The WDC Education department is proud to announce that Legendary Ballroom expert Charlotte Jorgensen will join the department in our efforts to inspire, stimulate and promote excellence in education for the World Dance Council and Amateur League (WDC and AL) community. Charlotte’s outstanding achievement: World Professional Standard Finalist British Open Professional Standard Finalist European Professional […]
Alex Moore possessed talents that made him known as “the Pope of ballroom dancing.” A great communicator with an analytical mind and photographic memory, he used those skills to analyze movement, put his findings on paper and communicate them to the dance-world in his monthly newsletter, Monthly Letter Service (MLS).
This article first appeared in a series called Perfect 10 in Dance Today (www.dance-today.co.uk) It’s a dance that has constantly evolved amidst a tussle of tradition, authenticity and innovation. Like most of its Latin brethren, the rumba emanated from Cuban origins, which fused together the African rhythms and Spanish influences of its inhabitants. But France was to […]