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4 Ballroom Dance Co-op Facilitating DANCE – MUSIC – OPERATIONS – HISTORY
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Come and join in – Ballroom dance for every age and every stage…..
An activity that can be enjoyed throughout your life at many levels:
If you are seeking social dancing in a friendly atmosphere
If you enjoy ordered events like Social sequenced dances
Old Time, our own Aussie New Vogue, Competitive, Freestyle or Sequenced
If you are looking for exercise that makes you smile
If you supply the Ballroom community
Are a “like-minded” entity
If you are athletic and looking for competition or Sports prowess
Aged from 5 – 105 or other 🙂
There is a sector or club within the Co-op that will allow you to flourish regardless of ability.
(definition) The term ‘ballroom dancing’ is derived from the word ball which in turn originates from the Latin word ballare which means ‘to dance’ (a ball-room being a large room specially designed for such dances) and has since its earliest recording in the 16th Century referred to social “partnered-coordinated” dancing. Because of its performance and entertainment aspects, ballroom dance is also widely enjoyed on stage, film, and television. In modern times encompasses Sport and has been elevated as a sport included in the Olympics
There are numerous historical dances, and local or national dances. Sequence dancing, in pairs or other formations, remains a popular style of ballroom dance.
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