Category: Just for fun

Not necessarily dance-related, we just like it!

Dance with Moana

Moana, the strong-willed daughter of a chief of a Polynesian tribe, is chosen by the ocean itself to reunite a mystical relic with a goddess. When a blight strikes her island, Moana sets sail in search of Maui, a legendary demigod, in the hope of saving her people. Be inspired by the adventurous spirit of […]

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#MYDANCEHQ

We love seeing all the photos and videos you lot take in class and it’s a great way of sharing your Dance HQ experience so, next time you’re posting something, get on board with our new hashtag and let everyone see what Dance HQ means to you. Not only will you be able to search for […]

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DEAR SANTA,

I have been a very good dancer this year and plan on being even better next year with the help of these wonderful gifts…   A new leotard to make me feel my best in class A cosy wrap-over cardigan for those chilly winter mornings Some new shoes to help me point, tap, leap and […]

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DANCE BAG ESSENTIALS

When our tutors start teaching at Dance HQ, we like to ask them a few questions to help you get to know them better.  Our favourite question has to be ‘What are your dance bag essentials?’.   Jessica Arnold – Perfume & mints for all those pas-de-deux! Susan Elena – iPod, notebook, water & a […]

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TIME TO CELEBRATE!

We can’t quite believe it either, but next month, Dance HQ is celebrating its 5th Birthday! Yep, we’re 5 already.  How times flies. We’ll be opening our doors for a 1 day dance festival and we’re inviting you (and your friends) to come and join us.  We’ll have free class tasters from all your favourites, […]

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BACK TO SCHOOL

It’s been a few weeks since we returned from our summer holidays and we’re finally getting back into the swing of things, shaking off the cobwebs and stretching out those creaky limbs so, like any school kid preparing for the new term with a new pencil case and uniform, we thought we’d round up our […]

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Roll Up, Roll Up!

We’ve been keeping our summer show under wraps for long enough and the time has come to share with you our fantastic theme… (Drum roll please…) We’ve been getting creative with our fun circus theme and we’re sure you’re going to love the results so roll up, roll up The Big Top is in town […]

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A Day of Grace

We have been completely mesmerised by this video of Boston Ballet in action during rehearsals created by David Gifford and Adrian Dalca.  The film was shot from 2 angles in various speeds and really captures both the monotony and surpise that occurs on one particular day. Put the kettle on and enjoy… A Day of […]

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That Friday Feeling

Unfortunately, I can’t find any information about the dancers performing in this video, other than that they submitted it for an Azonto Dance competition. For the un-initiated (i.e. me, 20 minutes ago!) Azonto is a dance and music genre originating from Ghana.  The dance style features lots of small comical movements combined with lots of […]

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Swoon Lake!

Sorry, we know dance is very serious and should not be made fun of but when you see the pics of the latest cast of Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake you’ll know what we mean! We also have to congratulate our friend, Andy Macleman (or Mac as he was known to his friends at The Scottish […]

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