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Rumba


These weekend events are canceled or postponed because of Florence

wtvr.comwtvr.com - Sep 12, 2018
15 – 2pm $15 at Dogtown Dance Theatre, Learn the moves and rhythms of Afro Cuban Rumba from dance and percussion master, Alberto Limonta. For more details visit https://www.facebook.com/events/204786110191543/. Postponed - Ashland Street ...  

Salsa


Tango


UH doctors learn to tango for Dancing With the Docs fundraiser

cleveland.comcleveland.com - Sep 17, 2018
CHAGRIN FALLS, Ohio -- Dr. Jenny Wang-Peterman spends her days working with cancer patients at University Hospitals, and her evenings learning the Viennese waltz. With a delighted expression, Wang-Peterman and her dance instructor, Ethan Konig, ...  

Flamenco


Flamenco in Seaside

Monterey County HeraldMonterey County Herald - Sep 19, 2018
Kristelle Monterrosa (right) performs a flamenco dance with the Dancing Souls, Global Dance Rhythms performance for Central Coast High School students in Seaside on Wednesday. The dancers are being featured in a CNN documentary. Vern Fisher ...  

Lambada


Cha Cha Cha


Cha cha cha! National Ballroom Dance Week celebrated in Eugene-Springfield

The Register-GuardThe Register-Guard - Sep 20, 2018
The Eugene/Springfield USA Dance Chapter is hosting a variety of dance event from Friday, Sept. 21 to Sunday, Sept. 30 in honor National Ballroom Dance Week. All dance levels, no partner required, are welcome at the events. The events begin with a USA ...  

Samba


Photos from the Samba Parade

North Coast Journal (blog)North Coast Journal (blog) - Sep 17, 2018
The second day of the North Country Fair wrapped up a summer of festivals on the Arcata Plaza with the drumbeats of the colorful, feather-topped Samba Parade. Spectators lined up beside vendors and put the kids high on shoulder to see dancers and ...  

Mambo


Merengue


Cumbia


From Celtic to Cumbia, various Triangle acts will take the stage at Carrboro Music Festival

The Daily Tar HeelThe Daily Tar Heel - Sep 19, 2018
Grab your raincoats and lace up your dancing shoes, Chapel Hill — the Carrboro Music Festival is coming to town. This year's festival marks the 21st anniversary of the event that features approximately 200 bands across 29 stages around the Carrboro area.  

Bachata


Tucson Nights-Salsa, Bachata, music and geeks

Arizona Daily StarArizona Daily Star - Sep 12, 2018
Xception — The Edge Bar, 4635 N. Flowing Wells Road. Classic rock party blend through the 90s and beyond. Ages 21 and up. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Sept. 21. Free. 887-9027. Zona Libre Band: Salsa and Bachata Dance Lessons — Brother John's, 1801 N. Stone ...  

Ballroom Dancing


Paralympic Champion Teaches Ballroom Dancing to Participants in Wheelchairs

Inside EditionInside Edition - Aug 30, 2018
A Michigan dance studio is holding ballroom dance classes for people with disabilities. “I often tell people that I may not dance with my feet but I dance with my heart,” Cheryl Angelelli, a former competitive swimmer and the co-founder of Dance ...  

Waltz


Strictly novice Lauren Steadman shares nerves ahead of first waltz ...

Independent.ieIndependent.ie - Sep 17, 2018
Strictly Come Dancing hopeful Lauren Steadman has revealed her trepidation at taking on the waltz for her first routine of the series.  

Jive


Heathrow Airport staff dress up as Freddie Mercury and jive to Queen in comic viral video

Express.co.ukExpress.co.uk - Sep 6, 2018
Heathrow Airport and British Airways staff dressed up as Freddie Mercury and danced to Queen hit 'I Want To Break Free' to the astonishment and amusement of passengers yesterday. The light-hearted spectacle was a homage to Mercury who was once a ...  

Jitterbug


Tap Dancing


DANCING DUO: Girl's tap dancing performance with 72-year-old grandfather goes viral

KTRK-TVKTRK-TV - Sep 21, 2018
Forget moves like Jagger. Maybe it's the moves of a grandfather and granddaughter that we need to be watching. A woman says she posted on Facebook a small clip of her 10-year-old daughter Maeve and Maeve's 72-year-old grandfather tap dancing for the ...  

Line Dancing


They're seniors. They're dancing. And they're peppy.

Virginian-PilotVirginian-Pilot - Sep 15, 2018
Jackie O'Keefe Lincoln offers fun-seekers a new twist on steppin' out. Lincoln teaches line dancing to all ages at all levels in different locations several times a week and twice on Tuesdays. That's when she meets her “Peppy Steppers,” a primarily a ...  

