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Arts Toolkit: Dance Video Clips

Dancing Through Time


KET Distance Learning Instructor Elizabeth Jewell traces important developments in dance from earliest cultures to contemporary times. The video expands upon the highlights noted on the Dancing Through Time poster included in the Dance Arts Toolkit and addresses these periods: Ancient and Tribal Dance, Greece and Rome, The Middle Ages, Strange Turns in Dance, Renaissance Dance, Baroque Dance, The Golden Age of Ballet, Early American Dance, The Ballet Russe, Modern Dance, The Jazz Age, and Contemporary Dance.

Suggested Uses:

  • To build your own knowledge of dance history.
  • To give students an overview of major dance periods and styles.
  • Use segments in conjunction with study of specific styles and periods.

For more information:

(These links may leave the Arts Toolkit.)

See the History and Styles section of the Dance Arts Toolkit binder.


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