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The practice of partner dance is more than just two sets of dance moves fitting together.  There is that third element, that sense of something larger than the two of you working it’s magic in the dance.

I feel myself lucky to have started my career as a dance teacher as what would now be termed an ‘old skool’ freestyle aerobics instructor.  Basically, choreographed sequences of moves to music for the purpose of increasing aerobic fitness.  However, apart from Continue reading More than the two of you

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When you see people doing amazing moves, it’s the flow and grace that captures your attention.  When your moves become easy to do then you feel like you are flowing in your dancing.  When you first start dancing, or doing a type of dance that you are unfamiliar with, your body isn’t used to doing those types of movements.  Your muscles aren’t used to working in those ways, so it will feel awkward at first. Continue reading Take a break – and enjoy it!

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