There is a definite buzz around the hotel on a Northern Soul weekend. An air of expectancy and excitement as dancers from all over the UK descend for a weekend of hardcore Northern Soul music and dancing.
What is it about Latin American dancing that makes it sound so glamorous, especially the tango? For me, mention ”tango” and I can immediately picture couples dancing under foreign skies in a close embrace on warm, dusky evenings to sultry sounding music. OK, so I might be getting a bit carried away. And this is where I must admit that as a novice I get quite muddled as I struggle to tell the difference between ballroom tango and Argentine tango. Continue reading
We were so excited when we heard that top Argentine Tango dancers, Carlos Espinoza and his partner Noelia Hurtado will be coming to TLH Leisure Resort in Torquay. Possibly the world’s most famous and favourite Argentine Tango couple, they will be joining experienced dancer and host Fernando Guidi for Tango Riviera 5-8 June 2015. Continue reading
It’s that time of the year again where our Saturday nights and living rooms are transformed into a sea of celebrity dancing. Yes, Strictly Come Dancing will be back on our screens before you can say ‘X Factor versus Strictly ratings war’.
Dancing of all types certainly seems to have had a resurgence in recent years and programmes such as Strictly and Got To Dance have helped fuel the flames. But why has it become so popular? What inspires anyone to take to the dance floor?