Posts tagged "dancers"

The Men In Heels Who Slayed Beyoncé’s Choreography Are Back To Make Us Feel Uncoordinated Again

Remember the three dudes in stilettos who perfectly mastered Beyoncé’s choreography earlier this year, thus making all of us feel like the most uncoordinated dancers in the world? Well, they’re back to remind us what that feels like.
Yanis Marshall and his high-heeled partners, Arnaud Boursain and Mehdi Mamine, have decided to induce us all…

Katie Oldenburg / October 30, 2014

Stop What You’re Doing & Watch These Grown Men In Stilettos Slay Beyoncé’s Choreography

Holy crapballs, you guys. Up until this very moment, I thought of myself as a semi-coordinated twentysomething with fairly decent, pseudo-sexy dance skills. Then I saw this video, and everything I thought I knew was shattered.
In preparation for the final live show on “Britain’s Got Talent,” the three most freakishly coordinated people on the

Katie Oldenburg / June 20, 2014

Cuba’s Plus-Size Dance Troupe Is Breaking Stereotypes, Opening Minds

Cuban dancer and choreographer Juan Miguel Mas used to belong to a traditional dance troupe, but he rarely made it on stage because of his weight. “I created a character for myself to play, Giant Baby, and that was the first and only time I was allowed on stage,” he says. “I needed more opportunitie…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / December 27, 2012

File Under: Children Who Dance Better Than We Can

Brendan, an 8-year-old contestant on Indonesia’s version of “X-Factor,” has enough swagger for a whole castful of “Jersey Shore” wannabees. Watch him “beat up the beat” in an adorable child-sized gold suit jacket. Related: How sad must the adult professional dancers be that they are backing up a pre-teen? [BuzzFeed]…

Julie Gerstein / October 12, 2010

Just ‘Cause She Dances Go-Go…

I’ve always been a little curious about what being a stripper, I mean dancer, involves, exactly. If you’re at all interested, you should read Ruth Fowler’s account of how she came to New York from the U.K. and began stripping because she wasn’t making enough to survive as a waitress (plus she was in the…

Catherine Strawn / April 14, 2008