Tag Archive | street dance

Slapstick & Street Dance – Not So Distant Cousins

I’ve got an idea… it could be huge, so keep it secret… Let’s combine street dance and slapstick in a new artform called slapdancing. Maybe? Anyway… here are 3 areas where slapstick and street dance professionals can learn a lot from each other. NUMBER ONE: The Extremities Big shoes, wigs and white gloves? As Gok […]

Old moves never die… they just get reincorporated

This week I attended an eccentric dance workshop with Barry and Joan Grantham – authentic music hall performers who have shared a stage with Max Miller. Before I went I googled up a few eccentric dance videos to see what I was in for. “Wow… what the heck is this?” I thought. And not in […]