Glossary

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Improvisation

Adage

A slow section of a pas de deux consisting of slow, controlled movements that highlight balance, extension and poise.

Adagio

A dance to slow music. Also, in ballet, part of a classical pas de deux.

Allegro

A dance with a fast or moderately fast tempo. A part of a ballet comprised of fast turning or jumping, particularly beaten steps. It is often follows the adagio.

Arabesque

A dance position in which a dancer stands on one leg, whether straight or bent, with the other leg extended to the back at 90 degrees.

Axel

A tuck jump that turns outward, leaping from and landing on the same foot.

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