Cajun Dancing


Coming up around town

Opelousas Daily WorldOpelousas Daily World - Sep 13, 2018
Sept. 15: Old-fashioned Fais-do-do Barn Dance at Lakeview Park & Beach (1717 Veterans Memorial Hwy, Eunice) 9 p.m. to midnight. Cajun Dancing and music. Music by '80s Prom Night featuring Werewolf. $10 admission. Sept. 15: Explore & Restore Crafts ...  

Zydeco


Free Zydeco concert in Bernardsville

New Jersey HillsNew Jersey Hills - Sep 13, 2018
Legend has it that the word zydeco originated in the lyrics of “Les Haricots Sont Pas Salés,” a popular Cajun dance tune. Loosely translated, the song's title means “the beans are not salty,” and when spoken in French Creole, les haricots (French for ...  

Classical Ballet


Wes Chapman brings dancers and performance back to his hometown

Union Springs HeraldUnion Springs Herald - Sep 12, 2018
At the Alabama School of Fine Arts (ASFA), Chapman provides pre-professional dance training to nearly 50 high school dancers daily, where he teaches classical ballet, pointe, male technique and partnering. For Chapman, his love affair with dance began ...  

Modern Ballet


Trolley Dances celebrates 20 years of performing outside the box

San Diego CityBEATSan Diego CityBEAT - Sep 12, 2018
Hot ballet: Choreographer Septime Webre's Cuban mother and aunt inspired the main characters in Juanita y Alicia, a modern ballet based on Webre's upbringing in the Bahamas and his mother's vivid stories of Havana. The score is inspired by Cuban folk ...  

Belly Dancing


Corpus Christi women form life-long bonds through art of belly dancing

Corpus Christi Caller-TimesCorpus Christi Caller-Times - Sep 2, 2018
One word came to mind to describe Karen Escarzaga's relationship with her fellow belly dancers — sisters. Escarzaga, 64, said she began belly dancing 13 years ago when a friend, at the time, dared her to try the exotic dancing style. Now, as a member ...  

African Dance


Nefertari African Dance Company celebrating 50th anniversary with festival

fox6now.comfox6now.com - Sep 15, 2018
The Nefertari African Dance Company was founded as a performing group in 1968. It would provide for young people of african descent, an avenue of expression and pride in the culture of their ancestors. From the beginning the group has received acclaim ...  

Ballerina


Northrop to feature conversation with ballerina Misty Copeland

MinnPostMinnPost - Sep 12, 2018
What's Misty Copeland's story? How did she become the first African-American woman to be named principal dancer – ballet's highest title – at the American Ballet Theatre, one of the top classical ballet companies in the world? Ballet fans and dancers ...  

Salsa Dancer


Coming to Theaters 10/5: SHINE the New Latinx-Driven, Dance Movie from GVN Releasing!

The Good Men Project (blog)The Good Men Project (blog) - Sep 14, 2018
However, upon his return, Ralphi encounters his estranged brother, Junior, who followed in his father's footsteps, Ramon Matas (David Zayas), and is now an elite salsa dancer and an unwavering activist AGAINST gentrification in the neighborhood.  

Flamenco Dancer


Mendocino College presents Diamantes de Color: an evening of Flamenco

Ukiah Daily JournalUkiah Daily Journal - Sep 19, 2018
Seattle-based Flamenco dancer Savannah Fuentes brings her latest show, Diamantes de Color (colored diamonds), an evening of Flamenco, to the Mendocino College Little Theatre on Saturday, Sept. 22 at 8 p.m. Savannah will be joined by two exceptional ...  

Ballroom Dancer


Scarlett Moffatt reveals plans to return to ballroom dancing after showing skills in amazing throwback video

CelebsNowCelebsNow - Sep 21, 2018
Scarlett Moffatt has been reminiscing about her past as a ballroom dancer with a sensational throwback video – and admitted that she wants to RETURN to the dance floor. The former Gogglebox star posted a video yesterday showing her performing in ...  

Belly Dancer


50 Cent Roasts Safaree's "Belly Dancer" Photo: "This How N***as Look After Nicki Leave"

HotNewHipHopHotNewHipHop - Sep 12, 2018
The other day, Safaree walked down the runway for a NYFW event in a somewhat suspect outfit. While he likely didn't have much say in deciding his attire for the show, he has still been severely roasted for rocking his belly-button revealing get-up ...  

 
 
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