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Talkin’ Bout a Revolution in Ice Dance

Yesterday my husband was reviewing his music collection and played a few tunes I hadn’t heard in a long time. One was “Revolution” by The Beatles. I was immediately reminded of the mind blowing “Revolution” dance piece by Torvill and Dean, first performed in 1989. I’ve always loved this piece and remember how very surprising [...]

Dubreuil and Lauzon are Captivating

Ice dancing is my least favourite figure skating event. Still, the highlight of this weekend's competition was Dubreuil and Lauzon's free program and exhibition performance. Their effortless, detailed choreography combined with passion for performance and each other was for me exactly what ice dance should be… a love story with speed, complexity, effort, beauty and [...]