What a better way to express your emotions through movement than dance! For many years, dance has been considered one of the most artistic and fascinating manners of self-expression. It can be rhythmic or tranquil, seductive or enlivening! It has the ability to empower you, lift your spirits and make you dream. It will certainly blow your worries away and bring positive energy into your life.
Dance can be improvised or masterfully choreographed. It is a powerful tool for delivering non-verbal messages to observers. It can be a very artistic way of expressing turbulent emotions and passionate desires. Dance can even tell a story if successfully choreographed.
There are different kinds of dance: ballet and tango represent classical, old-school form of dance. Break dancing is a street dance type and modern ballet is a contemporary kind of dance. Dance can be performed solo, as a couple or in a group. Salsa, disco, electro are just a few of the modern dance styles and they are characterized by vigor, energy and dynamics. Ballroom dancing is an example of the irresistible combination of physical exercises and dance aesthetics.
Dance can be a source of pleasure or a manner of competition. It can be a part of theatrical performances or musicals. Very often specific dances require special costumes, especially when it comes to public performances. Salsa and other Latin dances may require you to put something sassy on, while tango and ballet will certainly want you to complete the magical rhythms with gorgeous, semi-classical, ornamented outfits. Break dancers will certainly fascinate the public with their casual style, with jeans and a t-shirt, while modern ballet will certainly provoke you to put something revealing on. As long as it’s age-appropriate, nothing could really prevent you from hitting the dance floor confidently, provocatively and in style.
Different dances have different origins. Ballet has emerged in Italy and is the product of the poetry, music and spectacles that were so popular in the country in the past. Subsequently, it has spread in France. African dances, for example, have appeared as a result of celebrations and rituals.
Dance is often performed as part of rituals and traditions. It has been an integral part of the culture of various old-time cultures and civilizations.
There is a legend that dance, in its form of a non-verbal communication tool, has been used to deliver signs in an unspoken way. Often it has been successfully used to deliver love messages, containing gentle ideas and passionate gestures.
Music is an integral part of dance. Most dances are accompanied by relevant rhythms but in some cases such as tap dancing, music is not necessary . In those cases, the body creates its own rhythm and moves according to it.
Various sports integrate dance in their routines. For example, gymnastics and figure skating contain harmonic elements similar to dance.
No matter if you dance for fun, competition or just experience its art effect, it will surely make you feel special! So dance your heart away when you get the chance!