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New Album Prolongs Cuban Rumba Tradition
Prensa Latina - Nov 11, 2018

The artistic director of the new project, who won a Latin Grammy Award in 2001 as a producer of the CD 'La Rumba Soy Yo', and is one of the most prestigious researchers on this dance musical expression, described some of the works included in the ...  


Juan Pablo Di Pace's Judges' Choice Salsa

ABCABC - Nov 13, 2018
Juan Pablo Di Pace and his partner Cheryl Burke dance their Judges' Choice Salsa to 'Tu Sonrisa' by Elvis Crespo. The pair, mentored by judge Bruno Tonioli, received a score of 30 out of 30 for their routine. From Dancing with the Stars, Week 8: The ...  


Grocery Store Joe Amabile's Futuristic Tango

ABCABC - Nov 6, 2018
Grocery Store Joe Amabile and his partner Jenna Johnson dance a Tango to 'Burning Man' by Dierks Bentley ft. Brothers Osborne. The pair received a score of 21 out of 30 for their routine. From Dancing with the Stars, Week 7: Country Night.  


El Paseo Arts Foundation to present A'lante Flamenco

Valley morning StarValley morning Star - Nov 8, 2018
As part of the celebration of South Padre Island's FAMfest (Film, Art and Music Festival), El Paseo Arts Foundation is delighted to present an encore performance by the A'lante Flamenco Dance Ensemble on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 16 and 17 at the ...  


Lambada art gets helping hand
The Hans India - Nov 4, 2018

Handed down from one generation to another, the Lambada's skill at designing metal jewellery get a shot in the arm as government helps them with training and guidance to export their ware. Tribal culture is a unique blend of traditions that come along ...  

Cha Cha Cha

Dancing with the Stars: Bobby Bones does MC Hammer, dances on judges' table

The TennesseanThe Tennessean - Oct 16, 2018
Tonioli told Bones he "took the sledgehammer to the cha-cha-cha." "And nobody can carry those pants like you, I'm telling you," he added. "I thought they were going to drop right in front of me. It always is fun watching you. What you put out there is ...  


The Lounge Pianist Who Invented Samba Funk

New York TimesNew York Times - Nov 9, 2018
In the 1950s, the child prodigy played past his bedtime at local dance clubs; by the 1960s, the young man had helped to create and was performing samba-jazz on the most renowned stages of Rio de Janeiro; and in the early '70s, he had become a major ...  



'I like to dance — Salsa, Merengue and Bachata': Cuban man's marriage scam to Canadian undone by his love of Latin ...
National Post - Oct 24, 2018

A Cuban man's wooing of a Quebec woman while she was on vacation has been revealed as a marriage scam to get into Canada after his excuse of a bad back preventing intimacy clashed with revelations he went out Latin dancing several times a week.  



UVU's Bachata Club hosts spooky Halloween masquerade for all to enjoy

UVU ReviewUVU Review - Nov 3, 2018
The Bachata Club, specializing in teaching and performing various Latin dances, put on a fundraising event to help raise money to support their efforts in spreading artistic culture around UVU. Saturday Oct. 27 proved to be a great night for those who ...  

Ballroom Dancing

On anniversary of Willowbrook fire, ballroom dancing relives its glory days at Glendora House

Chicago TribuneChicago Tribune - Oct 30, 2018
Cooper, of La Grange Park, recalled that fateful day in October 2016 when repair work to the Willowbrook's roof ignited a blaze that brought down the long-standing icon, along with any smoldering hopes that ballroom dancing might one day make a ...  



Bobby Bones's 'Perfect' Judges' Choice Jive

ABCABC - Nov 13, 2018
Bobby Bones and his partner Sharna Burgess dance their Judges' Choice Jive to 'Gimme Some Lovin'' by The Spencer Davis Group. The pair, mentored by judge Len Goodman, received a score of 24 out of 30, which Bobby considers a perfect score, for their ...  


Vets Club throwing USO-style dance

The Ellsworth AmericanThe Ellsworth American - Nov 7, 2018
They dressed up and did the Lindy Hop, jitterbug, Bal-swing and other steps to Al Corey's Big Band and other dance bands hosted by USO clubs (United Service Organizations). Still swinging after nearly 75 years, the Al Corey Band will recreate that '40s ...  

