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Interesting reading and learning.
These swing dance articles have mostly been suggested by my Facebook Subscribers or are are from public, syndicated feeds.
Copyright, in all cases, remains with the original authors.
A quick note on swing dance etiquette (by Bobby White on SwungOver 16/2/2010)
At two recent events, I went to some dances that were packed, and thinking I’d try to show some students a good time, I made the horrible mistake of asking them to dance. I just as well could have asked someone to join me in getting kicked in the soft part of the ankle for three minutes. Read full article...
Swing 101 — Etiquette & Floorcraft (by Bobby White on Swungover, 23/11/2013)
This is episode 2 of Swing 101, a series geared towards beginner dancers. Special guest editor Mr. Fitzwilliam Darcy. Read full article...
Dance therapy brings joy and wellbeing to older people from The Guradian
Why dance is important by Camerillo Academy of Performing Arts
Why dancing feels so good from The Telegraph
1. (adj) The mental and physical results of binge Jitterbugging.
2. (n) A blog of random swing thoughts by Bobby White.
Eileen’s Lindy Blog is a calendar of swing dance events in the NYC area and those easily accessible to NYC.
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