ZoukSide Down – A journey with Brazilian Zouk

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

Don’t Expect Great Dances

Most of us dance because we enjoy it. It is enjoyment quite unlike anything else; at the highest levels we feel profoundly connected to our partner, as one with the … Continue reading

June 15, 2015 · 2 Comments

Two types of Flow in social dancing – The Creative Flow & The Symbiotic Flow

Ever felt the magic of zouk? I have been talking with some friends about the Flow we sometimes feel when dancing zouk. First, there are many ways to describe a Flow state and I … Continue reading

July 7, 2014 · 3 Comments

What the very first thing you do when you start dancing with a girl says about you…

I’m sure most of you will have heard of the first hug when one starts dancing. Some of you may not have heard about it at all. Some of you … Continue reading

March 20, 2014 · 8 Comments