Monthly Archives: July 2011

  • Short Take #5: Conscientious Objector

    Posted on July 17, 2011 by lauraet in short takes.

    Tweet Scene: We are once again watching So You Think You Can Dance.  Mary Murphy is shrilly bleating singing the praises of Sasha & Alexander’s paso doble. Mary Murphy to audience: Can I get an “Olé”? Daniel to MM: No. (Here’s the paso doble, and here’s DLDancers in-house favorite Melanie dancing a great tango with […]

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  • Special events this month (and week, and year)

    Posted on July 9, 2011 by lauraet in dance events, social dancing, Uncategorized.

    Tweet I’ve just updated the “Local Dance Opportunities” page with 3 special events happening this month, the date for this year’s Stars Over Macon in October, and a “weekly events” section. Seriously, if you’re not finding enough times and places to dance around town, maybe you are not trying hard enough.  Or not spending enough […]

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  • To fetch a mirror-ball trophy

    Posted on July 3, 2011 by lauraet in competitions, social dancing.

    Tweet We went up to Atlanta last night to attend a dance at Academy Ballroom (home of our instructor Eddie and many of his talented brethren & sistren).  At the dance, the hosts were putting on a Jack & Jill competition as part of their ongoing project to crown “Atlanta’s Best Social Dancer.”  Jack & […]

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  • Short Take #4: NappyTabs

    Posted on July 2, 2011 by lauraet in short takes.

    Tweet [Scene: We are watching SYTYCD.  A routine by Tabitha & Napoleon D’umo is introduced.] Daniel: I love NappyTabs! Laura: Me too! They are the second greatest husband-and-wife team in the dance world. Daniel: Who’s the first? Laura: . . . .

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