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Old 11-16-2015, 09:12 AM
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#royal #flashback William and Catherine dancing at a St. Andrews University Gala in 2004

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Old 11-16-2015, 12:28 PM
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I would love to learn all the "classical" dancing... I think young royals area bit awkard whenever thye have to permorm dancing, especially when they open the dances at their wedding... with everybody watching and staring.... I would feel embarassed persnally...
I don't think the young royals are a bit uncomfortable. Proper dancing is still part of royal parties and part of the young royals (and aristocratic) training.

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More royals dancing at Carl Philip and Sofia's wedding (including Edward and Sophie, which surprised me but made me very happy).

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Old 11-17-2015, 07:32 AM
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Originally Posted by grevinnan View Post
I don't think the young royals are a bit uncomfortable. Proper dancing is still part of royal parties and part of the young royals (and aristocratic) training.
I don't know.... I have the feeling they get dance lessons only when needed, such as for a wedding banquet...
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mother and son. beautiful photo of CP Frederik taking the Queen to the dance floor for the first dance
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King Harald V and Queen Sonja of Norway danced at Harald's ball 2007
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Old 08-25-2016, 12:22 AM
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Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko dancing at a charity dinner in 2013:
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Old 08-25-2016, 05:21 AM
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Wow, don't they look like they are having a ball. I don't think I have ever seen the Emperor with a smile let alone absolutely beaming at his wife. What is more, they were so light-footed and at ease as they moved around the floor, it was easy to see they were enjoying themselves. It spoke volumes about how often they do in fact, dance.

As to the younger generation, I think dancing is a compulsory subject for all of them, as is the art of making polite conversation. If they debut around eighteen they are expected to dance and make small talk with total strangers.

Somehow I don't think their royal parents subscribe to the old 'chuck 'em in the deep end' School of Dance, after all, who would want their guests sitting beside an inarticulate and socially ignorant young royal and having them dance with someone who only learned the box step for the waltz last week. It would be so utterly mortifying that they would never want to do it again which would be totally counter-productive.

Turning out well-rounded and "finished" young royals, equally at ease in State Dining Rooms and Ballrooms would be a must. Just look at the Swedish debuts at the Nobels, smiling and chatting away and looking quite animated.
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Princess Estelle is taking lessons at an exclusive dance school Starting this year.
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Old 11-17-2016, 09:54 PM
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Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark danced to a waltz.
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Princess Beatrix of The Netherlands danced with Prince Juan Carlos of Spain at her wedding.
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Queen Margarethe II and Prince Joachim of Denmark dancing at Christianborg Palace.
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Wow what an interesting coincidence, I was going to post that and a couple of other videos. Crown Princess Mary and Princess Benedikte were also in the video.

Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary, Faroe Islands, August 2018

Princess Josephine and Princess Athena, Queen Margrethe II's 77th birthday, April 16th, 2017
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Queen Claude, It was extremely pleasant to see Princess Josephine and Princess Athena clapping each other's hands.
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Princess Lilian dancing at the inauguration of a Tourist Fair, 28th March 1984.
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