Tag: Advanced Dancer

Lead with the Body

In Brazilian Zouk, the leader’s body plays a great role in leading. A lead that is done mostly with the body, as opposed to arms, is almost always far more comfortable and clear. Using the body to lead can also help the leader to…

A Love and Hate Affair

Head movements and cambrés; who doesn’t love them? They’re one of the distinctive characteristics of Brazilian Zouk. Done well, they look very impressive and beautiful. They give us possibilities of expression, musicality and movement that other dances don’t have. Well… I do love head movements and…

What Does Define An Advanced Social Dancer?

#Question 1 There many explanations defining what an advanced social dancer is. Some of them make sense, some others totally not! – Is it the number of figures known? – Is it how fast the movements can be executed? – Is it how she…