All posts by Emily Remaklus

Learn the contra with Northwest Ohio Traditional Music and Dance

If you’ve ever seen Downton Abbey, or nearly any film that is set in early England, you’ve likely watched couples facing one another and dancing down a line of people. The style, called contra dancing, is alive and well here in Toledo. From New England to Toledo Northwest Ohio Traditional Music and Dance (NOTMAD), is a local nonprofit

Whitehouse hosts annual Buskerfest

When thinking of a street performer, people generally consider the sidewalks of a big city like New York, San Francisco or Chicago. However, the Village of Whitehouse is bringing the big city feel to town this August with a day full of street performances. Busker-what? The Whitehouse Arts Advisory Board, established by the former Whitehouse

The Ballroom Company Teaches the Steps

Since the ABC hit show Dancing with the Stars first aired in 2005, ballroom dancing has trended upward in popular culture. Long before the television sensation, residents of Northwest Ohio have been shaking up the dance floor thanks to The Ballroom Dance Company. Two to tango Since 1993 The Ballroom Company has been a key