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46 terms
Dance History
Marius Petipa
Grand Classical Style
Grand Classical Style Examples
The Pharaoh's Daughter
Important french ballet master. He was offered a position in…
CLARITY, HARMONY, SYMMETRY, ORDER
Sleeping Beauty, La Bayadere, Don Q
-1862, Petipa's first success, music by Pugni... - Inspired by G…
Marius Petipa
Important french ballet master. He was offered a position in…
Grand Classical Style
CLARITY, HARMONY, SYMMETRY, ORDER
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…
18 terms
Dance History Final "Dances"
The Nutcracker
The Incense
Duncan's Mazurka
The Mother
1892... -Petipa passed choreo off to Ivanov, scenario by Petipa…
1906... -Ruth St. Denis... -music and dance; a b a pattern... -takes i…
1910... -Duncan's beginning work... -Music by Frederic Chopin... -Insp…
-1923... -Isadora Duncan... -working across stage on diagonal; time…
The Nutcracker
1892... -Petipa passed choreo off to Ivanov, scenario by Petipa…
The Incense
1906... -Ruth St. Denis... -music and dance; a b a pattern... -takes i…
15 terms
Dance History
Martha Graham
Martha Graham works
Doris Humphrey
Doris Humphrey works
-1894-1991... -Denishawn 1916-1923... -moved to NY 1926 + formed he…
Lamentation, Frontier, American Document, Appalachian Spring,…
-1895-1958... -1917-128 Denishawn performer, teacher, choreograp…
Waster Study, Shakers
Martha Graham
-1894-1991... -Denishawn 1916-1923... -moved to NY 1926 + formed he…
Martha Graham works
Lamentation, Frontier, American Document, Appalachian Spring,…
134 terms
Dance History
anthropology
culture
What were the ideas of Franz Boaz?
Gertrude Kurath
the study of all aspects of human life and culture
ways of life learned and shared by people in social groups
"Father of American anthropology"... -every group of people has…
documented dance in Mexico
anthropology
the study of all aspects of human life and culture
culture
ways of life learned and shared by people in social groups
86 terms
Dance History
"Afternoon of a Faun"
Agnes de Mille
Alvin Ailey
Alwin Nikolais
- choreographed by Jerome Robbins... - revised to portray the 2…
- 1942- choreographed Rodeo for the Ballet Russe... - choreograp…
- 1931-1989... - was student of Horton... - before he stumbled upon…
- studied dance at a Wigman branch around 21 (was involved wi…
"Afternoon of a Faun"
- choreographed by Jerome Robbins... - revised to portray the 2…
Agnes de Mille
- 1942- choreographed Rodeo for the Ballet Russe... - choreograp…
25 terms
Dance history
Apollon musagete
The nutcracker
Serenade
Agon (pas de dux)
Balanchine ballet russes: 3 girls one boy all whites
Balanchine 1958: sugar plum fairy
Balanchine: blue fog blue everything
Balanchine: man and woman black and white image
Apollon musagete
Balanchine ballet russes: 3 girls one boy all whites
The nutcracker
Balanchine 1958: sugar plum fairy
24 terms
dance history
Apollonian
Dinoysian
Role of Chivalry
Either or Philosophy
-regular form... -emotions... -classicism
-irregular form... -estatic... -romanticism
A man should be very tough but also have a soft side
You can only use your mind or your body, not both. So, a danc…
Apollonian
-regular form... -emotions... -classicism
Dinoysian
-irregular form... -estatic... -romanticism
16 terms
Dance History
Porteur
Jean-Baptiste Lande & Charles LePicq... -…
Proscenium Arch
French Revolution (dance changes)
Name for male dancer in Paris because they were to lift the b…
Influenced Russian Theater and dance
- Est. by Italian designer Giacomo Torelli... - helps dancers to…
- more flowy costumes based (Greece and Rome clothing)
Porteur
Name for male dancer in Paris because they were to lift the b…
Jean-Baptiste Lande & Charles LePicq... -…
Influenced Russian Theater and dance
17 terms
Dance History
20th century
President Mckinley assassination, WWI,…
Dancers own interpretations instead of…
Encourages dancers to use emotions and…
Modern dance born in
historical and political events that have influenced modern d…
What does modern dance center on...
