Dance 101
Ballet Terminology
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A dance performed by oneself is called a...?

solo

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When the foot is placed next to the knee it is called?

Passe'

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What style of dance has metal plates at the bottom of the shoes?

Tap

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Who choreographed the original renegade dance on Tik Tok?

Jalaiah Harmon
50

_______ is the process of spontaneously creating movement.

Improv

50

Pointe is the style of Ballet on your toes?

True

100

A performance that uses song and dance from Broadway shows would be in the _______ category

Musical Theater


100

"To Rise" means to do what?

Releve

100

What dance style has french and italian roots?

Ballet

100

Stand up and Do the Saucy Santana dance to a song of Ms. Peoples choice

100

This extremely famous dance move that emulates the illusion of walking backwards and was first performed by a famous pop icon. 

Moonwalk

100

A pirouette can be done in parallel or turned out position 

True

200

What do you call a person who creates a dance?

Choreographer

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What is the word called "to bend"


Plie

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What compeition style of dance requires heightened flexibililty?

Acro

200

Name someone who became Tik Tok famous due to dancing.

ex. Charli D'Amelio, Addison Rae, etc.

200

What do you call an object used in a dance to help tell the story

Prop

200

It is common for professional athletes take ballet class as a part of their athletic training.

true

300

While waiting on the side of the stage to perform you have to stand in the _____?

Wings

300

What term means "to stretch"

Tendu

300

Popularized during the big band era, this type of dance has roots in African juba and traditional Irish jig dances.


Jazz

300

What was the first Doja Cat song to be made popular with a dance on Tik Tok?

Say So

300

There are a lot of misconceptions about dance. Name two of them?

300

To become more flexible you should stretch until it hurts

false

400

How do dancers count music?

In eight counts 
400

To jump

Saute

400

What is a euro centric style of dance that requires dancers to be barefooted and perform "grounded" movement.

Modern

400

Do the Tik Tok dance Savage - ft Beyonce

400

What is the movie with Dancing and Singing Penguins?

Happy Feet

400

Dance is an olympic sport

False

500
When a person teaches you movement for a dance, the movement is called...?

Choreography

500
How many positions are there in Ballet?

Five

500

What is a style of street dance that involves toprock, downrock, powermoves, and freezes? In the category of Hip Hop.

Breakdancing

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Stand up and Do the Renegade dance 

500

She became the first African-American woman to be promoted to principal dancer in ABT's 75-year history.

Misty Copeland

500

Modern dance is a style of hip hop.

False

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