Joel and Clara Marasigan
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Dance to Conquer Cancer
March 1st, 2015

JC Dance Co. is an official training partner for the Workout to Conquer Cancer.  We are renaming it “Dance to Conquer Cancer”, as that’s just what we do!  For the next couple months until the end of April, we will be swinging, turning and pivoting our way to help raise money for the cause.   [...] Continue Reading…

 

Vancouver Challenge Cup 2015
February 11th, 2015

Wow! Vancouver Challenge Cup 2015 was a great success! It was a lot of hard work with many sleepless nights, but in the end it was all worth it. It’s such a great feeling to have produced an event that puts smiles on people’s faces and celebrates the spirit of what we are so passionate about… ballroom dancing. :)
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Happy New Year!
January 10th, 2015

Yes, it’s January 10th and the title of my blog is Happy New Year! This is what life has become in the Marasigan household… I for one, always seem to be running late (and I mean, literally running!), as I chase after life (and my children) as it passes me by. [...] Continue Reading…

 

Snowball Classic
November 25th, 2014

Photo courtesy of David Marasigan Photography

The Snowball Classic. The biggest competition of the year here in Vancouver. Starting out back in 1987 (I believe) by a committee headed by now Professionals, Calvin Lee & Andy Wong, it has been organized year after year by DanceSport BC (formerly known as the BC Amateur DanceSport Association). [...] Continue Reading…

 

Ballet versus Ballroom Training Approach
August 26th, 2014

Everyone knows that ballet is a very technically demanding form of dance. The strength, balance, flexibility and precision required to dance ballet is quintessential. No one would argue that fact. However, in ballroom dancing, for whatever reason, the strength, balance and flexibility that all dancers admire and respect, seem to fall by the wayside and the focus is more on learning steps and routines.  [...] Why don’t ballroom dancers do what ballet dancers do to excel at their craft? [...] Continue Reading…