Archive for the ‘Rumba’ Category

Arkady Bakenov & Rosa Filippello There is this cool song from 1982. “Down Under” sung by Men at Work. I’ve heard it so many times, and I love the song, but I never paid attention to its lyrics — until now. “Do you come from a land down under? Where women glow and men plunder? […]

Some guys are so lucky. It’s unfair. I mean they somehow get those gorgeous ladies. Am I talking about the film above(Pretty Maids All In A Row, 1975)? Huh? If you want to think so. That’s fine with me. But, really, I am talking about the Italiano guy. His name is Stefano. Yeah he is […]

Question — How Can I Improve My Rumba Dramatically in 7 Days (?) Answer — Sorry there is no way you can do it. Better Question —- Is There Any Possible Way To Improve Rumba However Long It May Take ? Answer —– Read below. Yes, I lied in the title. But, if you thought […]

“Rumba is —-A Vertical Expression of Horizontal Desire” —-(Recent Saying) Background: I met Allan & Vibeke a few years ago at a lecture they gave during a dance competition. When I observed Vibeke’s walk during her lecture, I realized I have not seen such beautiful walk ever (she was just giving lecture !). I became […]

Sergey Ryupin & Elena Khvorova Lady Gaga’s video is stirring up some controversy I heard. It’s not new they say. She is trying to be like Madonna, another says. Controversy is just another media tactic I hear. Music videos are filled with sensual depiction of exposed body parts, and explicitly sexual gestures of stars and […]

“Dancing with the feet is one thing, but dancing with the heart is another.” (by anonymous) It is such a pleasure to see some couple dancing beautifully. Kamil Studenny & Katya Trubina are 3 Time Canadian Amateur National Champions (

As a ballroom dancer, I am used to watching ballroom dance performances. However, when I watch some ballet performance, I am deeply moved by the beauty of the ballet art. Little did I realize how much elements of ballet are incorporated into the current ballroom dancing. Especially Latin American rumba dance has many open choreography […]