Tag: Education

Guide To Basic Floorcraft

The Swungover* Guide to Basic Floorcraft (swing dance)
Video of the Week #004

The dance floor can sometimes get a little crowded so it's always a good idea to be aware of the other dancers and how much space you have / can take up and how you can try and "minimise" bumping into people.

Here's a great video from the guys at Swungover (Bobby White & Annabel Truesdell Quisao) with some really useful tips on floorcraft. Music is by the Mint Julep Jazz Band.

The 1920s Dance Phenomenon

The 1920s Dance Phenomenon that Broke the Race Barrier
Video of the Week #003

A great video compilation from Timeline News, a broadcasting and media production company.

"It didn't matter if you were white, black, green, whatever, as long as you could dance." - Frankie Manning, Whitey's Lindy Hoppers.

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