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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Why the Argentine tango is the national dance?
Tango! Who does not know this gentle, romantic and at the same time incendiary and erotic dance. At school in the mid 50-ies we diligently tried to remember his simple…

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Why don't men dance?
Being engaged in several years of Latin American social dances, I noticed this feature: at any dance party for one partner there are at least two girls. What a mess.!…

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Janet Jackson

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

How to use the healing power of expressive arts?
Creativity helps to find harmony with yourself and others. Natalie Rogers — the daughter of the most influential American psychologist Carl Rogers, continues the work of his father, using a…

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Features of Russian hip-hop
Hip-hop emerged as a way of self-expression. For the first time, this movement touched upon social problems: protest against injustice, domination of money and corruption. It is precisely because of…

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Song + dance. How Korean dance "Gangnam Style" broke YouTube counter?
The very title of the song "Gangnam Style" — refers to the Gangnam district in South-Eastern Seoul. About this most densely populated and prosperous area, the author of the song…

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How to become a choreographer? Tips of the dancer
People dance everywhere: at discos, holidays, just at home with good music. Some dance for themselves as they can, and some are enrolled in dance schools. But only a small…

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