Zouk QnA

What are the Social Dance Rules and Regulations ?

Question by by cheesewings I’m a beginner and I would like to know what are the main rules when it comes to socials. For example, why most people don’t dance with the same partner twice in a row Why not consume any alcohol during socials? Answers User obubaley You can dance with the same partner if …

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Why do you Social Dance ?

Question by User netflixychilaquiles Hey all! Long-time bachatero here. I’ve been dancing bachata for over a year now and I’ve had an amazing experience learning and improving my moves. Recently, though, I’ve somewhat lost my spark. I find it difficult to think of my purpose for dancing. It’s really important for me to have a …

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Recommendation for Dance Shoes?

Answers User Troutpasta  Jazz shoes like these ones from amazon… https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00AMPY1NK/ref=oh_aui_search_detailpage?ie=UTF8&psc=1​ Or you can buy suede stick ons and put them on your regular street shoes http://www.soles2dance.com/​ I’m not fond of high heels, especially for congresses… I’d rather not torture myself! But some people do wear them so do whatever is comfortable! User Hnmr Hey. Followers can …

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Social media’s influences on the dance scene

Question By User dwkfym I used to be in an industry where performance pedigree and other concrete measures of product desirability existed. I left it around 2013 just when online marketing was getting big. Apparently, today, there are a ton of sub-par products that are very popular due to how it is presented on facebook, youtube, …

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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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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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