Araguacu is a native Taino word that translates into “the sacred people”. Through an emphasis on cultural traditions, embodiment of music, movement and it’s expression – Araguacu Latin Dance Company was born.
Araguacu is a professional dance company that was founded in 2013, in Toronto, Canada, by Directors Geo and Kim. It is a fusion of diverse cultures and talents that aims to stay true to the origins of dance, while fusing it with their own unique style of expression.
The company specializes in teaching Bachata, and Mambo/Salsa On2. Their unique and impactful teaching methodology helps dancers find their fire, and develop the perfect blend of technique with flavour. Their high energy classes and performances have quickly made Araguacu one of the most highly requested companies from Canada.