What does modern encourage
20th century
Modern dance born in
President Mckinley assassination, WWI,…
historical and political events that have influenced modern d…
49 terms
dance history
Catherine de Medici
basse dance
haute dance
Ballet Comique de la Reine
grandmother of ballet who was the first Impresario of dance
low to ground, slow, pantomime
high off the ground, jumps
first real ballet, choreographed by Balthsasar Beaujoyeulx
Catherine de Medici
grandmother of ballet who was the first Impresario of dance
basse dance
low to ground, slow, pantomime
11 terms
Dance history
Katherine de medici
Louise 14
Marie faglioni
Jules perrot
Brought ballet to france
Preformed in many and formed school academy of dance to train…
1st to be on tip toes
Greatest male dancer of romantic era
Katherine de medici
Brought ballet to france
Louise 14
Preformed in many and formed school academy of dance to train…
Dance History
The Middle Ages is a term coined by
Renaissance
The history of the arts is closely lin…
Brief historical summary of the early…
15th-century Italian humanists to designate the period betwee…
French term for "rebirth;" it opens the door to modern times…
Church organized a world in chaos. The Roman Empire Fell whil…
The nearly four centuries that followed the fall of Rome, the…
The Middle Ages is a term coined by
15th-century Italian humanists to designate the period betwee…
Renaissance
French term for "rebirth;" it opens the door to modern times…
12 terms
Dance History
The beginning
Minstrel Shows
1910's
1920's
African slaves were inspiration from dance and music until th…
portrayed negative racial stereotypes of blacks... Choreographer…
WW1 occurring, dancing was a happy escape... Choreographers: Har…
WW1 had ended;the partying era ... Choreographers: Josephine Bak…
The beginning
African slaves were inspiration from dance and music until th…
Minstrel Shows
portrayed negative racial stereotypes of blacks... Choreographer…
32 terms
Dance history
1894 to 1991
presbyterian
Louis Horst
adviser
Martha Graham's life span is from ___ ___
Martha Graham was born to a stern ___ family in Pennsylvania
_____ born 1884 to 1964; was not a dancer. He was the musical…
Louis met and had an affair with Martha and was her _____ and…
1894 to 1991
Martha Graham's life span is from ___ ___
presbyterian
Martha Graham was born to a stern ___ family in Pennsylvania
Dance History
Ethnic Groups
Ethnic Dances
Dance as an Art
Importance of dance history
Groups of people who share a common language, history, place…
Dance specific to cultures. Based off rituals or cultural norms
Perishable because it can't be transcribed.
It helps understand the evolution of the styles that we pract…
Ethnic Groups
Groups of people who share a common language, history, place…
Ethnic Dances
Dance specific to cultures. Based off rituals or cultural norms
26 terms
Dance History
Origins of Dance
primative/tribal dance
three categories of Dance
evidence of ancient dance
form of aesthetic communication that focuses on time, sound,…
ancient, middle ages, dance at court... aware of movement of nat…
fun, ritualistic, theatrical
instruments and paintings, performed in temple as religious
Origins of Dance
form of aesthetic communication that focuses on time, sound,…
primative/tribal dance
ancient, middle ages, dance at court... aware of movement of nat…
49 terms
Dance HIstory
Weimar Republic
Rudolph Laban
Neitsche
Mary Wigman
-When Ausdruckstanz started... -Transition into 3rd reich... -Perio…
-Free or expressive Dance... -Known to create dance notation... -Es…
-German Philosopher... -Influential to German pioneers
-Free or expressive dance... -German modern dancer... -Influenced b…
Weimar Republic
-When Ausdruckstanz started... -Transition into 3rd reich... -Perio…
Rudolph Laban
-Free or expressive Dance... -Known to create dance notation... -Es…
29 terms
Dance history
Cake walk
Fox trot
Charelston
Bill bojangles robinson
Social dance originated by African Americans where couples pa…
Outlasted all other dances of its time popularized in 1920 an…
Introduced by running wild body isolation S used for the firs…
Achieved world fame for clean and clear percussive Ruth's of…
Cake walk
Social dance originated by African Americans where couples pa…
Fox trot
Outlasted all other dances of its time popularized in 1920 an…
8 terms
Dance History
Milan 1489
