General Dance Terms and knowledge

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  • Created on: 21-06-16 18:39

1. How can you improve your allignment?

  • (7)Exercises such as lunges making sure the kness go over the toes
  • (4,Arm exercises focusing on keeping the shoulders down and extending through the fingers
  • (3) Numbers four, six, two and five
  • (2)Exercises such as plies and tendues in parallel, first and second position making sure the knees go over the toes
  • (1)Yoga
  • (5) Numbers four, two, one and seven
  • (6) Exercises such as squats making sure the knees do not go over the toes
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2. How can you ensure saftey in a place were you are going to be dancing ?

  • Appopriate dress
  • None of these
  • Checking for spillages/obstacles
  • Warming up and cooling down properly
  • Make sure the room is the right temprature
  • All of these
  • Checking the height of ceilings when performing lifts

3. Why is it important to cool down at the end of the dance class?

  • Only prevents lactic acid build up
  • Prevents the pooling of blood
  • All of these
  • Reduces stiffness/Soreness
  • Precents the build up of lactic acid which cuases muscle pain
  • It is a fun thing to do

4. What different rehersal techniques can you use to improve a rehersal/performance

  • Video filiming and self assessment
  • Some of these
  • Rehearsing with and without music
  • Teacher feedback
  • All of these
  • Most of these
  • Breaking down movement sequences
  • Looking at other peoples work
  • Getting some rest
  • Peer Feedback

5. Why is emphasis important in a performance ?

  • It engages the audience and directs attention to specific lighting
  • It engages the audience and directs attention to specific movements
  • It dis-engages the audience and directs attention to unspecific movements


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