Super shoes, fair play, jazz hands and Blackpool

Copacabana dyed and stoned on the back quarter and heelMy articles in the May issue of Dance Today, out now:

  • These shoes are made for dancing The development of perfect dance shoes, plus best footwear for beginners and pros, ballroom and Latin, and stunning Strictly stats
  • Murder on the dancefloor Have we sacrificed ballroom etiquette and fair play for excessive aggression in competition?
  • Razzle dazzle ’em Slapstick musical Dirty Rotten Scoundrels at the Savoy is an old-fashioned treat
  • Fire and ice The Dancing on Ice farewell tour at Wembley Arena is a fitting tribute to a loony programme
  • Stepping Out We look forward to the first ever same-sex European Championships held in the UK, coming to Blackpool in June

New in the Dance Today section:

  • The spirit of remembrance An examination of the role of dance during the First World War, and the best cultural centenary events this year
  • Stars of the small screen Strictly made celebrities of its dancers, so why aren’t professional competitors waltzing onto our TVs? We investigate
  • Stepping Out Close battles, supreme champions and inspiring debuts at the 2014 Pink Jukebox Trophy

Read more of my Dance Today articles here

Purchase a copy of the magazine here

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