Tuesday, October 15 – 9:15pm – 11:30pm

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BEGINNER SERIES FUSION SOCIAL!

When: Tuesday Oct 15
FREE for beginner series attendees
$10 drop in, open to the public

Social: 9:15 – 11:30pm
If you’d like to join for the last beginner series lesson, the lesson is from 8:15-9:15pm (drop in lesson price is $12-$15 and includes entry to the social)
DJs: TBD

Where: Upstairs in the new movement studio space (formerly Blue Point Yoga)

Post below if you want to work a door slot in exchange for free entry to the dance:
Door slots –
8:15-9:15: Available!
9:15-10:15: Available!

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What is Fusion?

Fusion is an improvised lead-follow approach to dancing to any style of music that does not have a strictly defined dance aesthetic. Just as music adopts, adapts to, and blends with various influences and styles, fusion accomplishes the same in the form of dance. It is a triad of connection between your movement, your partner’s movement, and the music. Depending on the music and the dancers, fusion can mean creating a new dance style to unique music, or combining two or more established dance aesthetics into a single dance to reflect the sound of a song combining multiple influences.

Many fusion dancers are versed in the fundamentals of various dances, be it blues, tango, west coast swing, Lindy Hop, waltz, or hip hop. By finding the commonalities between various dance styles, or creating new movements, dancers can actively adapt and improvise their dance style to music of all influences.

Fusion is a continuously-developing concept and can mean different things to many different people.
Source: http://www.fusionexchange.org/

Living Arts Collective [LAC]
410 W. Geer St.
Durham, NC 27701
Parking available in lot across from the studio and behind the building. We love it when people carpool as well. 🙂

Photo cred to the amazing Karin Cole Photography!