Dancing

Return of the Mack

Samantha Walsh | Posted 11.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Samantha Walsh

Working in the beauty industry in London in the late nineties and early noughties was a close-knit, glamorous affair. I use the word 'affair' partly b...

Closing Down Fabric Is Not The Answer To The Rising Number Of Club Drug Casualties

Harry Shapiro | Posted 08.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Harry Shapiro

f you also involved the Local Government Association and the sympathetic chief constables that do exist, this could fund more drug workers on the ground, roll out more drug testing, pay for targeted and credible social marketing campaigns and so on. This is not about condoning drug use, it's about trying to reduce harm and save lives and it has to be better to give it a whirl than imagine you can deal with drug incidents simply by shutting the door.

Elderly Couple Light Up The Dance Floor To 'Uptown Funk'

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 08.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

An elderly couple have captured hearts across the internet with their fancy footwork on the dance floor. Footage of the pair dancing to Bruno Mars’ ...

The Ultimate Moments of Joy Playlist To Soundtrack Your Kids' Summer

Tamsin Kelly | Posted 19.08.2016 | UK Parents

Our favourite songs trigger happy memories. Dancing at weddings with electric in the air, singing along with our parents in the car as kids and unforg...

These Dancers With Disabilities Are Recreating Famous Dance Moments

The Huffington Post | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 11.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A group of dancers with disabilities is taking part in a photography exhibition to prove anyone can dance - and to encourage others to say “yes I ca...

Groom Surprises Bride With Amazing First Dance... That Doesn't Include Her

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 08.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The first dance is always a memorable moment for newlyweds, but this bride will never forget the moment her husband took to the dance floor. Hunter He...

Man Dances Far Too Energetically At Wedding, We All Know What Happens Next

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 26.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When it comes to wedding discos, we can all get a little too excited by the prospect of a good boogie. This guy, who was caught on camera at his cousi...

This Is A Different Kind Of Ballet Class

The Huffington Post | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 22.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A grandmother and ex-professional dancer who gave up ballet for decades has started up classes for a new generation - over 60. Claire Tracey, 54, was ...

Pub Landlord Dancing Around The Beer Garden In His Pants Will Get You Ready For The Summer

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 10.06.2016 | UK Comedy

Summer is on the way, and assistant pub manager Nathan Swift is definitely happy about it. The James Figg pub in Thame posted a video on Facebook of S...

Zumba

Ruebi Bailey | Posted 05.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Ruebi Bailey

I could hardly say no to this Zumba class given that my bestie (and fabulous Pole Dancing partner) S was teaching it ... If I had said no, chances are she would have dragged me there kicking and screaming regardless of whether or not I happened to be wearing kitty pyjamas at the time.

Toddlers Teach James Corden How To Dance

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 26.02.2016 | UK Parents

James Corden and Jenna Dewan Tatum faced the "harshest" and "toughest" group of choreographers for their latest dance segment of the The Late Late Sho...

This Pair's Tap Dance Performance Is Insane

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 11.02.2016 | UK Parents

A young boy and a professional dancer put on a show-stopping performance with their impressive tap routine. Justin M. Lewis, known for his incredib...

Beyoncé's 'Single Ladies' Dance Works Surprisingly Well When Set To 'Here Comes Santa Claus'

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 18.12.2015 | UK Comedy

If this doesn't get all you single ladies (geddit?) into the Christmas spirit, nothing will! Comedy writer and musician Andrea Mann had the idea to...

Elderly People Dancing To Missy Elliott's New Song Is The Uplift You Need Today

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.11.2015 | UK Comedy

The news is full of horror at the moment, so we thought it'd be nice to take a step back and remember some of the happiness in the world. (Created ...

There's Strictly No Excuse - Take to the Floor and Get Dancing!

Arlene Phillips | Posted 11.11.2016 | UK Entertainment
Arlene Phillips

I love dance because its great fun, keeps you fit and boosts your confidence. I love it when people tell me how much they are inspired by seeing dance programmes on TV, and in fact new research shows that around half of those watching TV programmes like Strictly Come Dancing get so wrapped-up in the rhythm that they can't help but dance along in their living rooms.

Cometh the Hour, Cometh the Man. Why Strictly and the X Factor May Already Have Their Winners and They're Both Called Anton.

Paul Marshall | Posted 19.10.2016 | UK Entertainment
Paul Marshall

The behemoths of weekend TV entertainment suddenly have more in common than their bitter rivalry to win the ratings war. In du Beke and Stephens res...

You Realise You're Getting Old When You Find Yourself Knocking Back Rennie at a Gig

Alfie Evers | Posted 23.09.2016 | UK Comedy
Alfie Evers

I take another glance at the unwarranted queue at the bar and breathe a heavy sigh at the thought of queuing twenty minutes for a bog standard lager served in a plastic cup. And then, it happens. I reach into my pocket and remove the packet of fruit flavoured ant-acid tablets.

How Kate Hudson Deals With A Bored Kid In An Airport Lounge Like A Boss

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 27.07.2015 | UK Parents

Long airport waits can challenge even the most zen mum. So props to Kate Hudson for turning it into something fun. While stuck in an airport lounge...

Watch As A Man Reaches Festival Nirvana Dancing To 'Uptown Funk'

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 24.07.2015 | UK Comedy

With the next few weeks seeing a flurry of outdoor gigs in the UK, you might be hoping to get into the festival spirit early. And this video will cert...

60-Year-Old Teacher's Uptown Funk Retirement Dance Is Utterly Awesome

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 01.06.2015 | UK Universities & Education

When the time came for 60-year-old Shirley Clements to retire, the teacher didn't just have a goodbye speech prepared, she put on a whole damn dance -...

10-Year-Old's Show-Stopping Pirouette Puts Us To Shame

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 01.05.2015 | UK Parents

If you have high hopes of your child becoming a ballet sensation, this talented young dancer's performance will leave you in awe. The young boy who...

What 19 Years Of Tap Dancing Has Taught Me About Fitness

Rachel Moss | Posted 09.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Rachel Moss

I come from a family of dancers, so my mum wasn't all that surprised when, after hearing about this wonderful game called "ballet and tap", I asked her if I could begin dance lessons at the grand old age of three and a half.

Fitness for Fun? How Zumba Revolutionised My Workout

Nadia Henderson | Posted 28.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Nadia Henderson

I very quickly realised - mere seconds into the first routine - that this is no piece of cake. Dancing without a drink in my gut and another in my hand is not something that comes naturally to my graceless limbs.

A Guide to Rio Carnival

BarChick | Posted 14.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
BarChick

In Britain the start of Lent is marked with paltry pancakes. In Brazil, the whole country throws one of the biggest parties known to this planet, and we are quivering like a whippet at a racetrack in excitement. Baby, it's carnival time, and here's how to do it.

Dancing at a Concert - Should We?

Jane Ireland | Posted 22.03.2015 | UK Entertainment
Jane Ireland

If you are on the front row and dancing, how does that affect others behind you? Alternatively, if you have paid a lot of money to sit on the front row, how do you feel if a lot of people come and stand in front of you for half the concert?