What is Fusion Dance?

Fusion dance is a contemporary partner dance that combines different dance styles to create a new aesthetic. It is typically an improvised, lead-follow approach to dancing. Fusion dancing explores the freedom in dancing, when we let go of the borders that define particular dance styles.

The ‘Fusion’ in the dancing may range from

Fusion dance may contain any partner dance technique, but can also incorporate techniques from other dance styles such as ballet technique, modern, jazz, and contact improvisation.

Fusion dancing emphasizes improvisation and musicality.