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West Coast Swing /AGOGE/ Classes Kick off with Level 1 – Westie Warrior Training

Kicking off tonight, replacing our choreo session at 6.30pm on Thursdays Following the success of our separate Tango /PLAY/ and /AGOGE/ programmes, we are now introducing our West Coast Swing /AGOGE/ programmes. West Coast Swing /PLAY/ We understand that not everybody is ready for the /AGOGE/. Our /PLAY/ Classes are for those who are starting...

Cine Vivo’s Closing Night Fiesta Discount
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Cine Vivo’s Closing Night Fiesta Discount

Cine Vivo’s Closing Night Fiesta Discount You’re invited to CINE VIVO’S Closing Night FIESTA : Sat. 8 December 2018 Another fantastic year comes to an end! For the closing night of the festival we will be going out with a bang! The event is a tribute to Rubén Blades, the Latin American icon who revolutionized salsa...

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Argentine Tango – Traditional Format Milongas -vs- 2×2 Format

The question that I’ve asked myself over the last few years, is whether the traditional format of Argentine Tango Milonga is relevant or even possibly discouraging, outside the context of Argentina, particularly in a small community like Perth, Western Australia. This question particularly came to my attention recently when venturing to a few social nights...

JRDA WEST COAST SWING UPDATE
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JRDA WEST COAST SWING UPDATE

JRDA WEST COAST SWING UPDATE OK here goes.  Huge line up of classes, performance choreographies, social dancing and awesome visiting teacher?All starting this week. Perth’s original West Coast Swing School.  Most experienced instructors, most extensive programme of classes, with a full time studio at your disposal. First and foremost join the J.R.D.A. West Coast Swing...

Why Learn Social Dancing
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Why Learn Social Dancing

Why Learn Social Dancing Social dancing is a wonderful activity that benefits people of all ages. Whether it be Ballroom, Salsa, Swing, Tango, Hustle… there are many benefits to incorporating dance into your daily life, including fitness, emotional health, social health, and mental health benefits. 1) Dancing is a great FITNESS ACTIVITY. Dancing is an excellent...

The Process to Becoming a Musical Dancer
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The Process to Becoming a Musical Dancer

The Process to Becoming a Musical Dancer Musicality. This word is so loaded with expectations and mis-understanding. Talk to any experienced professional teacher in dance and they’ll readily admit that “musicality” is the cream on the cake for any dancer, often not truly understood or attained within many years (often quoted as over a decade)...

Why Is Dancing So Good for Your Brain?
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Why Is Dancing So Good for Your Brain?

Why Is Dancing Good for Your Brain? To take a trivial example, which of us ever undertakes laborious physical exercise, except to obtain some advantage from it? But who has any right to find fault with a man who chooses to enjoy a pleasure that has no annoying consequences, or one who avoids a pain...

Ask me to Dance
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Ask me to Dance

Ask me to Dance But I must explain to you how all this mistaken idea of denouncing pleasure and praising pain was born and I will give you a complete account of the system, and expound the actual teachings of the great explorer of the truth, the master-builder of human happiness. No one rejects, dislikes,...