Monthly Archives: December 2014

A New Take on Disability and Dance

I’ve written in the past about dance troupes like Axis that feature dancers in wheelchairs performing with able bodied dancers, blind and deaf dancers, and a hip hop crew composed entirely of physically challenged dancers.  This is a subject near … Continue reading

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When Your Partner Dances Better Than You

  Swing dancer consults Abby “I’m a very good swing dancer,” wrote a woman to Dear Abby, “and my boyfriend doesn’t dance.”  She goes on to say that while her boyfriend is willing to learn, she doesn’t want to stop dancing with … Continue reading

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Yep! Another Great Use of Dancing in Advertising!

I love it when advertisers use dance in creative ads.  I couldn’t get enough of the delightful Evian dancing baby ads and wrote about them, thinking it would be the last one when they’d come up with another that I … Continue reading

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Dancing for Seniors

Let’s Dance A short article in United Health Care’s Magazine Renew entitled “Let’s Dance” reminded me to take up this subject again.  There has been much research on the subject of the best exercise for aging bodies, and dance keeps … Continue reading

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