Do We Need to lead In Ballroom & Latin Dancing?

Do we need to lead in Ballroom and Latin Dancing?

The art form that is leading is dying a slow but real death, leading to the question, Do we need to lead in Ballroom and Latin Dancing? A couple of years ago, the World Champions Michael and Joanna kept leading and following alive. Every time they went on the floor their impressive displays of seamless…
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Learn to Dance 6+ Reasons to Learn

Learning to Dance: 6+ Plus Reasons to Learn

Learning to Dance: 6+ Plus Reasons to Learn – Curriculum You would have to go a long way back to find learning to dance ballroom or latin, as part of normal school curriculum. The last year that it was mandatory for schools to teach ballroom or Latin was 1939. Some schools did keep dance classes…
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How to Follow In Ballroom Dancing

How to Follow In Ballroom Dancing…

Throughout my 20 year career, I have heard so many women accuse the dance teacher of being sexist. I have even been accused of it too. Women have even accused other female dance teachers with the same slur. Unfortunately, I do admit that when dancing was introduced and Queen Victoria decreed that men should lead,…
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Best Dance Schools In Surrey

Best Dance School in Surrey

Disaster Strikes My goal has always been to grow the best dance school in Surrey. Competitions are a big part of that. However, a few weeks ago the stress in my life quadrupled. Not only were we were coming up to the N.A.T.D (National Association of Teachers of Dancing) National finals at Blackpool, but disaster…
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Dance Competitions & Dance Classes In Surrey

Dance Competitions and Dance Classes in Surrey

Dance Competitions and Dance Classes in Surrey – Social or Competitive? What type of dance school do you belong to? Or what type of dance school do you want to find? The heart of the question is in the title of this article: “Dance Competitions and Dance Classes in Surrey”. Does your school attend dance…
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Egham Youth Centre

New Venue for Egham Dance Classes

New venue for Egham dance classes Rubies Dance Centre has a new venue for Egham dance classes.  From Sunday 1st October 2017, we will be holding all our Sunday dance classes and lessons in Egham Youth Centre.  Sundays are one of the busiest days of the week at Rubies.  We host our Competition Class, Theory…
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