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Popdance Fit Class Raises Almost £1,000 for MIND

Popdance Creative Director, Lianne Holt, raised almost £1,000 for the charity, Mind. Lianne ran the online charity event for Mind, to raise awareness of the importance of movement and mental health. She taught a 30 minute Popdance Fit dance class via zoom on 20th Feb 2021 and invited participants to make a small donation to the [...]

2021-02-25T15:32:32+00:00By |Blog|0 Comments

Growing Through Dance Podcast

Growing Through Dance Podcast - hosted by Katherine-Lucy Bates As a lifelong dancer, teacher, arts educationist and facilitator of dance, I passionately believe that dance is for everyone, a natural reaction to being as the ability to form movement and express yourself is in all our bodies from birth. We can all harness our personal [...]

2021-02-22T15:01:47+00:00By |Blog|0 Comments

How To Do The Jerusalema Dance

When an Angolan dance troupe recorded themselves dancing to a hit South African house track by DJ Master KG and vocalist Nomcebo in February, they sparked a viral phenomenon that has since lapped the globe.https://youtu.be/CQlfqzzBJJMOur Popdance Partner, Emma Abel of Emma Louise's Dance Club, takes you through, step by step, how to do the Jerusalema [...]

2021-02-10T18:21:40+00:00By |Blog|0 Comments

Dance News Round Up – February 2021

Welcome to the February edition of the Dance News Round UpThis month we are sharing tons of online dance, fitness and yoga classes available through our Popdance Partners PLUS get your FREE Popdance Fit 15 minute session as well as hear news from and for dance teachers around the globe!From taking part in classes, events, workshops and performances for customers....To help, support [...]

2021-02-25T14:41:43+00:00By |Blog|0 Comments

Meet The Team – Lauren Ede – Hampshire

We love working with dance teachers across the globe - meet Lauren who is based in Hampshire in the UK What's your name and where are you in the world?Hi, I am Lauren Elizabeth and I live and work in Hampshire, UK.What kind of dance do you currently offer? I offer Popdance parties and workshops for [...]

2021-02-02T12:48:38+00:00By |Blog|0 Comments

Benefits of Dance for Mental Health

5 Simple Ways That Dance Can Help Your Child's Mental Health We all know that feel good music can really put a smile on our faces, but were you aware of all the other benefits of dance to not only our body and minds but our mental health? As part of Children's Mental Health Awareness week, [...]

2021-02-01T14:27:33+00:00By |Blog|0 Comments

Meet The Team – Nicole Ricardo

My name is Nicole Ricardo and I live in Holloway, London, United Kingdom. I currently offer Zumba Fitness, STRONG Nation, Flashmob Fit, ThinkFit, ThinkFit Kids, Kids Musical Theatre, Drama lessons/feedback, Popdance Parties, Bridal showers, Corporate Events and workshops. Various styles of dance were a part of my performing arts studies at The Waterfront Theatre College [...]

2021-01-25T16:25:47+00:00By |Blog|0 Comments

A Love Story

It really is! Being a child of the 80s, and an avid pop music fan, I just had to buy this book. I've no idea how I missed any of the publicity for it and the pre-orders, but when I walked past it in WHSmiths I just had to buy it. When I was a [...]

2021-01-11T18:32:40+00:00By |Blog|0 Comments

Dance News Round Up – January 2021

Happy New Year and welcome to the latest edition of the Dance News Round Up. From taking part in classes, events, workshops and performances... To help, support and providing jobs for dance teachers, dance and performing arts schools This is where it all comes together! Wishing you a prosperous and healthy 2021! Brought to you [...]

2021-01-07T14:34:50+00:00By |Blog|0 Comments

Meet the Team Ciara Hodgkiss

Name: Ciara Hodgkiss from Hitchin Hertfordshire. Dance I Offer: Popdance Parties, Workshops, Kids Camps. I am also into fitness and have previously taught Popdance fit. What got me into dance: I started dancing at the age of 6 at Dance Steps Academy in Letchworth where I did exams in ISTD Tap and Modern. I performed [...]

2020-12-24T12:10:15+00:00By |Blog|0 Comments