Month: July 2013

Connection Magic: the Invested Follow and the Responsive Lead

Dance World Takeover has an extensive series going on right now on sexism,  connection, and the concept of equal opportunities for leads & follows to contribute in dancing (not necessarily in that order).  I initially found most recent post, The End of Lindy Hop as we Know It, a little abrasive. I understand where the idea of “Equal Opportunity Connection”…

Video for learning the Al & Leon Shim Sham

Have you ever wanted to learn the Al & Leon Shim Sham? Well, the videos available on youtube often leave something to be desired. As such, we’ve undertaken a project to create videos which make learning some of these classic choreographies a little more manageable. This video includes a front & back view, music, and tags so you can jump…