Greek Dance By: Katie, Heidi, Victoria, and Maricela


  • Music and dance made life enjoyable for them
  • Dancing was mostly apart of religious ceremonies
  • Possibility of a well-known dancer to marry a upper class person
  • Greeks believed that it was invented by the gods; the good dancers were chosen by the gods as well
  • Dancing includes singing, the leader sings a statement; later on got the idea of chorus

The tradition of Greek Dance has not changed. There are many types of Greek dances, some in a circle, dancing with their families, the geronos, epilinios, iporchima, and much more.


  • The purpose of this dance was a celebration of the people. Usually performed at festivals.

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