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Social Dance Etiquette 101

October 4, 2014 by

Social Dance Etiquette 101 In any social setting we have to be considerate of others. Those in the social dance scene should know that the dance floor has it’s own set of rules and considerations. Being respectful and aware will make people enjoy accepting a…

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Hazardous Hair! A Ballroom Dancing Danger…

September 30, 2014 by

Hazardous Hair! A Ballroom Dancing Danger… I never considered my long hair to be hazardous until I started ballroom dancing. As a solo artist, doing head flips and tight turns with loose hair is a fun way to create dramatic movement accents. In a worse case…

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Suelto! Soloing in Salsa Dancing

September 24, 2014 by

Suelto! Soloing in Salsa Dancing We all know salsa as a form of social dance involving two participants who engage in a spontaneous call and response of movement. Usually their hands or a closed frame position will connect them, creating a conversation of push and…

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Respect in Dancing Lessons

September 15, 2014 by

As a communication studies major with a political science minor, I am constantly hearing about ethics and morals. In terms of a dance studio, I feel it is important to address the dance code of ethics and morals, or at least the importance of attitude…

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