Learning to dance on the web

Is this possible? Short answer: nope.

Long answer: You can try to learn from written descriptions, but that is hard. You can learn from videos, for which you can find info elsewhere in this FAQ. The best way to learn is from a real live teacher.

That said, there are some dance lessons on the web.

Furthermore, here is some general dance info on the web, more meant to supplement than supplant your other learning.

Syllabi on the net:

This file is part of the FAQ list for the newsgroup rec.arts.dance. The FAQ list is being maintained by Victor Eijkhout (victor at eijkhout dot net, talk about vanity), who appreciates being sent additions or corrections on the material in this collection. Copyright 1994/5/6/7/8/9/2000 lies with the maintainer and the contributors of various parts.

Listen up: Victor did not write most of this stuff; he just collected it. So don't send him any dance questions.

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Last modified on: Saturday, October 9, 1999.