Dance Rotation 1 Dance elements and forms

Elements of Dance

Space

Time

Force

Space-The area in which you move. The area around you.

Levels

Vertical Distance from floor

Low

Medium

High

Directions

Forward

Backward

Up

Down

Sideways

Pathways

Patterns or paths of the dance

Space

Personal

General

Time

Beat

Tempo (Speed)

Rhythm

Force (Energy)

Tension (Tight and Hard)

Relaxation (Loose and sloppy)

The Six Forms of Dance

Ballet- originated in France

pointe, jazz, modern jazz, and tap can be included under ballet

Ballroom

Must have two people

Folk

Handed down from generation to generation

Line

Must stand in a line and all dancers do the same movements in unison

Square

must have a minimum of 4, but preferably 8 dancers. It is a called dance

Social Dance

Anything goes

Warner Brothers Dance Series Set 2:

Happy Feet!

Shake Rattle and Roll

Created By
Keith Simmons
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