World Dance Heritage Research Centre

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Types of Dance

Moroccan Shikhat – Dance Heritage

Following a series of workshops in Morocco with the UK based Moroccan dancer Nawarra, I have become aware of a genre of Moroccan dance, the performers of which …

Watching Dance Performances of Various Genres

In this post I am going to write from the point of view of an audience member, rather than as a dancer. Many of you already know that different dance genres …

Morris Dance – Traditional English Folk Dance and Heritage

I love travelling, experiencing different cultures and in particular watching local dance performances. Last year I went to see the World Conker …

Bharathanatyam – Classical Indian Dance Forms

Bharathanatyam is a type of classical Indian dance, which is based on very old traditions and it is nowadays performed all over the world mostly by people of …

What is the Difference Between Jazz Dance and Contemporary Dance

– Article written by Valeria Lo Iacono For anyone who has ever practised these two dance genres or has some involvement with them, the answer may be …

The Reasons Why I Love Belly Dance

There are countless dance forms in the world and they are all beautiful and interesting. However, each dancer has his/her favourite genre depending on taste, …

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