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The Benefits of Dance for Kids


The Benefits of Dance for Kids According to the National Dance Education Organization (NDEO), dance is a powerful ally for developing many of the attributes of a growing child. Dance helps children mature physically, emotionally, socially and cognitively. Read what Livestrong.com says about “The Benefits of Dance for Kids.” If you have kids, you may be wondering what is the best way to channel their seemingly boundless energy. While traditional team sports are a good way to get your kids physically active, they may not be right for younger children. Dance classes are a great alternative to team sports, and most studios offer lessons for children as young as two or three. Participating in [...]

The Benefits of Dance for Kids2019-02-17T23:10:20-04:00

Improve Your Relationships Through Dance


Improve Your Relationships Through Dance People of all ages are returning to idea of couple dancing. Many enjoy the opportunity and intimacy of dancing together such dances as swing, salsa, tango and many others. This resurgence is directly connected to the re-evaluation of relationships and courtships in our culture. Today, partners are coming back together on the dance floor after decades of unfulfilled ‘separateness’. Couples are making a new commitment to intimacy. The comeback of social ballroom dance reflects the efforts people are making to get to know their life partners better. Relationships are the fabric of our lives, and partner dancing directly reflects the steps needed to strengthen good relationships and heal difficult [...]

Improve Your Relationships Through Dance2019-02-06T20:53:09-04:00

Ballroom Dance Can Help Anyone Express Themselves


Ballroom Dance Can Help Anyone Express Themselves Dancing can help those on the go find balance through artistic expression. As the summer comes to a close, many have geared up for the start of school, work - or both! - for themselves and for family members. This combination of undeniable stress can bring about a wide range of mental and physical issues. A lack of a proper artistic outlet for anyone who’s just trying to keep up in today’s world, can actually intensify the effects of stress on the body. Four tips on how ballroom dance can serve as an ideal form of expression. As a proven stress-buster, the artistic element in dancing can [...]

Ballroom Dance Can Help Anyone Express Themselves2019-02-06T20:54:08-04:00

Origin Of Ballroom Dances


ORIGIN OF BALLROOM DANCES Passionate Partners: A History of Modern Ballroom Dance Ballroom dancing is a world of class, tradition, and passion. There is a great history behind ballroom dancing, both competitively and recreational speaking. "Ball" is derived from the Latin word “ballare” which means “to dance.” Modern ballroom dancing comprises of the "International" and "American" dance styles, and they are foxtrot, viennese waltz, waltz, tango,  quickstep, cha-cha, rumba, swing, bolero, mambo. These dances are famous all over the world, and they are not only performed in social gatherings, but in competitions as well. The Origins Ballroom dancing traces its origins to the early 20th century, when the West End establishments were developing the [...]

Origin Of Ballroom Dances2018-12-30T10:25:58-04:00
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