Jamaica is the birthplace of Dancehall
One of the most popular dance styles that are popular today is denhall – street dance, resulting in a truly Jamaican parties. It is rightfully referred to as social, because…

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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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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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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 movements, listening to the enchanting melody. Then we were recommended, in addition to Russian folk or famous ballroom, dance only waltz and tango, considering everything else bad taste, planted decaying West. The source of Course, the tango that we were learning and trying to reproduce was the most chaste and innocent of all the tango in the world. Then anybody and in a head could not come that you can hug and squeeze around the girl. The classic pose of the male hand on the waist of the partner, it also on the shoulder of the leader, two free hands are joined and extended forward or bent. Continue reading

Irish dance. Can you think... feet?
How surprisingly easy sometimes there are thoughts: it seemed that there was still a fraction of a second ago, nothing that would have attracted, surprised or forced to take shape…

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Whose dance - theatre experiences? By the anniversary of Mahmud Esambayev
"Such people as Mahmud Esambayev, meet at all I don't know in how many years. He is, in fact, so plastic, so musical and so expressive... that everything he performs,…

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Benefits of dance for older people?
Our mental and physical abilities inevitably deteriorate with age. How to deal with this phenomenon? Researchers have found that brain aging slows down exercise, especially dancing. Photo: Depositphotos Decrease in…

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Social dance. What is bachata?
In recent years, in large and small cities were clubs for social dancing. What is social dancing? In fact — "people". Dance not for dance but for fun. No competitions,…

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