American Smooth is a style of dancing in American Style Ballroom. There are four dances. TheWaltz, Tango, Foxtrot, and the Viennese Waltz. The Latin and Ballroom make up the International Style,while the Smooth and Rhythm make up the American style. Unlike in ballroom, dancers are not alwaysin closed position, allowing for greater freedom and expression. There are open and separated figures aswell. Nevertheless, the elegance and flow are central elements. American Smooth is predominantlydanced in the United States and Canada, while International style is danced all over the world.