Swing dance is a group of dances that developed with the swing style of jazz music in the s—s, with the origins of each dance predating the popular " swing era ". During the swing era, there were hundreds of styles of swing dancing, but those that have survived beyond that era include: Lindy Hop , Balboa , Collegiate Shag , and Charleston. Somewhat surprisingly, "swing dance" was not commonly used to identify a group of dances until the latter half of the 20th century. Historically, the term "Swing" referred to the style of jazz music, which inspired the evolution of the dance.
Did you know at one time in history the Waltz was considered scandalous? Today, our view of this dance is far from scandalous. MTV and other music video stations have surely outdone the waltz. However, the development of Waltz type dances dates back even further. The Waltz was highly criticized as being sinful and immoral because people were required to dance in a close position. Before the Waltz, people danced around each other, but never touched.
Outside the silly world of "Footloose," the world's "only pure art form," in the words of a wise cartoon beagle , inspires intense legislation, black-market lechery, and even murder. In the wake of the news that Japan will finally lift its more than year ban on public dancing next year, we've compiled a brief anthology of other countries where dance is a crime. Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you. Of late, celebrity drug scandals and youth violence have led to numerous late-night raids, as the law has surged back into enforcement. No matter; a petition with thousands of signatures led to the historic decision last month to repeal the dreaded dance ban.
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