Montana Dance Academy

Salsa,Bachata,Argentine Tango

Enjoy & Get Inspired~ !


Rusty & Chen performed at 
Bangkok Salsa Fiesta 2009.

We provide dance
performances for corporate
and private events
at reasonable prices. 

Dances include:

-Exciting Salsa Dance


-Brazillian Samba,


-Hip Hop,


-Belly Dance,

-Can Can Dance, 

-Sexy Dance,

-New Jazz,

-Special Choreographed

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Latest Performance :
Salsa - Rueda de Casino
Bachata Moderna 

A popular dance in the clubs. Bachata is originated in Dominican Republic. The typical Bachata was danced by servants during the old time to release the tension of their boss or for marrymaking. The music has been modified to produce modern Bachata which are more oriented for dancing.

Bachata songs are played at the Salsa scene in Penang and they attract a lots of good Bachateros and Bachateras to dance Bachata on the dance floor every Friday at Penang Salsa dance scene! Most of the Bachata dancers in Penang dances traditional styles Bachata and that was sexy enough to watch them! Our Bachata classes and workshop will show you some basic footwork and dance steps for you to enjoy some Bachata social dance in Penang and Butterworth! Below are some details about the Bachata dance:

The foot work styles :

1. Sideway

2. forwards and backwards

3. circular

4. swivel

The music:

1. Electic guitar

2. Tembora  drum

3. Maracas

What would you learn from our Bachata dance courses?

Traditional Style Bachata - is the most simple, great to start with. It also has the most Dominican style influences.

Bachata Moderna style - is "Salsa, Tango, Zouk " influenced Bachata for intermediate students. The flow of the dance is bigger. 

Workshop on 9 April 2011-Closed for Registrations:

Workshop 1 & 2 for Total Beginners

Workshop 3- Bachata Moderna Practice Session

The participants learn the basic movement and styling in Bachata as well as have some fun and sexy figures to show off with!

Come join the glitz and glamour in the latest Montana Bachata dance classes specially designed for you! You will learn fun dance routines from varying styles. This class can’t get any sexier!
Time : Workshop 1 - 2.15pm - 3.05pm 
          Workshop 2 - 3.10pm - 4pm
          Workshop 3 - 4.10pm - 5.20pm
          Social Dance : 5.20pm - 5.40pm

Venue : GYMnation Fitness Centre
            25, Persiaran Bayan Indah,
            11900 Bayan Lepas, Penang
            (near Queensbay Mall, opposite HSBC Bank)
Workshop 1 : Basic for Total Beginner  :  RM25
Workshop 2 - Basic Bachata Combination: RM25
Workshop 3 - Bachata Moderna Basic - RM35

Bachata Moderna style is the traditional Bachata added with other dances influences such as Salsa, Tango and Zouk. It is growing in popularity and it's used for both social and performance dancing.

In this workshop,basic partner work of Bachata Moderna will be taught, this class is intended for those who has done workshop 1 & 2 or those Intermediate students. Please come with your partner.
Here is our workshop dance videos:
Latest Updates:
Dance Performance in KL in September 2013
Studio Dance Party in March 2013!
Salsa Intermediate Dance Class 2013
Salsa Party in April, Penang 2012!
Monthly Studio Salsa Party to revise 
dance steps and learn some new moves!
For more photos, click here! 

Salsa Montana in Bangkok, April 2012!
Salsa in New Zealand 2011 
Salsa Social Dance by Rusty in 2011!
Zouk Lambada Workshop by James 
Quinn-Hawtin on 17 Dec 11!

This is Zouk Lambada Dance :
Salsa Montana Performed at
New Zealand Salsa Congress 2011  


Rusty & Chen with Jamie & Josie.
They attended their workshop in
New Zealand Salsa Congress 2011
and private sessions with 
Jamie Jesus from Australia.

Salsa Montana Crew performing Salsa,
Bachata and Merengue at The Starwalk


We teach salsa classes
with good techniques.
For Salsa dance lessons,
Email us at!

Zumba Fitness Dance Class is in Montana Dance & Art Centre in Penang and Montana Dance Academy in Butterworth now!

Zumba combines Latin and International music with a fun and effective workout system. With our daily classes and instructors, anyone can join the Zumba Fitness Dance class anytime with our latest promotion! Join our Zumba Fitness Class in Penang and Butterworth today!

Latest Zumba Lesson Card Promotion:
Click here to view latest Zumba Class Video!
RM40/month for 4 lessons!

You may start at any day of the month, don't have to be beginning of a month! Call or text us at 0124233892/0124966003 for registration!
Hey ! Check out other dance videos such as Chair Dance, Zumba Fitness Dance, Sexy Dance, Belly Dance at
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