VIDEO OF THE DAY: Jennifer “Hyper Hooper” Snelgrove is blue for halloween, and she gets some assistance from the wolfman. She lives in Dahlonega, Georgia. Soundtrack: “Blue” by Eiffel 65.
In this tutorial Ann Humphreys of The Hoop Path shares her latest discoveries about playing in the “outer” or “negative” space created by the hoop. Ann will be teaching “Technique as Meditation” at the Sacred Circularities Hoop Dance Retreat in Bali. Soundtrack: “Standing Ngoma” by James Asher (on iTunes).
Katrina is rather frightening with her dualing hoops! The Wicked Party
The Chicago Sun-Times reports, “Dr. Frankenstein’s famously flame-adverse monster would have benefitted from Liz Campanella’s fire-dancing lessons. The lug-bolted lug was mortified by fire, and rightly so. Fire is scary. Fire is dangerous. Fire is, in short, bad. But not always. A few months with Campanella (pictured) and he may well have changed his tune. In her world, fire good. Very good. She plays with it for a living using specially made poi … staffs, torches, hula-hoops and metal fans. … Flames roar ominously as they whoosh through the air. “I have a very healthy relationship and respect for fire,” the ebullient and energetic Campanella, 30, said in the second-story Humboldt Park walk-up she shares with her husband (and fellow fire dancer) of three years, Devin Breen, another roommate and two cats named Solstice and Bones.” Full story:
Chicago Sun Times