Getting Fit & Healthy

The AccessDance Network

Nine Reasons a Guy Should Learn to Dance

Oregon, Eugene

In what universe would a guy want to dance? We're going to tell you because we believe dancing is on the path to happiness. Top ten reasons a guy should learn to dance.

The AccessDance Network

Ballroom Dancing and Your Career

Oregon, Eugene

Social Ballroom Dancer, Amy Rothenberg, applies principles she has learned from ballroom dancing, to her professional work as a naturopathic doctor.

The AccessDance Network

Bringing Baby to Your Adult Ballroom Dance Class

Oregon, Eugene

Dancing is an incredible way to share your worlds. This age is sweet and it is fleeting. Moment by moment the time with your child is precious and what could be more wonderful than this. We hope you dance as a family again, and again.

The AccessDance Network

Your First Dance Social: Welcome to the Jungle

Oregon, Eugene

The people I'd like to speak to are the ones who love dancing just as much, want to be just as good as anyone else. It's just that the thought 'putting yourself to the test' by taking it into a social environment is enough to make us curl up on the couch

My Dance Story

Sarah Casner: Dancing Saved My Life

Oregon, Eugene

I have bad anxiety so I got teased and was always depressed. Without dancing I would be lost.

Got2Lindy Dance Studios

Swing Dance: Best For Body, Mind & Soul

New York, Kingston

Swing dancing is not only an outstanding opportunity to get your body moving, your heart pumping and your mind engaged, it's also a lot of fun. As a partner dance, it allows you to connect with others in ways that freestyle dancing never could. Best of

Dancing The Dream Productions

Back In Step

Rhode Island, Tiverton

This is a story from the local paper on how I am continuing to recover from a heart attack, two cardiac arrests, angioplasty, and coronary bypass surgery.

Melva Smith (Freelance Writer)

Taking Salsa Dancing to the Next Level

Kentucky, Louisville

The benefits of Salsa dancing are endless, and include such things as freedom of expression, a stress free environment, and meeting new people.

Dance Fever Studios

Difference Between Argentine Tango and Ballroom Tango

New York, Brooklyn

Explains the differences between Argentine tango and ballroom tango.

Got2Lindy Dance Studios

In the Swing: How I Moved From The Desk To the Dance Floor

New York, Kingston

A personal essay published in Chronogram magazine, March 2013 on how I moved from the desk to the dance floor.

Dance Fever Studios

Bronx Girl Dances in Brooklyn

New York, Brooklyn

How dancing changed one Bronx girls life.

Dance Fever Studios

Health Benefits of Dancing

New York, Brooklyn

The many healt benefits of dancing.

Dancify

Keep Dancing

California, Redondo Beach

Rob Dell shares his exciting journey from leading an unhealthy style of life to getting familiar with the world of dance and exercise. Inspiring.

Dance Fever Studios

Improving Your Salsa Dancing

New York, Brooklyn

How to Improve Your Salsa Dancing

Dance Fever Studios

How to Make Your First Wedding Dance Perfect

New York, Brooklyn

How to make your first wedding dance perfect

Richard Powers

Intelligent Dancing

California, Stanford

There are many benefits of spontaneous freestyle social dancing. We can dance with partners who have not taken the same classes we have, it's playful, flexible and creative. But there's an additional benefit we don't often hear about: it makes us smarter

Richard Powers

Transcendent Play

California, Stanford

Many of my points about partnering relate to dance as transcendent play. This is a term used by Diane Ackerman, who wrote a book on "Deep Play". She explores the concept of play from a variety of perspectives: how it is defined, what species participate

Richard Powers

Use It or Lose It: Dancing Makes You Smarter

California, Stanford

For centuries, dance manuals and other writings have lauded the health benefits of dancing, usually as physical exercise. More recently we've seen research on further health benefits of dancing, such as stress reduction and increased serotonin level, wit

My Dance Story

Wilma J. Couch: My Dance Story

Oregon, Eugene

FROM A DANCE BOOK I saw the phrase TOE TO HEAL and knew that was for me.

My Dance Story

Karla Newman: My Dance Story

Oregon, Eugene

Being part of a dance community is the best family a person can have!

