Philly Bop: A 6 Count Dance (Paperback)

Philly Bop: A 6 Count Dance By June Donaldson, Audrey Donaldson Cover Image

Philly Bop: A 6 Count Dance (Paperback)


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The Philly Bop's illustrious origins go back to the 1950s, when it evolved as a version of the Lindy Hop. Dance instructors Audrey Donaldson and June Donaldson are promoting the Philly Bop in a big way The first book in their new instructional series, How to Dance: Philly Bop-A Six-Count Dance will prepare you to enjoy Philadelphia's own swing dance.

The instructors provide step-by-step details for both the leader and the follower in this partner dance. They provide pictures and pertinent information about various aspects of the dance.

The authors' intentions aren't just to help you learn a wonderful dance but also to emphasize the significance of the Philly Bop in the cultural history of Philadelphia. They add historical information and anecdotes about the dance's origins and appearance on American Bandstand. They also go over basic dance-floor etiquette and features of the dance community.

Whether you are looking to become more active, impress your friends, or celebrate Philadelphia's rich cultural history, grab a partner and get ready to do the Philly Bop

Audrey Donaldson, EdD/CI, is an educator with a passion for dance. June Donaldson has been teaching dance since 2003 and is a nationally recognized partner dance instructor. Both are natives of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Audrey Donaldson and June Donaldson have been recognized and awarded for their instructional techniques. They are familiar faces at dance conventions, community programs, fundraisers, and special events. This dance couple has also been awarded a City of Philadelphia commendation for their service to the community. Both Audrey and June enjoy and teach different dance styles, but they remain loyal to the Philly Bop as the official dance of Philadelphia. Philly Bop is the first instructional book in their planned How to Dance series.
Product Details ISBN: 9781535418560
ISBN-10: 1535418567
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication Date: August 6th, 2016
Pages: 100
Language: English