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Dance 1 terms Ballet

STUDY
PLAY
locomotor
moving
nonlocomotive
not moving
force
use of energy while moving
space
area covered by dance moves
direction
where you travel
levels
distance from floor
pathways
patterns the body makes as it moves through space or on the floor
shape
design of body as it exists in space
time
how fast or slow
danc composition
group of dance movements
expressive qualities
ideas or emotions communicated by the movement patterns of a dance
plie
bend
releve
rise
pointe tendu
stretched point
passe
passed
degage
disingage
portebras
carriage of the arms
saute
jump
glissade
to glide
chasse
CHASED
adagio
slow controled movement