Dance Viewing Guide Title: ______________________________________ Choreographer: _________________________________ Date: ________ Place: ______________Performers: _______________________________________________ Style/Context: _____________________________________________________________________________ What is the purpose of this dance? (Ceremonial, Social/Recreational or Artistic) Why? Highlights: (draw 4 scenes) Plot Summary: Elements: (Identify, Describe, and Explain for each element) Space (Pathway, Level, etc.) Time (Rhythm, Duration, Tempo) Force/Dynamics Costumes/Props/etc. Dance Questions What emotions does this dance convey? How does it get those emotions across to the audience? What is the relationship between the music and the dance? What visual art elements (line, color, texture, shape, etc.) are utilized in this performance? Does this dance accomplish the purpose successfully? Why or why not? What does this dance tell you about the culture that created it?