ballroom

Reasons to Take Ballroom Dancing

September 21, 2018 Dancing Arts

With the popularity of television shows like So You Think You Can Dance and Dancing with the Stars, ballroom dancing is becoming more popular than it has been in years. However, there are more reasons to take up this hobby than the fact that it is on television. Perfect Social Skills through Ballroom Dancing While some of the older generations were taught how to behave politely in society—saying please and thank you, opening doors for ladies and so on—this isRead More

The Rise of the Waltz – The First Forbidden Dance

July 20, 2018 Dancing Arts

The waltz and rock and roll have a lot in common. When both dancing styles were first introduced, there was disapproval and even antagonism towards them. Throughout history, dance has played an important role in society. People in different cultures have used dance as a form of expression, to celebrate an important event or just simply a form of entertainment. The different forms of dance are too numerous to cover in a short time. The waltz was considered to beRead More