Brazilian Zouk is a relatively new dance compared to some. For instance, the Cha Cha Cha has been around since the 1950’s. That’s almost 70 years. Lindy Hop has been around for almost 90 years! Zouk is just a baby in comparison. It has only been around for 20-30 years. Right now, Zouk has a following in most major cities across the US, especially on the coasts. As it is getting more popular, it is being added to the roster at major dance festivals around the world.
Notice how I didn’t say, “4 reasons why you should dance Zouk”? Those types of lists usually address the non-dancer. With this blog I want to talk to the people who already dance. You already know that dancing is good for you. I don’t need to tell you that. I’m going to share with you why I Zouk and why I think you should too. Chances are if you haven’t heard of this new-ish dance,
We just finished our annual Holiday Showcase and we couldn’t be more proud of our Spotlight Ballroom family! Each and every student and teacher worked hard to create and perform a unique piece that showcased so many dances.
The love from the crowd was absolutely insane and their cheering and support for the dancers shows just how much the community at large loves the Spotlight Ballroom. The show was so popular that we had to had almost 50 seats to each show.