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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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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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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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.! In this article I decided to react to you, dear men, to be a little bolder and more resolute. Marcin Sylwia Ciesielski, Shutterstock.com first I want to tell you what social dancing. If the name confused you, I hasten to reassure — it does not hurt and even very nice. Social most often are pair dances which are engaged not for competitions, and for rest and an exchange of positive emotions. Age and training are irrelevant is to learn, anyone can, it would wish! The main feature of this type of dance is the constant change of dance partners. Continue reading

Song + dance. As “the Thing” conquered the world?

It so happens that a particular song and a particular dance form an inseparable link in our head, like “Marx-Engels” or “Dolce Gabbana”. Moreover, sometimes the dance is invented from scratch — especially for the song. Loalwa resistacne the First sign of a good song-dance — infectiousness. When you listen to it and whether you like it or not, you can’t get it out of your head. Take, for example, the same “Lambada”. This dance appeared long before the famous song. His homeland was the North of Brazil. Experts say that the style was based on a kind of cross between the new flamenco, Rumba and other equally sensual Latin American dances. Continue reading

What dance to learn?

Dance is, first of all, a perception of the world. How you feel the surrounding space, how you perceive the flow of information — and how you are aware of yourself in these flows. Dance is an opportunity to tell with the help of the body what the soul sings about. Photo: Depositphotos A to body and soul was able to more effectively merge into a creative ecstasy and to achieve harmony, you need to identify what you would like to achieve in “physical” terms, and that in “philosophical-aesthetic”. Attracting more and more young ladies belly dance, or BELLY DANCE, originally had a very practical value. In ancient times in the East girls were taught to perform it from early childhood. All movements of this dance-gymnastics aimed at strengthening the abdominal muscles, with a single purpose: to prepare the internal organs for subsequent delivery. Continue reading

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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The atmosphere of paired dances
The world of dance is full of mysteries and mysteries inaccessible to uninitiated people. Starting to dance, not many people think about the disclosure of their feelings through dancing. Most…

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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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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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