Waltz

People who dance ballroom is very familiar with the dance style referred to as a ‘Waltz’. In most ballroom competitions, this form of dance is actually pretty popular, and is performed along with other dance styles. Unfortunately, not a lot of people... 

Tango

If there is one dance style that a lot of couples would like to learn, that is Tango. This dance style that originated from Montevideo, Uruguay, and more commonly, from Buenos Aires, Argentina, is a dynamic but very sensual type of ballroom dance style... 

Swing

For people who don’t know, ‘Swing dance’ is actually a form of dance style that is directly associated with Jazz’s swing music in the 1920’s to 1940’s. Swing Jazz actually refers to the type of music that uses a blend crotchets and quavers,... 

Lindy Hop – The Source Of Modern Swing

The Lindy Hop is said to be the grandfather of modern swing. This dance is a popular routine back in the 1920s, along the time when jazz music is the latest craze. Being a member of the Swing family, we can safely say that Lindy Hop originated as one... 

How Irish Dance Came To Be – A Brief History Of The

Ireland is aptly named as the land of dances. Irish dances have evolved throughout the century — from ritual dances to modern steps that speak of complexity, finesse, and of course, custom of a nation rich in culture. Let’s dive into history... 

The Flamenco – From Spain To The World

One of the unique dances today is the Flamenco. This dance is rooted deeply in the cultures of Spain, though it is mostly centered in Andalusia, yet included in almost every social event in both European and Spanish countries today. This type of dance... 

Dance Choreographer

A dance choreographer can be easily described as a dance instructor. They don’t normally follow the set of rules that is commonly found in fixed dance routines, like ballroom dancing, but follows their own experience to come up with unique dance notations... 

Anatomy Of A Cheer Dance Routine

Cheer dance is the most common routine performed during sports events or competitions to deliver entertainment to the audience. However, practicing the basic cheer dance routines and performing them in perfect synchronization requires a great level of... 

Capoeira – Combining Fight and Dance

What is Capoeira? Capoeira is an art form with an Afro-Brazilian origin. It is categorized as a dance form but is quite unique in its merging of various elements from music, dance, and martial arts. Historians and dance enthusiasts believe it first came... 

Breakdancing – A Modern Hip Hop Dance Routine

Breakdancing started in the streets of Bronx back in the 1970′s. It was first classified as a type of street dancing involving remixed music with highly-advanced and sophisticated maneuvers. Today, breakdancing is a popular modern dance routine...