Category Archives: MadJam

MadJam 2014 Update #7 – AWARDS!

MadJam 2014 Update #7 – AWARDS!

AND THE WINNER IS … CLASSIC 1ST PLACE  Jordan & Tatiana 2    Ben & Jen 3    Gary & Susan 4    Kyle & Sarah 5    Kris & Rebecca 6    PJ Turner & Tashina 7    Sean & Courtney 8    Hugo & Stacy 9    Luis & Taletha 10  Jason & Annmarie 11  Doug Rousar & Melissa Rollins 12 Continue Reading

MadJam 2014 Update #6 – STRICTLY WINNERS!

MadJam 2014 Update #6 – STRICTLY WINNERS!

What a show tonight! Champion Strictly AUGHGHGH!!! So crazy awesome, SO FUNNY! so damn clever, SO creative, BLOW MY MIND great AUGHGHGH! Allstar Strictly WOW! HOW GOOD ARE THEY?!? Advanced – what? These people are just Advanced? Really? I kept checking to make sure I wasn’t mistaken. Intermediate and Novice WOW! Seriously? You guys areContinue Reading

MadJam 2014 Update #5 – STRICTLYS HERE WE GO!

GREAT workshops all day – superb teaching by many of the best dancers and teachers in the world. So much material! Look for yourself:  MadJam Schedule Ohhhh, if only you could only put all this life-changing information into muscle memory. Without practicing. Wow, the lobby this afternoon, holy mackerel! Buzzing with dancers checking in, registering,Continue Reading

MadJam  2014 Update #4 – Free LiveStream All Weekend!

MadJam 2014 Update #4 – Free LiveStream All Weekend!

Lazy day today. It’s 1:30 pm here, Pro-Am Strictlys started at noon, so far we’re on Novice Leader (three couples per heat, Bill Cameron on the mic.) Other than workshops that’s it for the schedule today. Tonight on the schedule – only Strictlys. And then – all night dancing! Last night’s dance was fun. ThisContinue Reading

MadJam 2014 Update #3 – Here We Go!

MadJam 2014 Update #3 – Here We Go!

We’ve come too far to give up who we are So let’s raise the bar and our cups to the stars We’re up all night to get lucky We’re up all night to get lucky … We’re up all night to get Ain’t no time for talking Show me what you got We’re gonna getContinue Reading

MadJam 2014 Update #2 – Classic Battles It Out Again!

MadJam 2014 Update #2 – Classic Battles It Out Again!

We’re about to see the US OPEN! TOP! FIVE! CLASSIC! COUPLES! -  AGAIN!!!! AUGHGHGH! Have you seen these routines live yet? Well – you will! In three days! If you’ll be at MadJam! You will see: Jordan and Tatiana’s austere “Inception” (by Mind Heist, London Music Works), in glittering black-and-white formal. Serious, dignified, polished. AContinue Reading

MadJam 2014 Update #1 UP IN THE AIR! IT’S SHOWCASE!!!

MadJam 2014 Update #1 UP IN THE AIR! IT’S SHOWCASE!!!

MadJam is almost here! Routines Galore! In addition to many of the routines debuted at the Open and performed all around the world these last months we’ll also be treated with some BRAND NEW routines launched since November! And a few first time out on the floor! Awesome collection of top routine dancers of theContinue Reading

MadJam 2013 Update #8

11,000 u-stream viewers watched MadJam on Sunday afternoon! From every continent, all around the world! JUNIORS Chris and Nicole, “A-W-E-S-O-M-E” (Jason Mraz) So fast, so funny, so fast, so playful, so fast, so witty, and so FAST! I could watch this over and over with a big grin on my face. Brilliant choreography, gorgeous execution.Continue Reading

MADjam 2013 Update #1

“Well it’s kind of everywhere, the entire hotel is MadJam.” Hal Greenwald, lost in the empty lobby, had asked, “where is MadJam?” “Everything’s MadJam. See over there? That line of computers and stations is the registration area – that’ll be buzzing in an hour. There’s the ballroom – floor is already down, backdrop and lightingContinue Reading

MadJam 2013 Update #2

Smoke machines! Multi-colored light-shows on the walls! What a night of dancing! PACKED ballroom last night, jammed until the last 25 dancers left to have breakfast at 6am. Louis and Helen – music was crazy great! We walked out into the lobby at 1:30am to find a small city of bleary-eyed bed-headed black-coated Europeans andContinue Reading