Dance models

Dance lends itself nicely to fashion. Dancers know how to hold their bodies, they are aware of their audience, they are tactile, expressive and creative. Dance models have been popping up all over, from Eco-Fashion week here in Vancouver to this video we found on...

Kevin Bacon Dances

If you haven’t seen this video from the Tonight show with Jimmy Fallon, please take a minute to watch it. In it, Jimmy announces that dancing has been outlawed on the Tonight show and Kevin Bacon, who is the next guest, is not impressed. So Kevin Bacon dances....

Why walk when you can dance: Dance Walking

The first time I heard the rhetorical question “Why walk when you can dance?” was when I watched the Babysitter’s Club in 1995. I was 9. Jessie Ramsey, the dancer character was introduced in the earlier part of the movie as going by this philosophy,...

Dance Health Benefits

The Better Health Channel from the State Government of Victoria in Australia put out this article on dance health benefits.  It outlines the basics: dance is good for you mentally and physically, it is fun, and humans have been doing it forever! The dance health...