Improvisation

In the first part of this article, I talked about howSolo dance in partner dance important it is to find your own dance so that you can bring your own solo dance improvisation to the partner dance partnership.  In my e-guide to conscious partner dance Finding Flow, I give you some ways to ease into finding your own solo dance so you can free yourself up and let what’s inside you come out.  If you haven’t got it yet you can get a copy by Continue reading Finding space – solo dance for partner dancers (part two)

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Steps are great, but what are steps without Solo danceimprovisation and your interpretation of them?  Improvisation is your dance.  As a partner dancer you don’t practice solo dance to become a solo dancer, but to feel your own dance first in order to share that with a partner.  If you rely solely on the partnered aspect of the dance then it Continue reading Finding you – solo dance for partner dancers (part one)

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I love partner dance because it brings a wonderfulOrder vs chaos interplay of steps vs. improvisation – structure vs. chaos.

Our steps are what is used to create the structure of the dance. The steps that ‘make up’ a style of partner dance in it’s traditional sense, a tango, a waltz or other fundamental steps that we both know and understand as a dancing couple. Especially when dancing with a partner, there needs to be a Continue reading Steps vs. Improvisation

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