Why don't men dance?
Being engaged in several years of Latin American social dances, I noticed this feature: at any dance party for one partner there are at least two girls. What a mess.!…

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What is dangerous dancing in unfamiliar terrain?
During my cloudless childhood and radiant youth summer camps were quite popular. Pioneer there, labor camps and recreation, sports and recreation. Probably, there are no people among my generation who…

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How to use the healing power of expressive arts?
Creativity helps to find harmony with yourself and others. Natalie Rogers — the daughter of the most influential American psychologist Carl Rogers, continues the work of his father, using a…

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Song + dance. Is it hard to dance to “Macarena” and “Ketchup Song”?

To repeat the success of “the thing” — a song and dance in one bottle — was only by the mid-1990s. In many features, history repeated itself — again it was a rousing Spanish-Latin rhythms, provocative and powerful clip production promotion. However, let’s go in order… scan the cover of the disc the Honor of creating a new song-dance belongs to the Spanish Duo LOS DEL RIO, consisting of two quite Mature men — Antonio Romeo Monche and Raphael Ruiz Perdigones. As with the Lambada, they found their source of inspiration in South America. In 1992, the Duo toured Venezuela and once got to a private party, where “lit” local flamenco dance teacher — Dana Patricia. Continue reading

Why the Argentine tango is the national dance?

Tango! Who does not know this gentle, romantic and at the same time incendiary and erotic dance. At school in the mid 50-ies we diligently tried to remember his simple movements, listening to the enchanting melody. Then we were recommended, in addition to Russian folk or famous ballroom, dance only waltz and tango, considering everything else bad taste, planted decaying West. The source of Course, the tango that we were learning and trying to reproduce was the most chaste and innocent of all the tango in the world. Then anybody and in a head could not come that you can hug and squeeze around the girl. The classic pose of the male hand on the waist of the partner, it also on the shoulder of the leader, two free hands are joined and extended forward or bent. Continue reading

How to take the first step towards an active lifestyle? Program "We drink water»
Anna Khilkevich and Ekaterina Volkova joined the BonAqua program "We drink water" in Moscow. Anna Khilkevich Intensive rhythm of life in the metropolis requires each person to think actively, to…

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Tarantella. How does it sound in modern culture?
The Italians themselves write that no self-respecting Italian wedding or other holiday is complete without a Tarantella. But Tarantella is now a whole group of dances, differently called in different…

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The use of belly dance
"Belly Dance" originates in ancient times in the East. Originally it was performed by dancers of the temple of the goddess of Fertility. With the advent of Christianity direction lost…

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Costumes for Oriental dance
The outfit plays the same important role in the dance as the technique of its execution. Because it is important to pay special attention to the suit. For example, the…

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