13 Videos113 minutes
This course will help you to improve basic technique in both Pure balboa and Bal-Swing. The idea is to gain more body awareness by looking into such concepts as posture, pulse, weight transfer, basic rhythms and shapes. This series is recommended for any level: beginners can build a solid foundation for further growth, while advanced dancers can polish up the basic steps as well as get ideas for teaching.
16 Videos115 minutes
Musicality & Creativity
What does it mean to be musical? Is it more about the melody or the rhythm? How can we relate to the structure of music? Is there a way to be creative without learning specific patterns? All of these questions are going to be addressed in this series. Olga will share her ideas on musicality and creativity as well as talk about how she likes playing with footwork and variations.
Are you that type of a dancer who likes sleek fast floors? Then you will definitely enjoy this series about different slides in Balboa. Slides in Pure Balboa and all kinds of Bal-Swing figures. Get your most slippery shoes ready and let’s glide across!
Classes include: V slides, circle slides, heel slides, slides in lollies, swivels, out ins and throw outs for both leaders and followers..