Dance Daze Fairy Tale: A True Story

Once upon a time, there was a brand new dance program in Alameda, California called Dance Daze. It was founded by Saumirah McWoodson, an extremely zestful dancer and educator who had been dancing all over the place since she was 5 years old. Saumirah loved dancing so much that when she grew up, she decidedContinue reading “Dance Daze Fairy Tale: A True Story”

How Do You Reinforce Dance?

Last week, we had our last class at one of the schools where Dance Daze hip hop is taught. All of the children were very excited about what I had gotten them as gifts for their last class of the semester. When one of my 6-year-old students asked me, “Did you get us candy?” IContinue reading “How Do You Reinforce Dance?”

Let It Snow!

Greetings Everyone! It’s been a while since our last post! For the past several weeks our Director, Saumirah McWoodson, was busy preparing for her lead role in the International Ballet Theater Institute’s production of The Snow Maiden. Ballet master Alexei Badrak, Co-Founder and Director of IBTI is one of Saumirah’s former ballet coaches! Saumirah alsoContinue reading “Let It Snow!”

Support Dance Daze on Small Business Saturday

Happy Thanksgiving, Everyone! I hope you’re having a relaxing day and remembering all the reasons we have to be thankful! (Speaking of being thankful, don’t forget about our Thankful for Dance Promotion!) This weekend is quite a busy one in American Consumer Culture! Thanksgiving on Thursday, Black Friday tomorrow, Cyber Monday after that… But thisContinue reading “Support Dance Daze on Small Business Saturday”

Dance Daze With the Stars!

“Hey all you Dance Daze Fans, let me see you clap your hands!” Here’s a new promotional ad we’ve got!  Feel free to print it out and use it to tell your friends about us! Click the image above to head over to our Facebook page, which is updated DAILY with inspirational quotes about danceContinue reading “Dance Daze With the Stars!”