Linda Abbit

1,241 Flips | 3 Magazines | 41 Followers | @LindyLinda | Wife. Mother. Dancer. Writer. Lover of creative arts, dogs and books. Mantra: Live each day like it's your birthday.

Tap-wonder Savion Glover returns to Triangle

Tap-dance maestro Savion Glover, the Tony-nominated choreographer of Broadway’s “Shuffle Along,” returns to perform as part of the American Dance …

Michael Jordan

Why Frankie.

Frankie Manning is widely considered to be the greatest Lindy Hopper of all time. But dancers who have only recently started dancing might not …

Frankie Manning: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

(Wikimedia)<p>Depression-era dancer and the creator of the Lindy Hop, Frankie Manning is being honored with a Google Doodle on what would have been his …

New York City

Who was Frankie Manning and what is the Lindy Hop?

The creator of the Lindy Hop, an American dance that had its heyday in 1920s New York, would have turned 102 today.<p>In honour of Frankie Manning, the dancer and choreographer behind the Lindy Hop, Google has created a Doodle of two people in the midst of the dance, which fuses jazz, tap, breakaway …

Jazz

How Harlem's Frankie Manning put a little swing in America's step

Frankie Manning helped bring swing dance from Harlem's Savoy Ballroom to the world stage.<p>The popularity of swing dancing can typically be traced …

Google Doodle

New Google Doodle Honors Jazz Figure Frankie Manning

A new Google Doodle unveiled on Thursday celebrates, what would have been the 102nd birthday of Frankie Manning, the American dancer and …

Frankie Manning

<i>Ambassador of Lindy hop</i><p>Frankie Manning in the late 1980s<p>Frankie Manning (1914–2009) staged and performed numbers across four continents, arranged …

Tunisie , Médias : Al Wataniya 1 dans une nouvelle parure à partir du samedi 14 ... - Tunivisions.net

Tunivisions.net<b><br>Tunisie , Médias : Al Wataniya 1 dans une nouvelle parure à partir du samedi 14 ...</b><b><br>Tunivisions.net</b><br>La chaîne nationale Al <b>Wataniya</b> 1 …

BEYONCE TAP SALUTE - Chloe Arnold's SYNCOPATED LADIES

Syncopated Ladies Tap Dance Salutes A Legend

Syncopated Ladies: Fierce Feminine Strong

One of my favorite things about living in NYC is the amazing amount of talent. From subway and street performers to Broadway showstoppers, I can imbibed this cultural delicacy on the regular - ballet, jazz, musicals, theater, and more. I feast on this cultural smorgasbord as much as possible. I …

Tap Dancing Inspiration for #NationalTapDanceDay

Tappers! It's #NationalTapDanceDay, and today the dance world salutes you, your magical musicality, your impressive respect for the history of your …

Dance

10 Reasons Tap Dance Rocks

10 Reasons Tap Dancing Rocks<p>A<p>side from tappin’ away in the <i>Christmas Spectacular</i> (like in the number “12 Days of Christmas”), we love to dance on and …

Alzheimer's Disease

She Sheds vs. Man Caves

In 1985, when Annie Lennox and Aretha Franklin sang the Eurythmics “Sisters Are Doin’ It for Themselves,” a wonderful call-out to the successes of …

Man Caves

How To Transform Your Backyard Storage Space Into a Charming She Shed

One of the indisputable facts about Sonoma County is that it’s beautiful. Scratch that; it’s gorgeous. A major benefit of being a homeowner with a …

The rise of the She Shed and how to create one in your garden this bank holiday

A cosy cabin at the bottom of the garden, a summer house with wine cooler and sofa, an office filled with peace and quiet; whatever your image of an …

This Alabama woman's she-shed will make you forget about man caves

When Teani Parker of Semmes stumbled upon photos of "she-sheds" online, she knew she wanted one of her own in her backyard.<p>She's not alone: In the …

Women are Embracing the ‘She Shed’

Over the past few years, men have created man caves in their homes as a retreat from the stresses of suburban life. In his cave, a guy can relax and …

Justice

The SHE SHED is taking over back gardens as women create whimsical retreats

Move over Man Cave! The SHE SHED is taking over back gardens as women create whimsical retreats to escape the chaos of everyday life<p><b>Women are</b> …

Man Caves

She Sheds Are A Thing, And We Had To Check Them Out

<i>Photo Credit: DIY Network</i><p>Move over man caves! She sheds are here and ready to steal your crown for the most unnecessarily gendered room of the house. …

Man Caves

?SHE SHEDS?

Female answer to the ‘man cave’<p>Man caves have been popular for years. Now ladies are getting in on the trend with their own spaces called “She Sheds.”<p>…

Man Caves

85-year-old Navy vet takes up tap dancing

FOREST LAKE, Minn. – In every step at Dance Tech Studios you’ll detect a little spring.<p>But for the past three weeks the studio’s students and …

She shed gives a great get away

One of the newest trends in backyard and garden design are “she sheds.” The latest idea, She Sheds have also been called “her answer to the man cave.”<p>…

Man Caves

A brief history of tap dance (and why it’s still a great art form)

How one dancer is bringing tap dance back.<p>Think about tap dance and what comes to mind? Perhaps the virtuosity, precision and glamour of Hollywood …

Move over, man caves. She sheds put feminine spin on at-home retreats

Let men have their caves. Women are claiming their own spaces in the form of she sheds.She sheds are backyard getaways with a feminine touch, usually …

Breast Cancer

7 Problems Only Tap Dancers Understand

W<p>e adore tap dance (one of our favorite numbers in the <i>Christmas Spectacular</i> is a nearly 6-minute tap routine that guides the audience through the “12 …

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