Finding Your Creativity →
The Creation of something new is not accomplished by the intellect but by the play instinct acting from inner necessity. The creative mind plays with the objects it loves.” - Carl Jung
Choreography: The Art of Creating Memorable Dance →
What makes a choreographer want to create a particular dance? Most say that they are usually inspired by music. It’s a great starting point. When you hear a certain piece of music, do you…
How Dance Can Help Your Social Life At Any Age →
A dance studio might just be what a shy child or adult who is shy or single needs. If people can have the opportunity to be part of a fun social environment typical in any dance studio, they…
Why We Still Love Singin'(and Dancin') In the Rain
Singin’ In The Rain has been called the greatest musical ever produced. It has everything - great cast, great songs and dance routines and a wonderful story which is actually based on the real life changeover in Hollywood from Silent Movies to Talkies. It is undoubtedly and is often referred to as one of the best films in the history of Hollywood. Two of the musical sequences have passed...
The Cortisol Effect: Dancers' Bodies Under Stress →
As commercials blare advertisements for cortisol controlling supplements to help you lose weight, billboards boast a way to remove negative hormones, and doctors on television remind you…
Happy Anniversary, Jayne and Phil!
The Anniversary Song
In Honor of National Ballroom Dance Week, Max...
In honor of National Ballroom Dance Week, 9/16-9/25 - for more info, click here I’d like to show a great champion ballroom couple, Max Kozhevnikov & Yulia Zagoruychenko - This amazing dance couple have traveled the world and conquered it regarding wins and accomplishments. They are well deserving of this accoalde becasue their Latin rhythmic flow is electrifying. As Yulia dances, you...
Want to Dance Professionally? 3 Things to Think... →
Three things must be at the forefront of your mind if you want to make it as a professional dancer in what truly is a cut-throat business and art. Want It. This is crucial. You’re going to…
In The Wings: Should boys be taught differently?... →
dancescribe89: I have to admit it, I have a love-hate relationship DDN (dance.net). It is one of the most active dance sites for an old dance geek like me. One of its charms is that it attracts an eclectic mix to the ballet board. You’ve got those who danced professionally. You’ve got those who’ve danced maybe a couple of years and suddenly they’re an expert. You’ve got people who...