ZoukSide Down – A journey with Brazilian Zouk

A personal blog aimed at contributing, and paying homage, to the most sensual, beautiful dance of Brazil.

“The Journey of a Dancer” Series – 4 – Becoming a Graceful Follower – 2 – A Follower’s Active Qualities

“In the dance of leaders and followers we change roles throughout our lives, but dance always as a strong partner” — Ira Chaleff, in his book “The Courageous Follower” In … Continue reading

May 18, 2014 · 1 Comment

“The Journey of a Dancer” Series – 3 – Becoming a Graceful Follower – 1 – A Follower’s Passive Qualities

If we had to separate following skills into 2 main categories, I suppose that these would be the following: Passive Qualities Active Qualities The active qualities are not necessary for the Follower to follow. … Continue reading

May 13, 2014 · 1 Comment

7 ways to improve your connection while dancing

Or the follow-up to “What the very first thing you do when you start dancing with a girl says about you…”  “The best hug is that spell, when you feel … Continue reading

March 21, 2014 · 1 Comment