Brief History of Dance

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Dance is an art form that combines rhythmic movements of the body and music. It can be traced throughout history as a part of rituals, celebrations, communication and self-expression.

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  • Breakdancing originated in the Bronx, New York. Some break dancing moves are the headspin, turtle, moon walk and back spin. Break dance competitors battle each other on the basis of skill and execution of moves.

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  • Photo Credit dance image by The Russian Negresco from Fotolia.com Dionysus Statue in Bronze image by Jorge Moro from Fotolia.com tip tap scalzo image by goccedicolore.it from Fotolia.com Breakdance Collection 1 image by Infs from Fotolia.com
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