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Rumba numbers are harsh, ice dancers say

ReutersReuters - Feb 11, 2018
Ekaterina Bobrova and Dmitri Soloviev, Olympic Athletes from Russia who finished third, also struggled with the element, receiving 4.57 points. “We had trouble with our rumba,” Soloviev told reporters. “Of course we're disappointed because we worked on ...  


Dancers get moving with annual Alaska Salsa Festival

KTUU.comKTUU.com - Feb 19, 2018
ANCHORAGE (KTUU)- The Alaska Salsa Festival is four days full of classes, workshops, and performances. Local dancers and those coming from across the country spent the weekend showcasing their skills. Salsa, Bachata, Kizomba, Cha Cha and many other ...  


Get moving with Date Night Tango

Journal ReviewJournal Review - Feb 15, 2018
Looking for something fun and different to celebrate Valentine's Day this year? Why not learn to tango. Ballroom dancing has made a noticeable comeback thanks to its exposure on reality television. Not only is it fun and entertaining for viewers and ...  


Flamenco Festival London review: A colourful but disappointing festival

Express.co.ukExpress.co.uk - Feb 18, 2018
IF THERE is one word of a foreign tongue that is as familiar to us as fish and chips, it must be flamenco. And those few letters mean one thing and one thing only to us Britons – dance. By Jeffery Taylor. PUBLISHED: 17:59, Sun, Feb 18, 2018 | UPDATED ...  


Cha Cha Cha

Blisters and aches but newbies ready to show they know their cha cha slide from their sashay

Times LIVETimes LIVE - Feb 4, 2018
Joining them are actors‚ presenters‚ sports personalities and a comedian who will aim to impress the judges and South Africa with their best moves. The other celebrities making their dance debut with the cha-cha-cha‚ tango‚ waltz and samba are actor ...  


Rio's Carnival goes political, and a little-known samba school ignites ...

Washington PostWashington Post - Feb 17, 2018
RIO DE JANEIRO — With Brazil's president portrayed as a “neoliberal vampire” and dancers dressed as shackled slaves and downtrodden street vendors, a scrappy samba school brought politics to the heart of Rio's glamorous Carnival parade, posing the ...  


The Shibutani Siblings' Short Dance Music Is Keeping With A Theme, & Here's Why

Elite DailyElite Daily - Feb 19, 2018
The American brother-sister duo of Maia and Alex Shibutani (ShibSibs to us) have chosen to skate to a medley of songs by Cuban bandleader Perez Prado (the father of Mambo No. 5 — the original, not the one that is about to be stuck in your head ...  


Celebrating culture through dance: Salsa/Merengue/Bachata dance ...

The CourierThe Courier - Feb 14, 2018
Photos provided by the College of DuPage The College of DuPage (COD), has students from all over the world, with many different traditions and practices students can learn from. Last semester, there were 134 international students on F-1 visa status ...  


DJ Soiree • Flo Fader • JustinCredible • top 40, dance, hip-hop, Cumbia

Weekly AlibiWeekly Alibi - Jan 27, 2018
Come out and see some of the best in the biz, do their thang, while you do yours - dance, talk, hang, an ultra lounge and dance style feel at one of the nicest spots in New Mexico. The time has come to give the Westside and Rio Rancho what they've been ...  


Richmond dance social reflects on the evolution of Bachata
The Commonwealth Times - Feb 12, 2018

Before moving to Richmond in August last year, RVA Bachata owners Ruddy Rivera and Rachel Marie Kleinberg “interviewed” the city by visiting dance socials and saw an opportunity to grow the latin dance scene. “What we found out was people want to dance ...  

Ballroom Dancing

'Dancing with the Stars' returns

The Preston CitizenThe Preston Citizen - Feb 14, 2018
“I've enjoyed helping him learn the art of ballroom dancing. I just hope we can show everyone how much fun we've had. It has been a great experience for all of us,” said Provence prior to their performance. This year's local stars included Bart Ashby ...  


Deutsche Bank Doubles Down on Open Source with Waltz Release

www.waterstechnology.comwww.waterstechnology.com - Feb 9, 2018
Deutsche Bank has made a second major code release available to the open-source community. couple dancing the waltz. Getty Images. Emilia David · @miyadavid. 09 Feb 2018. Tweet. Facebook. LinkedIn. Save this article. Send to. Print this page. This is ...  


LogMeIn Guidance Eyed A Year After Reverse-Merger, New Jive Deal

Investor's Business DailyInvestor's Business Daily - Feb 14, 2018
With the anniversary of the reverse merger passing, analysts are focused on organic guidance for 2018 as well as what a recent acquisition means for revenue growth. Estimates include financials from both LogMeIn and Citrix. Boston-based LogMeIn offers ...  


