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Liven Up Your Holiday Party with Popular Christmas Dances

If you attended a holiday party any time within the past twenty years,  guaranteed you’ve heard the Macarena, Mambo No. 5 or the Cha Cha slide played at least once during the festivities. (And don’t even get us started on … Continue reading

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Turkey Trot Your Way into Thanksgiving

Dancing the Turkey Trot is the only exercise you’ll need today, it’s also the only exercise you will be capable of doing after your big feast. But the Turkey Trot wasn’t always a fun holiday song complete with twisty dance … Continue reading

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Dancing for Charity

Everyone believes in something. Whether it’s helping children in foreign countries or animal rescues, finding ways to raise awareness and funds to help your cause is noble. But what if you’ve run out of ideas?  Hosting an event is a … Continue reading

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Why Dancing with Others is Great for Morale

Dancing is a fundamental part of being a human being. We know this because there is no part of the world where rhythm is ignored. We also know this because we find ourselves tapping our toes to songs we don’t like. … Continue reading

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How Dancing Makes You More Social

Learning to dance offers you opportunities no other activity can provide. If you choose to take advantage of these opportunities, your overall health will improves, as well as your social life. Dancing has so many physical benefits but what most … Continue reading

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West Coast Swing Isn’t Just for the West Coast

There are only a few activities in life where we can communicate, connect and express our creativity at the same time. West Coast swing dancing is no longer for Californians. This energizing dance quickly gained popularity in the late 50s … Continue reading

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Why Salsa Dancing Is Good for Men

Dancing Can Make You Smarter Learning something brand new like exercise for your brain. It requires quite a bit of complex thinking. Since it requires that you think in a totally different way than you are used to, Salsa dancing … Continue reading

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Dancing with a Partner Helps You Exercise

The benefits of ballroom dancing are well-documented. Think about it: Mastering the steps and learning how to maneuver around the ballroom burns a lot of calories. And when you have a partner learning the steps with you, it also becomes a … Continue reading

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Does Dancing Make You Smarter?

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Health Benefits of Ballroom Dancing

There are so many keys to happiness, and dancing happens to be one of them! Ballroom dancing made its debut in the 16th century, peaking in the 19th and 20th century after the incorporation of the tango, waltz and two-step. … Continue reading

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