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52 terms
Dance - Modern Dance History
modern dance
loie fuller
loie fuller
isadora duncan
a form of dance form that breaks away from the traditions of…
- never received formal training... - focused on theatrical elem…
- "_____ skirt trend"... - used fabrics, skirts, and lighting to…
established dance school in suburb outside of Berlin, Germany
modern dance
a form of dance form that breaks away from the traditions of…
loie fuller
- never received formal training... - focused on theatrical elem…
59 terms
Dance History
Early court dances
Ballet
Comedian dell'Arte (Early Court Dances)
Harlequin (Early Court Dances)
Developed out of social dance
Developed out of court dances
Group of performers that presented plays with specific charac…
one character(sly magician in mask and cape) that has lasted…
Early court dances
Developed out of social dance
Ballet
Developed out of court dances
24 terms
Dance History
Carousel, Brigadoon
Shorty George
Lindy Hop
Latin Dancers
Besides Agnes Mille's iconic choreography in Oklahoma,, name…
Name of George Snowden, who created a series of steps includi…
Another dance created by George Snowden
During the 1930s and into the 1940s, these dancers were polar…
Carousel, Brigadoon
Besides Agnes Mille's iconic choreography in Oklahoma,, name…
Shorty George
Name of George Snowden, who created a series of steps includi…
38 terms
Dance history
RudolfVon Laban
body,space, time,effort
Culture, Time period, and Purpose
personal aesthetic
was the movement theorist who gave us both Labanotation and E…
four raw materials Laban's theory embraced are
Knowledge what are all critical in understanding a dance
emotional state when attending a performance; connection with…
RudolfVon Laban
was the movement theorist who gave us both Labanotation and E…
body,space, time,effort
four raw materials Laban's theory embraced are
61 terms
dance history
renaissance
danse basse (on the floor) & danse hau…
dinner ballet
court ballet
14th-16th century, rebirth of the arts
2 categories of dance, renaissance period
each course a dancer imitates mythological creature associate…
France's imitation of dinner ballet; more elaborate
renaissance
14th-16th century, rebirth of the arts
danse basse (on the floor) & danse hau…
2 categories of dance, renaissance period
24 terms
dance history
laura molvy
John Martin
metakinesis
ausdruckstanz
Created term and concept of the "Male Gaze"
Dubbed farther of modern dance, was the first dance critic fo…
transmission of movement sense from body, performer, to body…
dance of expression
laura molvy
Created term and concept of the "Male Gaze"
John Martin
Dubbed farther of modern dance, was the first dance critic fo…
52 terms
dance history
Apollonian aesthetic
Dionysian aesthetic
Procession
Pageant
emotion is controlled... rituals... characteristic of classicism
emotion is uncontrolled ... exotic dances... characteristic of Roma…
act of moving along in an orderly succession in a ceremonious…
celebration usually fir an event in history, involving someti…
Apollonian aesthetic
emotion is controlled... rituals... characteristic of classicism
Dionysian aesthetic
emotion is uncontrolled ... exotic dances... characteristic of Roma…
10 terms
Dance History
Ruth St. Denis
Ted Shawn
Isadora Duncan
Lois Fuller
-went to Egypt to study Egyptian cultures... -known for music vi…
-pioneer male modern dancer... -goal to legitimate dance as a ca…
-mother of modern dance... -introduced audiences to bare feet, f…
-introduced modern dance to Europe... -created color gels used i…
Ruth St. Denis
-went to Egypt to study Egyptian cultures... -known for music vi…
Ted Shawn
-pioneer male modern dancer... -goal to legitimate dance as a ca…
77 terms
Dance history
Romanticism
Carlo Blasis
Filippo Taglioni
Marie Taglioni
love of nature, exoticism, emotion vs. rationality, supernatu…
codified the dance d'ecole, and wrote about ballet and pedago…
Marie's father and agent- choreographer and teacher, cleared…
trained with father in Paris, first to incorporate pointe wor…
Romanticism
love of nature, exoticism, emotion vs. rationality, supernatu…
Carlo Blasis
codified the dance d'ecole, and wrote about ballet and pedago…
42 terms
dance history
cave paintings
communication
ritual
specific ritual
strongest edivence of dance in primitive culture
