If you are a new dancer, concentrate on what you know.
Unmasking the imposter, decompetition
Teaching Movement Education eBook
Why was it popular in the 1960s, 1970s, and even into the 1980s? Who should know the movement education framework (MEF)? Why did its popularity fade, and where are we today? Who were the contributors to the beginnings of movement education?
Dance Improvisations eBook
This is a trust-based task that you can use as an introduction to contact improvisation. It asks dancers to remember what it felt like to be moved in terms of force, timing, correct use of space and quality. It can also get dancers thinking about how they can create original movement material.
Music Fundamentals for Dance With Web Resource
The time signature, also known as meter signature, of a piece of music defines how the beat is organized by prescribing how many beats occur per measure and what kind of note designates one beat. Each beat is counted sequentially.
Beginning Ballet eBook With Web Resource
The barre exercises presented in this chapter follow the order in which they are performed in the traditional ballet barre.
Beginning Modern Dance eBook With Web Resource
The function of dance is communication. . . . By communication is not meant to tell a story or to project an idea, but to communicate experience by means of action . . .
Discovering Dance eBook With Web Resources
As you read the introduction to this chapter, you may have recognized some of the forms of dance as entertainment that you knew or have even taken part in. Some of these forms are live performances, and others are performed for recorded media, yet others focus on commercial dance.
Experiencing Dance 2nd Edition eBook With Web Resources
Collaborating with a partner, find a way to communicate simple directions to others in a nonverbal manner. Share and discuss the experience with another set of partners.
Dance Integration eBook
Thanks to the Partnership for 21st Century Skills, a national group of business and education leaders came together as a catalyst to position 21st-century skills at the center of U.S. education.