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The history of tap dance covers the modern evolution of dance, starting with the mid-1800s when African-American influence started changing the modern scene of dance to eventually managing to reach incredible heights of popularity. Learn more about history of tap dance
Traditional folk dances rarely manage to become so famous that they are danced casually and professionally all around the world, but Polka is a clear exception to that rule. Learn more about its history and many other information.
Line dance represents one of the most communal and fun modern dances, often danced during celebrations and in dance halls. Originating from the 1950s and receiving a big boost during the height of disco era, line dance can easily be found today all around the world.
Ghost Dance was originally used as a religious and spiritual dance. Along the popular Sun Dance that was practiced by the tribes of the Plains Indians in US and Canada, Ghost Dance remains remembered today as a unique modern dance that was introduced during times of the greatest hardships of the Native Americans.