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Zouk The World is here to find out how to dance better, learn more efficiently and build a positive dance community. We're also presenting you all the best places to dance Brazilian zouk around the world.

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2018 Zouk Calendar is coming! So we are asking you:
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What is Brazilian zouk?

Brazilian zouk is a partner dance originating from Brazil. Also known as zouk-lambada, the dance is a descendant of the late 1980's hit music & dance, lambada.

Brazilian zouk is characterized by the dancers’ undulating bodies and the girls' flowing hair. Depending on the style of Brazilian zouk, you can see a close connection embrace and long graceful steps, strong hip movements, body isolations and upper-body torsions, wild spins and whip-like head movements. While the dance is often called sensual, it is not sexual or erotic. People of all ages dance Brazilian zouk around the world!

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Where can you dance zouk?

There are 50+ big zouk events every year around the world!
Find all the major zouk events in the Zouk congress calendar >

Meet the locals and dance Brazilian zouk all over the globe:
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