dance was used a way of ____ in primitive culture
traditional cluster of actions
one time purpose
cave paintings
strongest edivence of dance in primitive culture
communication
dance was used a way of ____ in primitive culture
31 terms
Dance History
good posture
Placement
The torso placement
The head
alignment
refers to a well- aligned body that is shifted slightly forwa…
the pelvis should be in a midway position, neither tucking un…
must be aligned with the ribs and hips
good posture
alignment
Placement
refers to a well- aligned body that is shifted slightly forwa…
58 terms
Dance History
Early court dances
Ballet
Comedia dell'Arte
Harlequin
Developed out of social dance
Developed out of court dances
Group of performers that presented plays with specific charac…
one character that has lasted in classical ballet
Early court dances
Developed out of social dance
Ballet
Developed out of court dances
85 terms
History of Dance
Origins of dance
3 categories of dance
Primitive/ Tribal dance characteristic…
The origins of Ancient Greek Culture/A…
prehistoric hunters before hunting, warriors before battle
self pleasure, please others, and please gods
In celebration of marriage, birth, puppetry, death
Religion, architecture, law
Origins of dance
prehistoric hunters before hunting, warriors before battle
3 categories of dance
self pleasure, please others, and please gods
18 terms
Dance history
Romantic era
Carlos blasis
Romantic tutus
La sylphide
1830-1850
Wrote down basic structure of a ballet class and the exercise…
Long, soft and fluid
Choreographed by filippo taglioni... It was about a sylph who fa…
Romantic era
1830-1850
Carlos blasis
Wrote down basic structure of a ballet class and the exercise…
164 terms
Dance History
Where was William Forsythe born?
Who did William Forsythe dance with?
Where was William Forsythe the directo…
Where is William Forsythe currently?
NYC
The Joffrey Ballet (1969-1973) and later the Stuttgart Ballet…
Ballet Frankfurt
The Forsythe Company
Where was William Forsythe born?
NYC
Who did William Forsythe dance with?
The Joffrey Ballet (1969-1973) and later the Stuttgart Ballet…
88 terms
Dance History
Big Spender and Steam Heat
Cattle Call
Rodeo by Agnes DeMille
Choreographic Approaches (6)
Sweet Charity and The Pajama Game (respectively)
Large audition pool that dancers tryout for limited parts
Dancers wear Cowboy Boots on their feet
1. Imagery... 2. Theme... 3. Narrative/Non-Narrative... 4. Literal/Non…
Big Spender and Steam Heat
Sweet Charity and The Pajama Game (respectively)
Cattle Call
Large audition pool that dancers tryout for limited parts
29 terms
Dance history
What was dance used for in the renaiss…
When was the ballet of the queen created
When was the academy of Poetry and art…
Leonardo divinci
Dance is used to raise man closer to gods/enlighten
1581
1570/1581
Started studying the human body in a scientific and mathemati…
What was dance used for in the renaiss…
Dance is used to raise man closer to gods/enlighten
When was the ballet of the queen created
1581
36 terms
Dance History
kinesthetic awareness
primitive / ritual
imitative, dramatic, religious
imitative
learning about our world through our bodies
dances from thousands of years ago and present in some cultur…
3 types of primitive / ritual dance
type of primitive / ritual dance done for survival needs... - de…
kinesthetic awareness
learning about our world through our bodies
primitive / ritual
dances from thousands of years ago and present in some cultur…
21 terms
Dance History
What was the first purpose of dance?
What is indispensable in dance?
What does every culture in the world u…
First classical dance form with formal…
ritual appeasing of a nature spirit or accompanying a rite of…
Rhythm
both music and dance at some point
Bharata Nhatyam, each precise gesture has significance. still…
What was the first purpose of dance?
ritual appeasing of a nature spirit or accompanying a rite of…
What is indispensable in dance?
Rhythm
82 terms
Dance History
Industrial Revolution, womens rights,…
Industrial Revolution
Womens Rights
1850-1950
what are the historical, economical, and social changes that…
de-population of countryside, freedom of mobility, how people…
Womens Christian Temperance Movement, ailments in alcohol, po…
Key period of change for modern dance was..
