• History of Dance
• What is Dance?
• Why do people Dance?
• Kinds of Dance
• Elements of Dance
DANCE Traces of Dance:
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• To move your body in a way that goes with
the rhythm and style of music which is
Recreation • Provides fun, relaxation and companionship
• It may tell story, set a mood or express an
To restore health to life
To have fun and
To give beauty and
inspiration to others
Brings them magical
To express feelings
To bring victory
A dance which is native to a specific
race or ethnic group.
A popular type of which is generally
performed by pair.
A type of dance which is performed
to in order to entertain the spectator.
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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
Music • Something melodic and
Costume • Visual elements which gives color to
Choreography • Organized steps and movements
Scenery • The setting or background