How to Dance Cha-Cha Cuban Breaks

Learn how to dance cha-cha Cuban breaks in this Howcast dance video.

Christina: Hi guys, this is Christina.

Aaron: And Aaron with Dance Times Square here, in New York City.

Christina: So we’re going to talk now about how to do a Cuban Break. So we’re going to start side by side with our basic cha-cha, and then we’re going to move in to the Cuban Break. So we’re going to start side, one, two, three, four and one. So now here, we’re going to take our left foot and cross it over the right foot, and we’re going to change the rhythm up a little bit and it will look like this.

Two and three, four and one, two and three, four and one, basic two, three, four and one. All right, let’s try that again. So going to the side on one, two, three, four and one, two and three, four and one, two and three, four and one, basic two, three, four and one. Now let’s try that with some music. Five, six, seven eight.