stage dancing

Definitions of stage dancing

n a show involving artistic dancing

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ballet, concert dance
a theatrical representation of a story that is performed to music by trained dancers
modern dance
a style of theatrical dancing that is not as restricted as classical ballet; movements are expressive of feelings
apache dance
a violent fast dance in French vaudeville (an apache is a member of the French underworld)
belly dance, belly dancing, danse du ventre
a Middle Eastern dance in which the dancer makes sensuous movements of the hips and abdomen
a Spanish dance in triple time accompanied by guitar and castanets
a strutting dance based on a march; was performed in minstrel shows; originated as a competition among Black dancers to win a cake
a high-kicking dance of French origin performed by a female chorus line
nude dancing
erotic dancing with little or no clothing
classical ballet
a style of ballet based on precise conventional steps performed with graceful and flowing movements
modern ballet
a style of ballet that admits a wider variety of movements
comedy ballet
a ballet that stresses the drama with features of comedy
fan dance
a solo dance in which large fans are manipulated to suggest or reveal nakedness
strip, strip show, striptease
a form of erotic entertainment in which a dancer gradually undresses to music
bubble dance
a solo dance similar to a fan dance except large balloons are used instead of fans
interpretative dance, interpretative dancing, interpretive dance, interpretive dancing
a form of modern dance in which the dancer's movements depict an emotion or tell a story
Type of:
dance, dancing, saltation, terpsichore
taking a series of rhythmical steps (and movements) in time to music
a social event involving a public performance or entertainment

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