How And WHY DOES A BALLERINA TELL A STORY WHILE DANCING? By: Ashlee Duncan
How do dancers relate and pick music? • The way ballerinas pick their music is they choose the one that best explains the story. • The way they relate to the music is the story. When they pick music they see which one relates best to the story, so they relate the music to the story.
What are some stories ballerinas in the past have told? • Swan Lake • Nutcracker • Lord of the Dance • River Dance • Feet of Flames • And many more!
A video CLIP OF an act in the Swan lake! http://www.google.com/search?tbm=vid&hl=en&source=hp&q=swan+lake+ballet+dream+scene&gbv=2&oq=swan+lake+ballet+dream+scene&aq=f&aqi=&aql=&gs_sm=3&gs_upl=1485l22062l0l22406l39l38l2l20l1l1l704l3783l4-3.3.1l7l0&safe=active
What are some names of European famous dancers? • Marie Anne de Cupis de Camargo, who started dancing in 1726. • Marie Sallé who started dancing in the 1720s also. • These Were the most famous Ballet dancers.
Marie Anne de Cupis de Camargo This is Marie Camargo, “her extraordinary ballet technique truly amazed Parisians.”
Marie Sallé This is Marie Sallé, her success on stage gave her a chance to study in the Académie Royale de Danse, which was the first Dance institute.
What are some ways people know what ballerinas are trying to tell them? The way people know is by the music and Play you are trying to see. Then the way their face looks like. If it looks sad, happy, mad, scared, etc.