Reviving Vintage Dance
Everyone’s aware of the recent resurgence of rockabilly swing dancing, but what about long awaited revival of 1970’s Soul Train, or perhaps 1960’s Go-Go dancing? Sheena Barnes runs the Sydney Vintage Dance Studio, based in Newtown, that holds classes on these, and a variety of other styles, all pre-1980’s. But what exactly is the appeal of these forms of dance, and why did they fall out of popular culture in the first place? Sheena is on the line now to discuss the intrigue and why we should all get involved.