Joel and Clara Marasigan

Archive View: October, 2010

UBC Dance Club Advanced Class – Week 4
October 27th, 2010

ubcdanceclubLast night we had a double class of Ballroom at UBC, because Kyryl was out of town. Thanks to all the dancers for staying focused and continuing to learn over the full 2 hours. Maybe it was because I ended up turning the class into a fun competition between the guys and the girls, but nevertheless we sure got a lot done!


UBC Dance Club Advanced Class – Week 3
October 20th, 2010

ubcdanceclubThe advanced class is coming right along these days. The class as a whole is becoming more comfortable with their Waltz and Quickstep, and are for the most part implementing the technique talked about in class.


Get rid of the Nervousness and Tension of Being out of your Comfort Zone!
January 12th, 2010

competition_stockThrough this episode of practice in Florida, we heard our own words reverberating in our heads; instead of being directed towards our students, this time to ourselves. If you don’t have the experience of doing something on a regular basis, at the intensity that you expect to perform at, your confidence will not be strong enough to keep you at ease and to enable you to dance at your best. Inevitably, nervousness and tension will come into the mix and your performance will surely be diminished.