Industrial Revolution, womens rights,…
what are the historical, economical, and social changes that…
Industrial Revolution
de-population of countryside, freedom of mobility, how people…
12 terms
Dance History
Imperial Russian Ballet
Moscow Ballet
Sergi Diaghiler
Nijinsky
-located in St. Petersburg, Russia ... -reflected Russian ideal
-under direction of Alexander Gorsky... -represented new thought…
-formed Ballet Russes ... -worked with dancers Paulova and Nijin…
-Male ballet dancer and choreography ... -trained at imperial ba…
Imperial Russian Ballet
-located in St. Petersburg, Russia ... -reflected Russian ideal
Moscow Ballet
-under direction of Alexander Gorsky... -represented new thought…
14 terms
Dance History
What are the three types of dance in h…
What type of dance was used to communi…
People who used Ritual dancing feared…
In what continent is Ritual dancing ve…
1. Ritual ... 2. Social... 3. Theatrical
Ritual
Sickness, death, hunger, drought, storms, and spirits
Africa
What are the three types of dance in h…
1. Ritual ... 2. Social... 3. Theatrical
What type of dance was used to communi…
Ritual
18 terms
Dance history
Romantic era
Carlos blasis
Romantic tutus
La sylphide
1830-1850
Wrote down basic structure of a ballet class and the exercise…
Long, soft and fluid
Choreographed by filippo taglioni... It was about a sylph who fa…
Romantic era
1830-1850
Carlos blasis
Wrote down basic structure of a ballet class and the exercise…
22 terms
history of dance
Marie carmago
Marie salle
moliere
Pierre beauchamp dance master
what are the first ballerinas, technician and excelled in bea…
One of the first ballerinas and female choreographers, explor…
writer and playwright who wrote many ballets
choreographer, dancer, and teacher ~ codified the five feet p…
Marie carmago
what are the first ballerinas, technician and excelled in bea…
Marie salle
One of the first ballerinas and female choreographers, explor…
36 terms
Dance History
where does the Alexander Technique ori…
why was this technique created
primarily determined by which 3 parts…
the process of using mental imagery to…
central axis
to undue the muscular tension Alexander had because of his vo…
head, neck, and back
ideokenisis
where does the Alexander Technique ori…
central axis
why was this technique created
to undue the muscular tension Alexander had because of his vo…
30 terms
Dance History: Beginnings of Dance
Greeks believed that dance was origina…
In Greece, learning to dance was a nec…
In Greece, competing dance groups were…
In Greece, skillful dancers were somet…
gods
education and military training
upper-class society
Golden crowns and statues
Greeks believed that dance was origina…
gods
In Greece, learning to dance was a nec…
education and military training
17 terms
Dance history
What elements sets asian dance apart f…
What are the basic characteristics of…
What are the basic characteristics of…
What is a luau?
Fluid and expressive movement
-spiritual communication ... -stylized facial expressions... -men d…
-soft wave undulation... -arm gestures tell a story... -men and wom…
A luau is a celebratory feast that marked important occasions…
What elements sets asian dance apart f…
Fluid and expressive movement
What are the basic characteristics of…
-spiritual communication ... -stylized facial expressions... -men d…
24 terms
History of Dance
What is theatre dance?
Name 5 things that dance did for peopl…
Dance is a basic human outlet.
Dance provides a physical and psycholo…
The dancing or performing in front of an audience
1. Religious rituals ... 2. Communication ... 3. Preparation for hu…
True
True
What is theatre dance?
The dancing or performing in front of an audience
Name 5 things that dance did for peopl…
1. Religious rituals ... 2. Communication ... 3. Preparation for hu…
17 terms
Dance History
What is the mimetic movement in regard…
What is a luau?
Where did the hula originate from?
What is a ecstatic movement in regards…
Behavior found in nature, imitate animals
a celebration/feast that involves food and entertainment
Palnesians
wild and uncontrollable, in a trance like dance
What is the mimetic movement in regard…
Behavior found in nature, imitate animals
What is a luau?
a celebration/feast that involves food and entertainment
56 terms
Dance History Final
Loie Fuller
Isadora Duncan
Wayne MacGregor
William Forsythe
--became an Art Noveau Symbol... --Freed American dance from cha…
1877-1927:... - 1904: founded school in Berlin: free to children…
-studied dance England and at the José Limon School in New Yo…
-NYC born; trained at Joffrey, ABT, member of Joffrey Co., re…
Loie Fuller
--became an Art Noveau Symbol... --Freed American dance from cha…
Isadora Duncan
1877-1927:... - 1904: founded school in Berlin: free to children…
12 terms
Dance history
Pierre beauchamps
Jean george noverre
Marie camargo
Marie Salle
...
