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  1. Swing shift

    Posted Aug 28th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the 24-year-old now finds himself sought out as one of the capital's top swing dancers and instructors. 'If you ask Chinese guys to dance, the immediate reaction from most would be 'no'. It's OK to disco, but if you ask them to take up social dance, they'll think it's not their thing,' says Zeng. Although salsa, tango and other ballroom genres ...

  2. Forget swinging on pitch, Gough's strictly ballroom

    Posted Sep 29th 2005, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Darren Gough was supposed to lead England at the Hong Kong Sixes next month. But Gough has pulled out as he has better things to do- ballroom dancing. 'We believed ... from England say that Gough will be swapping his boots for dancing shoes to take part in the popular BBC television show Strictly Come Dancing, which feature celebrity contestants who will have ...

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    Spirit of the century waltzes on in Berlin ballroom

    Posted Sep 01st 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Berlin's most legendary dance hall is also among its most unlikely success stories. As Claerchens Ballhaus (Claerchen's Ballroom) prepares to celebrate its centenary this month, the venue ... for the anniversary, Berlin Dances at Claerchen's Ballroom. Combing through the building from the basement to the attic, Kiesow uncovered decades of relics including love letters, sepia photos and even ...

  4. Detours: Fuxing Park

    Posted Oct 15th 2008, 12:00am by Kevin Moloney

    ... They fill the pathways with their well-rehearsed dance routines as they move skilfully, en masse, to each ballroom melody. In the absence of a dance partner, one old man grasps a wooden chair. ... Their vocals are loud and harmonious as they sing to the accompaniment of two accordion players. They're far enough away from the ballroom dancers not to interfere and close enough for a group ...

  5. letters

    Posted Sep 10th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... convenient- not allow them to become an all-consuming part of our lives. Anita Li Discover the joys of Latin dance I recently discovered the joys of Latin dancing, which I recommend as a good exercise. There are many varieties of Latin dance. My favourites are the cha cha, rumba, samba, jive and paso doble. Each form of Latin dance has its own style. The cha cha is a swift- footed ...

  6. Ballroom glitz

    Posted Mar 26th 2006, 12:00am by David Evans

    ... restaurants across the territory and a number of new, dedicated venues, Li Hua has transformed itself into a Latin- and ballroom-dancing spot complete with mirror ball and piped music. ... but the dancing is more structured and orderly. Couples follow standard ballroom steps gracefully and, despite the lack of room, there is little jostling. With a cover charge of $55, the punters ...

  7. Social diva in ballroom spin

    Posted Nov 04th 2005, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... Kong's Habitat For Humanity Benefit Committee. Tonight at the Four Seasons Hotel, Kuok will make her debut as a ballroom dancer in part of the entertainment arranged for the group's gala dinner. However, don't expect Kuok to be nervous taking the stage for a cha-cha and rumba with her dance tutor, Roberto Massa. 'I am feeling very good for the moment,' she says. ...

  8. Young dancers aim for the top

    Posted Nov 19th 2009, 12:00am by Sunny Tse

    ... Sunny Tse Twelve year-old Latin dance champions Vivien Heung Wing-yan and Alex Chan Kwun-lung, both from Pok Oi Hospital Tang Pui King Memorial College, are mature for their tender age. ... One students but, when they take to the stage and dance, you can see commitment and devotion in their eyes. Both started dancing to success for the most ordinary of reasons. She loved dancing ...

  9. A few missteps but a lot of fun

    Posted Dec 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the calories they consume in crisps, chocolate bars and doughnuts. I believe it's down to the many hours spent on the dance floor. With this in mind, and because it is the festive season, I thought to kill three birds with one stone: keep fit, have fun and learn a few Latino dance moves- by reviewing a dance fitness app. Unfortunately, the free 'lite' version of the app ...

  10. Strictly ballroom

    Posted Oct 28th 2005, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun The entertainment at Crabtree & Evelyn's ball to mark its 20th anniversary in Hong Kong was strictly ballroom- with the flair of champion Latin dancers Bryan and Carmen ... also invited actress Christy Chung Lai-tai,now based in Beijing, who performed a hot Latin dance number in a sexy little black dress. Chairman Dato Lee Oi Hian and chief executive Rob ...




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