Tweet If you’ve been waiting for your chance to join our ballroom class at Madison Studio, November is your chance. We’ll be doing a short session of 2 classes (90 minutes each) in November focusing on the foxtrot. The dates are Sunday, November 3 and Sunday, November 10, 4:00-5:30 p.m. Learn a new dance and […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Tweet Jonathan Marion, whom I can pretend to know because he is a frequent flyer on Dance Forums, published this interesting article about “the translocal culture of competitive ballroom dance” in Journal for the Anthropological Study of Human Movement. The article does a nice job explaining that competitive dancers not only take the extensive travel […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Tweet Daniel and I had to stay busy between meeting our Dancing Stars partners and finding out the dances we’d been assigned, so last Sunday we spent the afternoon at the Macon Museum of Arts and Sciences’ “Instrument Petting Zoo” event. The event is an annual collaboration between the Museum and the Mercer/Macon Youth Orchestra […]Continue Reading... 2 Comments.
Tweet A tip of the hat to Sadie for sending this video clip my way. It fits right in with this past Wednesday’s first meeting of the Macon State College Dance Club, for which I have the honor to serve as faculty advisor. We had an incredible turnout of around 20 students, all full of […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Tweet After a lot of “We should” and “Why isn’t there” and “How do we,” I am excited to announce that Macon State College is finally starting a dance club! This project fell into my lap a few weeks ago already half done; the students who wanted to start the club came to me with […]Continue Reading... 3 Comments.