(1727-1810) letters on dancing and ballets: critisism that ex…
FIRST dancer to execute the entrechat quatre. Physical and te…
Expressionist dancer. Born into show business art of communic…
Pierre beauchamps
...
Jean george noverre
(1727-1810) letters on dancing and ballets: critisism that ex…
25 terms
Dance History
Isadora Duncan
Ruth St. Denis
Ted Shawn
Martha Graham
-mother of modern dance ... -she took influence from the natural…
-strove for naturalism ... -favored the stylized and dramatic ... -…
-married to Ruth St. Denis... -founded Jacob's Pillow ... -exemplif…
-danced with Denishawn ... -had an all female company until Erik…
Isadora Duncan
-mother of modern dance ... -she took influence from the natural…
Ruth St. Denis
-strove for naturalism ... -favored the stylized and dramatic ... -…
25 terms
Dance History
Isadora Duncan
Ruth St. Denis
Ted Shawn
Martha Graham
-Mother of Modern Dance, -she took influence from the natural…
-Interested in exotisism in dance, -would make dances about c…
-Was married to Ruth St. Denis with whom he founded the Denis…
-danced with Denishawn, established the Graham technique base…
Isadora Duncan
-Mother of Modern Dance, -she took influence from the natural…
Ruth St. Denis
-Interested in exotisism in dance, -would make dances about c…
14 terms
dance history
effects of ballet comique de le Reine
Louis XIV &le ballet de la Nuit
paris opera
a fille mal gradee
1. was the first ballet to do more the just stylized walking…
it was about darkness and nightmares occurring during the nig…
1. jean baptiste lully was a fellow dancer, director and comp…
1. this was a two-act comic ballet... 2.told a story of lisa and…
effects of ballet comique de le Reine
1. was the first ballet to do more the just stylized walking…
Louis XIV &le ballet de la Nuit
it was about darkness and nightmares occurring during the nig…
27 terms
Dance History - Final - Dances
Ballet Comique de la Reine Louise
La Fille Mal Gardee
La Sylphide
Giselle
1581 - Catherine de Medici
1789 - Jean Dauberval
1832 - Fillippo Tagilinoi
1841 - Coralli and Perrot
Ballet Comique de la Reine Louise
1581 - Catherine de Medici
La Fille Mal Gardee
1789 - Jean Dauberval
31 terms
Dance History
Terpsichore
Apollo
Dionysus
Academie de Musique et de la Poesie
Muse of dance
Sun God as well as the patron of music, poetry, philosophy, a…
God of fertility and wine as well as the god of dance
(1570) Founded to envision theatre as a composite art form un…
Terpsichore
Muse of dance
Apollo
Sun God as well as the patron of music, poetry, philosophy, a…
10 terms
Dance History
Terpsichore
Aristophanes
Chorus
Artist of Dionysus
Muse of Dance
Playwright, Son of Phillippus
a group of performers who comment on the main action, typical…
An organism of free greek festival performers
Terpsichore
Muse of Dance
Aristophanes
Playwright, Son of Phillippus
18 terms
Dance history
Isadora Duncan
Martha Graham
Doris Humphrey
Merce Cunningham
Natural and barefoot
Release/ contract of the midsection
Fall/recovery with gravity pull
Post modern pioneer.. more into ballet not focused
Isadora Duncan
Natural and barefoot
Martha Graham
Release/ contract of the midsection
42 terms
dance history
Ballet was first established in the ro…
Dancing flourished under the rule of
Early court ballets...(3)
Diaghilev's Ballet Russe...(2)
France
King Louis XIV
Were extravagant spectacles... suggested connections between the…
introduced audiences to Anna Pavlova... premiered work by Russia…
Ballet was first established in the ro…
France
Dancing flourished under the rule of
King Louis XIV
9 terms
Dance history
Ballet
Modern
Tap
Jazz
developed in the late 1400's and through the 1500's in Italia…
developed in the United States in the late 1800's as a depart…
developed in the 1800's in the United States from Irish, Afri…
developed in the United States in the late 1800's through 195…
Ballet
developed in the late 1400's and through the 1500's in Italia…
Modern
developed in the United States in the late 1800's as a depart…
Dance History
3 Antiquities
2 or more dance categories for Ancient…
2 or more architectural structors for…
How Ancient Greeks viewed dance...
