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Rumba


Jordan Fisher & Lindsay Arnold Will Dance Rumba For 'DWTS ...

Just Jared Jr.Just Jared Jr. - Oct 19, 2017
We can exclusively reveal that Lindsay and her celeb partner Jordan Fisher will be dancing a Rumba for Movie Night on Dancing With The Stars next week!  

Salsa


Gina Rodriguez Salsa Danced On "Ellen" And I Died And Was ...

BuzzFeed NewsBuzzFeed News - Oct 11, 2017
Rodriguez, along with choreographer Lyrik Cruz, salsa danced their way onto the "Ellen" stage and I've currently got it on an endless loop. Tap to play GIF.  

Tango


Explaining the Finnish love of tango

The Economist (blog)The Economist (blog) - Oct 11, 2017
If one believes Aki Kaurismaki, the country's best-known film director, the tango was born in Finland around 1850. In “Midsummer Night's Tango” (2013), a light-hearted documentary, he argues that the dance originated in the utmost east (a thickly ...  

Flamenco


Flamenco with an individual stamp

Financial TimesFinancial Times - Oct 11, 2017
Rocío Molina is not your run-of-the-mill flamenco bailaora. At one point in Caída del cielo, dressed in tight-fitting trousers more often seen on male dancers, she eats crisps with her musicians on stage — and proceeds to glue the packet over her crotch.  

Lambada


Cha Cha Cha


How old is Simon Webbe, when was the Blue singer on Strictly, what are his biggest songs and who's his girlfriend ...

The SunThe Sun - Oct 16, 2017
In 2011, Simon made his first Strictly appearance as a contestant on the Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special. Dancing the Cha Cha Cha with pro dancer Katya Virshilas, Simon impressed with his moves and ended up in joint third. He would later return ...  

Samba


'Samba' still relevant, and how!

Sportskeeda (blog)The Hindu - Oct 14, 2017
Vinicius Jr has been discussed more in absentia than when he was in India last year for the BRICS Cup. But, at the ongoing FIFA U-17 World Cup, the Selecao's attacking trident of Lincoln, Paulinho and Brenner has ensured that such talk is confined just ...  

Mambo


Save the Date: Mambo with the Maharaja

Daily North ShoreDaily North Shore - Oct 10, 2017
The American India Foundation hosts a night of dinner, dancing, and silent and live auctions during its 12th annual gala, honoring Underwriters Laboratories, Inc. President and CEO Keith Williams will accept the award on behalf of the company. aif.org.  

Merengue


Students learn about Latin American culture in dance workshop

Central Michigan LifeCentral Michigan Life - Oct 10, 2017
Muartua, a composition and theory professor, led the audience through a lesson of Latin American culture by explaining the history behind popular dances such as the zapateado from Mexico, the cumbia from Colombia and the bachata and merengue from ...  

Cumbia


This Compilation Album is a Treasure Trove of Rare Vintage Music from the Peruvian Andes

Remezcla (blog)Remezcla (blog) - Oct 20, 2017
Martin Morales, the force behind Andina, remembers the song best from his childhood, recalling when he'd dance to the jazz-inspired cumbia as a 6-year-old with his grandmother while she cooked. “I was born on the coast, but my mother and grandmother ...  

Bachata


The LA Bachata Kizomba Salsa Festival Brings Sexy to Anaheim

OC WeeklyOC Weekly - Sep 18, 2017
Organized by Kenny Miranda, the annual Los Angeles Bachata Kizomba Salsa (LABKS) festival takes place in Anaheim, less than a mile away from Disneyland. Dancers of all ages and backgrounds, local and abroad, join together for three days of workshops ...  

Ballroom Dancing


Seniors find fun, exercise in ballroom dancing
Tyler Morning Telegraph - Oct 10, 2017

Lil Nolin, of Jacksonville, knew friends that seemed to enjoy ballroom dancing and decided to try it. She joined ballroom dancing lessons at the activity center of Tyler Area Senior Citizen's Center in Whitehouse. Ms. Nolin found that ballroom dancing ...  

Waltz


Lindsey Stirling pays tribute to father with waltz performed to Utah musician Mindy Gledhill's 'Anchor' on 'Dancing ...

Deseret NewsDeseret News - Oct 10, 2017
Violinist Lindsey Stirling and dance pro Mark Ballas during "Dancing with the Stars" on Monday, Oct. 9. It was Most Memorable Year night and Lindsey Stirling picked the year her father died of cancer and danced a tribute to her father. Ballas is ...  

Jive


'Dancing With the Stars': Lindsey, Mark rock out a 'pajama jive' for three 9s

The Mercury NewsThe Mercury News - Oct 3, 2017
I absolutely love the creative and imaginative choreography by Mark Ballas, and it was top-notch in the jive with Lindsay Stirling. From a “bedroom set,” the pj-clad pair did a sharp, crisp jive that had the judges oozing with compliments. Lindsey ...  

Jitterbug


From the Archives: Richmond Cotillions

Richmond.comRichmond.com - Oct 18, 2017
In October 1975, boys and girls lined up at Town and Country Cotillion in Richmond's West End to learn dance steps from instructor James Lowell. The program, which taught popular and traditional dances such as the waltz, tango, jitterbug and twist, was ...  

