Beginner to Intermediate DVD
Learn to dance with the masters!
Modern Jive is the perfect partner dance. We will show you how to dazzle on
the dance floor with some sensational moves.
Featuring Ten Times UK Modern Jive Champions Simon Rich & Nicole Beckey.
"...well constructed with clear teaching progression and soundly based teaching
tips which will be a great asset to beginner, improver and teacher."
David Roberts, Chief Executive Officer, UKA
(United Kingdom Alliance of Teachers of Dancing and the Kindred Arts).
Simon & Nicole create show-stopping performances that have inspired the
Modern Jive world. Their teaching is fun and easy to learn - putting them in hot demand by
dance clubs and party event organisers across the nation. They have taken this wild,
flexible and utterly fun party dance to a new level of brilliance and now they are sharing
their tricks of the trade with you!
In this DVD we show you how to take on each move, step-by-step, and build the moves
up into mini-routines. The carefully demonstrated technique instructions will tell you
all you need to know to lead and follow like a champion. With a bit of practice you will
be able to dance anytime, anywhere with anyone to any of your favourite music!
Be inspired by a fun performance by Simon, Nicole and their dance troupe. Go grab a
partner and get started! Join the party and let's dance with the Masters!
"Simon & Nicole's teaching will inspire all levels of dancers, from beginners to
advanced. Clear explanations combined with an interesting range of moves makes this DVD
a valuable addition to every dancers library." Cheryl Harris, Chair LeRoc Modern Jive Federation.
Note: Simon & Nicole have added their own stylish intrepretation to Modern Jive, so some
of the moves may differ slightly from the way they are taught at your local club.
Over two hours of material:
- First Move; Shoulder Slide; Yoyo; Catapult
- Hatchback; First Move Windmill; Repeat Catapult; Manspin
- Basket; Lindy Pull Back; Sway
- First Move - Inward Turn; Octopus; Step Across; First Move Mambo
- First Move - Roll Through; Neckbreak; Cleaver; Ballroom Change of Place
- Wurlitzer; Closed Neckbreak; Octopus Variation
- Whip; Pretzel; Spring Wrap; Windmill Stop & Go
- First Move - Travelling; Short Backhander; Columbian
- Tension & Compression
- Leading a Turn
- Travelling Turn Spotting
- Dips & Drops
- Demonstration Dances