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Dancing and the Brain

Toes tap, wrists flick, arms extend, but it is the brain that dances. Many parts of the brain act together to turn a body’s motion from discrete movements into a
Posted on August 31, 2016 Comments Off on Dancing and the Brain
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People Who Grow Up Dancing Are Happier, Less Stressed And Smarter

Once you lace up your pointe shoes, there’s nothing like the high of becoming one with the music. Everything else in the world fades away when the music begins. Your
Posted on August 22, 2016 Comments Off on People Who Grow Up Dancing Are Happier, Less Stressed And Smarter
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What Do You Know About Hip Hop Dance?

If you don’t know anything else, you probably already know that hip hop has the beat that makes you want to get up and dance. But what do you really
Posted on August 19, 2016 Comments Off on What Do You Know About Hip Hop Dance?
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HISTORY OF BALLET

Ballet was invented in 1459 in Italy for a royal wedding. At the banquet, the performers did dances representing the dishes being served. For instance, imagine a ‘broccoli dance.’ Ballet
Posted on August 13, 2016 Comments Off on HISTORY OF BALLET
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The Benefits of Dance for Young Children

With arts provision shrinking in our mainstream schools, more and more parents are looking for quality performing opportunities for their children. There are the obvious benefits of studying dance; reduced obesity,
Posted on August 10, 2016 Comments Off on The Benefits of Dance for Young Children
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Group dancing helps teens bond

Moving in sync may also increase pain tolerance Live dancing, ballet, hip-hop, jazz, cheerleading routines — all ask their performers to train until they move in sync. These workouts offer
Posted on August 5, 2016 Comments Off on Group dancing helps teens bond
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Ten reasons to participate in dance classes

The number of people taking part in dance classes world wide is increasing, with dance allowing people to be more active, socialise within local communities and develop creative skills. There
Posted on August 2, 2016 Comments Off on Ten reasons to participate in dance classes
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Dance Your Way to Good Health

Dancing can be a most enjoyable form of exercise. But, what most people don’t know is that it also has a large number of health benefits. Dancing is a great
Posted on July 29, 2016 Comments Off on Dance Your Way to Good Health