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What Do Your Dance Moves Say About You?

Jay Clark | Posted 11.21.2014 | Style
Jay Clark

In my new book, Finding Mr. Brightside, Juliette gets dragged out onto the dance floor by twerking dervish Heidi and instinctive robot buster-outer Abram. What does any of that even mean? You're about to find out.

Finding Soul in LA: Five Creative Adventures in the City

Roxie Sarhangi | Posted 11.20.2014 | Los Angeles
Roxie Sarhangi

I love taking classes. I love learning. Since graduating college, I've signed up for courses all over LA, from UCLA Extension's writing seminars (they're great!) to improv workshops at The Groundlings (good too!). And I won't even get into all the acting classes I have experienced.

Gay Men and Their Quarter-Life Crises (VIDEO)

Jimmy Fowlie | Posted 11.18.2014 | Gay Voices
Jimmy Fowlie

2014-11-17-20141115thumbnail7asmall.jpgIn this last episode of Go-Go Boy Interrupted, Danny reflects on 12 years of partying in L.A. with nothing to show for it. Now he is jobless, friendless, and, worst of all, not in his 20s anymore. What he does next will surprise you.

I'm With Stupid: My Neighbor Fred, the Really Good Dancer

Todd Hartley | Posted 11.14.2014 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

Being a really good dancer just reeks so much of giving a crap about a pursuit that seems kind of silly. It's like Jerry Seinfeld replied on Seinfeld when a girl asked if he went out dancing often: "No, because it's so stupid."

WATCH: Deaf Mom Dances With Her Son Like A Pro

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 11.05.2014 | Good News

Mark Villaver has danced behind some impressive celebrities like Taylor Swift. But he's never looked better on the dance floor than in this video, ...

14 DJ-Approved Dance Songs That Never Fail To Get People On Their Feet

Posted 11.08.2014 | Entertainment

Everyone has That Song: The one that makes you get up and dance, even if it is the fiftieth time you've heard it. But what are the songs that get ever...

Aye Caramba! Ole, Ole! The Dances That Are Connecting People Throughout L.A. and Around the World

Lisa Konczal | Posted 10.31.2014 | Los Angeles
Lisa Konczal

This percussion-rich music and their accompanying partner dances are a source of some seriously sweaty cardio, perma grins (except for the all too serious rico suave's out there) and a dynamic cross-cultural celebration.

7 Ways to Dance: This Week In Daily Giving

Ari Nessel | Posted 10.27.2014 | Impact
Ari Nessel

Every day, along with 40 other daily givers, I have the privilege of making seed grants to up and coming social change leaders around the world. Our t...

I Live Because I Dance

Caitlyn Corradino | Posted 10.22.2014 | College
Caitlyn Corradino

I will never be a professional dancer, and that's okay. Because I'll always be able to perform for someone, teach someone, share the happiness of dancing with someone... and that is all I could hope for.

Watch This Pup Get His Groove On To His Favorite Disco Song

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 10.08.2014 | Good News

John Travolta's got nothing on this dancin' fool. The second this Bichon Frise hears his favorite Chinese disco song, he gets so excited that he ju...

Ode: To All Of It

Mario Tenaglia | Posted 10.08.2014 | Arts
Mario Tenaglia

He was like a guardian unto me. His grey fedora the rim of my world, smiling down all around me, bobbing up down on his fat knees. He was a dancer actually, and quite a good one at that too.

Lee Wilson on Memoir, Ballet, Broadway, Editors and Choreaographers

David Henry Sterry | Posted 10.08.2014 | Books
David Henry Sterry

The Book Doctors met Lee Wilson at a Pitchapalooza (think American Idol for books) at a fantastic bookstore called pages: a book store, in Manhattan Beach, California. She was so warm, funny, passionate and professional. And she had excellent posture! Turns out that was no accident.

Alfonso Ribeiro Should Win 'Dancing With The Stars' Just For This

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 09.23.2014 | Entertainment

Is this even a competition any more? Alfonso Ribeiro, the erstwhile Carlton Banks, killed it in his first performance on "Dancing with the Stars," but...

13 Life Lessons From 13 Years At Burning Man

Maya Zuckerman | Posted 09.19.2014 | Arts
Maya Zuckerman

If you can imagine standing in a crowd of hundreds and peering up at art installations/sculptures up to 100 feet high as they burst into flames in symbolic offerings, you would come away with feelings of awe, veneration, wonder and even dread.

9 Things I Didn't Realize Before Signing My Daughter Up For Dance Class

Joelle Wisler | Posted 11.15.2014 | Parents
Joelle Wisler

There was only one tiny side window in which we could all see about half the class at any one time. There may have some polite shoving involved. I don't really remember. We were all very excited.

The Reason Why I Stopped Dancing (And Wish I Hadn't)

Julia Schemmer | Posted 11.11.2014 | Teen
Julia Schemmer

The following week, cast decisions were made. All of my dancer friends rejoiced seeing their name on the coveted list. I scanned and scanned for the last name "Schemmer," but there was none. I didn't make it.

This Guy Believes The Roof Is A Perfect Place For A Dance Party

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 08.27.2014 | Comedy

Sometimes, you hear a beat, and you just want to bust a move. In this video, when roofer Andrew Wilcox hears some dancey, Latin music in the middl...

Dancing... With Benefits

Maria Rodale | Posted 10.26.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Pam Peeke, MD, MPH, FACP, best-selling author and expert on health, fitness, and nutrition While preparing a PowerPoint presentati...

On Stripping Away The 'Fat' Label And Dancing Naked

Amanda Trusty | Posted 10.25.2014 | Women
Amanda Trusty

See, although we've grown up being told otherwise, I've learned that it's OK to find happiness in our journey along the way, instead of waiting until we are perfect to finally be happy.

How Zumba Empowered Me to Move Forward

Gina Ryder | Posted 10.21.2014 | Healthy Living
Gina Ryder

Zumba's slogan is "join the party." One of the best decisions I ever made was joining the party. There is rarely a "maybe later" in life or dance. Moving in the moment is the only way to heal sometimes.

Grinding as the Latest Move: What Ever Happened to Dancing?

Taylor Griffith | Posted 10.18.2014 | College
Taylor Griffith

When did stepping onto the dance floor become an open invitation for anyone to grab at you or feel you up? When did it become socially acceptable for anyone to invade your personal space and touch you intimately without even the slightest attempt at conversation?

Depression Is No Laughing Matter

Nicole Luongo | Posted 10.14.2014 | Healthy Living
Nicole Luongo

The world is in shock over Robin Williams' death. It's hard to believe he committed suicide. Or, is it? The brilliant actor and comedian candidly disc...

SDR: Life-Changing Surgery for Cerebral Palsy

Nicole Luongo | Posted 09.28.2014 | Impact
Nicole Luongo

There is no cure for cerebral palsy. Selective dorsal rhizotomy is the only proven procedure that can remove spasticity caused by CP. SDR provides a better quality of life to adults and children who qualify for it.

Life Lessons Learned From Salsa

Lissa Coffey | Posted 09.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Lissa Coffey

Every one of us is going to have our own pace. We can't compare ourselves to other dancers, or other people. We need to be patient, and gentle with ourselves. Just do your best and trust in the process. When we keep going, we eventually get there. There are many paths to any destination.

Robin Wright And Jimmy Fallon 'Turn And Face The Music'

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 07.25.2014 | Comedy

Jimmy Fallon and Robin Wright seriously turn down for nothing. To play the new game on "The Tonight Show," Turn and Face the Music, you need to rea...