Salsa dancing: Paddy Jones, a 75 years old British grandmother is the winner of Spanish ‘got talent’ show, which is equivalent of “Britain’s Got Talent” show. She won with an amazing gymnastic salsa routines. She stunned audience and judges with her flips, leaps, shimmies, spin and slide, regardless of age.
Jones, who stays in Spain, was originally from Stourbridge in the West Midlands. Actually Jones is a grandmother of seven and she learned salsa dancing five years ago, after the death of her husband.
She came with Nico, 40 years junior dance instructor and performed with a dark and tight dress.The judges were shocked as she blew the crowd away. The pair won $15,000 for their victory.
Jones said to the London Times, “I feel I’m very lucky for what I do and I will continue as long as I can and I’m the living proof to prove that age is not a barrier”.
Keisha Grant’s dance company is a new innovative and modern Dance Company that organized an education programme in 2008 (the year the company started).
After completing the projects successfully, with a growing interest the company is now expanding its dance team to participate more freelance Dance Practitioners to deliver short and long term contracts for Extra Curricular and Community projects that will take place in 2010.
In addition to the most talented dancers, who inspire and teach the next generations of dancers, the people who have the capability to plan effectively and deliver informative sessions for participants are also invited. They are also eager to get Qualified Teacher Status dancers, even though this is not essential.
If you are a flexible, skilled and reliable Dancer who can perform well in Two or more of the following styles have a wonderful opportunity: Hip Hop, African, Latin, Capoeira, Contemporary, and Street Jazz
To apply send your CV, a short profile about you with your photograph within January 10 to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information visit www.keneishdance.com.
Donny Osmond is the winner of Dancing with the Stars Season 9! He beat Maya and Kelly where the other final contestants with him. Donny is ought to have the recognition because he beat his competitors who were half his age. Yes, he is that supple at 51! And at present, he is the oldest person to win a TV ballroom dancing contest.
Donny told Entertainment Weekly, “I don’t think I’ve worked harder for any accolade than I have this one.”
It is his sheer determination, rigorous practice, and training that made him achieve this accolade. . He also watched his diet closely.
Donny and his dancing partner Kym Johnson gave a very lively performance that met the expectations of the judges and viewers’.
New Tang Dynasty Television (NTDTV), whose mission is to refresh traditional Chinese culture, hosted a competition at Tribeca Performing Arts Center.
The competition is part of their sequence of nine competitions highlighting Chinese culinary art, photography, Chinese martial arts, figure painting, violin, vocal, piano and Han couture fashion design.
The contestants were compulsory to exhibit their knowledge and talent of traditional Chinese dance before a board of six judges, where all are graduated in the top dance schools in mainland China and Taiwan.