The Polka, coming from Bohemia in the 1800s, has an unforgettable rhythm – da-da-dum, da-da-dum. The name is Czech for “half-step,” much used in the dance. The Polka is danced in pairs either face-to-face or standing side-by-side. Polka music has a 2/4 beat and is notable for its happy sound. The Polka has consistently remained a very popular dance worldwide.
Parties, Free Dance Lessons, Games & More this June!
Fred Astaire Dance Studios Presents… Festival 2015! June 1-19 Join us during our celebrations of Festival! We will be throwing wild themed dinner parties, giving away FREE dance lessons, and playing a surprise game where you can win big! What is a Festival Party? Our studio has parties every Friday, right? But […]
Ballroom Dance Lessons And Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas Go Together!
Ballroom Dance Lessons Are A Great Valentine’s Day Gift Idea Ballroom dance lessons make the perfect Valentine’s Day Gift. What could be more romantic than dancing cheek-to-cheek? You can learn all the most popular social dances — from sexy slow dances to fun and fast ones. Right now, Fred Astaire Willoughby has an […]