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From Street to Dance: History of Breakdance and ...

What is breakdancing? Breakdancing (also called breaking or B-boying) is an athletic street dance form typically set to hip hop, funk and breakbeat music mainly consisting of four kinds of movement: toprock, downrock, power moves and freezes.

How to Know Which Dance Style is Right for You

Once you’ve decided to enrol yourself for dance classes, the next step is to choose the dance form you want to be trained in. There are varied dance styles one can choose from. Catching a dance fever is easy, however, deciding what remedy is the ...

Dance Injuries: Uninvited Guests

Injuries are like uninvited guests who turn up and knock at a person's door when they least expect them. Injury: Oh, so you'd been practicing for months for an upcoming show? Well, too bad you won't get to perform. Dancer: What if I perform ...

How to Make a Dance Choreography: The Process ...

Choreographing is an elusive art. Setting dance choreographies can be daunting and challenging. It may also be accompanied by creative blocks or inhibitions and self-doubt. Always wanted to choreograph but never knew where to begin? Started a ...

Life After Dance

An individual changes in multiple ways, on all three levels – physical, emotional and mental, after becoming a dancer. Below listed are a few things that transform their personalities, ways of thinking and lifestyle.

The Most Influential People in Western Dance ...

India has a very rich culture of classical dances like Bharatnatyam, Kathak, Kathakali, Kuchipudi, Manipuri, Mohiniattam and Odissi. However, one must learn to incorporate and accommodate aspects from other cultures around the world in order to grow ...

Moove Abstract - Nurturing Creative Movement

The Dance Bible is always on the lookout for dance organizations that aim to provide quality education and help elevate the Indian dance industry to a world platform. We recently spoke to the founders of Moove Abstract - an organisation that fosters ...

For the Love of Ballet – Mosaic of Dance ...

Galina Lyakhova came to India on an Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) scholarship as a young ballet dancer in 1993 to learn Kathak. Born in Volgograd (Russia), Galina studied Ballet and folk dance in Ballet for seven years before ...

The Most Influential People in Indian Classical ...

India has a very rich culture of dance and music comprising of thousands of years old fine arts, classical and folk music and traditional dance styles. Some of the leading dance forms that originated and evolved in India are Bharatnatyam, Kathak, ...

What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Dancers?

There are certain skill sets and characteristics of professional dancers that are similar to those of creative entrepreneurs. Valuable skills of professional dance training are transferable to creative entrepreneurship. Today, there are many dancers ...

Are You Ready to Take the Leap from a Dance ...

Some important changes in perspective happens when a dancer transitions to becoming a dance teacher. Some feel quite elevated to get a leadership position by becoming a dance teacher. However, teaching dance is different from other professions in ...

Backyard Groovers - Dancing towards a brighter ...

‘Backyard’ signifies something which is not in limelight or in the forefront. ‘Groovers’ signifies a passion to dance. A moment when as soon as the music is played the body begins to react and groove. This style of dancing is imbibed in each ...

OBSERVATION - An Important Learning Tool for ...

There are so many things dancers notice while watching a dance performance whether live or online. There are so many things that affect our visuals in terms of shapes and colours. However, there is a difference between seeing and observing. Seeing ...

New Dance Schools in the Capital

With growing interaction between dance practitioners all over the country and the world, there has been an increasing awareness of the importance to spread dance in India. Many artists have taken it upon themselves to step up the Indian dance ...

Dance Technique - How Does Spotting help in Dance ...

Spotting is a dance technique used by dancers to execute clear and sharp turns. It is one of the most common and most important technique used by professional dancers. Dancers of any style use it to show their expertise and balance during any dance ...

8 Things Every Dancer has on their Bucket List

We all have wishes to fulfill some for ourselves and some for others. Bucket list is that wish in existence. Some wish for a world tour, some for small things. Bucket list have things which you want to fulfill before you die, at any cost. Whatever ...