The as-Sayf dance group offers an exciting and varied performance with dances from the Middle East and North Africa. On the repertoire you can find everything from the Classical Oriental Dance, known by the popular name "belly dance", to traditional dances with roots in the Arabic culture. The group performs at theaters, museums, schools and libraries as well as at private parties, company events, festivals etc.
The US Swing Dance Server Home Page. This site is rated among the top 5% of all Web sites by Point Survey.
Dance Plus is a ballroom dance supply company that sells strict-time ballroom dance CDs from all over the world to dancers everywhere. We are a Canadian company with the majority of our customers living in North America. We have created this site to inform people about the variety of ballroom dance music that is available to suit every dancer's taste.
Contact Improvisation What are the "mere facts" about it? It is usually done as a duet (but sometimes done solo, or in larger groups). Often silent, dancers are as likely to be on the floor as upright, sometimes even flying on someone's shoulders. The single best place to find out more, short of just doing it, is in the pages of Contact Quarterly, a magazine that covers contact and the extended family of new dance.
The Dancer believes that his art has something to say which cannot be expressed in words or in any other way than by dancing...." You can choose from various sites: The Photo Gallery, The Ballets Russes, The Paris Opera Ballet, The British Royal Ballet, main French, German and American companies as well as lists of ballets, dancers and choreographers.
The "Dancers Information Link" is a place for dancers to come to find info on what dancing is offered in the Sacramento, Reno and Bay Areas. Also, provides some National information as well.
DANCLINK offers a variety of unique services for singles and couples looking for more fun and excitement out of life, who would like to meet other quality people and want the enjoyment of dancing, dating, parties, and a lot more? Danclink is your one stop shop for all of your entertainment needs.
Flamenco consists of three elements: singing ("cante"), guitar playing ("toque") and dancing ("baile"). Most people agree that cante is the central element, contrary to popular views stemming from shows with a strong emphasis on baile or from flamenco guitar concerts. Another popular misconception is that flamenco is one style- actually, flamenco is a general term for some 30 to 50 forms, only part of which are danceable: Soleares, Siguiriyas, Bulerias, Alegrias, Tientos,....to name just a few.
A dance phenomenon as unique as San Francisco. Belly dance is both a celebration of the female spirit and a physical display of the strength and beauty of women. Its roots can be traced back to the rituals of past matriarchal cultures and to the secular entertainments that evolved as the gypsies traveled through India, Central Asia, the Middle East, North Africa and Spain. With these traditions in mind, Carolena Nericcio created FatChanceBellyDance in 1987.
Directed by Frances Hawkins and governed by the International Christian Center for the Performing Arts. The page also contains an online studio information desk and links to other Ballet and Dance sites.
Comprehensive event calendar of upcoming dance performances including ballet, classical, folk, jazz, Cuban and much more. Browsers are invited to provide information on additional scheduled performances.
The Ithaca Swing Dance Network (ISDN) is a voluntary organization of swing dance fans who participate in and coordinate dance events in the Ithaca, NY area.
National Ballet of Canada is the nation's premier dance company and ranks as one of the world's top international dance companies.
Clogging is a type of dance claiming many origins. It continues to be a source of fun and socializing for our members and many cloggers throughout the world. Our team traditions originated in the Appalachian mountains. People got together, dancing for hours on end with each other and by themselves. Clogging itself is characterized by the footwork (often done in leather-soled shoes and, in many places, with one of many types of metal or wood taps on the balls, heels, or both). Again, although clogging in general has many different definitions within the US, the origin of Southern Appalachian Traditional clogging is basically the culture mentioned in its namesake. Today, we have "precision" clogging with particular steps done in particular sequences. However, traditional "freestyle" clogging still exists in the form of individual as well as group dances.
The International Ballet Competition has established itself as one of the world's premier dance competitions.
This site is dedicated to partner dancing. This includes ballroom, country-western, salsa, and swing, among others. This page is highlighted by a calendar of dance events, places to dance, and dance teachers. It does not cover Contra, International Folk, English Folk, Scottish Country, and other types of dancing which are done in groups.
Riverdance--The Show, a popular culture hard-shoe dance, performed in The Pointin Dublin by Michael Flatley and Jean Butler.
Home Page for Roberto Lorenz, a flamenco guitarist with Information on the group "Flamenco Puro" and hyperlinks to other flamenco sites.
Long Beach, CA, US This page contains information about the SambaLa Samba School, a nonprofit organization, which provides a Brazilian night club, social club and cultural center and also offers samba carnival shows and classes in samba, lambada and Portuguese.
A guide to Lindy Hop, Jitterbug, West Coast Swing, Carolina Shag, Hustle, and D.C. Hand Dancing in the Metropolitan Washington Area.
Discover this Chicago dance company with a style that fuses elements of modern, ballet and jazz dance. The site includes photographs of the company in action.
Access the theaters of virtual reality, imagination and history. It is one of the few places in the universe where Maria Tallchief dances opposite Nijinski and Romeo and Juliet may be performed without rag-doll props.