Dancing is the loftiest, the most moving, the most beautiful of the arts, because it is not mere translation or abstraction from life; it is life itself.
Why take up ballroom dancing?
There’s a reason why ballroom dancing is just as popular today as when it began. While some like it because of its nostalgic reminders of pure, uncomplicated, joyful times, most people like ballroom dancing for other reasons. It’s one of the best ways to stay in shape. It has been proven as one of the strongest ways to keep your mind active and healthy in an age when millions worry about the effects of an aging mind. And it’s a great way to get out and meet all kinds of interesting people.
To provide an open forum for independent dance teachers, pro/am couples, amateur couples and individual dancers to work, grow and enhance the community through the performing arts.
We should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once.
- Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
There are short-cuts to happiness, and dancing is one of them.
- Vicki Baum
We’re fools whether we dance or not, so we might as well dance.