• Classical Dance Styles


    The gavotte is a traditional French dance whose name is taken from a folk dance of the Gavot, who were the people living in the Pays de Gap region in

  • Classical Dance Styles


    The polonaise is a dance which first originated in Poland, with the name 'polonaise' being the French word for Polish. The dance has a rhythm that is

  • Famous Dancers

    Fred Astaire

    One of the most well-known dancers who regularly appeared in American movies, Fred Astaire, was born on the 10th of May, 1899, in Omaha, Nebraska. Alt

  • Famous Dancers

    Mikhail Baryshnikov

    Russian born Mikhail Baryshnikov is a dancer, choreographer, and actor. He is regularly cited, alongside Vaslav Nijinsky, Rudolf Nureyev, and Vladimir

  • Modern Dance Styles

    Broadway Dancing

    Broadway dancing is known as a style of jazz dance which has become popularised by both Broadway musicals and musical theatre across the world. The me