Why is design important in dance?

Set design and lighting (or their absence) can help to frame the choreography and to define the space in which it appears. The space in which a dance occurs has, in fact, a crucial influence on the way movement is perceived.

What is a characteristic of a good dance?

As well as strength and mobility, a good dancer must also possess great coordination (the ability to work different parts of the body together), a highly developed kinesthetic awareness (in order to know and control the position and state of the body), control over weight and balance in motion, a developed awareness of

What is the message of dance?

Dancing instigates affective transformations, changing mental structures and spatial meanings (Brabazon, 1998). In other words, dancing may change moods, serve as a force of attraction, and influence perception, all through physical movements and nonverbal communication (Brabazon, 1998; Oseroff-Varnell, 1998).

Do you think that lighting design costumes sets props and scenery are important to a dance or dance concert?

Set, costume, and lighting design are important in narrative as well as formal dance in helping the audience maintain the special attention that theatre demands.

What costume do they wear when dancing?

ballet costume, clothing designed to allow dancers freedom of movement while at the same time enhancing the visual effect of dance movements—for example, the ballerina’s tutu, a multilayered skirt that creates an impression of lightness and flight.



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