Zouk QnA

I just found a practice partner. What Now ?

1) You need a place to practice. Ideally … 1a) The place is private, where you won’t be disturbed by anyone while practicing. Clubs and parties are not suitable for off-class sessions. 1b) You will have 20 sq. meters (215 sq. feet) of unobstructed dancing surface. 1c) The place has a mirror. If you don’t …

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Should I ask out a girl at my dancing Studio ?

Answers User TijoWasik Don’t ask her during a social or a class or anywhere near the dance studio. Your dancing relationship is different to any other relationship that may develop, and it may just be that you have dancing chemistry together – if that’s the case and you ask her in the context of the …

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Recommendations for Bigger Dance Heels

Answers User saratherunningsmile Burju is a fantastic dance shoe company that makes shoes in 12 US, but I would recommend doing their foot measurement process (they have a video on their website!) A little $$ but very worth it. Their brand ambassadors for heels are different genders, so I think this could work! User thebladeofink …

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Should I learn to To Lead or Follow First?

Question by User indigooo113 Hello! I am interested in learning Latin dancing both bachata and salsa (bc I play percussion in both) but I am a very dominant female and I do also date females. From maybe experience of female dancers, would it be better to learn to first lead or follow? Answers User dhit    …

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Where can I touch my Dance Partner ?

Question by User messi_818 I dance salsa and bachata casually, I just got an interesting exchange from a follow. “Well you don’t ever want to touch the lady in any parts except for her hands”. But there are many intricate movements and I’ve learned that you should always be touching to connect unless you want …

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I feel Intimidated and Embarrassed when I go out Social Dancing.

Question by rolled_up_rug Im 23 years old, and I recently started taking dance lessons in all sorts of styles in latin dance but my main dances are salsa and bachata, particularly salsa. I have never danced before in any capacity, and I am so insecure, embarrassed and ashamed of how I look and dance that it …

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Is it acceptable to go to dance clubs if you’re not single?

Question By User musiclovermina Been struggling to find ways to dance outside the classroom for years, and these opportunities are finally opening up to me after moving to a better area. Thing is, I just got into my first real relationship and he’s not a dancer. Is it okay to continue to partner dance in …

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What is Spotting and Why should you do it.

Question by User pavizla I want to communicate well to the follower. I’ve only done a few social dancing, but I’ve spotted followers starting with 1 hand/arm hold and her other arm is styling or flailing around. Other followers are moving side to side, or seem to want to break pattern. I’m not whining or …

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