World dance day. How it is celebrated?
Songs and dances — is this how the modern world dance day is celebrated? How now to be — to go to a club with friends or still go to…

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Tarantella. How does it sound in modern culture?
The Italians themselves write that no self-respecting Italian wedding or other holiday is complete without a Tarantella. But Tarantella is now a whole group of dances, differently called in different…

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How to become a debutante of the Vienna ball?
Whirling to the sounds of the Viennese waltz with a gallant gentleman on the polished parquet floor, in a snow-white dress, with sparkling eyes, not inferior in the brilliance of…

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The history of jazz-funk dance

One of the youngest and most successful styles in terms of Commerce is jazz-funk. It was born in America only at the beginning of the XXI century, and in this short period of time has become a leading type of dance in the world of show business. The founders of this direction are three choreographers – Bobby Newberry, Brian Friedman and Kevin Mayer, who showed the world how beautifully and harmoniously to mix the basic movements of hip-hop, jazz dance and other styles, using a gentle manner of performance, while adding plasticity and dynamism. Predecessors of this style are waking and waging that emerged among Latin American artists. Continue reading

Instructions: how to translate the promises of Latin Americans?
The popularity of Latin American dances has long been gaining momentum in Russia, especially in Moscow. After all, these dances are positive, a distraction from the routine, transferred to the…

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"Holy Spring." As shown by the pagan Russia Stravinsky, Roerich and Nijinsky?
Still flying in space American ship "Voyager". Bears he records music. And along with the music of Is Bach on Board the spacecraft is a recording of the music of…

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Performance "MP3. Ravel.» How to show love in dance?
Alla Sigalova — choreographer and teacher. She performed the production with the students of the Moscow art theater School, creating a unique plastic-dramatic performance without words. Through choreography and stage…

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Song + dance. What is the history of "the chicken Dance"?
Almost all Soviet children of the 1980s knew this dance. He has long been a constant favorite at the kindergarten matinees and pioneer camps. Abroad, adults did not lag behind…

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