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Recipe for How to Become a Good Dancer
September 3rd, 2015

recipe-575434_640Have you ever wondered how some people get to be such good dancers and others do not? What makes the good ones so successful?

 

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.

 

Re-igniting the Passion to Dance
April 19th, 2013

Loraine_JC.jpgWhat better way to re-ignite the passion inside of you than to spend a couple days with your lovely coach and mentor?… Joel and I were so fortunate to have Loraine come for a short visit to Vancouver this April. After having 2 full days packed with lessons, lectures and workshops, we are re-inspired again to dance from within, to search for the truth and to pass it on to our beloved students!… Loraine covered so many essential topics that included: usage of the tailbone, figure 8 hip action, foot pressure and foot propulsion, circling energy flow, …

 

Lindy Hop with Miles & Tessa!
October 2nd, 2012

IMG_6968.JPGThis past Sunday, the JC Dance Co Performance Team had an awesome workshop with Canadian Swing Champions, Miles Munroe & Tessa Cunningham. We learned a bunch of Lindy Hop moves and some cool lifts! Unfortunately, I was too busy being thrown in the air by Joel to take photos, so there are no compromising shots…

 

The Latest Addition to the Gala Ball
March 8th, 2012

So much of what dancers do these days is focused on either honing their technique or increasing their power and energy, with the unfortunate outcome being that artistry and emotion are rarely mentioned or worked on. Sport, sport, sport…stronger, higher, faster. We see this at all levels of dancing, whether it be at the syllabus level or the open amateur level.