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Modern dance


Modern dance

The term "Modern Dance" generally encompass to 20th century ballroom dances; modern dance originated in Europe, by 1930 The United States had become the center for dance experimentation.
Particularly, in Europe, early modern dance or free movement dance is now classified as contemporary dance, a genre that includes the work of Rudolf Laban, Merce Cunningham, Martha Graham. Though those studying contemporary dance learn a technical theme as for anything else, the choreography seen in presentation is very varied and usually can not be identified as any precise dance form, even though other dance forms can often influence much of the movement.

From its beginning the choreographers this dance is complete of mystery, you never know what to expect from the performer, every performer and performance is not the same, consequently, exciting curiosity or wonder is not gone leave you until the end of the performance.

Modern dance, having started as a response against ballet, is possibly more easily defined by what it is not than by what it is, and it is frequently defined in contrast to ballet.