Dynamite Dancing

Avoiding Awkwardness in Dancing

December 14, 2015 by

Last week in the dancing studio, I had overheard a few different people mention how awkward they felt while dancing and that it didn’t feel natural to them. Well, rest assured my friends, I’m here to tell you its normal for it to feel unnatural…

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Ballroom Dancing During Pregnancy

November 10, 2015 by

Ballroom Babies on the Way! We’ve had quite a few mommies-to-be in the studio over the past few months! In honor of of the moms-to-be and their future ballroom babies, I’m sharing a few tips for ballroom dancing during pregnancy and things to consider when…

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Tips for Ballroom Dance Makeup

November 4, 2015 by

Not all, but most students who study dance will come to a point in their dance journey where they will want to share what they’ve learned and perform for friends, family, and maybe even the public. Here at Bella Ballroom, we give our dance students…

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Private vs Group Lessons

September 13, 2015 by

-Private vs Group Lessons- Private Dance Instruction: When learning how to dance I definitely would recommend learning one-on-one with an instructor first. Private instruction allows a person to get one on one attention. If you’re like me, I like to ask a lot of questions and…

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Stretching for Dancers

August 22, 2015 by

Stretching for Dancers While some consider ballroom dancing to be a sport (Dancesport) and others consider dancing a performing art, the athleticism of an active dancer is undeniable, especially of those who are competitive. As athletes, dancers need to take care of their bodies in…

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Social Dance Etiquette

August 16, 2015 by

When going out to social dance scenes, you may not know that there is dancing etiquette to abide by out of courtesy. Being aware and respectful can go a long way to a good night out for everyone! Before Arrival: It is important to be…

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Importance of Partner Dance Practice

July 18, 2015 by

It is very important for clients to practice what they have been taught. After all, the famous saying is “practice makes perfect.” Well, in this case we are working towards perfection by making you a better dancer. That can be achieved faster if you practice….

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Dance Dips: The Death Drop

July 13, 2015 by

Dance Move of the Week: Dance Dips and Drops The Death Drop: The death drop is a great move for a wedding first dance, choreography, or practiced social dance move. It’s a fairly simple dance move even though it sounds a bit intimidating. This dance…

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Tip of the week

Dance Tips for Beginners

June 17, 2015 by

Dance tip of the week: where is your weight? This is such a funny concept to think about, but extremely helpful to all levels of dancers. No matter what style of dance of ballroom or Latin you’re dancing, or whether you’re a lead or a…

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Helpful Hints for Partner Dancing

May 23, 2015 by

Most people go into their wedding dance with no experience dancing with a partner, or any kind of dance lessons at all! We at Bella Ballroom are here to tell you–that’s ok! The fact that you want to take lessons for your first dance put…

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