In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1claque masculinetap masculine Mexico
1bailar claquébailar tap Mexicohacer zapateo americano Southern Cone
- Before she was grown, she would take up flute, violin, ballet, ice-skating, tap dance and French, and she would skip the first and seventh grades.
- New York City's Second Annual Tap Festival, held July 8-14, creates a highly visible home for tap dance.
- His wife and daughter both taught tap dance as well as ballet.
- This time, the ensemble will not review Russian and Latin classics but show the audience new material like Spanish Flamenco dance and Irish tap dance.
- But that is closely followed by a whirling tap dance by the actor who twirls chairs and leaps on bars with fantastic agility.
- Remember that all jazz dance is essentially social dance set to jazz or jazz-influenced music, and that tap dance is a crucial part of the jazz dance scene, although it would not normally be taught by a jazz dance teacher.
- Tap is another excellent way to build enthusiasm for dance; many boys know Fred Astaire or Gene Kelly and relate tap dance to their success.
- Hitting precise aggressive rhythm patterns with percussive attacks, his dynamic technique and lengthy performances reflected his dedication to tap dance.
- There you have a basic beginning, tap dance continued to grow alongside the music that it was danced to.
- Meanwhile, he performed an impromptu tap dance which drew great applause and hoots of appreciation from the audience.
- Remember, though, that they are looking for talent so it can be absolutely anything from a tap dance to the whistling of a tune.
- As part of the program's commitment to a broad range of styles, the children were taught a tap dance to perform at one of the concerts.
- Dorothy Kloss, 81 and in her 10th season with the Follies, was teaching tap dance in Pasadena and babysitting her grandchildren after a long career headlining in nightclubs and theaters.
- She studied acting at New York and received training in ballet, jazz and tap dance at Norfolk Civic Ballet, Old Dominion University and at HB Studios.
- So I learned all kinds of dance - hip hop, tap dance and jazz by watching videos and television.
- How was it that he'd persuaded me with a simple tap dance like that?
- And when she executes a tap-dance while seated at her stenographer's desk, in one of Rob Ashford's wittier pieces of choreography, she makes it look effortlessly elegant.
- But most special is that she is combining Brazilian music with American tap dance and she is maintaining the integrity of both.
- He'll use tap-dance or mimic the jumping, flickering images from TV video clips, or he'll tell the story of Michelangelo's David - still inside its block of marble.
- He was a national tap dance champion before switching to ballet at 17.
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