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Brigitt Mayer

Brigitt Mayer is a coach and lecturer at the WDC (World Dance Council.) She has written the award winning book Ballroom Icons www.ballroomicons.com and as the chief of the History Committee in the WDC Brigitt initiated the Dance Archives project.

Cuban Experience # 1
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Cuban Experience # 1

Here’s my take on this beautiful experience, as it appeared in Dance Beat May 2014 Download here: Cuban Experience I Dance Beat May 2014

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May 08, 2014
Who was Robert (Bobby) M. Medeiros?
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Who was Robert (Bobby) M. Medeiros?

Excerpts from Ballroom Icons    © Brigitt Mayer-Karakis England, beset with etiquette tenets and rules of conduct, and the U.S., the land of freedom of expression, each developed completely different Latin...

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October 21, 2013
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Who was Josephine Bradley MBE

Excerpts from Ballroom Icons © Brigitt Mayer-Karakis Josephine, “Jo” was affectiontely called the “first lady” of ballroom dancing. Those who were privileged to know her, remember her as one of...

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March 26, 2013
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The dance detectives

Alison Gallagher-Hughes hears from Brigitt Mayer-Karakis about the World Dance Council’s attempts to put history at our fingertips. Click the link below, to read the full article. The_Dance_Detectives

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November 09, 2012