5 BIGGEST MISTAKES DANCERS THAT SLOW DOWN THEIR DEVELOPMENT
There are certain mistakes that almost every student makes, whether a beginner or an advanced dancer. Some bugs wait at certain levels of development of dancers, some "errors" occur simply…

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SAFARI ON THE DANCE FLOOR
There's something magical about moving under a full moon, under a million stars shining in a dark sky. I'm making my way through the urban jungle to the site of…

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15 TRUTHS ABOUT BEING A PROFESSIONAL DANCER
1. Dancing is difficult. No dancer has ever been successful based only on their innate talents. Dancers are artists and athletes. The world of dance today is akin to extreme…

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founder of Kizomba

ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE ETIQUETTE OF SOCIAL DANCE (part 3)

Dance community
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

Kizomba – the history of dance

If many modern dances can boast a rich long history, then things are a bit different with kizomba. Until the 80s of the last century, few had ever heard of the official name of such a dance. It’s just that young people in Africa gathered for noisy parties, celebrated various major and minor events in their lives, had a good time and, of course, danced. In all this atmosphere of celebration and general fun, Kizomba was born – a sensual and vibrant, energetic and plastic African dance.

If you want to know about the roots of kizomba, different sources will tell you different things. Someone claims that Angola is the true birthplace of the dance, someone will name Cape Verde as the point of origin, and someone will send you to search for the origins in distant Sao Tome. Continue reading

ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE ETIQUETTE OF SOCIAL DANCE (part 1)
People come to social dance parties for leisure to enjoy the dance. For dancing man nothing compares with the elegant and harmonious sensations of dancing to beautiful music with a…

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ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE ETIQUETTE OF SOCIAL DANCE (part 3)
Dance community 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…

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WHAT TO DO WITH AWKWARD DANCE FLOOR?
A Hindu proverb says, "The one who can't dance puts the blame on the dance floor," but let's look at a situation where the dance floor is really uncomfortable! If…

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ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE ETIQUETTE OF SOCIAL DANCE (part 4)
Look inside 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…

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