This is a list of dance categories, different types, styles, or genres of dance.

For older and more region-oriented vernacular dance styles, see List of ethnic, regional, and folk dances by origin.

African and American

Ceremonial dance

Disco / Electronic dance

Free and improvised dance

Historical dance

Latin / Rhythm


Novelty and fad dances

Social dance

Street dance

Swing dance

Other

References

Further reading