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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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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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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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. 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 was a rousing Spanish-Latin rhythms, provocative and powerful clip production promotion. However, let’s go in order… scan the cover of the disc the Honor of creating a new song-dance belongs to the Spanish Duo LOS DEL RIO, consisting of two quite Mature men — Antonio Romeo Monche and Raphael Ruiz Perdigones. As with the Lambada, they found their source of inspiration in South America. In 1992, the Duo toured Venezuela and once got to a private party, where “lit” local flamenco dance teacher — Dana Patricia. Continue reading

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 knew firsthand — because he was born there on December 31, 1977. When Park Che sang began to write songs and perform, he took the pseudonym PSY (from the English. Psyho — crazy), which corresponded perfectly to his crazy ability to “light” and perfectly ernichat. So “Gangnam Style” is a set of “show-off” and antics. The song is sung on behalf of the guy who “frames” the girl. Both of them are “quiet” on the outside, but incredibly sexy and irresistible inside. As PSY himself said, the song is dedicated to the perfect girl who “knows when to be subtle and when to be wild. 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…

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What is dangerous dancing in unfamiliar terrain?
During my cloudless childhood and radiant youth summer camps were quite popular. Pioneer there, labor camps and recreation, sports and recreation. Probably, there are no people among my generation who…

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Can children create a musical?
Sometimes I think the school prepares clerks and accountants. School math is good. For Russian language thankful and the school every time the idea flows smoothly to the paper, and…

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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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