22 Things Good Dancers Do Differently

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 A dancer blog post has been making the rounds lately and has excellent advice. Here are just a sampling of the gems: 7. Strive to constantly make new discoveries about dancing (rather than waiting to be spoon fed the answers). … Read More

How To Critique Yourself

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One of my lovely longtime dance sisters and students, Kathy, sent me this in an e-mail recently, rightfully guessing I would enjoy its contents. In the bellydance world, being still truly a non-mainstream art (BDSS does not automatically bring all … Read More

The Importance of Taking Your Time

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This may seem obvious to many, but sometimes I think it bears revisiting this important fact: becoming an intermediate or advanced dancer is so much more than the number of moves you know.  Unfortunately, many teachers “sell” it this way, … Read More