Recent Request & Activity

St. George, Utah

looking to find a low cost class for my husband and I, maybe a group of other couples that want to get together as well and just dance for fun. we are both in our early 40's and would love a weekly or bi-weekly class

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On Thursday, Sarah Requested
Dance Lessons in St. George

looking to find a low cost class for my husband and I, maybe a group of other couples that want to get together as well and just dance for fun. we are both in our early 40's and would love a weekly or bi-weekly class

Dance Lesson Interests: Ballroom, Swing, Getting Fit & Healthy, Social Dance, Beginner, Intro Class, Group Class, Couple, Adult

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On Monday, Dawn Requested
Dance Lessons in Brewer

Recreational/fun dance courses for my wife and I (GLBT couple accepting); we are from Chicago and went dancing quite a bit at clubs when lived there (over 2 years ago). After bring together 15 years it would be fun to refresh skills or learn new skills.

Dance Lesson Interests: Ballroom, Latin, Looking for a New Hobby, Enhancing Your Relationship, Getting Fit & Healthy, Social Dance

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On Saturday, Angie Requested
Dance Lessons in Towson

Quality dance instruction for general fun. Would love to have a general basic to intermediate handle on dance we can use with a variety of music forms so we can feel connected and have more fun when dancing at special events.

Dance Lesson Interests: Ballroom, Latin, Swing, Mambo, Samba, Nightclub 2-Step, Hustle, Bachata, Getting Fit & Healthy, Beginner, Intro Class, Group Class, Private Lessons, Workshop, Same-Sex Couple, Elementary, Adult

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On Wednesday, Sandy Requested
Dance Lessons in Spring Lake

Dancing lessons

Dance Lesson Interests: Ballroom, Any Dancing, Looking for a New Hobby, Getting Fit & Healthy, Beginner, Adult

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On Thursday, JoAnn Requested
Dance Lessons in Houston

I am a empty nester and early 50s. I am looking for a new hobby to meet people and stay active. Going to the gym daily is getting boring. I used to dance when I was young and loved it so I am thinking of trying it again. .....

Dance Lesson Interests: Not Sure, Bachata, Looking for a New Hobby, Getting Fit & Healthy, Beginner, Individual, Adult

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On Thursday, Shadan Requested
Dance Lessons in Lansing

Social dance events- I am adult with no experience in dance- i am available evenings.

Dance Lesson Interests: Rumba, Hustle, Looking for a New Hobby, Getting Fit & Healthy, Social Dance, Beginner, Events, Individual, Adult

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On Wednesday, Pamela Requested
Dance Lessons in Toledo

Hello, I am looking for Line-dancing classes or Hip- hop classes in Toledo, Ohio? Thank You, Pam Miller T

Dance Lesson Interests: Getting Fit & Healthy, Beginner, Intro Class, Performances, Individual, Open Group, Adult

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On Wednesday, Catherine Requested
Dance Lessons in Orlando

We are looking for some dance lessons for our wedding in Spain. We would like to start our song with a waltz or bolero and it turn into a tango to surprise our guests. We need tango classes especially, but are also interested in a more refined slow dance like .....

Dance Lesson Interests: Ballroom, Waltz, Bolero, Paso Doble, Looking for a New Hobby, Getting Fit & Healthy, Beginner, Intro Class, Group Class, Private Lessons, Workshop, Couple, Adult

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On Monday, Northeastern Senior Center Requested
Dance Lessons in Mount Wolf

An instructor for line dancing at local senior center weekly: Mondays or Tuesdays, 9am or 10am .

Dance Lesson Interests: Other, Getting Fit & Healthy, Beginner, Group Class, Closed Group, Senior

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On Monday, Caro Requested
Dance Lessons in Kalispell

Looking for more information on regular, local dance lessons in Argentine tango. Single, Adult, previously studied jazz/ballet, some ballroom. Dance Lesson Interests: Ballroom, Argentine Tango, Looking for a New Hobby, Social Dance, Training for Travel, Dance for motion and agility.

Dance Lesson Interests: Tango, Argentine Tango, Foxtrot, Getting Fit & Healthy, Preparing for an event