Tweet It’s snowing over at Slim Paley’s site today; turns out that the snow is a WordPress feature so I had to put up a post here just to make it snow on DLDancers as well! WordPress-hosted blogs can turn on the snow by going to Appearance –> Extras and clicking “Show snow” or some […]Continue Reading... 2 Comments.
Tweet Everybody remembers this, right? No? Okay, to recap: back in late September we were asked to take part in a video shoot that would become part of a big promotional effort for the city of Macon. We spent a jolly few hours feeling like movie stars but then we had no proof that the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Tweet Facebook message from the female half of our wedding couple, whose marriage–and dance début–will take place a week from tomorrow: “Just want you to know, [Groom] has not been practicing this week because he can’t stop playing Angry Birds!!!!” If you don’t know what Angry Birds is, you may be better off not knowing. […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Tweet First Lady Michelle Obama dancing at a Diwali celebration: (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) If one of the most photographed, observed, and scrutinized women in the world is willing to get up in front of cameras and try out some dance steps that she’s never done before, what’s holding back the rest […]Continue Reading... 4 Comments.
Tweet The Georgia Sports Hall of Fame and Music Hall of Fame, both mainstays of tourism and history in downtown Macon for over 10 years, are in danger of closing and moving to other cities. The state of Georgia plans to phase out funding for the halls over the next few years, requiring them to […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Tweet The Macon Telegraph reports on last weekend’s downtown “Thriller” show here. I was particularly glad that Pilar Wilder (director of Hayiya Dance Theatre and organizer of the event) said this: “Most are not professional dancers; they’re doctors, teachers, lawyers, stay-at-home moms, everyday people,” she said. “This is not a new idea and we try […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Tweet Okay, YouTube has sorted itself out. Click through for videos. Feel free to play “Spot the Technique Error.”Continue Reading... 2 Comments.
Tweet N.B.: I am uploading the videos from last weekend as we speak but getting “unknown errors” from YouTube. Video links coming as soon as I can get them working. Just finished watching a couple of heats’ worth of video of us from the Carolina Fall Classic last weekend. Good news: we do not look […]Continue Reading... No Comments.