Coastal Jazz Association launches new Young Professional Membership
Connect Savannah.com - Feb 16, 2018

Jitterbug members will enjoy free quarterly fun and educational events from swing dance lessons to jazz jam sessions featuring Savannah's legendary musicians and up and coming artists alike. Jitterbug members are invited to attend September's 37th ...  

Tap Dancing

Adult tap dancing lessons
KPLC-TV - Feb 21, 2018

Sarah Quinn Jones School of Ballet offers adult tap dancing lessons every Monday at 6 p.m. and no experience is necessary. Bo Rentrop just started tapping a few months ago, and says she loves it because it keeps her active. “I have to keep up with my ...  

Line Dancing

Senior line dancing group members recall performances
Temple Daily Telegram - Feb 11, 2018

The Rhythm Rockers, a line dancing team that has performed locally and all over Texas for 23 years, may have strutted their stuff for the last time. Although a line dancing team will continue meeting at Sammons Community Center, the Rhythm Rockers are ...  

Cajun Dancing

Third Annual Lake Erie Folk Fest at Shore Cultural Centre in Euclid set for Feb. 24

News-Herald.comNews-Herald.com - Jan 30, 2018
The Lake Erie Folk Fest features free workshops, demonstrations, jam sessions, mini-concerts and activities for all ages, including square dancing, a drum workshop and Cajun dancing. An evening concert beginning at 7:30 p.m. will feature the folk ...  


Zydeco dance lessons
KPLC-TV - Feb 6, 2018

It is believed to have started in the early twentieth century by the people of Acadiana in Southwest Louisiana. Linzy Marie Dance Studio in Lake Charles is trying to help you get prepared for Mardi Gras season by offering dance lessons. Adult zydeco ...  

Classical Ballet

Renner is passionate, determined and self motivated
Homer Tribune - Feb 23, 2018

This year she also danced ballet for the first time in Jubilee, as part of a dance medley, with the Harbor School of Music and Dance, where she studies modern and classical ballet, and violin. At the end of the Jubilee performances, amidst robust ...  

Modern Ballet

News: Terminus Modern Ballet Theatre announces spring world premieres at KSU, Serenbe

ArtsATLArtsATL - Feb 3, 2018
Terminus Modern Ballet Theatre's spring season will include shows at KSU's Dance Theater and outdoors at Serenbe. (Photo by Joseph Guay). Terminus Modern Ballet Theatre will kick off its debut spring season in March with the world premiere of Next Door ...  

Belly Dancing

DNA Studios Now Offering Belly Dancing

TheJambar.comTheJambar.com - Feb 15, 2018
DNA Studios not only offers tattoos, piercings and showcases an art gallery on YSU's campus, but now there is an opportunity to attend a belly dancing class in their new belly dancing studio. Introduction to the Dance of the Core: Bellidance, is hosted ...  

African Dance

West African dance

Lake County NewsLake County News - Feb 22, 2018
MIDDLETOWN, Calif. – This Saturday, Feb. 24, Middletown Art Center will host West African dance with live drumming from 5:30 to 7 p.m.. Join Jessie Beck in the gallery for West African dance and live drumming. The cost is $12. Learn some new dance ...  


Former American Ballet Theatre ballerina Ruth Ann Koesun has died in Chicago

Chicago Sun-TimesChicago Sun-Times - Feb 12, 2018
After retiring from ABT in 1969, she was a co-director of the dance department at Hull House Association, toured as a ballerina with the First Chamber Dance Company of New York and was executive director of the Association for Illinois Dance Companies ...  

Salsa Dancer

Salsa dancer helps prove it's good for you

Henley StandardHenley Standard - Feb 5, 2018
Jennifer Benavidez-Glasspole was featured in The Truth About… Getting Fit, teaching medical journalist Dr Michael Moseley how to do the salsa. The BBC programme was part of a series which examines our health issues, including food and sleep. Mrs ...  

Flamenco Dancer

5 things to do this weekend in Chicago

Chicago TribuneChicago Tribune - Feb 23, 2018
Performers include flamenco dancer Estrella Morena, singer Amparo “La Repompilla” Heredia in concert with Manolo de Cordoba on palmas and Jose Manual Alconchel on guitar. Chicago's Ensemble Español Spanish Dance Theater will open the show for the ...  

Ballroom Dancer

'Dancing With the Stars' pro surprises teen with scoliosis who can ...

ABC NewsABC News - Feb 23, 2018
A championship ballroom dancer who was forced to give up her passion due to a medical condition that caused her spine to be disfigured is now able to dance again following a life-changing experimental surgery that re-aligned her spine. "The feeling ...  

Belly Dancer

52-year-old Taiwanese janitor becomes gold medal belly dancer ...

Taiwan NewsTaiwan News - Feb 21, 2018
Taiwan's oldest champion dancer cleans KTV rooms by day, belly dances by night.No matter what life gave her Lin Ming-hui persevered to become a gold medal belly dancer.  

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