Musicality! “People hear what they see”

Musicality: • awareness of music and rhythm, esp. in dance: the audition panel was looking for coordination, musicality, and flexibility. Consider that musicality is an overall sensation or perception. The above definition implies the connection-coordination of something visual as one is experiencing sound. Actions produced with specific rhythms hopefully make a pleasing audio-visual experience for…

“BALLROOMOLOGY” ™

Bonnie Diaz proudly presents: “BALLROOMOLOGY” ™ The Study of Ballroom Dance. Embracing three categories. Body Mind and Spirit. For many years I have been researching and trying to come up with a practical system to learn and teach Ballroom Dance from beginner to professional. The universe has sent me a variety of clientele to work…

Class Will Tell

An interesting thing happens when people learn to Ballroom Dance. Whether they want to or not they are exposed to correct social behavior. And I might add it is a lovely process to observe and it is usually fool proof. Not all people may comply at all times. I always remember my Mom whispering in…

Cross Train Your Core

I am an accomplished, dancer, choreographer, coach etc…residing in NYC for the past thirty years who has been on a fifteen year hiatus from the competitive ballroom dance world. I retired from the circuit in 1995 after a very successful career. Becoming the first world champion for the United States, United States Ten Dance Representative…