How to Dance Through Time, Vol II: Dances of the Ragtime Era 1910-1920
Learn the steps to a fancy Fox Trot, the elegant Castle Walk, a sizzling Tango, a sensuous Maxixe, and a dreamlike Waltz from the new instructional video HOW TO DANCE THROUGH TIME, Volume II: Dances of the Ragtime Era 1910-1920, from Dancetime Publications. The dancers in this video provide 44 step combinations and "how-to" instructions to help viewers learn the most popular social dances of the early 20th century: Animal dances (Fox Trot, Horse Trot, Kangaroo Hop, Duck Waddle, Squirrel, Chicken Scratch, Turkey Trot, and Grizzly Bear), Castle Walk, Tango, Maxixe, and Hesitation Waltz. DVD Preview As with all the HOW TO DANCE THROUGH TIME videos, the dances are introduced with a concise, historical overview illustrated with authentic photographs and drawings. All the steps are carefully researched from authentic period manuscripts. Each instruction shows 'close up' views and 'slow motion' so that easy learning is possible. Professional dancers demonstrate step details. Following the instructional section, dancers perform all the dances with the authentic music and fashions of the era.