1721 Marie Carmargo
Marie Sallè
Jean Georges Novere 1
earliest record of ballet
professional dancer who took the place of an amateur in the c…
first female choreo w/o wigs and corsets best known for Pygma…
By 16 danced at Fontainbleau and composed his 1st ballet for…
Milan 1489
earliest record of ballet
1721 Marie Carmargo
professional dancer who took the place of an amateur in the c…
78 terms
Dance History
Lamentation
Frontier
Appalachian Spring
Time is Money
(1930) Choreo- Martha Graham music- Kodley. It focused on fee…
(1935) Choreo- Martha Graham. It was the opposite of lamentat…
(1944) Choreo- Martha Graham Set-Isamu Noguchi Music- Aaron C…
(1934) Choreo- Jane Dudley Poem- Sol Flunaroff. About Taylori…
Lamentation
(1930) Choreo- Martha Graham music- Kodley. It focused on fee…
Frontier
(1935) Choreo- Martha Graham. It was the opposite of lamentat…
36 terms
Dance History
Susan Manning
Devorah Jowitt
Marcia Siegel
Brenda Dixon Gottschild
Interrupted Continuities
Form as the Image of Human Perfectibility adn Natural Order
Harsh and Splendid Heroines
Stripping the Emperor: The Africanist Presence in American Co…
Susan Manning
Interrupted Continuities
Devorah Jowitt
Form as the Image of Human Perfectibility adn Natural Order
42 terms
Dance history
Performed for audience orbparricipatiryb
Performed on a stage or community
To preserve the culture perspective
Performed for a cultural group
Folk dance
Community dance
Ritual dance
Ritual
Performed for audience orbparricipatiryb
Folk dance
Performed on a stage or community
Community dance
60 terms
dance history
1700s
no
Ballet Russe
Mikhail Baryshnikov
when did ballet come to Russia?
did ballet originate in Russia?
a dance company set up in Paris
greatest known ballet dancer of the 20th century
1700s
when did ballet come to Russia?
no
did ballet originate in Russia?
16 terms
Dance History
assemblé
coupé
derrière
sous-sus
assembled, joined together
cut or cutting
back or behind
releve or rise with feet in a tight fifth position
assemblé
assembled, joined together
coupé
cut or cutting
9 terms
History- Dance
the Great Migration- westward expansion
Industrial Revolution- rise modernity…
Bolshevik Revolution of 1917
Harlem Renaissance
the movement of 6 million afro americans out of the rural sou…
transition to new manufacturing processes in the period from…
involvement in world war I, Russian causalities were greater…
1920s-1930s, name given to the social, cultural an artistic e…
the Great Migration- westward expansion
the movement of 6 million afro americans out of the rural sou…
Industrial Revolution- rise modernity…
transition to new manufacturing processes in the period from…
17 terms
Dance History
Catherine de Meici
Pierre Beauchamps
Anna Pavlova (1881-1931)
Noverre (1727-1810)
Came from a powerful Italian family... Married the Duke of Orlea…
5 positions of the feet
Russian Prima Ballerina ... Most influential and celebrated danc…
The creator of Ballet D'action (dance that tells a story thro…
Catherine de Meici
Came from a powerful Italian family... Married the Duke of Orlea…
Pierre Beauchamps
5 positions of the feet
40 terms
Dance History
Catherine de Medici
Louis XIV
Jean-Georges Noverre
Marie Camargo
Queen who brought Italian court dance to France when she marr…
The King of France who founded the Academy of Dance in 1661
Ballet choreographer who published Letters on Dancing and Bal…
Early ballerina noted for shortening her skirts to show her a…
Catherine de Medici
Queen who brought Italian court dance to France when she marr…
Louis XIV
The King of France who founded the Academy of Dance in 1661
42 terms
Dance History
Elements of Dance
Forms of Theatrical Dance
Narrative Dance
Thematic Dance
-Time... -Space... -Effort
-Narrative... -Thematic... -Abstract
-Clear storyline and characters used to tell story
-No storyline, choreography based off theme or moral
Elements of Dance
-Time... -Space... -Effort
Forms of Theatrical Dance
-Narrative... -Thematic... -Abstract
21 terms
Dance history
Goerge Balanchine
Jerome Robbins
Eugene Loring
Agnes De Mille
Neo- Classical Romantic choreographer; Classissist; modernist…
Choreographed "The Concert" to Chopin, a comedy... Choreographer…
Choreographer of Billy the Kid, -A pioneering choreographer w…
Integrated dance into the plot which provided key insights in…
Goerge Balanchine
Neo- Classical Romantic choreographer; Classissist; modernist…
