By Edie, The Salsa FREAK!!
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I was working with a small group of students the other day, and was getting two of the guys to show me a really cool move called the â€œS – Moveâ€œ. It is a very simple, but FANTASTIC-feeling move that can really get screwed up if you donâ€t lead it correctly. (more…)
The Controversy of Ladies Styling Classes taught by a Born-Again Christian, Edie, The Salsa FREAK:
“Edie, how can you teach Sexy Ladies Styling if you’re a Christian???”
I often tell my fellow Christian sisters about the beautiful story of Esther in the Bible.
If my religious sisters have a problem with looking attractive, or learning female styling techniques to make them look more attractive on the dance floor, I am here to remind them that -> (more…)
Ladies, Let’s Start a Revolution!
by Edie, The Salsa FREAK
After giving a small women’s styling workshop to a group of four women in Mountainview, CA, I’ve come to realize that knowing how to walk, sit, stand, and dance “sensually” is not something most of us were born with. If we’ve never had ballet training growing up, and unless we have role models, we basically fumble around out there on the dancefloor and “try” to look good, with very little luck. It’s not until we’ve seen a TRAINED dancer walk in the room, or on television that we realize we’re missing “something” in our own dancing. (more…)
by Edie, The Salsa FREAK!!
I learned long ago, never to wrestle with a pig. You get dirty, and besides, the pig likes it.
– George Bernard Shaw
Do you think there is a difference between what you do and what you normally see from people with ballroom dance training (especially on shows like Dancing with the Stars, etc.)? If so, how would you explain that difference? (more…)
My Most Memorable Competition
– By Edie, The Salsa FREAK!!
From downstairs in the basement of the Mayan Nightclub in Los Angeles, you can faintly hear the music upstairs, muffled, but still loud and electrifying. You feel the distant pulse of the music run through your body and magically into your heart. You’re with all the other competitors now. You look at the number you’ve drawn from that jar. It’s the number you were destined to have – the order in which (more…)