Southern Blues


This Edition:


Nov. 2016


International teachers seen booking flights to Australia

The Blueshout 2014 All Star Strictly

Rumours have been confirmed that Southern Blues will again augment its signature social scene with a full day of workshops. Inside sources have confirmed that a duo of international teachers are preparing a curriculum of four workshops to teach across Saturday 5th November that will be suitable for blues dancers of all levels.

The teachers have over 30 years combined experience in dancing. One has over 18 years of training in partner dancing, with an MFA in dance and has performed and competed around the world. At home, in NYC, she shares her love of Blues as the Director of Blues Dance New York and her event Nocturne Blues. The other also has a varied background of over 15 years of dancing, with championships in Blues and West Coast Swing, and experience in Argentine Tango and various Swing styles.

The teachers’ approach to blues is contextual and holistic, translating into encouraging individual artistry whilst paying close attention to connection, technique and historical references. They also specializes in the power of connection and the musicality between partners. Together they form a formidable teaching partnership that is sure to stretch and inspire the Southern Blues scene.