Ancient Egypt: (3150-100 bce) Monotheism ... Ancient Greece: (11…
Pure Movement: real ease of energy... Imititive: depict animals…
-Great Pyramid of Piza (2560-2540 bce) was build as a tomb fo…
-as the true connect to our soul and spirit;we reveal more tr…
3 Antiquities
Ancient Egypt: (3150-100 bce) Monotheism ... Ancient Greece: (11…
2 or more dance categories for Ancient…
Pure Movement: real ease of energy... Imititive: depict animals…
45 terms
Dance History
Plato
Dionysus
Salome
Pyrrhic
dance in the right way should be a part of education ex. pyrr…
god of wine and fertility, work self into a drunken frenzy th…
Bible gives dancing a bad rep; Moses and the Golden Calf inci…
Dance to train for war
Plato
dance in the right way should be a part of education ex. pyrr…
Dionysus
god of wine and fertility, work self into a drunken frenzy th…
32 terms
Dance History
B.C.
A.D.
A.D. translation
Millennium
Before Christ
Anno Domini
Year of our Lord
1000 years
B.C.
Before Christ
A.D.
Anno Domini
118 terms
Dance History
Dancing in Pre-Industrial Societies
Qualities in Pre-Industrial Societies
Types of Pre-Industrial societal dances
Neo-classicsm
- to please the dancer or reach a state of ecstasy or euphori…
-use of repetitive rhythms... -weighted, grounded movement... -stam…
-mimetic/storytelling... -animalistic... -courtship/ mating... -warrio…
-moving past the 19th century Romantic period and ideals... -ret…
Dancing in Pre-Industrial Societies
- to please the dancer or reach a state of ecstasy or euphori…
Qualities in Pre-Industrial Societies
-use of repetitive rhythms... -weighted, grounded movement... -stam…
64 terms
Dance History
Bc
AD
English Translation AD
Millennium
Before Christ
Anno Domini
YeAr of our lord
1000 years
Bc
Before Christ
AD
Anno Domini
11 terms
Dance history
Les Fetes Chinarse
Letters on Dancing & Ballet
Jason & Media
Pigmallan
1754, Paris
1760, Paris
1763, Germany
1734, London
Les Fetes Chinarse
1754, Paris
Letters on Dancing & Ballet
1760, Paris
12 terms
Dance History
Joffery and Alpino
Romanticism
Marcus Petipa
Louie Fuller
Didn't care about body types... Contempory style ... Innovative and…
Long white skirts ... Formations... Nature... Flower head pieces
Work only on pointe ... Driven by soloists ... All were foreigners
Innovate Lighting ... First modern dancer to perform in Europe
Joffery and Alpino
Didn't care about body types... Contempory style ... Innovative and…
Romanticism
Long white skirts ... Formations... Nature... Flower head pieces
20 terms
Dance History
Ninette de Valois
Frederick Ashton
Margot Fonteyn
John Cranko
founder of English ballet/Royal Ballet; danced with Diaghilev…
choreographer for Rambert and Royal; danse d'ecole LA FILLE M…
Royal ballet; partnered Nureyev
founded Stuttgart Ballet; South africa BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
Ninette de Valois
founder of English ballet/Royal Ballet; danced with Diaghilev…
Frederick Ashton
choreographer for Rambert and Royal; danse d'ecole LA FILLE M…
46 terms
Dance History
Isadora Duncan
Ruth St. Denis
Mary Wigman
Lester Horton
Inspired Russian Choreographer Mikail Fokin to explore more n…
Fused sex, art, religion and spectacle into exotic dances lik…
My belief in the ability of "Absolute dance" to express the h…
Interracial company based in California, and strong believer…
Isadora Duncan
Inspired Russian Choreographer Mikail Fokin to explore more n…
Ruth St. Denis
Fused sex, art, religion and spectacle into exotic dances lik…
39 terms
Modern Dance Pioneers: Dance History
Modern dance
Modern dance pioneers
Isadora Duncan
Isadora Duncan Dance ideologies
Not a technique but an attitude toward movement encouraging a…
Isadora Duncan... Loie Fuller... Ruth St. Denis... Ted Shawn... Rudolf vo…
1877-1927... "Mother of Modern Dance"
-Rejected ballet as "ugly and against nature"... -Took off shoe…
Modern dance
Not a technique but an attitude toward movement encouraging a…
Modern dance pioneers
Isadora Duncan... Loie Fuller... Ruth St. Denis... Ted Shawn... Rudolf vo…
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