Dance Quotes (816 quotes)
How do you describe someone dancing?
O body swayed to music, O brightening glance, How can we know the dancer from the dance? How do you tell a person in another place or time what a dance looks like, and how it should be performed? You could use words, describing, second by second, the movements made by every dancer on stage—but inaccuracies would creep in. As an algebraic vector? The problem is that a dance is read by a human, not a machine.
This quote is attributed to American dancer and choreographer Martha Graham. But what words can we use to talk about dance? A dance can be slow and sensual , beautiful , and intimate. Zouk is a good example of this, as the couple are close to each other and they dance beautiful, fluid figures. A dance can be sexy , wild , emotional , hypnotic , fun , smooth and elegant. A dance which has lots of detail to it or is complicated can be intricate or complex.
Dance is an art which is generally related to the movement of the body. It can even be used as a form of expression or social interaction. Professional dance companies provide specialized trainings and programs for students who are interested in learning this art. Students even have the option of learning the variety of dance forms in privately owned dance studios. They can even choose from the wide variety of classical, western or folk dance as per their interest. Bollywood dancing as we all know is a commercial name for modern Indian dance. It is a way to express your thoughts and feelings through the graceful movements of our body.