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.
Twilight Yoga Series Begins Feb. 17
Stretch and Tone With Yoga Series Imagine a stronger, more flexible body — and a relaxed mind. You can make it happen at the Twilight Yoga Series, Feb. 17-24. The class will be held every Monday at 8:45 p.m. for six weeks at Fred Astaire Willoughby. This series is for all […]
Dance Lessons Are A Great Valentine’s Day Gift Idea!
SURPRISE YOUR SWEETHEART WITH DANCE LESSONS Are you looking for a great Valentine’s Day gift idea? Something different than the usual flowers and chocolates (not that there’s ANYTHING wrong with those wonderful things). Try ballroom dance lessons. You and your favorite person can learn to salsa, swing, foxtrot — or maybe try a fiery […]