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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
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
53 terms
Dance History
Sergei Diaghilev was a connoisseur of…
The premier of Sergei Diaghilev's Ball…
Michel Fokine wass trained as a classi…
Michel Fokine's Choreography....
True
False (paris)
true
D. all the above
Sergei Diaghilev was a connoisseur of…
True
The premier of Sergei Diaghilev's Ball…
False (paris)
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…
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
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
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…
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…
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…
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
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…
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…
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
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
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
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
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…
Dance History
Catherine De Medici
Balthasar de Beaujoyeulx
Ballet des Polonais
Ballet Comique de la Reine
funded a lot of the arts in Italy brought ballet to France wh…
-choreographed 1st court ballet
-choreographed by Balthasar... -16 women/representing 16 ... provin…
1st court ballet, choreographed by Balthasar,10 hours long, b…
Catherine De Medici
funded a lot of the arts in Italy brought ballet to France wh…
Balthasar de Beaujoyeulx
-choreographed 1st court ballet
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)
Dance history
Tours of ballet russes
Most important name in American ballet
This artist believes ballet should com…
Personal expression of spirit
Diaghilevs legacy
George balanchine
Isadora duncan
Isadora duncan
Tours of ballet russes
Diaghilevs legacy
Most important name in American ballet
George balanchine
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…
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…
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
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
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…
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?
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…
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,…
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…
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
24 terms
Dance History 90C Midterm Dances
Lamentation
Frontier
Appalachian Spring
Time is Money
-Martha Graham 1930... -Music by Kodaly... -Set by Noguchi... -Danced…
-Martha Graham 1935... -Music by Horst... -Set by Noguchi... -opposite…
-Martha Graham 1944... -Music by Aaron Copland... -Young Bride and…
-Jane Dudly (member of New Dance Group) 1934... -Poem instead of…
Lamentation
-Martha Graham 1930... -Music by Kodaly... -Set by Noguchi... -Danced…
Frontier
-Martha Graham 1935... -Music by Horst... -Set by Noguchi... -opposite…
Dance history
4 leg bones
Femur
Patella
Tibia
1. Femur... 2. Patella... 3. Tibia... 4. Fibula
Largest and strongest bone
Knee cap
Shin bone
4 leg bones
1. Femur... 2. Patella... 3. Tibia... 4. Fibula
Femur
Largest and strongest bone
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
26 terms
Dance history
Green Table
Hexentanz
Homage to Mahler
New Dance
Kurt Jooss
Marg Wigman
Hanya Holm
Doris Humphrey
Green Table
Kurt Jooss
Hexentanz
Marg Wigman
71 terms
Dance History
Early ballets: ... what was the space lik…
Early ballets: How did the space effec…
Early ballets:... Who participated in the…
early ballets:... where did the steps in…
courts, ballrooms, people looked out from balcony
They danced in geometrical formations. A lot of the audience…
nobility but no mixed genders yet
Italy- Catherine de la vichi brought it over to france then t…
Early ballets: ... what was the space lik…
courts, ballrooms, people looked out from balcony
Early ballets: How did the space effec…
They danced in geometrical formations. A lot of the audience…
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
7 terms
Dance Midterm - Early Dance History
Dance was used for what purpose?
List 6 forms of ancient dance accompan…
Describe the aspects and types ancient…
What does Terpsichore mean?
Communication, medicine and healing, and religious ceremonies.
Drums, Rattles, Xylophone made of Bone, Stomping, Clapping, a…
Tattoos, masks, piercings, battle scars.
Join in the dance.
Dance was used for what purpose?
Communication, medicine and healing, and religious ceremonies.
List 6 forms of ancient dance accompan…
Drums, Rattles, Xylophone made of Bone, Stomping, Clapping, a…
30 terms
Dance History
Carmina Burana choreo by
La Danse de Feu choreo by
Water Study choreo by
Revolutionary Etude choreo by
David Bintley
Loïe Fuller
Isadora Duncan
Isadora Duncan
Carmina Burana choreo by
David Bintley
La Danse de Feu choreo by
Loïe Fuller
27 terms
Dance Midterm - Modern Dance History
What is the Delsarte method?
Loie Fuller's best know piece is title…
Loie fuller was know for use of?
Who created and established the group…
A system of poses/gestures to display emotion.
Serpentine dance.
Theater tech.
Isadora Duncan.
What is the Delsarte method?
A system of poses/gestures to display emotion.
Loie Fuller's best know piece is title…
Serpentine dance.
37 terms
Dance History: Themes
1910s
1920s
1930s
1940s
Ragtime
Animal Dances, The Charleston, Jitterbug, Turkey, etc.
Dance Marathons (The Depression),
Swing Dance
1910s
Ragtime
1920s
Animal Dances, The Charleston, Jitterbug, Turkey, etc.
17 terms
History of Dance
origin: 1970's in NYC ... gangs started t…
origin: 1800's in Central Europe... popul…
origin: 1930's in Cuba... slow latin styl…
origin: 1910 in the US... only ballroom d…
Hip-hop/break dancing
Polka
Rumba
Fox Trot
origin: 1970's in NYC ... gangs started t…
Hip-hop/break dancing
origin: 1800's in Central Europe... popul…
Polka
17 terms
History of Dance
breakdancing
rumba
foxtrot
hip hop
1970's in NYC; gangs started to do this instead of crime; top…
1930's in Cuba; Latin style ballroom dance
1910; only ballroom dance from United States; easy going part…
evolved within the last 10 years; mechanical movement, animat…
breakdancing
1970's in NYC; gangs started to do this instead of crime; top…
rumba
1930's in Cuba; Latin style ballroom dance
dance history
What was modern dance also called at i…
Know the 6 categories of modern dance…
Martha Graham
Pearl Primus
'new dance' or 'new movement'
Forerunners (began experimenting in early 1900s)... -Pioneers... -2…
Coined the use of contraction and release (incorporated with…
Began her early studies under Graham and Humphrey... Dance Schol…
What was modern dance also called at i…
'new dance' or 'new movement'
Know the 6 categories of modern dance…
Forerunners (began experimenting in early 1900s)... -Pioneers... -2…
Dance History
Who is Jules Perrot?
Paris opera ballet:
defined pas de deux:
entree
choreographer... started classicism... Started as an acrobat... First…
principal... Maria Taglioni partner... Carlotta grissi, played firs…
: structure specifically: structure specifically
"enter"
Who is Jules Perrot?
choreographer... started classicism... Started as an acrobat... First…
Paris opera ballet:
principal... Maria Taglioni partner... Carlotta grissi, played firs…
History of Dance
Ritual (appeasing a nature spirit or a…
Egypt
Funerals
Temple Virgins
What was probably the first purpose of dance?
In which civilization did dancing as a ritual include dancing…
At what occasion would egyptian women use ritualistic dance t…
Sacred occasions in Greek shrines, such as at the games at Ol…
Ritual (appeasing a nature spirit or a…
What was probably the first purpose of dance?
Egypt
In which civilization did dancing as a ritual include dancing…
15 terms
dance history; Native American dance
chassé
en haute
glissade
pas de boure
chase
on high
glide
series of three steps in any direction and/or turning
chassé
chase
en haute
on high
11 terms
History of Dance
Plato
Aristotle
Western Dialectic
Dionysus
...
...
...
...
Plato
...
Aristotle
...
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