Author Archives: T Pratt

T Pratt

About T Pratt

Holding it down for the Steppin community since 2006.

Discussions For A WLSC Intermediate Category

ChiStepper is aware of preliminary talks to create an Intermediate Category of the World’s Largest Steppers Contest.  According to Pete Frazier, a number of Steppers from cities with smaller dance communities don’t feel that they can go straight from the…

Who Should Advertise On ChiStepper And Why

Promoters, Instructors, Businesses, and Entrepreneurs who are serious about expanding their audience should consider advertising on ChiStepper.com.  A number of promoters depend solely on Facebook and flyers for promotion, posting on their personal pages and in Steppers groups with a…

Martha’s Top 5 National Steppin Weekends

Cali’s socialite diva Martha Stephens makes her way around the nation attending some of Steppin’s hottest events, so ChiStepper reached out to her to see what her Top 5 favorite national weekends were … IN ORDER! 1. Harlem Nights (Pomona,…

James Brown’s Mr. Dynamite Documentary

If you weren’t aware of the HBO documentary “Mr. Dynamite,” which chronicles iconic soul singer James Brown’s rise to fame, you must check it out.  The documentary, full of great music, dancing, and interviews fills in a number of the…

Pioneer Instructor Marc Thomas Talks Columbus Steppin

ChiStepper catches up with Columbus, Ohio’s Steppin pioneer instructor  and fitness expert Marc Thomas to see how Steppin has progressed in the home of the Buckeyes. You’re one of the pioneers of Steppin in Columbus, OH.  Are you still teaching?…

Eric And Dimples Bring Steppin To Aurora

I met Eric around the time of World’s Largest Steppers Contest and I was intrigued by his zeal toward the dance.  I told him we were hosting a party the night before the contest and he immediately arranged to purchase…

Is Steppin Past Its Golden Age?

I often reflect on whether Steppin’s “Golden Age” has passed, or if we are unknowingly experiencing it right now.  Steppin is seemingly more popular than ever, with new Steppin communities sprouting up all over the country.  You can travel to…

Steve Breeze Lists Top 5 Steppin Songs Ever

Legendary DJ Steve “Breeze” adds his list of the top 5 Steppin songs of all time and Barry White makes the list twice.   Do you agree with the Legendary Mr. Brewer? Love Unlimited Orchestra “Stay Please And Make Love To…

2015 Steppin All Star Challenge Participants

ChiStepper.com and Oh So Smooth Radio have partnered with the GDI Heritage Ball to bring you the 2015 “Steppin’ All Star Game.” The week after  NBA All Star weekend, we’ll celebrate our own Steppin’ All Stars in Atlanta. The Steppin’…

Cross Lists Top 5 Steppin’ Songs Ever

ChiStepper reached out to one of the hottest DJ’s in the Steppin game to find out what he considers are the Top 5 Steppers songs of all time.  Now, just to be clear, these are not Cross’ personal favorites, but…