Argentine Tango Dancing

Argentine Tango Dancing

Argentine tango, which is very different to standard international ballroom tango, is a wonderful dance, full of passion and emotion. It is great for both social and professional dancers, and is often More »

The Latest Computer and Slot Games Related to Dance

The Latest Computer and Slot Games Related to Dance

Dance is popular everywhere, and the fun and excitement of the world famous annual Rio de Janeiro Carnival where the dancers put on a dazzling extravaganza, can be appreciated even virtually, on More »

The Roots of Modern Classical Ballet

The Roots of Modern Classical Ballet

Although France is recognised for its outstanding work with early ballet, a number of other countries explored this wonderful form of art. One of the main early exponents was Russia, a country More »

Hip-Hop 101

Hip-Hop 101

Hip-Hop is a hugely popular type of dance involving different styles of street dance. It is very improvisational as it is made up of freestyle moves done to rap or Hip-Hop sound. More »

Rock and Roll Dancing

Rock and Roll Dancing

Rock and roll is an exciting fast paced, fun partner dance that gets everyone up on their feet -rocking to the music, of course. It can be quite athletic, as the rhythm More »

What is Dancesport?

What is Dancesport?

Dancesport is the term used to describe high level American style and international style ballroom dancing. It is done on a competitive level rather than exhibition or social dancing, and features various More »

Dance in Education

Dance in Education

While the idea of integrating dance into a broad educational program has been around for some years, at present time it does seem to be gaining traction in regard to being adopted More »

Professional Development For Dancers

Professional Development For Dancers

Just like many other vocations, professional development is an intrinsic element of a dance teacher’s progress. It is intended for various degrees of professional experience and expertise, and embraces teachers from diverse More »

 

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Ballet_shoes_(Russian_ballet_school_М._Исаева)Here you will find a collection of interesting articles about dance, dance as a sport, dance in education, and professional development for dancers. Subjects include “Dancesport”, which is the top grade of ballroom dancing in American and international style as seen in the famous television shows Dancing With the Stars, and Strictly Ballroom, while “Dance in Education” discusses the benefits of incorporating dance lessons into public schools via a comprehensive educational program. “The Roots of Classical Ballet” looks into its early beginnings in Paris and its pioneering exponents in Russia, along with the way in which classical ballet prospered due to grand masters such as Enrico Cecchetti, and the successful collaboration between some of the masters and renowned musicians including Tchaikovsky.

“Hip-Hop Dancin,” will focus on this phenomenon which comprises a fusion of the culture of hip hop and street dance. The dances it derived from, the era it dates back to, the cool, popular moves, and the television shows and films that broadened its popularity. “Argentine Tango” takes a brief look at this magnificent dance which is imbued with passion and emotion. It discusses its roots and influences, the non-stop interplay of emotions between the music and the dancers, and between the partners themselves, as well as the unique postural stance which makes it different to other ballroom dances.

Nowadays, there are more and more dance themes on casino games such as slot machines, and these are discussed as well, as are the hugely popular online dance games which are fun to play alone, or with family and friends.