My choreography and performance for bluesSHOUT! 2014 with Heriberto Perez (Cleveland, OH) to Etta James' song I Prefer You is featured on Sweet Choreography Blog (What Makes The Blues Work) for the month of July. Stephen York interviews me to find out about my thoughts, process, and how the choreography eventually came to be. Enjoy reading the article and watching the video!


It's not everyday you get to hear your name mentioned in a song. The lovely and talented singer-songwriter and uke-slinger from Boston, MA Amy Kucharik does just that for yours truly in a groovy song called Dance Crush Blues! This new version released in 2013 is a slower, bluesy version of the uptempo acoustic guitar version released in 2011. In this song, Amy sings about the "blues" one gets when they have that awesome connection with someone on the dance floor…and when they're not. Something we can all relate to. It's quite a fun song to dance and listen to. I honestly admit that I smile whenever I hear Amy give her "shout outs." Give it a listen to find out what I mean and download her m