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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What do you know about Irish dancing?
Standing "on a string" dancers with their hands pressed at the seams tap bizarre rhythms. Unusual, interesting, even fascinating. However, the world of Irish dance is much more than it…

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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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Monthly Archives: August 2017

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 the city Park to the child pleased himself with a pleasant presentation? The question is not simple, especially when so many new and interesting presents the tradition of modern art. Photo: Depositphotos Before April 29 celebrated only festivities — songs and dances were a secondary rule. They danced, made wishes, everything is almost as it is accepted in Russia, only through a fire did not jump. Today, the international dance day involves not only mass performances in the Central square in each city. On this day, all people have to dance — can be professional, and can be Amateur. Continue reading

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 mental and physical performance seriously impairs the quality of life of the elderly and the elderly. In the worst case, at first subtle troubles over the years bring more suffering and can develop into Alzheimer’s disease. Science cannot yet offer a panacea that can restore youth. However, many studies have come to a clear conclusion: regular exercise slows down negative processes, affecting the hippocampus — the area of the brain that controls memory, learning, balance and spatial orientation. Continue reading

Song + dance. Is it hard to dance to "Macarena" and "Ketchup Song"?
To repeat the success of "the thing" — a song and dance in one bottle — was only by the mid-1990s. In many features, history repeated itself — again it…

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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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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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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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