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is a strict form of art, and the dancer must be very athletic and flexible ballet
is a discipline that teaches the dancer about choreography, improvisation and syncopation tap
is a style of expressive dance that combines elements of several dance genres including modern, jazz, lyrical and classical ballet contemporary
is a form of exercise, artistic expression, and stress relief. Jazz
set dancing (also referred to as "country set dancing") are dances based on French quadrilles that were adapted by the Irish by integrating their sean-nós steps and Irish music. irish
The dances performed in kabuki plays are called Nihon buyo and are widely enjoyed not just by professional actors but by ordinary people, who learn them as a hobby. Japanese
is an Afro-Brazilian martial art that combines elements of dance, acrobatics, and music capoeira
include: Waltz, Foxtrot, Tango, Quickstep, Viennese Waltz, Rumba, Cha cha, Swing, Jive, Samba, Mambo, Bolero, and Paso Doble. ballroom
in the international dancesport competitions consists of the cha-cha-cha, rumba, samba, paso doble, and also the jive of United States origin. latin
Consequently, a wide range of styles are displayed including krumping, tutting, breaking, locking, boogaloo, and popping. hip hop
s the dance-form used in the Indian films. It is a mixture of numerous styles. These styles include belly-dancing, kathak, Indian folk, Western popular, and "modern", jazz, and even Western erotic dancing. bollywood
is performed in a circle and is performed using traditional dance steps. bhangra
Cultural dances play a huge role in African societies. ... Kpanlogo. ... Moribayasa (Guinea) ... Eskista (Ethiopia) ... Atilogwu ( Nigeria) ... Aduma (Kenya) ... Pat Pat (Senegal) . african
ith roots in Indian, Arabic, and Spanish culture, flamenco dance is known for its sweeping arm movements and rhythmic feet stomping. flamenco

Styles Of Dance! Crossword

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Dancers, usually accompanied by music, tell a story or express a mood through their movements. It is characterized by light, graceful movements and the use of pointe shoes with reinforced toes Ballet
Can be another term for folk dance, or sometimes even for ceremonial dance Traditional
A ballroom dance in triple time (3/4) performed by a couple, who turn rhythmically round and round as they progress around the dance floor. Waltz
A style of dance highly dependent on disco music.One classic dance is the Hustle, as seen in "Saturday Night Fever." Disco
A popular form of social dance that originated in the Caribbean. This dance form is an example of a partnered ballroom dance. Salsa
The process of spontaneously creating movement. Development of movement material is facilitated through a variety of creative explorations including body mapping through time, levels, shape and dynamics. Improvisation
A style of funk dance, which is today also associated with hip hop. The name is based on the concept of freezing from a fast movement and "locking" in a certain position, holding that position for a short while and then continuing in the same speed as before. Locking
A dance style, or a group of dances, originating from Harlem, New York with Afro-American Roots. The feeling of the dance is "swinging", as it developed to the swing style of jazz music from the 1920s to the 1940s or 50s. Swing
The dance-form used in the Indian films. It is a mixture of numerous styles. These styles include belly-dancing, kathak, Indian folk, Western popular and modern jazz. Bollywood
A smooth, progressive dance characterized by long, continuous flowing movements across the dance floor. It is danced to big band (usually vocal) music. The dance is similar in its look to waltz, although the rhythm is in a 4/4. Foxtrot
A style of expressive dance that combines elements of several dance genres including modern, jazz, lyrical and classical ballet. Contemporary
A partner dance that originated in the 1880s along the River Plata, the natural border between Argentina and Uruguay, and soon spread to the rest of the world. Early this style was known as tango criollo (Creole tango). Tango
One of the street dance styles that based on the quick muscle contraction techniques to blend into various poses and it’s often integrated with Robot, Waving and Tutting. Popping
The steps and essential style of this type of dancing, originated from dances of Africans brought to the America as slaves. Originally, the term for this style of dance encompassed any dance done to jazz music. Jazz
A style of acrobatic dancing originating in the mid-1970s, often performed to rap music usually by teenage males in the streets, and characterized by intricate footwork, pantomime, spinning headstands, tumbling, and elaborate improvised virtuosic movements. Breaking
A fast ballroom dance of Latin American origin, similar to the mambo, that follows a rhythmic pattern based upon a quick three-step movement. Cha Cha
A dance performed wearing shoes fitted with metal taps, characterized by rhythmical tapping of the toes and heels. Tap

Dance Styles Word Search

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Bboying
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All About Dance Word Search

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Dance Styles Word Search

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Dance Around The World Crossword

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Description

Danced during Chinese New Year Chinese Dragon Dance
Created by combining the names Bomba and Hollywood Indian Bollywood
Known for Elaborate makeup and costumes. Japanese Kabuki
Introduced by Russian' ruler when he wanted it performed at his wedding. Russian Ballet
Breaks away from the traditional rules of ballet. US Contemporary Dance
Lively, rhythmical dance of Afro-Brazillian origin. Brazilian Samba
Originated from the French dance called the Danzon. Cuban Salsa
Partner that originated along the River Plate Argentina Tango
The genre of ballroom dance. Austrian Viennese Waltz
Emphasizes complex moves of the torso. Middle East Belly Dance

Dance Crossword

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A dance style originating from the 1970's Disco
A lively dance originating from Spanish cultures Salsa
An artistic dance with precise movements, elegant. A show example is the Nutcracker Ballet
A ballroom dance in 3/4 time Waltz
a form of swing dance and a form of blues piano playing, has a funny name Boogie Woogie
A form of street dance styles, usually performed to music with the same name. Hip Hop
A type of ethnic dance that are developed by a people of one country, usually specific to one area Folk Dance
A style of dance played to jazz from 1920's-40's Swing
A czech dance familiar throughout America and Europe Polka
An aerobic fitness dance inspired by various Latin America dance Zumba
A spanish dance that you perform to a specific song, popular at parties and sports events Macarena
A dance performed with a special type of shoes with metal taps, and is performed by rhythmical tapping Tap

DANCE Word Search

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Types of Dancing Worksheet

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an artistic dance form performed to music using precise and highly formalized set steps and gestures Ballet
a dance performed wearing shoes fitted with metal taps, characterized by rhythmical tapping of the toes and heels Tap Dancing
a popular dance, considered as part of the tradition or custom of a particular people Folk Dancing
a folk dance in which couples face each other in two lines or a square Contra Dance
dancing in which solo dancers perform acrobatics that involve touching various parts of the body (such as the back or head) to the ground Break-dancing
a vigorous rhythmic dance style of the Andalusian Gypsies Flamenco
a ballroom dance in 4/4 time, with alternation of two slow and two quick steps. Foxtrot
a dance in triple time performed by a couple who as a pair turn rhythmically around and around as they progress around the dance floor Waltz
a ballroom dance originating in Buenos Aires, characterized by marked rhythms and postures and abrupt pauses Tango
a fast dance popular in the 1940s, performed chiefly to swing music. Jitterbug

Ballroom and Latin Word Search

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Bolero
Jitterbug
Mambo
Twostep
Quickstep
Paso doble
Waltz
Tango
Jive
Salsa
Samba
Foxtrot
Rumba
Cha Cha

dance terms Word Search

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