Fordney Foundation

DanceSport, sport, competition, achievement, partnership

The Fordney Foundation is a non-profit foundation for dance sport that was established in May, 2002.
The Fordney Foundation provides young people with a gift for the sport grants that allow them to
train and compete in dance sport competition.


Dance Tidbits – African Dancing

There is probably no other culture in the world that embraces dance as not only a ritual but a huge part of daily life – the African people do exactly that.  Even tiny, little babies, as they are carried on their mother’s backs, are trained to move every part of their body when they hear […]

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Foregone Conclusions

  I bet you never realized that dance is similar to science. How so, you might say? In science, a hypothesis is not conclusive evidence. It is a proposed explanation made on the basis of limited evidence as a starting point for further investigation. In order for a scientist to succeed in bringing his work […]

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Dance Tidbits: Can-Can Dance

You may not have heard or know of the Can-Can but I bet you have heard the famous music that almost always accompanies the Can-Can and that is Jacques Offenbach’s ‘Galop Infernal’.  It is often the theme when acrobats and jugglers perform in circuses and on stages alike. The Can-Can is a high energy, physically […]

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Loren Silverman and Gabriella Sigal at Colina Middle School  


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