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Flashcards in Dance Deck (45):
1

Andalusian (Gypsy) Dance

Flamenco (Spanish Romani)

2

Argentine (Seductive) Dance

Tango

3

English-Irish Dance

Jib

4

Bohemian Dance

Polka

5

Brazilian Dance

Lambada and Samba

6

Cuban Line Dance

Conga

7

Southern Louisiana Dance Music

Zydeco

8

Polish National Dance

mAZURKA

9

Spanish Dance with One Hand Over Head

Bolero

10

Spanish Dance with Castanets

Fandango

11

Italian Dance

Tarantella

12

Tango Relative

Mambo

13

"Vulgar" French Dance

Can Can

14

Court Dance of Louis XIV

Minuet

15

3/4 Time Viennese Dance

Waltz

16

19402-50s Jive Dance

Jitterbug

17

Sailor's Dance

Hornpipe

18

Igor Stravinsky Puppet Ballet

Petrushka

19

Stravinsky Ballet That Cause Riot at the Premier

Rite of Spring

20

Stravinsky Ball of a Magical Bird

Firebird

21

Peter Tchaikovsky Christmas Ballet

The Nutcracker

22

Other Tchaikovsky Ballets

Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty

23

Russian Ballet Company (1909-1929)

Ballet Russes

24

Noted Fan Dancer

Sally Rand

25

Moscow Square Ballet Theater

Bolshoi

26

British Ballet Theater

Royal Ballet

27

George Balanchine established this theater in the US

NYC Ballet

28

Theater Baryshnikov Directed from 1980-89

American Ballet Theater

29

Defected from the Bolshoi in 1974

Rudmikhail Baryshnikov (Misha)

30

West Side Story and Fiddler on the Roof Choreographer

Jerome Robbins

31

Classic 1948 Ballet Film

The Red Shoes

32

Singin' in the Rain Dancer and Choreographer

Gene Kelly

33

Chicago Ballet Founder

Maria Tallchief - first major US prima ballerina (native American)

34

American Dance Theater Founder

Alvin Ailey

35

Moscow School of Dance Founder

Isadora Duncan (died when her scarf got caught in an auto tire)

36

Maria Tallchief's Husband

George Balanchine (co-founded New York City Ballet (NYCB) and remained its balletmaster for more than 35 years

37

Tap Dancer who Danced with Shirley Temple

Bill "Bojangles" Robinson

38

Famous Burlesque Stripper

Gypsy Rose Lee

39

Top Had and the Gay Divorcee Dancer

Fred Astaire

40

Radio City Music Hall Dancers

Rockettes

41

Number of Classical Ballet Positions

5

42

Ballet Move Bending at the Knew

Plie

43

Black, St. Louis-Born Dancer who Lived in France

Josephine Baker (Civil Rights)

44

Ballet Move Extending One Leg 90 Degrees

Arabesque

45

Ballet Dance for Two

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