modern dance


modern dance

modern dance nom féminin (anglais modern dance, danse moderne) Forme contemporaine prise par la danse traditionnelle, caractérisée par une expression et des mouvements plus libres.

modern dance
n. f. Danse contemporaine, issue de la danse classique.

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  • modern dance — a form of contemporary theatrical and concert dance employing a special technique for developing the use of the entire body in movements expressive of abstract ideas. [1910 15] * * * Theatrical dance that developed in the U.S. and Europe in the… …   Universalium

  • modern dance —    The wide spectrum of modern and postmodern dance on offer in the UK at the end of the twentieth century had its genesis in the 1960s, when small groups of people dissatisfied with ballet began to look for a new way of moving, a new aesthetic,… …   Encyclopedia of contemporary British culture

  • modern dance — noun a style of theatrical dancing that is not as restricted as classical ballet; movements are expressive of feelings • Hypernyms: ↑stage dancing, ↑choreography • Hyponyms: ↑interpretive dance, ↑interpretive dancing, ↑interpretative dance, ↑i …   Useful english dictionary

  • Modern Dance — Mo|dern Dance [ mɔdən dɑ:ns] der; <aus gleichbed. engl. amerik. modern dance> amerik. Form des Ausdruckstanzes …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

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  • modern dance — form of artistic dance that grew in the West out of an opposition to classical ballet …   English contemporary dictionary

  • modern dance — /mɒdn ˈdæns/ (say modn dans) noun a form of dance originating in ballet and incorporating many of its movements, but disregarding some of its conventions …   Australian English dictionary


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