The History of Highland Dancing

Perhaps nothing captures the spirit of Scottish culture better than the sight of Highland dancing being performed at some Highland gathering in some far flung corner of the world. This sophisticated form of national dancing has been spread by Scottish migrants across the world and competitions are now regularly organised in Australia, Canada, South Africa, […]

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CONTEMPORARY DANCE HISTORY

I’ll use the expression ‘contemporary dance history’ to talk about figures, choreographic productions or related facts occurred in western culture between the 1950s and the present time (around 2010). Though, it is important to keep in mind that this expression is used in a popular way to gather many different (really really different) choreographic practices, […]

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