Tap Dancing

Tap Dancing
Voice of America - Nov 9, 2018

See comments. Print. ((PKG)) TAP DANCING ((Banner: Louder Than Ballet)) ((Reporter/Camera: Shelley Schlender)) ((Map: Albany, California)). ((NATS)). ((Tap Dancer)). Tap Dance is a kind of dance. It's fun because of the tap sound on your shoes. ((NATS)).  

Line Dancing

Line dancing class

The Spokesman-ReviewThe Spokesman-Review - Nov 1, 2018
Paticipants in an advanced line dance class, include from left, Betty Glasser, Bill Day, Jennifer Killman, April Fauske, Shelli Guidice and Lisa Kirschke (hidden) dance the traditional American county folk song “Cotton-Eyed Joe,” Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018 ...  

Cajun Dancing

Here's what's happening around town

Opelousas Daily WorldOpelousas Daily World - Oct 17, 2018
Oct. 20: Old Fashioned Fais-do-do Barn Dance at Lakeview Park & Beach (1717 Veterans Memorial Hwy, Eunice) 9 p.m. to 12 a.m. Cajun Dancing and music by Leroy Thomas & the Zydeco Roadrunners. $10 admission. Oct. 20: 4th Annual Experience ...  


Classical Ballet

Why the Cuban National Ballet School Is Expanding Its Focus

pointemagazine.compointemagazine.com - Nov 13, 2018
Styles other than classical ballet have always been in our curriculum. But now we are also trying to find experts in them, in line with the kind of work that is currently being created and which our graduates will be dancing during their careers—not ...  

Modern Ballet

The Washington Ballet's modern dance program shines a fresh light on venerable works

DC Theatre SceneDC Theatre Scene - Nov 1, 2018
The program opened with Mark Morris's Drink to Me Only With Thine Eyes, a modern ballet Morris created for American Ballet Theater in 1988. Based on a 1616 love poem by Ben Johnson, the work is not exactly a romantic ballet. Instead it's a playful and ...  

Belly Dancing

Images: Through the Film Magnifier: Boxing, Belly Dancing, Baby Racing, Veterans Day and more

Chicago Daily HeraldChicago Daily Herald - Nov 5, 2018
See Daily Herald archived images of baby racing, belly dancing, backyard boxing, Veterans Day, Miss Arlington Heights and more in our latest installment of Through the Film Magnifier. The Daily Herald archive, Assignment # 46,291, Barry Jarvinen photo ...  

African Dance

OU hosts African dance, percussion workshop

The Oklahoma DailyThe Oklahoma Daily - Nov 1, 2018
An African dance and percussion workshop and concert are coming to OU Nov. 1. This event is co-sponsored by the College of International Studies, African and African American Studies, Women and Gender Studies and Weitzenhoffer Family College of Fine ...  


Missing St. Louis ballerina last seen at Whole Foods, car found at Mark Twain State Park

KMOV.comKMOV.com - Nov 14, 2018
ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -- The Missouri State Highway Patrol is asking the public for assistance in finding a missing dancer with the St. Louis Ballet Company. On November 12, a state park ranger found Raffaella Stroik's vehicle in a boat ramp parking lot ...  

Salsa Dancer

Three Leadership Lessons You Can Learn From Dancing Salsa

ForbesForbes - Nov 5, 2018
The first person who asked me to dance happened to be an excellent salsa dancer. I had no idea I could move, dip and spin at such speeds without tripping and flying across the dance floor. As my lead partner was spinning me everywhere and I was ...  

Flamenco Dancer

What's Happening Nov. 15 – 22

Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Nov 14, 2018
Seattle flamenco dancer Savannah Fuentes will bring her latest show, “Pasajera,” to the island at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27, at the Ober Park performance studio. Savannah will be joined Spanish-Romani guitarist Pedro Cortes and singer/percussionist ...  

Ballroom Dancer

Quick lessons from a pro ballroom dancer

News 12 BronxNews 12 Bronx - Nov 6, 2018
When it comes to the world of dance, it can be very competitive but it can also be a fun hobby for anyone to try. News 12 reporter Joanna Hernandez headed back to Brooklyn's Best Dance Studio in Gravesend to get some quick lessons from professional ...  

Belly Dancer

Sanjana Muthreja: This ace belly dancer's photos will fill you with wanderlust

Mid-DayMid-Day - Nov 8, 2018
Sanjana Muthreja is a certified belly dancer from Mumbai who has been practising belly dancing for the last 11 years. The bug of belly dancing bit her at the age of 5 and since then there's been no turning back for this sensational belly dance artist ...  

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