Category: Dance Articles

Fighting Life’s Three Big Enemies 1

Fighting Life’s Three Big Enemies

Life is potentially excellent and wonderful – full of opportunities, experiences, love and laughter. Life is short, so any enemies of the potential good in our lives ought to be treated very seriously. Many...

Two Songs Or Three 4

Two Songs Or Three

Ok, this is another article for the men (well mostly). Many times, I urge our female students, not to sit and wait to be asked to dance and then be dissed that the guys...

Close Moves – to have and to hold to love and to cherish…

Close Moves – to have and to hold to love and to cherish…

Close Moves – to have and to hold to love and to cherish… Hang on we’re not married! In our western cultures, there is little, if no, socially acceptable level of physical contact between...

Jivemecrazy proceeds being given away to support Inspire India

Jivemecrazy proceeds being given away to support Inspire India

Hello friends, I have been writing to you for a long time now about dancing and dancing products from Jivemecrazy but today I want to move far away from that topic to tell you...

So you want your partner to dance too? – 5 Keys to help them.

So you want your partner to dance too? – 5 Keys to help them.

Dancing can, and should be the most excellent common ground for couples. Corina and I have found it to be just that. It is physical, romantic, skilful and it requires intimate teamwork. The masculine...

Dance for your Body

Dance for your Body

Corina and I have been dancing now for 9 years. I got to thinking the other day, what our bodies might look and feel like if we never started. You see I spend my...

Leading Following Learning and Courtesy

Leading Following Learning and Courtesy

Modern Jive is easy. You don’t have to refine it to enjoy it. “If you’re both having fun, you’re doing it right.” “It is my aim that every time I dance with a partner,...

Dancing and Self-confidence. 3

Dancing and Self-confidence.

I take my hat off to all you dancers. Why is it that at most parties these days, while the beat is pounding out of the sound system at a volume that makes all...

Dance Your Troubles Away 1

Dance Your Troubles Away

The following is an article written for the dancer’s ball by Craig Delica. thanks to Craig for his permission to use it here. __________________________ I like to read to you a literary extract by...

The Evolution of Modern Jive 0

The Evolution of Modern Jive

Modern jive is really a conglomerate of dance styles and as such it is open to many changing influences. Go to a Modern Jive or Ceroc competition and you will see routines danced that...