Contemporary dance
  • Fire dance
  • Flamenco
  • Flying Men Dance
  • K-Pop
  • Liturgical dance
  • Lyrical dance
  • Pole dance
  • Vintage dance

Source:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_dance_styles