If you take Rumba lessons in San Jose, one of the first steps you will learn is the box step. The Rumba box step is the basic step of the dance that you will incorporate into all of your movements. Watch this video for guidance to help you practice your box steps between rumba dance lessons.
The box step is a simple forward and backward movement with a quick side step. During your dance lessons, you will practice the speed of the steps and work on doing them with a partner. Those who have taken bachata dance lessons and lessons in other Latin dances will recognize the importance of hip movements in this dance of Cuban origin, which you can practice with your box step when you are comfortable with the basics.