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…

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Tarantella. What legends are associated with it?
A dance shrouded in mystery. Dance, which became a symbol. At the same time — absolutely alive — everyone can dance, do it with pleasure on holidays and even hold…

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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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Monthly Archives: January 2017

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

Where to begin the study of twerking?

Today it is very fashionable to repeat the beautiful movements of popular singers, which is why many of the fair sex take lessons twerking for beginners. This type of dance is very energetic and requires a good physical training. To do this, 2 weeks before the start of training, it is recommended to perform a set of stretching exercises daily.

The style is based on the rotation of the hips in different directions or “eight”, while the technique involves performing movements exclusively hips, also allowed smooth rocking shoulders. Continue reading

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 dance at home?
Dancing through each movement reflects the state of mind of the person, it can be used without words to convey all your feelings partners, so do not stay away from…

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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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Tarantella. What legends are associated with it?
A dance shrouded in mystery. Dance, which became a symbol. At the same time — absolutely alive — everyone can dance, do it with pleasure on holidays and even hold…

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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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