Jerome Robbins
Choreographed "The Concert" to Chopin, a comedy... Choreographer…
28 terms
dance history
Pearl Primus
Anna Sokolo
Bill T Jones
Jose Limon
•Began career with performances with/scholarship from the Nat…
•February 9, 1910- March 29, 2000 (died at 90)... •studied with…
1.February 15, 1952 (age 63 years)... 2.still alive... 3.studied…
•Died December 2, 1972 at the age of 64.... •Technique- based o…
Pearl Primus
•Began career with performances with/scholarship from the Nat…
Anna Sokolo
•February 9, 1910- March 29, 2000 (died at 90)... •studied with…
18 terms
Dance history
Alvin Ailey became the director of
Revaluation was inspired by
Doris Humphrey
Doris Humphrey was the director of
Lester Horton company
Churches
Fall and recovery
Lemon company
Alvin Ailey became the director of
Lester Horton company
Revaluation was inspired by
Churches
16 terms
Dance History
What is art? (Terms)
Artist
Creative Process
Private/Public
Artist, Creative Process, Private/Public, Subjective, Objecti…
creator
uses imagination to create a new idea, also employs skill and…
created solely for artist vs. meant to be shared
What is art? (Terms)
Artist, Creative Process, Private/Public, Subjective, Objecti…
Artist
creator
29 terms
Dance History
Jean Baptiste Lully
Pierre Beauchamp
2 main tenants of Romantic Ballet
Main characteristics of Romantic Ballet
Music composer for Louis XIV
Choreographer... (5 positions)
Supernatural & Exotic locales
Melodramatic ... Medieval themes... Fetish for the 'other'
Jean Baptiste Lully
Music composer for Louis XIV
Pierre Beauchamp
Choreographer... (5 positions)
11 terms
Dance history
Doris humphry
Charles Weismann
Hanya holm
Helen Tamiris
Created fall and recovery technique, unholy trio with pauline…
Dance partners with Doris hunphry, successful during Great De…
Not successful in America, one of first modern choreographers…
Best known for negro spirituals, choreographed musicals and B…
Doris humphry
Created fall and recovery technique, unholy trio with pauline…
Charles Weismann
Dance partners with Doris hunphry, successful during Great De…
33 terms
Dance History
Gene Kelly
The Flickers
Busby Berkley
42nd Street
dancer and first person who directed, choreographed, and star…
one of the first dance movies and movies overall, featured ta…
Broadway director who changed the filming of dancers with clo…
one of the new movie musicals, very successful, choreographed…
Gene Kelly
dancer and first person who directed, choreographed, and star…
The Flickers
one of the first dance movies and movies overall, featured ta…
Dance History
Leonardo de Vinchi
Charles the 9th
King Louis the 13th
P. Beauchamps
Renaissance (1400-1600) He discovered things about the human…
Renaissance (1400-1600) he established and academy for music…
Renaissance (1400-1600) He was the king
Baroque (1600-1715) He was a ballet master
Leonardo de Vinchi
Renaissance (1400-1600) He discovered things about the human…
Charles the 9th
Renaissance (1400-1600) he established and academy for music…
37 terms
Dance history
King Louis XIV(14th)
Jean-Baptise Lully
Pierre Beauchamps
Proscenium arch
Danc and king, brought ballet in the court to highest level.…
Director of Academie Royal de Musique
French choreographer, 5 positions of the feet and turnout of…
Italian scene designer, GiacornonTorellu established it,no lo…
King Louis XIV(14th)
Danc and king, brought ballet in the court to highest level.…
Jean-Baptise Lully
Director of Academie Royal de Musique
27 terms
Dance History
Isadora Duncan
Loie Fuller
Serge Diaghilev
Michel Fokine
- A revolutionary -- broke down barriers for women (was a fem…
- Was inspired by dramatic fabric, lighting, and optical illu…
- Founder of Ballet Russe (of which Vaslav Nijinsky was a mem…
- Aspired to move past stereotypical balletic tradition... - Was…
Isadora Duncan
- A revolutionary -- broke down barriers for women (was a fem…
Loie Fuller
- Was inspired by dramatic fabric, lighting, and optical illu…
15 terms
Dance history
Jack cole
Gene kelly
Jerome robbins
Matt lenox
Father of jazz
Singin in the rain and an American in paris
West side story
Identified with a linear, percussive style
Jack cole
Father of jazz
Gene kelly
Singin in the rain and an American in paris
61 terms
Dance History
Which of the following are utilized by…
When do people dance
Why do people dance
