Ability Test: Do You Have Dance Talent?

Are you more of a type that master dancing with natural ability or accumulated practice on top of another practice? If you ask me, I am more on the latter that overcame the impossible step one by one, turning it to possible and even easy eventually. That was my path.…

2 Things Beginner Dancers Should Start Doing Today

My dancing is not quite there. What can I do to improve? ~ Dance beginner ~ This type of questions is popular in the dance forum. I personally get this question often. People who have just started dancing are uneasy. Even if you take lessons, you cannot move like an instructor. It…

4 Bad Habits Every Dancer Goes Through

When you start dancing by yourself or practice dancing without a teacher, you'd better stop practicing. "You build funny habits!" I hear this saying often, but what about the reality? It is an important consideration. Everyone wants to start off right. Once you get used to the wrong…

Dancing Is Not Only for the Athletics

"Everyone who is good at dancing has natural athletes" Watching sharp amazing move of other dancers makes you feel inferior. It is tempting to think they must have natural talents for athletes. An average joe like me who is stiff all the way to the bones will never…

Dancing Needs No Embarrassment. Sure Way to Boost Your Confidence

Beginning of dancing life means different for everyone. You might be lucky to be athletic. But most people start out with unfit shape, little rhythmical sense, stiff body, etc. It is natural to feel embarrassing to practice in front of people. Every time people walk by, you might stop practicing,…

Dance Practice: How Much Do You Need to Become Good?

How long should I practice to become successful? It is a natural concern for anyone thinking of starting. In fact, if you are teaching dance or tell someone you dance, the questions close to this come out often. Of course, practice is essential and minimum requirement to get better. It…

The Best Place for Dancing Practice for Beginners

Where should I do dance practice? Speaking of street dance, there may be an image of dancers gathering in front of a office building or a station where there is a window mirror. That is what they do in the movie. But if you are starting out, where should you…

Is Learning to Dance Difficult or Easy?

"Is it easy to learn dancing?" I always receive this type of questions. That question always makes me enlightened that someone wants to learn dancing. But, my answer is never straight "YES, it's easy!" I imagined he wanted the encouraging push on his back, but still…