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What is the duration of an action according to Laban’s theory?
I read your very interesting article about Laban's effort qualities. I am new to the theory as I started reading it a few months ago and …
What is dance criticism?
Maria please, what is the definition for dance criticism, a dance critic and a critique.
What is the purpose of a critique?
The ‘aesthetics of the cool’
What does ‘aesthetics of the cool’ mean?
How to write Feuillet Notation?
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Dance notation and
how to write it?
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Ballet cultural values and ideas
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And the social/political reasons why it is the way it is, why it may …
Relationship between breath and expressivity in dance
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What does UNITY in dance mean?
What does UNITY in dance mean?? I really need the meaning as soon as possible..I'm a dance major and I'm going to report about UNITY and our dance teacher …
Use of space in Sabra and Neil So You Think You Can Dance choreographed by Mandy Moore
Concerning Sabra and Neil So You Think You Can Dance choreographed by Mandy Moore, please give me some thoughts on the Rudolf Labans’ movement analysis,like …
How to define a question for a dance research?
I'm doing a research paper in Language Arts and I can't come up with a question for dance. I want to do it on dance, but what is a dance research question …
How can I relate architecture to dance?
I am currently in my senior year as an architecture student. I am also a contemporary dancer. I decided for my senior project to design a dance …
Choreographic structure of "Dance of the Blessed Spirits" by Pina Bausch.
"Dance of the Blessed Spirits" by Pina Bausch. What structure did Pina Bausch use in this dance segment?
The meaning of GESTURE for contemporary dance
Hello, I came across your website while looking for definitions of Gesture. I am looking at the differences between the understanding of gesture in …
Is there a grammar for duo/group Dance?
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What is the difference between the kinespheric space and the scenic space?
I want to know more about the two basic things...Body, Space … it’s not very clear from the content in the website....I will be thankful if you just tell …
Theory concerning a hierarchy of muscle tension
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Difference between modern dance and other dance forms
What’s the difference between modern dance and other dance forms like ballet, jazz and hip hop?
What is the difference between contemporary dance
and modern ballet?
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How does Contemporary Dance affect societies?
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-What type of people take part in Contemporary Dance?
Pioneers of Modern Dance for Men
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Lester Horton company
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Is yoga infused in ballet
Some one who I know has studied ballet and yoga. She mentioned that in the history of ballet, yoga was infused in ballet. I am looking for documentation …
Kurt Jooss and Mary Wigman
Are Kurt Jooss and Mary Wigman similar in dance technique?
British modern dance between 1965 and 1985
British Modern Dance between 1965 and 1985?
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Can you tell me some people that do modern dance ?
Topic for BA Honors about contemporary dance
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Good dance literature
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Do the dance movements have to have a meaning behind them?
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DVD on Modern Dance History (Trailblazers of Modern Dance)
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Where did contemporary dance come from?
Where did contemporary dance come from? What are its key features and how is it different from other styles of dance?
The function of contemporary dance
What is the function of contemporary dance?
What is environmental choreography? Does it relate to local people's culture, tradition, and values? Who's the pioneer of this genre? Why is it called …
Contemporary (what is contemporary dance?)
1.What is contemporary?
2.What are the techniques of contemporary?
3.How can the contemporary dance form be choreographed?
4.What are the types of contemporary? …
Contemporary... (when did it start?)
What year did contemporary dance start?
History of Modern Dance
I would like to know, how has Modern Dance evolved within te last 50 years? (Around the 1950's)
I need help... (General info about contemporary dance)
I have a project on contemporary dancing and I have some questions.
What type of people dance this?
Where was it made?
What year was it most popular? …
The purpose of contemporary dance.
What is the purpose for contemporary dance?
What is revolutionary in its time?
In relation to contemporary dance, what is revolutionary in its time?
Choreography and musical influences.
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How influential is fashion and music to the development of social and theatrical dance?
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Lester Horton and cultural plurality.
How did Lester Horton highlight a particular culture in dance history?
How to analyze a choreographic piece?
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The role of society in the evolution of Modern and Contemporary dance
In what ways was the evolution of Modern, Post Modern and Contemporary dance affected by the social and political factors of every period?
Or was it …
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