Background of Dance

  • Raising the Barre - The ever increasing standards of dance and sports

    The dance and sports worlds are ever evolving and changing. Every decade, it becomes a little bit more difficult to impress audiences and judges, and so new tricks and more advanced technical skills are developed and trained in order to keep people captivated and interested. These growing standards come hand in hand with increased expectations and pressures on athletes, who have to train harder and longer to stay in the game. View Post
  • Get to Know the Dances - Hip Hop

    Welcome back to our “Get to know the Dances!” series! In the spotlight this week is Hip Hop - the "jack of all trades" of dances, Hip Hop is influenced by almost all genres of dance, with features from both classical as well as more modern styles. It is an ever evolving style that is a long established crowd-pleaser. View Post
  • Get to Know the Dances - Locking

    Get to Know Locking! A style of funk dance that has become increasingly popular over the years, locking comprises simple, easy-to-learn movements that are based off the actions we do on a day-to-day basis, just in an exaggerated movement. View Post