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Dance ( Humanities 1)


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This is mainly concern about dances, its history and etc.

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Dance ( Humanities 1)

  1. 1. DANCE • History of Dance • What is Dance? • Why do people Dance? • Kinds of Dance • Elements of Dance
  2. 2. HISTORY OF DANCE Traces of Dance: Bhimbetka rock shelters paintings in INDIA Egyptian tomb paintings
  3. 3. DANCE • To move your body in a way that goes with the rhythm and style of music which is being played. Art Recreation • Provides fun, relaxation and companionship • It may tell story, set a mood or express an emotion
  4. 4. WHYDOPEOPLEDANCE? To restore health to life For companionship To have fun and entertainment To give beauty and inspiration to others Brings them magical powers Communication For worship For courtship To express feelings To bring victory
  5. 5. KindsofDance Ethnological Dance A dance which is native to a specific race or ethnic group. Social Dances A popular type of which is generally performed by pair. Theatrical Dance A type of dance which is performed to in order to entertain the spectator.
  6. 6. Ethnological Dance Tinikling Sayaw sa Banga B’laan DanceSingkil The Ifugao dance
  7. 7. Social dances
  8. 8. Theatrical dances
  9. 9. Elements of Dance Theme • Message of the dance Design • The planned organization or pattern of movement in time and space Movement • Actions of the dancers Technique • The skill in executing the movements
  10. 10. Music • Something melodic and harmonious Costume • Visual elements which gives color to dance Choreography • Organized steps and movements Scenery • The setting or background Elements of Dance