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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 Trivia Crossword

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How many positions are there in ballet? five
What ballet term means "to melt"? fondu
Every time your foot leaves the floor in a ballet class, it must be... pointed
What is the language of ballet? french
So You Think You Can __________ dance
To strike frappe
To turn pirouette
If you're not ________, you're late! early
It is proper etiquette to have your hair in a _______for class. bun
Dance like no one's _____________ watching
Where did Hip Hop originally come from? bronx
Movement in jazz where the dancer extends the leg and arches the back at once? layout
Slow motion movement adagio
Big kicks battmentes
You must turn out from your ________, not your feet hips
Miss Armanii's last name SaahdTann
Two brushes, one to the front and one to the back? (tap) shuffle
Rahway Dance ___________ theatre
Dance Theatre of __________ Harlem
American ___________ Theatre Ballet
Alvin ________ ailey
___________ __________ City Ballet Newyork

DANCE Word Search

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DANCE Word Search

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All About Dance Word Search

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Arrangement
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Dance Culture
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dance terms Word Search

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Ellie
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Kaylauna
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Hip Hop Crossword

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Dancer holds positions longer like locking in place and move again after quick pause locking
High energy free movement of arms legs chest and feet krumping
what color are you supposed to wear in class? black
precursor to jazz tap and swing blackbottom
These dancers would dance during the instrumental part or the break in the music breakdancers
_____ ______ would set up temporary discos with their large sound systems discjockeys
known as DJ Kool Herc clivecampbell
Refers to dance styles primarily danced to hip hop music or that has evolved as part of hip hop culture hiphop
Bonus 1: Name that song: "Don't get comfortable Look, I don't dance now I make money moves Say I don't gotta dance I make money move If I see you and I don't speak" bodakyellow
Isolation where the dancer's chest beats out outbeat
Dancing on the high level levelthree
Chanting over a drum beat done by DJ's to one up their rivals toasting
Contracting and releasing of muscles in your chest arms legs and shoulders to create a jerking motion popping
A wavelike motion moving through the whole body bodyroll
Bonus 2: Artist for #9 cardib
Urban style of dancing; cross between jazz and hip hop funk
Isolation where the dancer's chest beats in inbeat
A fluid more interpretive version of hip hop to slower music lyricalhiphop
Country where hip hop originated africa
A group of street dancers who get together to create dance routines crew
dancing on the floor levelone
How old was clive campbell when he moved to the west bronx? thirteen
Movement inspired by egyptian heiroglyphs tutting
One of the earliest styles of hip hop breaking
dancing on the middle level leveltwo

styles of dance Word Search

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point
circus
lyrical
cheerleading
liyra
acro
contempary
hip hop
modern
jazz
tap
ballet

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 styles Crossword

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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