Dance as Non-Verbal Communication in Applied Dance Introduction: In this article I will be looking at Dr. Judith Hanna’s theory of dance as non-verbal communication, and apply it to teaching methods of dance. I am… Read more.
Introduction The subject of discrimination towards Asians and Arabs in the media as defined by Dr. Edward Said’s groundbreaking book “Orientalism” in 1978 and American bellydancing has been discussed at length since 911 happened in America. The… Read more.
The Egyptian Dance Formula: The Symbiotic relationship between Classical Egyptian Music and Dance “In my opinion, dancing is like drumming, like playing ney flute, or like playing piano, or like playing the oud, qanoon,… Read more.
“The Dance around the Dance”“(Ballet) Dance is about the position of the body in space in relationship to the music and to the architecture of the stage” ~Professor Michael Vernon, Chair of the IU Ballet… Read more.
There aren’t many Arab dance ethnographies in ethnomusicology, and this one in particular is important for Arab dancers to understand. I wrote this in 2011. A Trade Like Any Other By Karin Van Nieuwkerk Introduction:… Read more.