Express dance to whom
space, time, energy
marriage, birth, death, rain, hunt, planting season, rights o…
out of emotional response, to express emotion
other people, ourselves, god, social expression,
Which of the following are utilized by…
space, time, energy
When do people dance
marriage, birth, death, rain, hunt, planting season, rights o…
42 terms
Dance History
Arbeau
Bournonville
Blasis
Vernon and Irene Castle
(1520-1595); theoretician and historian of the dance; Orchéso…
(1805-1879); dancer and choreographer who directed the Royal…
(1803-1878); Italian ballet teacher and writer on the techniq…
American husband and wife dancing team; originated the one-st…
Arbeau
(1520-1595); theoretician and historian of the dance; Orchéso…
Bournonville
(1805-1879); dancer and choreographer who directed the Royal…
90 terms
dance history
court ballet
purpose for ballet in 17th century
Louis XIV
Ballet des Polonais
statement using dance... spoken and sung
glorify state... political statement
Funded Paris Opera Ballet... Danced for 20 years in ballets to c…
one of the first ballets to be recognized as a true court bal…
court ballet
statement using dance... spoken and sung
purpose for ballet in 17th century
glorify state... political statement
26 terms
Dance History
Acrobatics & Miming
Movement
Busby Berkely
Tap
What other art forms did breakdancing come from?
What is the most essential element of dance?
Who used different camera views and shapes to change the ways…
What did Sammy Davis Jr do?
Acrobatics & Miming
What other art forms did breakdancing come from?
Movement
What is the most essential element of dance?
35 terms
Dance History
alignment
placement
The torso placement
The head
good posture
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
alignment
good posture
placement
refers to a well- aligned body that is shifted slightly forwa…
26 terms
Dance History
Swan Lake Duet
Isadora Duncan
Loie Fuller
Serge Diaghilev
o Relying on each other... o Male has little role... o Core: used a…
• Grandmother of modern dance ... • More about emotions and less…
- Big material and light ... - Optical illusions on stage ... - But…
- Not an artist ... - Ballet Rousse... - Got together the best of t…
Swan Lake Duet
o Relying on each other... o Male has little role... o Core: used a…
Isadora Duncan
• Grandmother of modern dance ... • More about emotions and less…
44 terms
Dance history
What is history
what are facts
Influences history
Secondary source
A selection of materials that show the past and how it has be…
Something that is known or proven to be true
Politics/economic status/religion/culture/education
A source that was made after the time in hindsight
What is history
A selection of materials that show the past and how it has be…
what are facts
Something that is known or proven to be true
79 terms
Dance History
Ballet in Britain was established by t…
Marie Rambert
Ninette de Valois
Fokine (Narrative); Isadora (arms, fre…
How did ballet developed in Britain after the death of Diaghi…
She formed The Ballet Club in 1926 -- later known as ballet r…
founded the royal ballet. she danced with nijinska and balanc…
Influences of Sir Frederick Ashton (1906-1988)
Ballet in Britain was established by t…
How did ballet developed in Britain after the death of Diaghi…
Marie Rambert
She formed The Ballet Club in 1926 -- later known as ballet r…
19 terms
dance history
why is it important to study dance his…
how has dance been recorded through th…
three main topics when studying dance
why are the three topics important?
helps you understand what was going on in the world, lets peo…
video, oral, annotation, watching and copying, pictures
dancers, movement, significant dance works
gives credit, shows what attributes were important, trends in…
why is it important to study dance his…
helps you understand what was going on in the world, lets peo…
how has dance been recorded through th…
video, oral, annotation, watching and copying, pictures
20 terms
Dance History
Dance utilizes both
Major focuses of dance history
Tapestry of the arts
Culture
Time and Space
dancers, dance, dance works & literature
culuture, society, history
behaviors, beliefs, objects, customs, language, values, rules…
Dance utilizes both
Time and Space
Major focuses of dance history
dancers, dance, dance works & literature
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