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Ways to gently but firmly scold a guy for getting too close?

Question by User dalnorflying I’m a new dancer and sometimes they take advantage of me and I don’t know what to say or do. How do I show them that I’m not as naive as I seem and that I know exactly what they are doing? Answers User andrewingram  When you say “too close” what …

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How to use bachata skills for party dancing / Transpose Bachata into Clubs

Question by Users BuahahaXD & TruthSeekaaaaa I’d like to use what I’ve learn in bachata (also in Salsa and Kizomba) to dance at local clubs where pop, disco and commercial music are play. Is that possible in some way? I also want to be able to dance on regular parties with different music styles (e.g. …

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What are The names of the Beginner Moves and patterns for Brazilian Zouk?

Question by User maoMeow14 I’m fairly new to this and was trying to make a list of the different beginners moves so I can remember their names and hopefully their actions by doing so. Can anyone point me to a list if not start one here? Answers User Yoy0YO – Basic (passo basico) – Lateral …

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Describe the Kizomba/ Urban Kiz scene in your city.

Answers User TroyBurnett Great Instructors, almost daily classes in several different locations, at least one weekly social dance, sometimes more. Chicago User LastDanz  Sevilla (North Africa) Most of instructors teach traditional kizomba “or something like that”; excepting one of them (J.M.Campos, based on Studio 5, 6, 7), who is an enthusiastic urban-kizzer 🙂 Socials.. excepting …

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How do follows prevent neck injury In Brazilian Zouk?

Answers User mattsl The short answer is technique and respect. Any half decent instructor who teaches head motion will start with techniques for safety. Anyone who doesn’t have some idea of good safety practices shouldn’t be attempting head motion. A follow has to care enough about herself to refuse to do something that she doesn’t …

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