Tap Dancing


Tap dancing: Fabriq Chorus Alexa speaker review | Technobubble

Reno Gazette JournalReno Gazette Journal - Oct 13, 2017
Siri might get most of the attention. But her frenemy Alexa is starting to get some recognition of her own. As Amazon's personal assistant continues to grow up, more and more devices are starting to come with Alexa in tow. One of the latest products to ...  

Line Dancing


North Philly's brand new Older Adult Center includes line dancing, billiards and ancestry workshops

Billy PennBilly Penn - Oct 12, 2017
Billy Penn is highlighting some of Philadelphia's recreation centers, ranging from Southwest to the Northeast. We're including spaces that were recently renovated and others that have long lists of needs. We've already featured Kingsessing, Happy ...  

Cajun Dancing


Dance offerings at LEAF Festival and beyond

Mountain XpressMountain Xpress - Oct 12, 2017
Part of LEAF's mission is to connect cultures, and the fall festival will include an Argentine tango workshop, Cajun dancing to Grammy-nominated band Feufollet, and swing, waltz and flatfoot dance workshops, in addition to blues-fusion and ecstatic ...  

Zydeco


St. Joseph Catholic Church in Maurice sets Zydeco Dance Fundraiser

KATC Lafayette NewsKATC Lafayette News - Oct 2, 2017
St. Joseph Catholic Church in Maurice will host their Annual Zydeco Dance fundraiser on Saturday, October 7 from 9:00 p.m. until 1:00 a.m.. The Zydeco Dance is the first part to St. Joseph Church's annual fundraiser that will cover two weekends in October.  

Classical Ballet


Huntington dancers performing in Charleston ballet Oct. 20-21

Huntington Herald DispatchHuntington Herald Dispatch - Oct 18, 2017
The company will be joined by guest dancers from Columbia Classical Ballet of South Carolina. Tickets are available at the Charleston Ballet offices, the Civic Center Box Office or Backstage Bodywear; online at www.thecharlestonballet.com; or by ...  

Modern Ballet


Five Former Atlanta Ballet Dancers Have Taken Their Careers Into Their Own Hands. Now What?

Dance MagazineDance Magazine - Oct 12, 2017
This past spring, Atlanta gave birth to a brand-new dance company: Terminus Modern Ballet Theatre. Embracing a do-it-yourself spirit in a city fond of entrepreneurship, its five founding members created Terminus following last year's leadership change ...  

Belly Dancing


Belly dancing, burlesque and more at Nottingham's Carnaval de Danças

Nottingham PostNottingham Post - Oct 13, 2017
Belly dancing, burlesque and more at Nottingham's Carnaval de Danças. It features a number of performers from the Caribbean Carnival. Share; Comments. Rachel Fletcher. 13:24, 13 OCT 2017; Updated 13:42, 13 OCT 2017. What's On. Enter your postcode ...  

African Dance


Review: Festival of South African Dance dazzling at UMass

MassLive.comMassLive.com - Oct 18, 2017
These are just some of the ordinary activities which evolved into extraordinary dancing during the Festival of South African Dance on Tuesday at the University of Massachusetts Fine Arts Center in Amherst. The high-energy, two-and-a-half-hour-long ...  

Ballerina


She was South Korea's superstar ballerina. Now, she's trying to make it in America.

The LilyThe Lily - Oct 14, 2017
Back home, Lee was the National Ballet's youngest principal ballerina and a dance celebrity. Her performances sold out the Seoul opera house in minutes. She starred in “Giselle,” “La Bayadere” and other classics, and was coached by visiting ballet ...  

Salsa Dancer


Annabelle cheeks, goth glamour & blush tutorials... my crazy make-up journey
The New Indian Express - Oct 17, 2017

The mysteries of painting your face to look like a completely different person were revealed to me by my friend Trisha, who was also a professional salsa dancer. I was 14 then. (I know, overachievers… GAH!) Anyway, later, I found out that I had ...  

Flamenco Dancer


Flamenco dancer shares her passion for centuries-old art form

CT PostCT Post - Oct 14, 2017
Dancer Yohanna Escamilla, center, of New Canaan, teaches dance in Norwalk. Rachel Holmes, of New Haven, is her partner on the dance floor. They recently performed at Taberna Restaurant on the Post Road in ... more. Photo: Johnathon Henninger / For ...  

Ballroom Dancer


WATCH: Tennessee woman training to run marathon in high heels ...

WSMV NashvilleWSMV Nashville - Oct 16, 2017
For most people, just finishing a marathon is an accomplishment, but for one retired ballroom dancer, that's not enough. She plans to run one wearing high ...  

Belly Dancer


Musician Dean Rosenthal: An Annapolis staple since 1975

CapitalGazette.comCapitalGazette.com - Oct 12, 2017
The roots musician and guitar player has been gigging in area clubs and other venues since 1975, when he lost a “Gong Show” talent contest to a belly dancer. The long-gone City Dock club Papillon hired him back to play a regular gig. As for Little ...  

 
 
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