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Enter the SheSpeaks Celebrate Dance Giveaway

SheSpeaksTeam By SheSpeaksTeam 07.30.14
Enter the SheSpeaks Celebrate Dance Giveaway
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There was a whole lotta dancin' in the streets this past Saturday as hoofers, poppers, tappers, ballerinas and beat boys of every stripe gathered to celebrate the art of dance throughout America for #NationalDanceDay.

This year the Dizzy Feet Foundation posted three instructional Everybody Dance routines on YouTube (an Advanced, a Beginner, and a Seated) to learn - and then partied it out with the crowd at events in cities coast to coast. The hashtag trended at #1 on Twitter throughout the day.

The goal of this National Holiday, passed by Congress in 2010, is to promote dance as part of a healthy active lifestyle.The Dizzy Feet Foundation was created by Nigel Lythgoe, reality TV producer and performing-arts advocate, to sponsor and support dance education programs.

Are you a fan of Nigel's other creation, the show So You Think You Can Dance? If so, do you have a favorite routine that has left you crying, screaming, or cheering from either a choreography that drew you in, or a personal story that reached you?

If so, tell us about any dance experience in the comments below - and you'll automatically be entered to win a pair of 14kt gold classic hoop earrings!

To get in the mood, here are a few of the show's award-winning works that cover the gamut from Bollywood, Hip Hop, Jazz, Modern Dance, Latin, Swing, Tango, Jive and then some  - as they speak to our humanity.


 OUTTA MY HEAD - Alex and Twitch
 TIME - Neil and Lacey
 MI CONFESSION - Mark and Chelsie
 MERCY - Twitch and Katee
 FIX YOU - Robert and Allison

"Our job, especially in the digital world, is not just to entertain but to inform. - Nigel Lythgoe"


 *This giveaway is open through Aug 11th to USA residents at least 18 years of age. No purchase necessary.

 Congratulations to our Winner!: Shaktimom

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  • alleesyi By alleesyi

    I don't have a favorite, but I enjoy watching dancers, it is so moving and at times romantic

  • mandarin831 By mandarin831

    I haven't watched since the season with Drew from 98 Degrees =)

  • animalgal By animalgal

    I don't watch that show, but I have the just dance video games and we play them all the time! we dance country, pop, hiphop, and even Bollywood dances!

  • Natalie55 By Natalie55

    I like swing dancing. I took lessons in it and I love SYTYD!

  • AML6349 By AML6349

    I took dance lessons when I was a kid, for about 4 years... tap, ballet and "jazz". Loved it!

  • judifer By judifer

    I don't watch the show but I love to Zumba :)

  • winnie11 By winnie11

    have never seen it

  • duskndawn By duskndawn

    Ok, for voting purposes Outta My Head. However, my all time favorite routine is The Hummingbird and Flower. Nearly made me cry it was so beautiful.

  • mhindal By mhindal

    I love any of the dances with Twitch. He is very entertaining to watch. The lyrical dances are very moving as well.

  • tweetibird By tweetibird

    FIX YOU - Robert and Allison

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