How to Do the Cuban Dance Step

Learn how to do the Cuban dance step from salsa dance expert Jorday Rivera in this Howcast dance video.

Hello, my name is Jorday Rivera, and I am an expert in salsa. I own two dance studios in Queens, New York. We’re going to be learning a progression of salsa moves so we can actually go out, practice, take it to the clubs, take it to a party, and you can show off all the great moves you learned. This is called the Cuban step technique with music. Now, the break down to the basic step with Cuban is, this. We are gonna go basic and one, two, three, five, six, seven. We are gonna, we need to find on a one, two, just like, the left turn. We are gonna go and one, two, step, we are gonna open up to the left, step, together, open, together, open, together, open, together, open, together and basic two, three, five, six, seven. So, at it again. Basic and one, two, three, the five, six, seven. One, two, three, open, together, open, together, open, together, open, together, open, together, and basic two, three, five, six, seven. Now, we would like to do that with numbers, okay? We are gonna and basic, one, two, three, five, six, seven. One, two, push off, five, six, seven. One, two, three, five, six, seven. One, two, three, five, six, seven. Basic two, three, five, six, seven and that’s the basic step for the Cuban.