Dance

Step inside Artopia's Dance lobby! Students can learn about the history of dance by exploring Art History.  Under Be a Dance Critic, students are guided on how to closely examine a variety of dances.  In Meet a Dancer, watch videos of dancers at work. 

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Bill T. Jones | Artopia
Bill T. Jones | Artopia

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Illustration by Maria Manhattan ​Bill T. Jones was born on February 15 1952 in Bunnell, Florida and was raised mostly in rural Stuben County in Upstate New York, as the tenth of twelve children to a...
Classical Training | Artopia
Classical Training | Artopia

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Von Howard explains the complex relationship between classical and modern dance styles and how he incorporates the difference influences.
Collaboration | Artopia
Collaboration | Artopia

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Marcelo Novo and Miriam Barbosa collaborated to create the multimedia dance performance, Catharsis.
Dance - One Minute Art Lesson  | Artopia
Dance - One Minute Art Lesson | Artopia

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Watch a brief animation about the types and styles of dance. TRANSCRIPT OK, anybody can dance, right? I mean, when you're out and about groovin' to a beat, you are dancing and everybody else is...
Dance - Write About It Worksheet for Google Docs
Dance - Write About It Worksheet for Google Docs

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INSTRUCTIONS: Click on the link above to access the Google Docs document. You can go under File and select "Make a Copy" to add to your own Google Drive or "Print." In Be a Dance Critic, take a closer...