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Transition Express Workshop, December 28th - Leamington Spa (2.00-6.00pm)

A workshop led by Morris and Judith Rodham, to help transition and transform your social dancing as a lead or follow, becoming more expressive and in alignment with the musical qualities of any music played in modern jive, blues and/or expressive venues. Content: Key ingredients which make social dancers popular on the dance floor! Recognising the musical patterns in 99% of the music played at any venue! How to listen to and respond to what is REALLY going on in the music! How to lead and follow in response to slower, ‘expressive’, challenging, and more complex music. Practising with some popular ‘expressive’ dancers who will help you with your expressive transition!

iDance and MJ-ive December Workshops

Our workshops are dynamic, intensive weekend workshops designed to fast track your dancing to the next level.

Leans, Dips and Drops Workshop Workshop, December 29th - Leamington Spa

(2.00-6.00pm)

A workshop led by Morris and Judith Rodham, which will help you lead and follow leans, dips and drops safely and stylishly. Content: Key safety factors in leading and following leans, dips and drops. A selection of stylish leans, dips and drops, becoming more complex as the workshop progresses. Knowing when leans, dips and drops fit the music, and when they don’t! Practice. Please note: Attendance at the ‘Transition’ workshop on Saturday 28th Dec will be a great advantage to assist your learning at this workshop! Leans, dips and drops require strength in the core, back, legs and arms. This workshop is not suitable for anyone carrying injuries in these areas, or for follows who are not able to hold their own weight when leaning back on one leg. Please be sensible! The workshops will take place at St Paul's School, Upper Holly Walk, Leamington Spa, CV32 4JZ. The price of each workshop is £15 per person, and each workshop will be limited to 20 couples. Places on the workshop can be booked individually and we will ensure the workshops are gender balanced. Places on the workshops can be booked at any iDance venue or contact Morris Rodham on 07774 296652 (mjive.walk.dance@gmail.com) or Ian Selby on 07968 583028 (ian.selby@i-dance.co.uk) for further information.
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Transition Express Workshop, December 28th - Leamington Spa (2.00-6.00pm) A workshop led by Morris and Judith Rodham, to help transition and transform your social dancing as a lead or follow, becoming more expressive and in alignment with the musical qualities of any music played in modern jive, blues and/or expressive venues.    Content: Key ingredients which make social dancers popular on the dance floor!    Recognising the musical patterns in 99% of the music played at any venue!  How to listen to and respond to what is REALLY going on in the music!  How to lead and follow in response to slower, ‘expressive’, challenging, and more complex music.  Practising with some popular ‘expressive’ dancers who will help you with your expressive transition!

iDance and MJ-ive Workshops

Leans, Dips and Drops Workshop Workshop,

December 29th - Leamington Spa (2.00-6.00pm)

A workshop led by Morris and Judith Rodham, which will help you lead and follow leans, dips and drops safely and stylishly. Content: Key safety factors in leading and following leans, dips and drops. A selection of stylish leans, dips and drops, becoming more complex as the workshop progresses. Knowing when leans, dips and drops fit the music, and when they don’t! Practise. Leans, dips and drops require strength in the core, back, legs and arms. This workshop is not suitable for anyone carrying injuries in these areas, or for follows who are not able to hold their own weight when leaning back on one leg. Please be sensible! Workshops will take place at St Paul's School, Upper Holly Walk, Leamington Spa, CV32 4JZ. Each workshop costs £15 per person, and will be limited to approximately 20 couples. Places on the workshop can be booked individually and we will ensure the workshops are gender balanced. Places can be booked at any iDance venue or contact Morris Rodham on 07774 296652 mjive.walk.dance@gmail.com) or Ian Selby on 07968 583028 (ian.selby@i-dance.co.uk) for further information.