Lead or Follow? Why not Both?

Most partnered dances have a history of being split into lead/follow roles–one partner ‘leads’ the movement or initiates the direction of the dance, giving cues to the ‘follow’ who receives […]

Chicago Blues

“The blues are the roots. Everything else is the fruits” – Willie Dixon When you ask anyone if they’ve ever heard blues music, they instantly think about Chicago electric blues. They think […]

Social Dance Style Points

Bluetopia is a special event, because it seems to grow every month. There are new faces each time, and that is a wonderful thing. With new faces comes inexperienced dancers, […]

The August event was our second annual Soul Night. DJ’s for the event were Bob Bednarz, Susan Olson (all the way from Minneapolis), and Tom DeGroh (DJing for the first […]