Social Dancing

Social Dancing: A Fun Way to Make Friends

Social Dancing: A Fun Way to Make Friends

There are several periods of time in a person's life when meeting new people is necessary. Maybe you've recently moved to the area and haven't met many people yet, or perhaps your closest friends recently relocated. In the age of technology, when everyone is glued to their phones and most conversations happen over email and text, it can be difficult for someone to take a chance and say hello.  

A Few Fun Flavors of Social Dancing

A Few Fun Flavors of Social Dancing

As humans, we are naturally social creatures. However, in our modern technological society, it can seem as if we are becoming more disconnected from one another. An awesome fun way for people to get away from the desk and meet people is through social dancing. Like every amazing experience, there are a variety of social dances to choose from. Here are just a few

According to Recent Study, Good Female Dancing Is About the Hips

According to Recent Study, Good Female Dancing Is About the Hips

In a study published earlier this year in Scientific Reports, it was determined that the swaying of the hips was a huge factor in determining good female dancing. For the study, 39 women were filmed dancing. The women's images were then turned into avatars, so people would not be distracted by

Tired of Online Dating? Try Social Dancing Instead!

Tired of Online Dating? Try Social Dancing Instead!

It's an online world, and today's singles are expected to navigate it in order to find love. But what if you're the old-fashioned type who prefers to meet a partner face to face? Or what if online dating just isn't working for you? Social dance might be the right answer

Five reasons to love social dancing

Five reasons to love social dancing

Social dancing is usually enjoyed by couples, groups or individuals. It's not a set type of dance, and it's practiced, for example, by dancing solo at a dance club or dancing with a partner in a ballroom class. Dancing is good for the mind and the body and the best part...it's fun!

Self-Conscious About Social Dancing? Dance Lessons Can Help!

Self-Conscious About Social Dancing? Dance Lessons Can Help!

Have you always been the wallflower at every dance and event? Have you always wondered how all of your friends had the nerve to get out and dance? Have you always wished that you were one of the ones on the dance floor, having a ball, but you just felt too nervous to get out there?

Social Dance On-Screen: Things Could Have Been Different

If you are a fan of dancing and movies from the mid-1900s, chances are you have heard of Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers. They did not start out as a dancing pair, though.

Lincoln Center's Midsummer Night Swing Revives and Reinvents a Ballroom Dancing Favorite

This past week, tickets officially went on sale for Lincoln Center’s annual Midsummer Night Swing.  Every year, dancers from across the country travel to Manhattan to take part in this dance celebration that includes workshops, performances and, of course, multiple chances to dance the night away.

Dance - No Excuses!

Why is it that most people quit exercising?   For every excuse, we'll give you a reason why dancing is the answer.  

  • First thing: Time.  There's not enough of it.  How is it possible to squeeze another thing into an already over-extended schedule?...

Social Dancing in Marlboro, NJ Pays Homage to Past Art Forms

Even though the exact origins of dance have been lost to time, humanity's celebrations, relationships, hopes, and even fears have been immortalized in this highly kinesthetic art form. Unlike paint, marble, or clay though, dance is one of the few artistic forms that creates its expression from living individuals.

Wedding Dance Lessons - Are You Up To Date?

Your daughter is getting married this spring!!!

You know, as her Father, you will be expected to dance with her and right after her big dance, with her new Husband. Can you stack up?

You may want to get in a few wedding dance lessons, at Quick Quick Slow Ballroom Dance Studio, just to be sure you're as light on your feet as you used to be!

Social Dancing in Marlboro, New Jersey

2014 is bringing us some of the coldest weather to hit this region in almost 20 years. If you're finding it too cold (and slippery) to walk, jog, or ride your bicycle for exercise, The Quick, Quick Slow Ballroom Dance Studio provides social dancing in Marlboro, NJ. Our studio is warm and our spicy blend of Rumba, Salsa and Merengue music will leave you feeling like you are in a tropical paradise instead of a frozen wasteland.

Lessons in Ballroom Dancing - A Great Winter Activity

Welcome to mid-October. The days are getting shorter... Daytime temperatures are getting lower... Nighttime temperatures? Well, I don't even want to go there. Autumn is definitely here, and Winter is nipping at its heels.

The question is; how will New Jerseyans pass the time during those days when they're not enjoying turkey, giving and receiving gifts, or

Let's Get Social with Ballroom Dancing

Have you gone into a business lately, and felt the hustle and bustle of modern life. Everything is hurried, no time for social graces, conversation, touching, or even real human interaction. Fast food for dinner, atms, automated phone calls, chat roulette, internet dating...

 And what about dancing? The Harlem Shake? Gangnam Style? Twerking? Somehow it

Make Ballroom Dancing Lessons FUN

Do you have a wedding or special occassion coming up?  Are you looking to learn a new dance or to simply exercise in a fun, energizing way?  Ballroom Dancing Lessons may be just what you've been looking for!

Social Ballroom Dancing For The Body, Mind, and Spirit

Have you ever wanted to learn to waltz, salsa, tango, or swing? Do you think you have two left feet? Do you feel afraid or embarrassed that you are just not that good enough? Believe it or not everyone can dance

Dance Lessons: A Successful First Date

Following the unimpressive dating scenes, it is no wonder why many people are claiming that "dating is overrated." When you have been in the house watching movies all week, going to the movies to watch another may not be a suitable date; neither is going out to eat when you love to cook and you are able to entice your date with an extraordinary meal. So what are some ideas that you can come up with