Type
Word Search
Description

America
Ballet
Beauty
Competition
Crown
Dance
Dedication
Determination
Fitness
Gown
Heels
Interview
Sash
Scholarship
Talent
Winner

Styles Of Dance! Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Modern Dance History Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Doris Humphrey is student of ____ Denishawn
Lester Horton is student of _____ Denishawn
Martha Graham is student of ____ Denishawn
Founder of AAADT which showcased African-American talent Ailey
Paul Taylor is student of _____ Graham
Home of Modern Dance Unitedstates
Inducted in National Museum of Dance's Hall of Fame Jose Limon
Experimented with chance dance Cunningham
Creator of the Fall and Recovery technique Humphrey
Developed technique that the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater teaches Horton
Alvin Ailey is student of _____ Horton
Where was Modern dance most popular Europe
Jose Limon is student of _____ Humphrey
Known for his combination of ballet and gesture Taylor
"The Mother of Modern Dance" Duncan
Co-founded the dance company Denishawn with Ted Shawn Denis
Merce Cunningham is student of _____ Graham
Modern dance is the rejection of ballet and ______ Vaudeville
Modern dance is referred to as ___ Experimental
Identified new movement system Contraction and Release Graham
Founded all-male company and Jacob's Pillow dance school Shawn

Pageant Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Shoes
Medals
Straightener
Curler
BobbyPins
Hairspray
MakeUp
Trophies
OnceUponATime
Slumber Party
Confidence
Queen
Picture
Singing
Director
Contestant
Sash
Crown
Eyes
OOC
Theme
Beauty
Talent
Routine
Hair
Personality
Smile
Dress

Qualities of a hero Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

hardworker
altruistic
influential
kind
generous
dedicated
just
benevolent
selfless
respectful
talented
leader
smart
courageous
brave
compassionate
determined

dance Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

jump
lift
acro
hair piece
bun
glitter
costume
turnout
ballet
competition
contemporary
dance
duet
ensemble
flexibility
group
jazz
junior
lyrical
mini
petite
pewis
point
quartet
salsa
senior
solo
split
stradle
tango
tap
trio

Positivity 4 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Speak louder than words Actions
A happy heart is a ______________ heart. Starts with a j. Joyful
Calmness Peace
Party Celebration
Beds of flowers Gardens
Thankfulness Gratitude
Rays of light Sunshine
Prettiness Beauty
Helping, kindness Caring
On a happy face Smile
Gifts from God Blessings
Can be expressed with or without musical instruments Song
Color of a heart Red
Opposite of being proud is showing _______________. Humility
What moonlight does on the water Dances
Presents, Talents Gifts
Sparks interest Inspiration
Commitment Dedication
Telling the truth Honesty
When the wind blows on you, you feel a ________________. Breeze
Best meal of the day Dessert
Something you might take that is unpredictable Chance

Fitness Fun Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

aerobics
agility
ballet
barre
baseball
basketball
cheerleading
dairy
dance
field hockey
fitness
flag football
fruit
grains
healthy
kickball
quickness
rock climbing
running
short circuit
soccer
softball
speed
sugars
swimming
tumble
unhealthy
vegetable
volleyball
walking
water
yoga
zumba

Musical Theater Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A Broadway actor who starred as Jack Kelly in Newsies and Clyde Barrow in Bonnie & Clyde Jeremy Jordan
Musical about the childrens strike for rights in 1899 Newsies
High heels that most women wear in theater Character Shoes
a classic Disney movie-turned-musical about a common boy who finds love with a princess Aladdin
A series of dance steps put together to music choreography
a ground-breaking musical that won a tony for best musical, involves rap hamilton
show about highschool gone wrong - has three main characters with the same name Heathers
a female preformer actress
the person who keeps the whole show running from behind the scenes production manager
actress who is known for her roles in Cinderella, Bonnie & Clyde, Bandstand, Anything Goes, and many more Laura Osnes

Types of Dancing Worksheet

Type
Matching Worksheet
Description

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