When all is said and done, Your joy of social dancing depends more on You than on anyone else. If You are determined to have a good time and have a good attitude, You have a good opportunity to enjoy Your dance experience.
The first component of a good relationship is a sense of humor. If You are not invited or refused several times, do not despair. If some dance is not successful, if You do not get some figure or a few, do not dwell on it. Perhaps your next dance with another partner will be better, keep learning to dance. Continue reading
Shortly after starting Your dance career, You will encounter most of the “regulars” who form the basis of the local dance community. Dance communities, as a rule, are not particularly numerous. Dance community can be seen as a family, and its members as family members. Friendship comes and goes after a while, and family forever. That is why maintaining relationships within the family is very important: not many of us ever choose new parents or new brothers. If the relationship in the family is spoiled, the consequences will be long and painful. Therefore, it is worth making an effort to maintain good relationships in the dance community, because while dancing in the same geographical area, You will encounter the same people again and again will constantly arise awkward situations. Continue reading
Many people are familiar with the concept of the five languages of love, in which people Express their sympathy and affection (and who is not familiar, so we recommend to read the book by its author, Harry Chapman – really useful reading). For someone, love is expressed in the time spent together, for someone – in words of approval, help, touch or gifts.
And we thought, maybe there are “languages of love” in the dance? Quite probable. What kind of connection you are looking for with a partner directly depends on what kind of connection you need yourself. In other words, we do not hesitate to invest what we want to get ourselves – although this is not always the right decision. Continue reading